Europe's largest playground Linnaeushof is only a 30-minute drive from Van der Valk Hotel Sassenheim-Leiden.

Linnaeushof has more than 350 playground equipment and attractions such as cable cars, a trampoline and air cushion center, pedal boats, karts, a super slide and much more! The water playground 'Oase' is open from May to September in warm weather. A great water spectacle where young and old can play! Indoor play is also possible in the indoor playground with minicars, air go-karts and a play castle.

Please note: adjusted opening hours may apply in case of bad weather. Check the current opening times on the Linnaeushof website.

Public transport

Within one hour you can reach the largest playground in Europe from our hotel. From bus stop Station Sassenheim you can also take Arriva bus number 50 to bus stop Linnaeashof in Bennenbroek. From here it is about a 12 minute walk.


If you go to Linnaeushof by car, you can reach your destination within 30 minutes from our hotel. There is a large car park located directly at Linnaeushof, where you can park your car. The parking fee is €7.00 per car. It is necessary to buy a parking ticket online in advance by date via the Linnaeushof website.

Rent a bike

You can reach the playground by bike in about 50 minutes. Rent a regular bicycle or e-bike at the reception of our hotel and go out in nature! For more information about renting a bicycle at our hotel, please click here.

For more information about Linnaeushof and buying tickets, please visit the website.