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.
In the unlikely event that a ship can not moor on the shore due to the full port, the ship will anchor at the port entrance. You will then be taken to and from the island with a dinghy. As soon as there is space again, the skipper sails into the harbor. So far this has only occurred once.
Also keep in mind that on Friday a ship can arrive later than 17.00 hours. In that case, you can temporarily store your luggage on another sleeping ship, so that you can start exploring the island.
Sleeping ships also offer the possibility to sail from Harlingen on the Wadden Sea to the festival and back from Terschelling. A few weeks before Oerol starts we know when the ships will sail. Anyone who books a room will receive this via the mail information. You can also travel with Slaapschepen.nl without spending the night. Here you will find an overview of all the sailing packages.
In addition to hotel stays, there are also sailing trips to Terschelling. A combination of sailing and a multi-day visit to Oerol. From about November you will find the Oerol sailing packages.