Located deep in the heart of the Vuursche forest, in the centre of the Netherlands, Buitenzorg has been welcoming Scouts & Guides from all over the world since 1949.

With over 12 hectares of grounds and plenty of pioneering poles, team games and challenges can be enjoyed in abundance. Evenings are spent round campfires; with the largest seating up to 1,000 people.

At Buitenzorg you can experience nature in a responsible and sustainable way. The staff of Buitenzorg works according to the international guidelines of Scout Centres of Excellence for Nature and Environment (SCENES).

Buitenzorg site is divided into 18 campsites of varying size and your group will be allocated the one most appropriate to your group. Each campsite has its own campfire area and is marked out by the surrounding trees. Toilets and showers are available on site.

Campsite

Maximaal aantal personen750 loc area12   field ct18  building ct3  acc beds ct85  loc playfield ct2   fire allowed yn

Facilities

acc internet yn       garbage yn       loc manager yn      acc disabled d    acc camping equipment yn      acc kitchen inventory yn

Sanitary

toilets ct10   showers ct3+3 acc disabled s1    taps ct8  

Activities

archery       loc pioneerwood yn       geo-caching      hike-routes    medium-ropes     picture-trail  

Surroundings   

forest yn       distance to railwaystation1,6  loc shops km1,5 loc swimmingpool km2,0