Hans and Will have exchanged the citylife in West-Netherlands for the beautiful Groningen. The farm Hayema Heerd, amid the unique Middag-Humsterland, has become their home and workplace. They wanted to create a place where everyone feels at home. It should be pure, sparkling, cheerful and inspiring; a special place for meetings, accommodation and entertainment for guests both young and older.
No sooner said than done.
With the help and dedication of several people Hayema Heerd succeeded to be a center for special overnights, for great celebrations and inspirational meetings and trainings. Meanwhile, many guests of all origins, ages, from different countries has find their way out to our unique place in Groningen. Sleeping, dances, meetings and enjoy between the straw proved a godsend.
A major strength: the people of the Hayema Heerd do have it: they dare to dream, they dare to play!
The people of the Hayema Heerd show their warmth and pleasure. Don’t be surprised if you have a small look in the kitchen during a party; probably the staff is swinging and singing loudly along with the music. The bartender plays his air guitar.
The preparation of the straw beds offers regularly hilarious situations; coffee break with straw in our hair happens often.
We believe in the power of simplicity, in the power and beauty of nature, and in creating and work together with others.
- we work energy conscious
- we are attentive to the products and materials we use
- we work preferably together with people and entrepreneurs who als show durability, natural conscious in their behavior
- we serve food as many organic and local products
- people with disabilities or social deprivation have our priority.
But enough talk about ourselves. Come and experience it yourself just once, come and smell the straw, come and enjoy this wonderful piece of Groningen.
You want to know more about us, please contact us.
Photographers on this site are i.a.:
- Joost Noorden
- Walther Walraven
- Jurgen Moorlach
- Anouk Wubs
- Carina Rispens
- Feest in Verve
- our guests and our employees
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Sören en Laura
It was a very fun and unique experience. The quiet surroundings , the bright sky certainly something magical. Very hospitable people here, nice breakfast in a cozy environment between all the straw. Even when it’s freezing outside , it ‘s in here nice and warm by a small heater. The Wadden are definitely worth discovering , as well as the beautiful surroundings , with its vast meadows and big farms. Hopefully till next time . Sören and Laura from the “small” BelgiumRead more
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