Water sports

On the water

Rent a boat, go surfing or supping and sail up to the lake from our campsite!


Camping d’Hof is ideally located on the lake Bovenwiede. You enter the water from the campsite. Ideal for real water lovers. And also for the quiet enjoyers among us.

Surfing school

Surfing school. Sophisticated teaching methods by an experienced instructor. Directly from the surf beach onto the lake! You will soon learn the basics of windsurfing. Nice outing for family, bachelor party or company outing (team building).

Basic windsurfing course
3 hours

Basic windsurfing (incl. Wetsuits / shoes). You can shower afterwards.

€ 60,- pp (min. 4 participants)

Rent a canoe with us

Take a beautiful nature tour through Giethoorn and Weerribben-Wieden National Park or make a beautiful multi-day trip and book a hiker's cabin, tent pitch or B&B. Camping d’Hof is the ideal departure point for canoe groups. The campsite is included in various canoe routes.

per hour / per day
€ 7,50 / € 25
Canadian Canoe
per hour / per day
€ 10 / € 35

Electric boat for our guests

Enjoy cruising the canals in beautiful Giethoorn. We have electric boats for rent for our guests for up to 6 people. We also rent windsurf boards, stand up paddle (SUP) boards, kayaking and Canadian canoes.

Ideal for schools

Located directly on the beach on the lake and in the middle of the Weerribben-Wieden National Park are the camping fields for tents. From the tent a beautiful view over the Bovenwiede. The water offers something for everyone. Also very suitable for groups.

School packages

A fun sporting activity with the class: an introductory windsurfing course of 2 hours. The surf school has excellent accommodation located in the center of Giethoorn on the shallow Bovenwiede. The students are received in the farm "Koestal". All courses include the following: surf equipment, surf suit, surf shoes and professional instruction!

€ 25,- pp (min. 10 persons)


Supping is Stand Up Paddle Boarding. A fun, hip, healthy way to discover Giethoorn. And easy to do for everyone! Take a sporty approach to water in the beautiful Weerribben & Wieden nature reserve. It is a very fun activity for groups. A program consists of approximately two hours: Changing into wetsuits, possibly a brief instruction and then making a trip independently through Giethoorn and the nature reserve.

Stand Up Paddle
paddle and board

2 hours € 25,- / dayrate € 35,-

€ 20,-
Sup package
10 persons or more - p.p.
€ 22,50
Inflable SUP board for multi-day rental
Per day (including wetsuit + shoes € 45)
€ 35,-

SUP Clinic

Clinic basic techniques SUP

from 3 persons / duration 1.5 hours per person (including instructor)

€ 20,-
Guidance SUP instructor

Take a trip under the guidance of a certified SUP instructor per hour

€ 25,-