Just 20 minutes from our hotel is Ouwehands Dierenpark in Rhenen. This popular zoo offers a range of animals, playgrounds and shows, including gorillas, bears in the bear forest and fascinating giant pandas from China. It is a perfect getaway for families with children staying with us at Hotel Tiel.

Bowlen and glowgolfen

Bowlingcentrum Tiel

At Bowling Centrum Tiel, you can enjoy bowling and glow golf! A short walk from our hotel, it is the perfect place for families to play actively and have fun together. A fantastic outing in Tiel for the whole family! Handy to book in advance though.

Animals and a playground

Hertenkamp Tiel

In the heart of Tiel is a charming deer park surrounded by a playground, where children can enjoy petting and feeding the animals. An ideal place for families to relax and have fun, right in the middle of the bustling city centre.

Active in nature

Aan De Linge Recreatie

Hotel Van der Valk Tiel is located in a beautiful watery area and borders the picturesque river Linge, the longest river in the Netherlands with a length of no less than 108 kilometres. Various fun activities are organised along the Linge, including canoeing and supping. A perfect and enjoyable activity for the whole family!

Just 10 minutes from our hotel is Monkeytown Wamel, a spacious indoor playground where children can have a great time. Suitable for children from 1 to 12 years old, Monkeytown is open seven days a week. Entrance tickets are available at the box office and ample parking is available. Perfect in bad weather and when the kids want to take a break.

Outdoor activities


In and around Tiel, there are many fun playgrounds for children. A fun activity to go to together, during a cycling or hiking trip.


Playground, Hertog Arnoldstraat, Tiel
Playground Zoo, Nieuwe Tielseweg, Tiel
Cool Nature playground (under development), Vijverberg, Tiel
Playground ‘De speelboomgaard’, Zoelensestraat, Kapel-Avezaath

We have created a separate menu especially for the little ones in our hotel. It includes not only Van der Valk classics, but also delicious pizzas, pastas and special dishes from Ome Adje's Snack Bar. Next to the restaurant is our kids' corner, where children can play and romp to their heart's content.


Family Suite

Located on the 14th and 15th floors of the tower, our Family Suites offer stunning and panoramic views. Each suite consists of two bedrooms, two bathrooms with walk-in showers and a spacious living room. With two intermediate doors, it is possible to divide the suite into three separate rooms. We attach great importance to the comfort of families with children.