Photo credit: Papendal Hotel and Congress Centre
Situated at the edge of the Veluwe National Park, Papendal Hotel and Congress Centre offers a selection of comfortable accommodation, all with ensuite bathrooms and wonderful views of the parklands.
Papendal can easily be reached by road or rail. The nearest rail stations are Arnhem Central (8km) and Oosterbeek (6km) both are served by frequent trains from Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport. The website for Schiphol airport is www.schiphol.nl and contains useful information on flights and car hire.
Trains run directly from Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport to either Ede-Wageningen or Arnhem Station. It will take approximately 1hr to reach Ede-Wageningen and approximately 1hr15 min to reach Arnhem station. You may check the train timetables and prices at www.ns.nl.
Train tickets for domestic travel are available from the yellow ticket machines near the platforms at Schiphol Plaza. Tickets (for domestic and international travel) are also available from the ticket offices, which are situated close to the red/white-checked cube at Schiphol Plaza. Staff at the ticket offices will also be able to provide you with train departure information.
Complimentary shuttle buses will be available on Tuesday 8 October 2019, to take you from Ede-Wageningen train station to Papendal.
Shuttle buses will depart at .00 and .30 past the hour, from Ede-Wageningen train station to the hotel.
First bus departs Ede-Wageningen train station at 16:00
Last bus departs Ede-Wageningen train station at 18:30
Pick-up point at Ede-Wageningen train station: Coach station, situated to the right hand side of the train station upon exit.
Taxis are usually parked at Arnhem Station but can also be contacted by telephone on +31 26-3210000. A taxi from Arnhem Central to Papendal will cost about €8.
Information regarding car hire companies based at Schiphol Airport can be found at www.schiphol.nl.
Directions to Papendal from Amsterdam, The Hague, Utrect and points west:
On the A12/E35, direction Arnhem. Turn off at exit Oosterbeek, Wolfheze, Arnhem-Centrum, Hoge Veluwe, exit 25.
At the N224 turn right direction Arnhem.
On the N224 at the second set of traffic lights, take the exit Papendal.