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DELF- & WESTLAND
4 or 8 hours of sloop sailing. Time departure morning session from 10.00h. Time departure afternoon session from 14.30h. Max. 6 persons (or 7 persons if there are kids present).
(Deposit € 150 in cash)
Reservations for the 4-hour sessions can be made directly via the ‘Book’ button. 8 hour sessions can be requested via the contact form on the contact page of the website.
EXTRA HOURS OF SAILING DURING AFTERNOON SESSIONS
Would you like to sail longer than 4 hours during afternoon sessions? That is often possible! Costs per extra hour are only € 20,00. Interested? Ask our employee on the spot if it is possible.
Boat dock at Brasserie and B&B ‘De Buytenplaets’
Sionsweg 1 (via car parking)
2286 KJ Rijswijk
April to October, Wednesday to Sunday from 9 am to 9 pm.
+31 (6) 42 82 61 00
DELF- & WESTLAND
IEscape the daily rhythm and the corresponding hectic. While sailing in our ‘whispering sloop’, you can completely relax. No droning and smelly fuel engine, but the sound of rippling water and the smells and panoramic views of the Delf- and Westland. In other words … environmentally friendly relaxing! Enjoy.
Go on a voyage of discovery with your family and/or friends and discover the Delf- and Westland from the water. Everything is different from the water.
If you would like to have a snack and a drink at Brasserie ‘De Buytenplaets’ before or after the boat trip, it is advisable to reserve a table in advance. When the weather is nice, it is often very busy.
Detailed information about Brasserie en B&B ‘De Buytenplaets’ you will find on this page under ‘Important information’.
Our sloops are 4.50 metres long and 1.85 metres wide. All our sloops are equipped with an environmentally friendly 5 HP electric ‘whisper engine’.
No license is required for these sloops and it is allowed to sail through part of the area of Delf- & Westland.
Our boats are equipped with a steering console with steering wheel and throttle. Our sloops are suitable for a maximum of 6 persons. The bench with backrest behind the steering console offers ample room for 2 people and is equipped with a folding sunshade. In the bow of the boat, there is a so-called “round seat” that offers room to 4 people. The round seat is equipped with seat and back cushions. In the middle of this seat there is a removable table with openings for glasses and bottles. Your own belongings have also been thought of, of course. There is plenty of storage space on board.
Not permitted on board
- Smoking on board
- Open fire or BBQ
- Mooring in the canals of Delft
- (Loud) music in the canals
- Alcohol behind the wheel
- Black soles and stiletto heels
Bad weather clause
In case of bad weather (in case of prolonged rain, strong wind and/or thunderstorms) Randstad Recreation retains the right to cancel reservations or to move them to another preferred date and time block. We cancel anyway from code yellow (see also KNMI warnings).
On board you will find a sailing map with sailing routes and information about Delft and the historical buildings you pass.
The deposit (€ 100,-) has to be paid in cash before departure and is also the ‘own risk’ in case of damage. Upon return, the deposit will be refunded immediately if no damage has occurred.
Please note: there is no ATM at this location.
The deposit can also be paid by Bank- or Creditcard, but we will charge you € 2,50 administration costs!
Use public transport as much as possible to travel to the De Buytenplaets landing stage. From Delft, bus 61 stop terras van Sion (about 5 minutes walk). From Rijswijk, bus 61 stop Persijnslaan (about 5 minutes walk). Plan your journey by public transport here: www.9292.nl
Brasserie ‘De Buytenplaets’ has sufficient parking spaces for bicycles and scooters for guests of the Brasserie. If there is space left you may park your bicycle there, otherwise elsewhere in the neighbourhood.
Parking: In the district ‘Rijswijk-Buiten’ at short walking distance from Brasserie ‘De Buytenplaets’. The parking of Brasserie ‘De Buytenplaets’ itself is only available to guests of the Brasserie. You may therefore ‘load and unload’, but not park if you are coming.
Brasserie and B&B 'De Buytenplaets
If you would like to have a snack and a drink at Brasserie ‘De Buytenplaets’ before or after the cruise, it is advisable to book a table in advance. When the weather is nice, it is often very busy. On the website www.buytenplaets-sion.nl you can find more information about the brasserie and the B&B and you can book a table online.
Because of the small-scale and friendly character of the brasserie, you can make online reservations for up to 4 people. Reservations can be made in advance by telephone or e-mail for a maximum of 6/8 people.
Wednesday to Sunday, 11:00 – 17:30 hrs.
Cancellations must always be made in writing, via email@example.com .
A booking can be changed up to 72 hours (3 days) before departure. For this we charge €10 administration costs and the possible extra costs for the new chosen date.
If you cancel up to 24 hours before departure, we will charge 25% of the rental price. If you book the same day for a new date in the same sailing season, we will only charge 10% change fee.
If you cancel within 24 hours of departure or if you do not show up, we will charge you the full rental amount. After all, we have reserved a boat for you and may have had to sell ‘no’ boats to other guests who wanted to sail.
If a reserved vessel is not available at the agreed place 1 hour after the start of the reserved rental period and the lessee cannot offer a reasonable alternative, the lessee is entitled to reimbursement of the agreed rental sum.
ADDITIONAL HIRE OPTIONS
Dog package | € 15.00
Mandatory when taking your dog on board! The dog package consists of a drinking bowl, towel and life jacket on loan. And a bottle of fresh water, dog snack and final cleaning.
Life jackets | € 2.50
There are sufficient life jackets available at the locations for children and adults. You can specify how many life jackets you would like to rent via the reservation system.