Going out with the kids

Outings for the children

If you are looking for fun days out with the whole family, you are in the perfect place at bungalow park Familyland There are many fun things to do in the area, for both the little ones and the older children.

Baker’s Mill

Located in Essen/Wildert with a bakery, steam train, playground, tavern and terrace(www.bakkersmolen.be)

Tickle farm

Karrenmuseum located in Essen/Wildert with tavern, terrace and playground(www.kiekenhoeve.be)

Forest rest

Forest rest with large outdoor playground, mini golf, corn maze and tavern and terrace(www.bosrust.be)

Minimundi Middelburg

Various attractions, miniature village, indoor playground(www.minimundi.nl)Opposite minimundi is football experience, unique for every football lover! (www.voetbalexperience.nl)

Antwerp Zoo

Park your car at Essen station (free of charge) and buy a train ticket at the counter. On Sundays you can take the train very cheaply. Next to the main train station is the zoo within walking distance(www.zooantwerpen.be).
(as well as aquatopia)


One of the most famous theme parks in the Netherlands is of course De Efteling in Kaatsheuvel. This park is a 45-minute drive from Familyland Holiday Park and has numerous attractions for young and old. This makes efteling ideal for a day out with the whole family. For opening hours, prices and more information, please visit their website: www.efteling.com

The Arsenal

In Vlissingen, more than half an hour’s drive from Familylandlies theme park Het Arsenaal, the largest pirate park in the Netherlands. Here you can see with your own eyes how the pirates used to live. Meet Captain Blackbeard and experience the greatest adventures together with him and the other sailors. In the beautiful aquariums you can see the extensive collection of North Sea fish, you can even pet rays and sharks! There are also regular tours and feeding demonstrations. For all information about opening hours, prices and the various attractions, please visit: www.arsenaal.com

Pirate Island antwerp

Antwerp is home to the pirate island indoor playground. This fun amusement park is suitable for all children from 2 to 12 years old, who will not be bored here for a moment. You will find a real pirate ship, ball pools, a car racetrack, various slides and much more. For the smallest pirates there is a special toddler room on the 1st floor. Parents can, while keeping an eye on their children, have a drink on the terrace, here you can also get fries or a sandwich. For more information such as prices and opening hours, please visit: www.pirateneiland.be. Antwerp is about 30 car minutes from bungalow park Familyland

Play paradise Balleland Roosendaal (formerly Ballorig)

If the weather is bad for a day, the children can have a great time at Balleland in Roosendaal. This indoor play paradise, which is a 15-minute drive from Familyland guarantees hours of fun. You can jump, play, slide, climb, scramble, and much more… It is suitable for children from 0 to 12 years old, for the little ones there is a separate toddler room. In the meantime, the parents can have a nice cup of coffee in the restaurant, while they have a good overview on all playground equipment. It is even possible to bring the laptop and use the internet connection. For more information about opening hours, prices, etc., please visit the Balleland website.

Kart Centre Roosendaal

Kart Centre Roosendaal is located on the same site as Ballorig (De Stok), so this is nice to combine with each other. Children must be at least 1.25 meters long to go karting, and up to 1.60 meters they always drive separately from the adults in a special children’s fence. From 1.60 meters they can go in a regular kart. Karting for children is only possible during the day (Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday). For all other information, please visit: www.kcr.nl