We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 4 Holten hotels

Restaurant Hotel Grand Cafe De Swarte Ruijter

Holterbergweg 7, 7451 JL Holten, The Netherlands
Hotel amenities
Restaurant Hotel Grand Cafe De Swarte Ruijter
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Save
You added Restaurant Hotel Grand Cafe De Swarte Ruijter to your Saves list
Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Holten
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014
OCdR Utrecht, The Netherlands
Write a Review

35 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    20
    10
    3
    0
    2
See reviews for
2
20
Solo
0
7
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (35)
  • Mar-May only
    (13)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (8)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (9)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (5)
All months
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We went for a midweek to De Swarte Ruijter. The hotel/restaurant is beautifully located at the border of the National Park Sallandse Heuvelrug. You can walk and cycle directly from the hotel into the National Park. Hotel rooms are situated in the garden of the hotel: 13 in total. All with views of the garden and a little terrace to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
123 reviews 123 reviews
53 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We booked last minute one night in this hotel, better say restaurant with option to stay overnight. Just great, a rather limited menu with orginal dishes. We choose to be surprised, and we were. One of the best restaurants of The Netherlands. The cottage style rooms were very good as well, and the quite and beautiful location is a miracle... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013 via mobile

We stayed for one night and enjoyed the restaurant and the hotel. All perfect: service, food, room and all in details. The place is in a forest environment and next w'll bring our walking shoes and take more time.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Antwerp, Belgium
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

With regards to the food we agree with the previous reviews. This hotel is part of the JRE-group (www.jre.net) and is recommended by the 'Guide Michelin'. Althoiugh you can book arrangements (sleep & eat a 4-course dinner) we decided to book a last minute room (100 Euro for 2 people incl breakfast) and to have the 5 dinner JRE menu.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Rimini, Italy
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
27 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

I really couldn't expect something like this!! What a beautiful surprise... This is not really an"Hotel", i prefere to consider it like a cottage with more rooms :-D Main house with restaurant and dependances where the rooms are. Everythig was perfect: rooms are large and perfectly equipped, the bathroom is so nice...i really had a good sleep. Also the common... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pittsburgh
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

2 colleagues and I stayed here for a few days in Jan 2013 for a business trip. The rooms were spacious, clean and up kept. The dinner was simply amazing, and we received high quality service thorough our stay.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Breda, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
141 reviews 141 reviews
23 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

We only stopped in for a cup of coffee/tea since we were early for an appointment in the area and were pleasantly surprised. For 3 euros each my partner had a large, tasty cappuccino and I ordered a tea and was pleased to get not the usual Pickwicks teabag and small cup of lukewarm water but a good-sized pot of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brussels, Belgium
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
44 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

Go to the Swarte Ruijter for old-fashioned service. Staff literally go the extra mile to pick up their guests, als I found when I arrived at the local train station. With luggage for most people it may be a bit of a hike. Having emailed whether it would be possible to walk to the hotel from the station, I was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Top Contributor
117 reviews 117 reviews
18 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012 via mobile

If you are looking for a star restaurant experience for a decent price you should visit De Swarte Ruijter. The food is fantastic and the service too. They also have nice cabin style rooms in the forrest. You can combine your stay with hiking or other outdoor activtities.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bilthoven, The Netherlands
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2011

We stayed the night with our son and daughter-in-law for a Gastronomical arrangement. Very friendly and competent staff, excellent food. Restaurant was a bit noisy, (no sound absorbing features). Oxygen level went too low during the evening, needs better ventilation. In summertime it must be really fantastic! And we were trapped by a joggers weekend who closed off all access... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Restaurant Hotel Grand Cafe De Swarte Ruijter? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Restaurant Hotel Grand Cafe De Swarte Ruijter

Address: Holterbergweg 7, 7451 JL Holten, The Netherlands
Location: The Netherlands > Overijssel Province > Holten
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, HotelsNL and Odigeo so you can book your Restaurant Hotel Grand Cafe De Swarte Ruijter reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

3 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Restaurant Hotel Grand Cafe De Swarte Ruijter