This is our home . We live in the downstairs area when not traveling. However, our guests have the whole first floor for themselves. This consists of 3 bedrooms ( 3 couples ) and a large attic ( bedroom 4 ) with pullout couch, cooking facilities and sitting area. In the upper attic are further sleeping facilities consisting of 3 single beds ( suitable for children ). Private bathroom.
Bedlinen and towels are supplied
On request, we can prepare breakfast for small groups ( 2-4 )
Cycling and walking groups are very welcome. An evening meal can be arranged for small groups on requests.A few days notice is requested.
Our large garden surrounds the house with adequate safe parking. Outdoor cooking facilities are there for the guests to use and enjoy.
For large group (Website hidden by Airbnb) minimum stay of 2 nights is required.
Otherwise extra charges will be necessary.
Arrival and departure dates can be discussed but will remain as stated if any back to back bookings have been made.
We also rent out our road bikes at the cost of E3.50p.d
We have a sauna for guest's use. € 6 and then € 4 for extra persons.
The house, built in 1883, is registered as a National Monument.
We are located 2 km outside the village of Mettingen in undisturbed countryside with lakes, hills, historical castles, canals and forests.
In the town centre you can find a variety of Supermarkets and good bakeries. The Restaurants offer traditional as well as international cuisines.
Buses travel frequently to Osnabruek, Ibbenbueren and Recke. They depart from the town centre, with bus stops closer to the house.
From our house the area is Ideal for walking and biking. .
In our area we are amongst farmhouses similar to ours. Walking and biking into the village along quiet roads and lanes is a pleasure.
There are many interesting points surrounding Mettingen for young children such as the Skating Rink and open Air Zoo in Osnabruek, the "Kletterwald" nearby, Aqua Parks and "Rödelbahn" in the Teutenburger Wald. We have information concerning these places. Further information is available at the Tourist Bureau in the village. Cycling routes and walking tours are also well mapped out in Brochures.
Close to the village, there is a well run and friendly Fitness Studio as well as tennis courts. Both welcome visitors warmly.