Stayokay Heemskerk is located in a 13th-century castle, Slot Assumburg. Whether you’re exploring the surrounding dune landscape or pay a visit to the town, at the hostel you’ll feel like lord or lady of the manor.
The grand entrance to Stayokay Heemskerk welcomes you to this traditional building. Wake up each morning with a free breakfast in the authentic dining room. With tasteful and unique rooms, such as original tower rooms, your stay will be memorable!
Free breakfast and free Wi-Fi are available.
Stayokay Heemskerk has got 162 beds divided over 2-/4-/6-/8- bedded rooms divided over the castle and the orangery. All rooms are equipped with bunk beds and private bathroom and toilet. Upon arrival you will receive bed linen so you can make your own bed. A towel is not included but can be bought at the front office. Of course you can also bring your own towels.
Start your day with a complimentary breakfast in the authentic dining room. The castle, moat and five turret rooms are ancient but the hostel offers modern comfort and fitting royal decor. Ever raised a glass in a turret bar? Here is your chance! You will surely meet travelers from far and wide.
Enjoy a walk through the beautiful grounds around the castle or rent a bike to go for a trip through the countryside. In the evening you can tag along for a tasty meal.
The hostel is centralized located which gives you numerous possibilities. However you can also stay close since the hostel offers the following facilities:
- Cosy Bar
- Play ground
- Bicycle rent
- Ping pong table
- Pool table
- Barbecue area
- and more...
Getting married? Stayokay Heemskerk is an official wedding location. Shoot your wedding pictures in the beautiful garden, sleep in the honeymoon suite and have a party in one of the enchanting halls.
Check-in 03:00 - 11:00 p.m.
Check-out 08:30 - 10:00 a.m.
Stayokay is part of Hostelling International
Stayokay has several hostels throughout the Netherlands and is part of the Hostelling International network. You'll find our hostels in the large cities such as Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Den Haag, but also at the beach, in the woods and along the water. Stayokay hostels are housed in different unique buildings, ranging from modern facilities to castles or country houses. No matter where, you will find a relaxed atmosphere, giving you an opportunity to meet fellow travelers.
Hostelling International members receive € 2,50 per person per night upon arrival.
- that group bookings (10 people or more) need to be booked via the group department.
- that booking multiple beds in a dorm does not guarantee a private room.
- that we have a maximum of 7 nights
- that guests under 16 years need to be guided by their parents or legal guardian.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast Included
- Card phones
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free Parking
- Free Wifi
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Meeting Room
- Non Smoking
- Taxes included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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Take the train to Beverwijk station. Then take bus 74. Get off at the Jan van Kuikweg stop, which is 200 m from the hostel. You can also take a special ‘train taxi’ for a fixed price or regular taxi from Beverwijk station. Heemskerk station is a 20-minute walk from the hostel. There is no bus or train taxi service from Heemskerk station. You also can take the Fast Flying Ferry from Amsterdam Central station to Velsen Zuid. From here take bus 74 and get of at Jan van Kuikweg. To plan the train trip we recommend to use www.ns.nl.
Take the A9 motorway towards Haarlem/Alkmaar. Take the Heemskerk exit and follow the signs to Heemskerk. At the mini-roundabout follow the signs pointing to the centre. At the first traffic lights take a left. Go 300 m, the hostel is on your left.
1967 NG Heemskerk
tel +31 (0)251 232 288
fax +31 (0)251 251 024
Stayokay Heemskerk is only 25 minutes from Amsterdam and close to the beach!!
Heemskerk and its surroundings offer plenty to do. 3 Kilometer from the hostel starts the North Holland Dune reserve, a great national park were it is perfect to walk or bike. Or go by car to the little seaside towns Wijk aan Zee, Bakkum, Castricum or Egmond aan Zee. Heemskerk is also close to the cities Alkmaar, Amsterdam and Haarlem. The Uitgeestermeer lake is less than 3 km away for canoeing, surfing and sailing and don't forget the windmills at the Zaanse Schans, Keukenhof flower gardens, the IJmuiden fishing harbour or the Beverwijkse Bazaar!