Welcome on the internet-site of camping-site “De Grote Altena” at Oosterhout Gld.
Our camping-site is situated in the very heart of the Betuwe on the river de Waal at a stone’s throw distance from Arnhem and Nijmegen. Most camping-pitches are right on the water’s edge with a beautiful view of the river and shipping. Our camping-site is characterised by a quiet and friendly atmosphere. This is the reason why especially people seeking rest and quiet, lovers of nature, cyclists, walkers and senior citizens are very fond of our site.
We are members of KGC (Characteristic Green Camping-sites). ANWB and RECRON. Characteristic Green Camping-sites are highly qualified and must meet the standards set by ANWB and RECRON. KGC camping-sites have been carefully selected on the basis of their situation, quality and hospitality.
The camping-site is open from Saterday April 1st up to and incl. Sunday October 1st 2017.
If you want to go camping on camping-site De Grote Altena, you want to have quality and...More about Quality & comfort
At reception you can every day collect new bread and buy various morning papers. At reception you...More about Reception & service
Our camping-site has modern sanitary facilities (heated) which are in three toilet units, each provided with toilets,...More about Toilet & shower
At the camping-site there are both for young and old sufficient sports- and playing facilities available. In...More about Sports & games
Our camping site has a beautiful sand beach, where it is wonderful to be. As a matter...More about Beach & water
On the Waalterrace you can, while enjoying a nice drink and/or some nice food, enjoy the beautiful view...More about Food & drinks
Our camping-site is situated in the municipality of the Over-Betuwe between the villages of Oosterhout and Slijk-Ewijk, N.W. of Nijmegen (at abt. 6 km.). The camping-site is situated on the north bank of the river Waal, amid a scenery of slanting flood plains, meandering river dykes and picturesque dyke-dwellings. As a result of this unique situation (in the very heart of the Betuwe), our camping-site has excellent possibilities for cycle- and/or walking trips along the river dyke. Our camping-site is situated along a footpath, called the Linge-path, and the countrywide cycle network. This neighbourhood also offers excellent opportunities to go fishing in the river or to go hiking along the river.
An interesting and pleasant outing for the whole family is a city walk in the oldest city of the Netherlands, the Roman emperor's town Noviomagum (Nijmegen), maybe in combination with a short visit to Museum park Orientalis, the Africa Museum or the Valkhof museum. A nice alternative is a short walk along the Waalkade, with its numerous pubs and restaurants, or a visit to the Holland Casino. Nijmegen centre is abt. 6 km. from our camping site and is within easy reach via a new cycle-bridge. For young and old a daytrip to the Open-air museum or Burgers Zoo at Arnhem is also an event you will never forget. The two attraction parks visited by over 100.000 visitors a year is one of the most frequented attractions of the country. Arnhem centre is about 13 km. from our camping-site and within easy reach by car or public transport.