Camping Meerwijck zwembad

Campsite Meerwijck

Kropswolde, Groningen, the Netherlands

  • Cozy campsite
  • Swimming, sailing and canoeing
  • Covered, heated swimming pool
  • Bouncy castle for kids
  • Free Game field
0 - 7 years

Very suitable for children
younger than 7 years old.

8 - 14 years

Very suitable for children
between 8 and 14 years old

14+ years

Less suitable for children
14 and up

Rent a tent at campsite Meerwijck

Welcome to 5-star campsite Meerwijck , located in a spectacular nature reserve on the Zuidlaardermeer. Here you can enjoy the surroundings, which includes the beach, the polders, the woods and the water. If you want to experience culture or spend a day shopping, then the city of Groningen is very close (about 20 km). Meerwijck is a unique location to spend your holiday. It is a very well maintained and cozy campsite with a marina in the beautiful province of Groningen.


Meerwijck campsite has many facilities and is suitable for everyone in the family. The campsite is on the Zuidlaardermeer where water lovers will feel in their element. On the Zuidlaardermeer there is plenty of opportunity for swimming, sailing , canoeing, windsurfing and fishing. If you have a boat, dock it in the marina . Campsite Meerwijck is an excellent base for a boat trip. If you want to make use of the port of call, you must report to the reception. Camping Meerwijck also offers the possibility of renting a canoe or kayak.

For cycling and hiking enthusiasts there are many trails in the area of the reserve. The quiet environment is so unique that you should definitely experience it at least once. One moment you will cycle through vast meadows and the big city of Groningen, the next moment through shady woods and small tourist villages. With the varied nature of Groningen and Drenthe, it’s easy to discover by bike or on foot. Camping Meerwijck offers the possibility to rent a bicycle and various cycling and walking routes are available at the reception.

If the weather isn’t accommodating a swim in the Zuidlaardermeer, campsite Meerwijck also has a covered, heated swimming pool . Adults and children can swim in the large pool and swoosh down the dolphin slide . After swimming you can enjoy the hot tub. The whole little ones have their own paddling pool with slide and fountains. There is also a quiet period of one and a half hours reserved for the elderly guests who wish not to be disturbed.

For the kids, Meerwijck has several playgrounds on various fields. Parents can keep an eye on the children from their awning. On the village square near the canteen is a bouncy castle where the children can jump. There is also a climbing pyramid and climbing cube where they can climb.

Camping Meerwijck is one of the campsites in the Netherlands, which is affiliated with Kinderkampeerwereld . Aartje Twinkel is the ambassador of KinderKampeerWereld and will meet you at Meerwijck. In addition to Aartje Twinkel, the campsite has children's camping friends , Blink, Bloem and Mr. Mol. They will camp at the campsite during the May holidays, Ascension and Pinkest and come camping north in the summer holidays. Blink is the beachgoer of the Zuidlaardermeer and he loves to tell cool stories. He has a friend named Flower who lives in the forest and loves to be in nature. Mr. Mol is a friend of Blink and Bloem and lived all his life in a molehill at the campsite. It is always a party at the Meerwijck campsite. Many fun activities are organized for all ages by the recreation team. During the school holidays, 6 different kinds of activities are organized 6 days a week, using a different theme every week.

Camping Meerwijck has several fields where you can be active. The campsite has a Free Game field . This field is made of artificial grass, where you can play football, volleyball , basketball or hockey . There is also a tennis court where you can play a ball together. Do not bring anything? no problem, at the reception you can rent rackets and tennis balls. There are also table tennis tables on many fields and at a number of playgrounds that you can use.

At the Kids Place: "The Cave of the Mole" provides recreational activities for children, such as crafts, theater, children's bingo, disco, etc.


The campsite has a small supermarket, " 't Stoetwinkeltje ". This is not an ordinary supermarket. You’ll find a table where you can read the newspaper at your convenience with a cup of coffee. During the holiday there is even the possibility to have breakfast in 't Stoetwinkeltje. On the weekend and during the holiday you can also get freshly baked bread rolls here, and from Monday to Friday you can order the bread rolls at the reception.

Do not want to cook yourself? There is an attractive beach pavilion where you can enjoy a bite or a drink on the spacious terrace. From the beach pavilion you have a view over the Zuidlaardermeer. Also, the children have a separate play corner specially designed for them. But with good weather they play on the beach and you can watch them from the terrace.
There is also a canteen at the campsite. Canteen Uitwijck offers good food and many activities. On the weekend and during the school holidays, there is plenty to do in the canteen, such as billiards, darts, clover and shuffle. The recreation team also organizes many activities here.

The campsite has WiFi and you can buy internet cards with a personal access code at the reception. In addition to paid WiFi, the campsite has free WiFi spots, which can be found at the canteen, supermarket and reception.

Bungalowtent Coral wit

Bungalow tent Coral

  • Sleeps 6 people
  • Terrace
  • Fridge with freezer compartment
  • 4-burner stove
  • Extensive kitchen inventory
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Bungalow tent Coral, the practically furnished Red has an area of 269 sq. feet (25 sq. meters) and sleeps a maximum of 6. Tall people can stand up straight in this bungalow tent. The bungalow tent has three sleeping compartments and a large living area. In one of the lockable sleeping compartments you find a double bed. The other sleeping compartments have two single beds. If you come with less people than 6, it is possible to roll up a wall to create a larger sleeping compartment. The beds are spiral beds with good mattrasses. All you need to take with you are pillows, bed linen and a blanket or sleeping bag.

Safaritent Caramel Camping Meerwijck gezin

Safari tent Caramel

  • Sleeps 5 persons
  • Frdge with freezer
  • 3 sleeping compartments
  • Canopy
  • 4-burner stove
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The Safari tent Caramel is a luxury tent, which allows you to go on holiday without worry. All you need to do is come to the campsite and start enjoying your holiday. No more setting up a tent whilst you want to enjoy your holiday. Another big advantage of our tents is that you do not have to sleep on an air mattress, we provide comfortable beds. One double bed and three single bedsOutside you find a canopy, under which you can enjoy the nature and outdoors life even when the weather is a little less nice.

What to do in the vicinity of camping Meerwijck

  • Border Drenthe and Groningen
  • Groningen city
  • Aquatics
  • Walking and cycling

In the vicinity of Camping Meerwijck you have options in every direction. The campsite is located on the border between Groningen and Drenthe and there is a lot to do in both provinces. The campsite is directly on the Zuidlaardermeer. Visit one of the many theme parks or animal parks in the area. A day at Wildlands Emmen is always a fun activity. There is plenty to do in Groningen and Drenthe that you will be short of time.