For centuries Hotel and Restaurant OldRuitenborgh has offered more than just excellent care and service in regards to the wellbeing of our guests. A name widely known in the greater region which stands for astonishment, versatile, quality and hospitality, all with a personal touch.

Stadspaleis Hotel OldRuitenborgh is an old ‘havezaten’, a prosperous country house, from the 14th century. Surrounded by a beautiful garden which was designed at the beginning of the 19th century and has recently been renovated. It is one of the many havezaten in the medieval village of Vollenhove. Today, only 5 havezaten are left. Vollenhove is a village perfect for water sport and home of the internationally known shipyard Royal Huisman. The far-stretched and green landscapes surrounding the Oldruitenborgh estate offer the perfect and tranquil setting for relaxed and pleasant walks. During the 17th century, Vollenhove was seen as the City of Palaces as it contained 17 havenzaten at its peak. It is a Zuiderzee city with many historic features and buildings. Stadspaleis Hotel OldRuitenborgh offers 14 luxurious rooms in addition to a range of venues for conferences, meetings and weddings for up to 200 guests.



In addition to the hotel and restaurant, OldRuitenborgh also has their own bakery, liquor store and catering services. This allows us to offer you a variety of options including themed activities such as haute cuisine etiquette, wine tasting, show cooking and courses on serving plates.


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Set on the edge of the 10,000 ha National Park Weerribben-Wieden, Stadspaleis Hotel OldRuitenborgh is situated on the Oldruitenborgh estate. Additionally the National Park Dwingelerveld is less than an hour away. Zwolle, Kampen, Meppel, Steenwijk, Lemmer and Emmeloord are all less than a 30 minute drive, as well as the former Zuiderzee island Schokland. Due to its convenient location, close to the A6, A28 and A32, combined with the serenity and privacy it can offer, Stadspaleis Hotel OldRuitenborgh is a preferred venue for business such as board meetings, teambuilding events or other social events.

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