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Huis Ten Bosch

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Address: Hausutenbosu-machi, Sasebo 859-3243, Nagasaki Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 95-627-0001
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Opened in 1992, this theme park is actually a recreation of a 17th-century...

Opened in 1992, this theme park is actually a recreation of a 17th-century Dutch village complete with authentic architecture, canals and historic sites. The park is compilation of hotels, attractions, shops, restaurants and live entertainment.

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Copy of Dutch architecture - surprisingly real

We spent one evening and half a day in Huis ten Bosch. We stayed at Henna Hotel just outside one of the gates to the park. The park was much larger than we expected and also much... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Annikova
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Tokyo, Japan
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Cork, Ireland
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was unsure what to expect given mixed reviews online but was surprised by how charming the place is. It really feels like you are in Europe - the architecture is superbly done. The light show at the Huis Ten Bosch palace was beautiful. The attractions (rides, shows etc) were not very appealing but just to spend time walking around, taking... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent one evening and half a day in Huis ten Bosch. We stayed at Henna Hotel just outside one of the gates to the park. The park was much larger than we expected and also much more "real" when it comes to the Dutch architecture, including materials, colors and feel to it. Luckily I was there with a Dutch... More 

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Thank Annikova
Woking, United Kingdom
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248 reviews
160 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A theme park with a Dutch theme. It's a disappointment as there are not a lot of activities to do apart from a water park and a few iconic sites. You pay a fee to get into the park and some activities needs extra charges as well. Not a good selling point.

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Thank weeezoo
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26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at Huis Ten Bosch at about 5pm. We wanted to swim on the large play area, however after taking our time walking through the gardens and being distracted we arrived to late to swim. Never mind! We had dinner, and once the sun set all of the beautiful lights came on. This is a must to visit at... More 

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Thank Jess R
Cloquet, Minnesota
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107 reviews
36 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Huis Ten Bosch is certainly 90% family place. Lots to look around as you stroll through the Holland city. Many places to eat and shop. Beautiful flower gardens. It is certainly a full day activity. Wear good waking shoes, have plenty of cash with you and your phone is charged to take lots of pictures.

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Thank Nathan B
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Not a bad day overall but most attractions are either outdated or not working. The water park was definately worth the visit

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Hong Kong, China
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Weather was too hot in the day time. Better if you come in a cooler time. All games outdated. Good thing was no queue at all. More people at the water park which only opens during summer. That's lots of fun and kids can spend hours there.

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Thank Liuelai
Hong Kong
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32 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

The park''s environment is comfortable, Europe design, you can take nice picture anywhere, take a coffee break next to the river is enjoyable. A rose garden was established when the time we been there, the flowers were very pretty. We watched the light show in the evening, it was glorious

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Thank hahaHK
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We visited on a rainy day and that dampened our holiday spirits. As there was no shelter from zone to zone, we were caught out in the rain and were soaked despite having umbrellas with us. We kept ducking into various stores and cafés just trying to find respite from the relentless rain. There were shuttles, but those charge per... More 

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Thank Sherry T
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53 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

The park is big & build up a lot of Europe style construction. Different kind of restaurants is all around. Separate advantage, Amsterdam, Germany, Italy......

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