The house is located near the famous Frisian Eleven-towns-route and various hiking and cycling trails are just around the corner. In the house you will find maps of the network of cycle paths and several trails. Fishing is possible nearby in the Sebierumer vaart. The cities of Harlingen and Franeker lie respectively 7 km away. About the A31 motorway, the Frisian capital of Leeuwarden is only 25 km away.
A day trip to one of the Wadden-islands is definitely recommended. The UNESCO Worldheritage Wadden Sea is just a few kilometers away for walking on the dike, bird watching and swimming.
In the nearby village of Wijnaldum you can visit the church and is an archaeological exposition with information about the history of the mounds. In the summer months there are Frisian handball matches on the court.
For shopping you can go to Sexbierum, 5 km away. You will find there a good bakery and butcher, a supermarket, petrol station, pub and a general store.