Entries by Kandelaar

Tulpenroute Flevoland gaat van start

Het geduld wordt dit jaar flink op de proef gesteld door de trage groei van de tulpen. Het is dit jaar lang erg koud waardoor de groei van de tulpen bijna 2 weken achter loopt ten op zichte van andere jaren. Tulpenroute Flevoland zou op 10 april van start gaan, maar gaat nu 16 april […]

Successful Tour of Zuyderzee

What a wonderful week we have had!   After the cold and the freezing weather, there was beautiful spring weather with a lovely sun.  Immediately that means more work on the farm.  Our contractor Frens applied our cow’s manure to the land. Let the grass grow! But there was much more activity at De Kandelaar, because […]

Kaasmakerij en winkel zijn geopend!

Soms kunnen kleine gedachten ineens werkelijkheid worden. Joris en Marc willen meer waarde voor de producten, Lisette is gecharmeerd van het kaasmaken en Mariska serveert haar gasten graag producten van het eigen bedrijf tijdens het ontbijt of lunch. Wat is er dan mooier dan kaas van de koeien van De Kandelaar. En zo begon Lisette […]

New year, time for new plans!

De Kandelaar’s residents wish everyone a happy and healthy New Year with hopefully lots of fun and activities. In November, the last sugar beets were cleared and the land was plowed. The beets are waiting in the yard to go to the Cosun factory next week. Despite the fact that it is not that busy […]

Special birth at De Kandelaar

  On Friday 16th October our Jack Russel, Pukkie, made us happy with 4 beautiful puppies; 2 dogs and 2 bitches, all taken good care of by ‘mum’ Pukkie. Their eyes are now open and it will not be long before they will run around. Pip, the black bitch, will become Kaylee’s buddy. We are […]

12.5 years Bed & Breakfast & Walk-in day ‘Optidee’

This month, 12.5 years ago, we officially started a Bed & Breakfast. After a thorough renovation we created 4 bedrooms with en-suite. Recently, De Kandelaar B&B was again awarded with 4 tulips by the Bed & Breakfast Nederland organisation. Walk-in day In the last 5 years, Mariska has also worked as an advisor for Optidee. […]

Bed & Breakfast De Kandelaar celebrates its anniversary with 4 tulips!

Yesterday our Bed & Breakfast has been officially classified as four tulips. This is the second highest quality category of the Dutch classification system for bed & breakfasts. Bed & Breakfast De Kandelaar received the four tulips after a visit by a mystery guest from the Foundation Bed & Breakfast The Netherlands. Since June the Bed & Breakfast De Kandelaar has opened their doors again for visitors and guests. […]

Unique anniversary at De Kandelaar

On 21st June 2020, it was exactly 20 years ago that the first cows were milked with the “VMS” at De Kandelaar.  Definitely a moment to remember with the people of the first hour at DeLaval, Steenwijk, and our current dealer Van der Sluis Agri.  We were surprised with a delicious cream cake, flowers and […]