Closer to Nature
Informatie kamperen, wandelen en fietsen tijdens uw verblijf op camping de Waps

Reception at De Waps in Gaasterland

Information campsite, camping, hiking and cycling

Upon your arrival at De Waps, we are glad to welcome you into our reception next to the entrance of the campsite.

Inform us about your wishes and we’ll always find you a convenient camping spot. At the reception we can also offer you all the information you need about the campsite, the environment and routes for hiking and cycling.

Here you can buy a newspaper, change your bottle of gas and find all sorts of practical information about De Waps and its surroundings.

Watch our video brochure for more information about camping at De Waps and the campsite’s surroundings.

Kamperen op camping de Waps met voorzieningen die uw verblijf van comfort voorzien


Balance between simplicity and camping

As a forest campsite with allure, De Waps intuitively knows to find the balance between the simplicity of camping and the quality of the facilities, which we know you like to see well organised.

Because of that, our sanitary is guaranteed to have:

√ adequate capacity and be absolutely clean
√ heated by under floor heating
√ limitless showering without coins
√ a family shower and a baby bath
√ modified sanitary facilities (shower + toilet) for the disabled
√ toilet paper in the toilets
√ sinks with heated water and shaving mirrors
√ a free warm water tap (located at the dishwashing place)

Other facilities:

Practical facilities at Campsite de Waps

√ a freezer for cooling-elements (free)
√ a large camping field for groups
√ washing machine / dryer (small fee / detergent provided)
√ 10 amp. electricity at your camping spot (included in the price)
√ wifi (free)
√ animation team for children during high season
√ fresh rolls / snack bar / bar / terrace / ice cream
√ dogs allowed
√ hiker’s huts

De trekkershutten op de camping zijn ideaal voor degenen die op doorreis zijn tijdens het fietsen en wandelen

Hiker’s cabins at Campsite de Waps

An ideal solution for hikers or cyclists

An alternative way of staying at De Waps is spending the night in a hikers’ cabin. There’s no need for you to bring your tent, mattress and pans.

A hiker’s cabin is a simple little house with heating, that you can rent for one or more nights.

With four beds, a simple kitchen and a table with chairs, a hiker’s cabin is the ideal solution when you are on a trip, on a cycling holiday or hiking.

Give a hiker’s cabin a thought when you are on a tour for a few days in Gaasterland. During winter a hiker’s cabin is also a great way have a pleasant stay.

De Waps offers five hiker’s cabins. We recommend you make a reservation.

Oudemirdum een pittoresk dorpje in Friesland op loopafstand van camping de Waps

Oudemirdum - Friesland

Creating the right holiday feeling is exactly our skill.

Camping de Waps is located at a walking distance from the picturesque village of Oudemirdum.

Here you will find a bakery, a butcher, a pharmacy, a little supermarket, restaurants and a café, a specialist in electrics / camping store, the visitors centre Gaasterland (Mar en Klif) and a full service bike rental. There is also an ATM.

In Oudemirdum you can find all the basics you need. The closest larger villages with more extensive facilities are Balk (8 kilometres) and Lemmer (15 kilometres).

You will find more retail business and large supermarkets there.