General information

Efteling Hotel

Corona Virus Update
Due to extended lockdown in the Netherlands, the Efteling Park, Efteling Hotel and Holiday Village Efteling Loonsche Land will be closed until 27 April 2021. The Holiday Village Efteling Bosrijk will remain open.

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About the Efteling Hotel

Want to know everything about the Efteling Hotel? Here you will find information on your stay, the facilities available and things for all of you to do.



The Efteling Hotel reception is open 24 hours a day. Present your reservation confirmation at the reception and we will check you in. The keys to your room are available from 3 p.m. Earlier access to your room is possible by arrangement and at a cost of € 10.00 per hour. If you do not expect to arrive until after 6 p.m., please inform the reception (tel. +31 (0)416 537 777).

Route descriptions

By car

You may set your navigation system to the following address:

Horst 31
5171 RA Kaatsheuvel


Only guests of the Efteling Hotel may park free of charge in the hotel car park. You may use the car park on all days of your stay. Special parking spaces are available for disabled guests. Charging stations are available at a fee for electric cars. You must bring your own charging cable.

Public transport

Efteling Hotel can easily be reached by public transport from anywhere in the Netherlands and Belgium. Find out which train or bus connection you need and plan your trip!

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Access to Efteling Park

As an overnight guest at Efteling Hotel you receive unlimited access to the Efteling theme park on every day of your stay (including the arrival and departure days). Furthermore, you have access to the Park half an hour earlier. The following attractions will already be open specially for you: Fata Morgana dark ride, family roller coaster Max & Moritz, Baron 1898, Kleuterhof children's playground, Vogel Rok indoor roller coaster in the dark, Carnaval Festival, Monsieur Cannibale spinning cauldrons, Avonturen Doolhof adventure maze, Villa Volta madhouse and Droomvlucht dark ride.

Inside the Efteling Hotel


A 24-hour reception is located in the hotel lobby. Our staff would be happy to assist you with checking in and out, making reservations and answering any questions you may have. A special children’s check-in desk is available for our smaller guests.

  • Restaurant reservations
  • Reservations for the Efteling Theatre
  • Bicycle hire
  • Wheelchair loan (€ 50.00 deposit)
  • Extra baby’s bed (€ 10.00 per night)
  • Extra bed (€ 20.00 per night if possible in your room)
  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry service

Food and drink in the Efteling Hotel

Start your day full of energy with a generous breakfast buffet, which is included with your stay. Feel like the king of the realm when you take lunch or dinner at restaurant ‘De Hoffelijke Heraut’. Discover the food and drink available in the Efteling Hotel and prepare yourself for a delectable visit!

Extra features in the Efteling Hotel

  • Restaurant ‘De Hoffelijke Heraut’
  • Bar ‘De Gelagkamer’
  • Atmospheric terrace with morning and evening sun
  • Play castle
  • Children’s lobby
  • Children’s check-in desk 
  • Souvenir shop
  • Wi-Fi throughout the hotel
  • Completely smoke-free 
  • Pets not allowed (with the exception of guide dogs)

As a guest of the Efteling Hotel, you may also make use of the facilities in Efteling Village Bosrijk holiday village, such as the ‘Badhuys’ swimming pool. A visit to the Badhuys is only possible by making a reservation via the Efteling app. You can book a time slot for the Badhuys up to 8 days before arrival and also during your stay.

Extras for guests of the Efteling Hotel

  • Admission to Efteling Park half an hour early
  • Free Souvenir Express*

* Your purchases in the park brought free of charge to the reception.

Something to celebrate?

Or are you just pleased you decided to stay at the Efteling Hotel? Make your stay even more festive with Fairytale Bubbles, a bouquet of flowers in your room or a cream cake! You may book these and other enchanting extras by calling +31 (0) 416 537 777.

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Payment and cancellation


It is possible to pay the full amount for overnight stays in the Efteling Hotel in one go or to pay a deposit. The down payment consists of 30% of the total price and can be made up to six weeks in advance. You must have paid the entire amount six weeks before the check-in date. You can pay the remaining amount via your Efteling account.


Of course, it is possible to cancel your booking. However, please be aware, that if you do, you may be charged a cancellation fee. You can read more about cancellations in our terms and conditions. To avoid incurring cancellation charges you can purchase a cancellation service which can be added during the booking process and costs €3.50 per person.

Disabled guests

The Efteling Hotel includes rooms that have been specially adapted for disabled visitors. A number of parking spaces are reserved for disabled guests and the hotel has two lifts. In addition, you can rent a wheelchair at the reception. 

Would you like to make use of the special facilities at Efteling Park for guests with disabilities? You can request a personal facilities card

Stay at the Efteling Hotel

Wake up in your own fairytale in one of the Efteling Hotel’s enchanting rooms.