It Foarhûs

Welcome to “It Foarhûs” a cottage in Friesland, the Netherlands.

Our cottage is situated in the heart of Friesland, one of the most northern provinces in the Netherlands. It is approximately a two hours drive from Amsterdam. The cottage is in the front section of an authentic Frisian farmhouse and is perfect for a well-deserved holiday in the Netherlands. Here you can enjoy the peace and quiet of Friesland as well as the great lakes, friendly people, Frisian culture and of course the world famous Frisian cows.

Sleeping in a Bedstede

A “bedstede” is a traditional Dutch closet-bed, commonly used in the 19th century. (Have a look at this wikipedia page for more information.) Our modernised and spacious two, double bedsteden will give you a traditional Frisian experience while offering a comfortable night’s rest.

You can rent our self-catering cottage for a weekend, mid-week or week. However long you’ll stay you can be assured of a relaxing and truly unique experience. Whether you’re looking for adventure or a haven of rest, you’ll find it at our cottage in Friesland.

Nearby our cottage and throughout Friesland you can find lots of exciting leisure activities such as sailing, cycling, walking, horse riding and ice skating in winter just to name a few. Check our location page for more information on what to do in the vicinity of our cottage.

We look forward to welcoming you at our cottage in the beautiful Dutch province of Friesland!


Two comfortable bedsteden, Central heating, WiFi, Parking, fruit trees to pick your own fruit. It Foarhûs offers everything for a unique stay, and more…


Have a look at our photos of the interior, garden and surroundings to see how your holiday in Friesland could look like. Click here for photos.


High- or low-season, a weekend, midweek or week; check the exact prices of a holiday in Friesland here. No surprises or hidden costs!


In our own garden and around Friesland there are plenty of things to do: Canoeing, cycling, walking and sailing. Read about our location here.

We enjoyed the luxury, nature, chickens and hospitality! Thanks for everything. 

Fam. van Roon