Oerol on Terschelling
Hotel Terschelling - Every year the island in June changed for ten days in one big stage for theater, dance, street theater, visual arts and music. Hundreds of artists iron down to here, also present thanks to the curiosity of visitors, new acts.
The performances are special, often on the spot, for a unique location on the island, thought. You make of everything: great spectacles to mime, from intimate musical theater to hilarious circus performances, from westerns to interactive installations: somewhere in the dunes on the beach, in the woods, dykes, in barns or on the street.
The festival has grown into an international phenomenon with thousands of visitors. You should have seen it once! Many come back every year.
Great hotel on the island
During Oerol you at a Sleep Ships original hotel stay books. Several specially chartered boat to Terschelling allow to provide extra accommodation options at an attractive price. Book your room with a made bed plus breakfast.
Sleep Ships in the harbor of Terschelling, near the lively happening in the village. From here you can visit by bike shows and experience the best atmosphere on the island.
If a ship due to the harbor can not be moored ashore, the ship will be in front of the port for anchor. You will then be taken by boat to and from the island. As soon as the ship is again, the shipman sails into the port. So far this has only occurred a few times.
Also note that on Friday a ship can arrive later than 17.00 hours. You can temporarily lose your luggage on another sleeper so you can go exploring the island.
Sleeping vessels also offer the possibility to sail across the Wad from Harlingen to the festival and back from Terschelling. A few weeks before Oerol begins, we know which ships are going to sail and the departure times. Anyone booking a room will receive via email information. You can also stay overnight with Sleepschepen.nl.