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2019
13
May
2019
Efteling – the fairytale theme park in the South of Holland – has announced that 4D theatre attraction PandaDroom will re-open with a new restaurant, a new 3D film and a new name; Fabula. PandaDroom was first opened in 2002 in collaboration with the ...
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04
April
2019
Efteling, the fairytale theme park in the south of Holland, will extend its opening hours from 13 April to 5 May giving visitors an additional two hours to explore the World of Wonders. From April 2019, the park, which is open all year round, will...
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22
March
2019
At the heart of Efteling Theme Park Resort in the South of Holland – the 30th fairytale in its Fairytale Forest is taking shape: The Six Swans.The castle structure, consisting of 29,000 kilos of steel, is now fully visible. In 1951, another castle wa...
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12
March
2019
Efteling, the theme park in the south of Holland, will start the preparations for the construction of new group accommodation in Holiday Village Efteling Bosrijk. Twelve new Woodland Houses will be built in pairs, each accommodating 12 people and add...
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21
February
2019
For two years from February 19, an Efteling tour boat will roam the Amsterdam canal network. With this new branding initiative, Efteling aims to tempt tourists who visit the Dutch capital to also make a day trip to the amusement park in Kaatsheuve...
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2018
19
December
2018
Efteling – the fairytale theme park in the south of Holland – has opened a new themed suite at the Efteling Hotel, which is located just a five minute walk from the park. The Raveleijn Suite is themed after Efteling’s popular park show, Raveleijn, wh...
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28
November
2018
In the heart of Efteling in the fairytale Forest the creation of The Six Swans, Efteling’s 30th fairytale, has started. This morning Fons Jurgens, Efteling’s president and CEO, together with Little Red Riding Hood, symbolically planted the first aste...
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22
October
2018
From 12 November 2018 to 31 January 2019, Efteling – the fairytale theme park in the south of Holland – will celebrate the 20th anniversary of its winter festival - Winter Efteling. For eleven weeks, the park will be transformed into a winter wonderl...
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03
October
2018
On Wednesday 26 September, Efteling Theme Park Resort was honoured to be presented with two accolades at the inaugural Park World Excellence Awards: ‘Large Theme Park of the Year’ and ‘Seasonal Event of the Year’ for Winter Efteling. ...
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25
September
2018
Efteling – the fairytale theme park in the south of Holland – is delighted to announce that the park will be welcoming a new fairytale in the park’s Fairytale Forest, due to open in autumn 2019.Based on the Brothers Grimm fairytale called ‘The Six Sw...
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18
September
2018
15 September 2018: Efteling´s 16th theatre production, which had its Opening Night this evening at the Efteling Theatre in Kaatsheuvel, is different to all previous shows at Efteling. ...
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01
August
2018
For those with pre-school age children looking for a break once the schools have returned or organised parents already looking for a half-term holiday Efteling is offering three-for-two nights on all bookings made between 10th September and 7th Octob...
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24
May
2018
On 25 May, Efteling – the fairytale theme park in the south of Holland – will launch an exclusive competition in collaboration with P&O Ferries ahead of Father’s Day, where one dad and his family will have the chance to win a holiday to the theme par...
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21
May
2018
Extended opening times across the summer at Efteling allow visitors to make the most of long days and warm evenings at Holland’s World of Wonders. ...
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15
May
2018
Efteling – the fairytale theme park in the south of Holland – is set to welcome a record number of UK visitors in May 2018 with a 74% YOY uplift ...
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24
April
2018
Efteling – the fairytale theme park in the south of Holland – is launching a new signature beer, made from hops grown on-site. 't Verdiende Loon, literally meaning ‘the deserved earnings’, is now exclusively available at Holiday Village Efteling Loon...
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17
April
2018
Efteling – the fairytale theme park in the south of Holland – has launched a new virtual experience on one of the park’s main attractions, the dark ride Droomvlucht, making the ride accessible to disabled visitors. For safety reasons, Droomvlucht was...
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09
April
2018
On 8 April, Efteling Imagineering Officer Olaf Vugts was awarded a Thea Award for Outstanding Achievement for the theme park’s newest attraction, Symbolica, at the Thea Awards Gala in Anaheim in California, United States. ...
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05
April
2018
Over Easter, family- and lifestyleblogger Suzanne Mensen from ‘Baby is the new Black’ stayed in the Efteling International Blog House as the first influencer. With her daughter and some friends, she left the Dutch capital Amsterdam, to find the magic...
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31
March
2018
As of today (31 March), Efteling visitors can once again enjoy a trip on the Python roller coaster with loops. Over just 12 weeks, the 37-year-old Efteling roller coaster has been almost entirely dismantled and reconstructed to complete the €4.5 mill...
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30
March
2018
Efteling wanted to use this joke to fool people for a while, and it did. Announcing something which is totally out of character for Efteling attracts attention. Safety is, of course, the Number 1 priority for Efteling. And the same goes for Maxi-Cosi...
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19
March
2018
In 2017, Efteling – the fairytale theme park in the south of Holland – welcomed over five million visitors, achieving a significant milestone of its vision for 2020. The theme park welcomed 5.18 million visitors in 2017, representing an 8.9% increase...
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28
February
2018
Spring in Efteling – the fairytale theme park in the south of Holland – marks the beginning of a new season with reopened rides, daily outdoor live shows and colourful spring flowers. ...
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12
February
2018
In September 2018, Efteling – the fairytale theme park in the south of Holland – will launch a new show called CARO directed by famous Dutch actor and director Stanley Burleson. Created for an international audience, CARO will be the first production...
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31
January
2018
In April and May 2018, Efteling will introduce its first 'Efteling International Blog House’. A Village House in Holiday Village Efteling Bosrijk will be taken over exclusively by bloggers and vloggers from Germany, France, Belgium, the UK and the N...
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25
January
2018
Efteling, the theme park in the south of Holland, has announced that it is submitting an application to expand by eight hectares and add a new attraction in 2020. The expansion is described in the draft development plan 'World of Efteling 2030' an...
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11
January
2018
Today (11 January) a major operation has begun at the Dutch theme park Efteling as the first parts of the track of the Python roller coaster are cut, as part of the ride’s renovation. The dismantling and rebuilding of the 36 year old Python will take...
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2017
20
December
2017
In spring 2018, Efteling's top attraction Dreamflight (Droomvlucht) will also be accessible for disabled visitors through virtual reality. At present, Droomvlucht is the only top attraction at the Dutch fairytale theme park that, for safety reasons, ...
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11
October
2017
From 13 November to 31 January 2018, Efteling in the south of Holland will be transformed into a winter world of twinkling lights, bonfires and snow-covered pine trees for its annual Winter Efteling. ...
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04
October
2017
Travel specialist agency, Lotus, has been appointed by Efteling Theme Park Resort to manage its PR and support the development of its social media channels in the UK. Following a three-way pitch, Lotus has been briefed to grow awareness of the popul...
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