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Wapen fan Fryslân

  • Warm and luxurious atmosphere
  • Stylish bar and seating area
  • Panoramic windows

With its 55 metres of length, the Wapen fan Fryslân is the largest two-master schooner on the Dutch waterways. In 1965 the sailing ship was launched as a cargo ship, transporting all kinds of freight throughout the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium. In 2003 the ship was completely transformed into a sailing passenger ship. On board of this marvellous ship you will immediately notice its warm and luxurious atmosphere. The Wapen fan Fryslân is owned and operated by Erik van Aken and is sailing the Frisian Sea Tour.

On the lower deck the Wapen van Fryslân offers a large lounge/restaurant with TV, which is characterized by its luxurious appearance and flexible furnishing. From here you can reach the large wheelhouse with a cosy and stylish bar and seating area. The panoramic windows offer a perfect all around view of the water. Wi-Fi is available. The afterdeck has an outdoor cafe with draught beer tap and a Jacuzzi and on the middle deck there are various sitting areas and there is room to enjoy a lovely meal outdoors to watch the scenery while sailing.

  • 12 Twin cabins / 8,5 m² – 91 sq.ft  (beds can be set together) 

The twelve identical twin cabins (8,5 m² – 91 sq.ft.), each with two separate single beds which can be set together and a  folding bed as a third bed which can be used if needed. In each cabin there is a bathroom with shower, toilet and basin. All cabins have ventilation, central heating and two portholes of which one can be opened. Furthermore, you will find a mini safe in each cabin.

Tours with this accommodation

Sail, Bike & Tulips

Sail, Bike & Tulips

  • Smell the tulips and hyacinths when cycling 
  • Feel freedom in the breeze while sailing across the Wadden Sea
  • Explore the historical cities of Alkmaar and Enkhuizen
  • Discovering traditional Dutch ways of life in the Zaanse Schans
  • If you like, Lend a hand during navigating and hoisting the sails

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