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Delft, Netherlands

Livingroom on the first floor

Livingroom on the first floor

Kitchen on groundlevel with direct access to backyard

Kitchen on groundlevel with direct access to backyard

Masterbedroom on 2nd floor

Masterbedroom on 2nd floor

Small childrens bedroom with 1 sleeping place

Small childrens bedroom with 1 sleeping place

Large childrens bedroom, with 3 sleeping places (of wich 2 bunkbeds)

Large childrens bedroom, with 3 sleeping places (of wich 2 bunkbeds)

Bathroom with bath and seperate shower (2nd floor)

Bathroom with bath and seperate shower (2nd floor)

Backyard with swings, trampoline and a large terras

Backyard with swings, trampoline and a large terras

backyard in autumn

backyard in autumn

Walking, cycling, swimming in the green area (Delftse Hout, Bieslandse bos) 10 mn by foot from our house

Walking, cycling, swimming in the green area (Delftse Hout, Bieslandse bos) 10 mn by foot from our house

 Eating lovely biological local food in the orchard of restaurant Du midi in Delfgauw, 10 mn by bike from our house

Eating lovely biological local food in the orchard of restaurant Du midi in Delfgauw, 10 mn by bike from our house

Historic citycentre of Delft (15 mn by bike from our house)

Historic citycentre of Delft (15 mn by bike from our house)

Marketsquare in Delft

Marketsquare in Delft

Delft; an historic city

Delft; an historic city

Vermeer painted his 'View on Delft' in 1660

Vermeer painted his 'View on Delft' in 1660

Famous Delft blue porcelain

Famous Delft blue porcelain

The historic citycentre of Delft

The historic citycentre of Delft

The historic citycentre of Delft

The historic citycentre of Delft

The Beestenmarkt (former cattlemarket) is the place to be on long summerevenings

The Beestenmarkt (former cattlemarket) is the place to be on long summerevenings

The city of The Hague (30 mn by public transport from our house)

The city of The Hague (30 mn by public transport from our house)

Beachresort Scheveningen (northsea) within 45 min by public transport from our house

Beachresort Scheveningen (northsea) within 45 min by public transport from our house

The city of Rotterdam (30 mn by public transport from our house)

The city of Rotterdam (30 mn by public transport from our house)

"Cube-houses in Rotterdam; city of architecture

"Cube-houses in Rotterdam; city of architecture

Rotterdam's central station is a real eyecatcher

Rotterdam's central station is a real eyecatcher

Indoor food-market 'Markthal' in Rotterdam

Indoor food-market 'Markthal' in Rotterdam

Amsterdam, 60 mn by public transport from our house

Amsterdam, 60 mn by public transport from our house

Iceland (Xmas 2017), Marcel, Maaike, Lucas en Fenna

Iceland (Xmas 2017), Marcel, Maaike, Lucas en Fenna

Italian Alps (dec 2015); Marcel and Maaike

Italian Alps (dec 2015); Marcel and Maaike

Us at Centre Pompidou, Paris (jan 2015)

Us at Centre Pompidou, Paris (jan 2015)

Livingroom on the first floor Kitchen on groundlevel with direct access to backyard Masterbedroom on 2nd floor Small childrens bedroom with 1 sleeping place Large childrens bedroom, with 3 sleeping places (of wich 2 bunkbeds) Bathroom with bath and seperate shower (2nd floor) Backyard with swings, trampoline and a large terras backyard in autumn Walking, cycling, swimming in the green area (Delftse Hout, Bieslandse bos) 10 mn by foot from our house  Eating lovely biological local food in the orchard of restaurant Du midi in Delfgauw, 10 mn by bike from our house Historic citycentre of Delft (15 mn by bike from our house) Marketsquare in Delft Delft; an historic city Vermeer painted his 'View on Delft' in 1660 Famous Delft blue porcelain The historic citycentre of Delft The historic citycentre of Delft The Beestenmarkt (former cattlemarket) is the place to be on long summerevenings The city of The Hague (30 mn by public transport from our house) Beachresort Scheveningen (northsea) within 45 min by public transport from our house The city of Rotterdam (30 mn by public transport from our house) "Cube-houses in Rotterdam; city of architecture Rotterdam's central station is a real eyecatcher Indoor food-market 'Markthal' in Rotterdam Amsterdam, 60 mn by public transport from our house Iceland (Xmas 2017), Marcel, Maaike, Lucas en Fenna Italian Alps (dec 2015); Marcel and Maaike Us at Centre Pompidou, Paris (jan 2015)
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House in Delft, Netherlands

We live in a newly-built (2008) house on a dike. The house is situated directly at the water. At the back off the house we have a big sunny backyard, with a trampoline and a terrace for eating outside. On the ground level we have a full equiped, spacious kitchen. On the first floor there's a big living room. Upstairs we have three bedrooms, with place for 6 people to sleep and a bathroom, with a bath and a seperate shower.
We don't own a car!

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 2 Children
  • 17 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • freelance IT-trainer
  • freelance advisor in traffic and transport

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Floor: 3
  • Environment: In the suburbs
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Sleeping Capacity: 6

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In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Long-term exchange wanted
  • Non-simultaneous exchange
  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Computer available
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television
  • Piano

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Balcony
  • Park / playground
  • BBQ
  • Garage
  • Bicycles: 5

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Seclusion/Privacy

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Iceland
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Vienna, Austria
  • Normandy
  • Corsica, France
  • 42035 Cinqueterre RE, Italy
  • Brittany, France
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Oslo, Norway
  • Hamburg, Germany
  • Nantes, France
  • Eifel Ardennen Straße, 4780 St. Vith, Belgium
  • Maastricht, Netherlands
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • West Frisian Islands, Netherlands
  • Texel, Netherlands
  • Seville, Spain
  • Valencia, Spain

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Español
  • Deutsch
  • Dutch

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Rotterdam The Hague Airport - 12 km

  • lake Delftse Hout (3.1 km)
  • forest Bieslandsebos (6.0 km)
  • beach Scheveningen Beach (20.4 km)
  • sea Northsea (22.1 km)
  • golfing Rijswijkse Golfclub (7.7 km)
  • boating Kagerplassen (30.6 km)
  • shopping Delft centre (2.7 km)

We live in Delfgauw, wich is a small village on cycling distance from Delft.
Our home is within walking distance of a nature reserve, with various walking and cycling routes and a wonderful lake for swimming, surfing and fishing. The historic center of Delft, with great attractions and famous for it's 'Delftware' is just 2 km away. 
More information on Delft, you will find on: www.delft.nl/delften
Within 20 km you will find the city of Rotterdam, the architectural capital of the Netherlands and the Hague, the third largest city of the Netherlands where the government is seated. In the Hague you also find the beach (Scheveningen).
The city of Amsterdam is an hours drive from our house.
More information on visiting Holland you can find on: www.holland.com
 

Occupation

  • freelance IT-trainer
  • freelance advisor in traffic and transport

Children

  • Boy - Age: 19
  • Girl - Age: 17

Pets

  • We do not have pets.

About Our Family

We are a family of four;
Marcel works as a freelance IT-trainer. Maaike works as a freelance advisor in traffic and transport.
Lucas is a first year student Aeronautics. Fenna is in the 4th grade of secondary school.
We have no pets.

Lifestyle

We like traveling, seeing new places, meeting new people.
Besides that we all love music; Marcel, Lucas and Fenna all play the piano. Maaike likes to dance.
Furthermore we try to live a healthy, happy live, with care for our environment.
We don't own a car.

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