The children in the holiday park at the country estate of Ruighenrode can nicely play in the indoor kids playing paradise "Ruighland" in case the weather isn't very accomodating. There  a splendid indoor playing paradise has been placed, which is specially and entirely equipped in the style of a circus. There is plenty of entertainment for the young ones as well as for those who are feeling themselves still youthful. Already at the entrance the atmosphere of the circus is tangible and consequently in the "circustent" a superbig do-, play- and customers-challenge is awaiting all those kids who want to happily indulge their passions an their energy while facing this windfall! Everything is possible, such as rolling, gliding, climbing, turning, jumping and quite a lot more enjoyable challenges!!

The opening times of the Indoor Playing Paradise Ruighland are as follows:

Ouiside  the national holiday periods:

Monday up to and including thirsday - closed

Friday - open from 15.00 till 19,00 hours

Saturday and sunday - 12.00 till 19,00 hours

During the national holiday periods the playing paradise Ruighland is open at the same times as the recreation team.


Ruighland playing paradise
Country estate Ruighland playing paradise
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Enjoy miniature golf with the entire family. For only €3 per person, you can play miniature golf on the 18-hole miniature golf course of Resort De Achterhoek. Golf clubs for young and old can be picked up at reception where you will also be given miniature golf balls and an individual scoring form.


The new recreation team "Sportwijzer" has started during the Easter holidays on Resort De Achterhoeo, implementing a lot of funny and brand new activities. See you soon at Resort De Achterhoek!

Recreation pond

The country estate of Ruighenrode has a wonderful recreation pond, which is suitable for both young and old. Surrounded by tiny sand beaches and little grass fields , it's great to be here! Swimming is allowed and this also counts for going out boating. If you would like to go fishing, you'll have to go to one of the the special fishing spots.


Children can let themselves go in several large and small play grounds on the country estate of Ruighenrode. There are climbing frames and at the swimming pond a super-big air trampoline is situated.


During your holiday you can nicely entertain yourself while hitting a couple of balls on the tennis-court of the country estate of Ruighenrode.

Apenheul (Monkey-zoo)

The Apenheul is a wonderful zoo, provided with a lot of greenery, where every year about 500.000 people are enjoying an unforgettable day (are having the day of their life). But we have a lot more to offer! We have acquired a lot of assessment with regard to monkeys (apes). Many years of experience and study (examination) have produced a treasure of information.

Adventure park "Hellendoorn"

Adventure park "Hellendoorn" is a terrific (great) attraction park, which easily can stand a comparison with the "Efteling". There are more than 30 attractions and shows, among which the stunt shows of the world-famous Sky Pirates. Just come and see them if you dare!!

Cinema - Cinemajestic Zutphen

Taste the mystical ambiance of the Middle Ages in a varied  and abundant landscape. Relax in an environment which has kept it's own dialect and culture throughout the ages. Enjoy the extensive assortment in the shops and also enjoy yourself in the theatre of  Lochem or use the many fascilities on the country estate of Ruighenrode itself. This park is (has)  "an established name " in this region and that's not for nothing: it's offering you all the comfort and luxury you could only wish for (have dreamed of)!  

The "Megapret" ("Mega-fun")

The "Megapret" is the funniest family- playground in the "Achterhoek". In a rural environment, you'll find an indoor as well as an outdoor playground, which both are suitable for children from 0 up to and including 12 years old. Also for adults there's a lot to experience.

The "Waarbeek"

The "Waarbeek" in the town of Hengelo is a well-organized park for the young(er) kids. They are bound to excellently enjoy themselves a whole day long in the numerous attractions. And all this at an affordable (fixed) price.


JT Cinema's are progressive in the field of the quality of the shown movies, comfort, customer-orientation (-friendliness) , image and sound.