General information

Efteling Hotel

Update coronavirus

Efteling is adhering to RIVM (Dutch Health Authority) guidelines and we ask our visitors to follow them as well.
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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 (excluding overnight stays in July and August). The following attractions will already be open specially for you: Family roller coaster Max & Moritz, Kleuterhof children's playground, Vogel Rok indoor roller coaster in the dark, Carnaval Festival, Monsieur Cannibale spinning cauldrons, Villa Volta madhouse, Droomvlucht dark ride and Fata Morgana 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’
  • list item 3 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. To make use of the Badhuys you need to make a reservation, in advance, at reception - preferably by telephone on +31 (0) 416 287 610.

Extras for guests of the Efteling Hotel

  • Admission to Efteling Park half an hour early (excluding overnight stays in July and August)
  • 30% discount on a standard 9- or 18-hole green fee at Efteling Golf Park* 
  • Free Souvenir Express**


* If available, bookings at the reception or via +31 (0)416 537 777.

** 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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Of course, it's 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 'cancellation protection' which can be added during the booking process and costs just €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.

You may loan a wheelchair at the reception (deposit required) and collect a pass that entitles you to make use of the special facilities in Efteling Park. In order to receive a pass, you must have a valid doctor’s certificate (max. two years old), stating that you are unable to visit the park and/or its attractions without assistance.

Stay at the Efteling Hotel

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