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Lovely and cozy cottage centrally located on the waterside in Friesland

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

A stay in cottage Marretour, that's life as a God in Friesland!

Lovely and cozy cottage right on the waterside in Uitwellingerga. The house has a large front and back yard with plenty of privacy and a private jetty on the water side. On the street side is a cozy terrace as well. The sun can by enjoyed on both terraces.

The ground floor has a living room, an open plan kitchen and toilet. The façade on the water side consists almost entirely of glass so you can enjoy the outside from within the cottage. All windows on the ground floor have awnings so the house is cool during the summer. The kitchen is fully equipped. The cottage is complemented with ample parking spaces.

On the upper floor there are 1 large bedroom with balcony and two smaller bedrooms. The bathroom has double sinks, a tub / shower and a toilet. On the west side of the cottage the bedrooms are equipped with sun canopies.

The house is in a nice neighborhood where residents are almost all water sports minded. Near the cottage is a natural pool witch a beach and play facilities for children. On the aerial photos 14 and 15 you can find the district in which the cottage is located on the top left, and at the background the lakes are located very near the cottage.

Uitwellingerga is close Sneek, shops, museums, theater, cinema, terraces, restaurants and other entertainment and the Sneekermeer lake district. There are many summer activities in Friesland such as Skûtsjesilen, Sneekweek, Fierljeppen, the Frisian Balloon Festival in Joure, the 11-city tour by boat / rowing / cycling / hiking, etc.

Uitwellingerga is centrally located in the Frisian lakes area and is a wonderful base for exploring Friesland.

Extras that can be arranged at extra cost:

Sailboat at the jetty

Dinghy at the jetty

Longboat at the jetty

30m2 (open wooden sailboat 7.5m) trip with skipper

Trip with convertible motorboat (13.5 m)

Grocery service

Cleaning service

More Details

Property Manager
Jelly Tuinstra
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, german, dutch
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2017

About Jelly Tuinstra

Raised in Friesland and as an avid sailor I am aware of the great locations and events Friesland has got to offer. I often assist guests of the Marretoer cottage in selecting activities during your holiday. After 30 years in the entertainment business I have changed my course to leasing the cottage and chartering with guest on the 13,5 meter convertible motorboat or offering guests a great sailing experience on my 75 year old wooden 30m2 yacht, which is also being sailed in races. As a true and hospitable Frisian I enjoy preparing the cottage for my guests to ensure a careless and amazing holiday.

Why Jelly Tuinstra chose De Friese Meren

The cottage has a warm and cozy ambiance. The cottage offers all possibilities to relax, play indoor or outdoor games and do sports. Direct acces to water and related sports gives an extra dimension to the cottage, and with possibilities to rent a boat and discover Friesland trough its elaborate network of lakes and canals from your holiday home is a great way to celebrate a holiday.

What makes this house unique

Great assets of the cottage a the large gardens an the proximity to the Frisian lakes, in which the cottage has a central location. The gardens offer privacy and a spring nearby offers a natural pool with a beach, where children can enjoy themselves. Near the cottage are several typical Frisian natural reserves that can be explored.


Uitwellingerga House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 1 king
    - 1 queen
    - 1 double
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Boat
  • Lawn / Garden
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Lovely and cozy cottage centrally located on the waterside in Friesland
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews

Stay near Sneek

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful vacation home sleeps 6 very comfortable! Beautiful Quiet neighborhood with a Hotel/Restaurant right up the street! Rent a boat if you can it's perfectly situated!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A very nice place for nice holiday

  • 5 of 5

We spent a very nice week in this house. The owner, Jelly, is very sympathic and she warmly welcome us. Her house is very comfortable and clean. The location is very calm and pleasant. I recommand this house for a family with 3 childrens. But take care of water just in front of the garden ! If I had something negative to add, I would say that one thing is missing in the house : a toaster for breakfast ! But It is a detail ! ;-) not very important.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Nathalie, Thanks a lot for your kind reaction!!! Good idea, a toaster in the house. I will take care of it. It was great having you and your family in the house! Warm regards, Jelly
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Een heerlijke plek aan het water dicht bij het Sneekermeer

  • 4 of 5


We hebben de pinksterdagen met 6 personen in je huis mogen verblijven. Het is een heerlijke plek aan het water dicht bij het Sneekermeer.

Prima kunnen zeilen, vissen, lezen en ook genieten van de rust.


  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Entspanntes Familienwochenende

  • 4 of 5

Wir hatten ein sehr schönes und entspanntes Familienwochenende . Vor allem die Polyvalken direkt vor der Haustür waren super und wir haben einen tollen Tag auf dem Sneeker Meer gehabt. Aber auch die beiden Terrassen wurden ausgiebig von uns genutzt.. Jelly hat uns sehr freundlich wilkommen geheissen und hat uns mit guten Tipp für unser Wochenende versorgt. Das einzige was wir im Haus vermisst haben war eine Tee/Kaffeekanne. Gerne kommen wir wieder.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Super idyllisch, einfach herrlich.

  • 5 of 5

Ein traumhaftes Haus in top Lage. Die Gegend ist sehr schön.

Wir hatten einen tollen Aufenthalt bei super Wetter.

Sehr netter Kontakt zur Vermieterin, sie hat uns herzlich empfangen.

Wir kommen gerne bei Gelegneheit wieder. Liebe Grüße

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Vielen Dank Monika! Es war ein großes Vergnügen, Sie zu empfangen. Ich hoffe, wir sehen uns wieder. Liebe Grüße aus Friesland, Jelly
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Traumhafter Wochenend-Kurzurlaub zu sechst

  • 5 of 5

- sehr freundlicher Empfang durch Jelly, die Besitzerin

- schon im Vorfeld sehr unkomplizierte Kommunikation und Organisation

- Haus in einem top Allgemeinzustand, sehr gemütlich eingerichtet und sehr gut ausgestattet

- Jelly kam uns unter anderem auch bei der Abreisezeit sehr entgegen

- ausreichend Platz für sechs Erwachsene und ein Baby

- sehr ruhige und freundliche Nachbarschaft

- war mit Sicherheit nicht unser letztes Mal

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Nearest Airport
86 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
St. Nicolaasga
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Joure - Sneek
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
71 Kilometres

In the neighborhood there is a tennis court and swimming pool. 5 km from Uitwellingerga find Sneek where a theater, many restaurants and terraces, shops, museums and other entertainment venues. Furthermore Uitwellingerga centrally located in the Frisian lake with numerous lakes and water sports such as sailing, water skiing, wakeboarding, sailing lessons, windsurfing, etc. The house has a private jetty. Through the owner of the house you can sail with skipper at 30m2 (open sailboat of 7.5 m or sail in a beautiful convertible motorboat 13.5 m). Friesland and has more natural beauty, such as the woods and the IJsselmeer. Everywhere are wonderful bike paths and ferries, so you too can discover Friesland by bike.


Rates & Availability

Uitwellingerga House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jun 2 2017 - Jun 29 2017
2 night minimum stay
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 6 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
Jul 7 2017 - Jul 13 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
Jul 14 2017 - Jul 20 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
Jul 21 2017 - Jul 27 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
Jul 28 2017 - Aug 3 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
Aug 4 2017 - Aug 10 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
Aug 11 2017 - Aug 17 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
Aug 18 2017 - Aug 24 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
Aug 25 2017 - Sep 3 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
Sep 4 2017 - Sep 24 2017
2 night minimum stay
Sep 25 2017 - Oct 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $272.37
Eindschoonmaak $81.71
Pet Fee $43.58
Stay tax $1.36 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 4 years.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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