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Dining on a nature island close to Rotterdam

By Lisanne van Beurden
November 05, 2022

Enjoy a special night out on the nature island of Tiengemeten! This island is located close to Rotterdam. Here you can enjoy a very special dinner every Friday and Saturday.

After a ride on the ferry from Zuid-Beijerland you arrive at Tiengemeten, where you are welcome in the Herberg. Here you will discover the nature of the island of Tiengemeten combined with a three-course menu and great entertainment. Read more below!


About the Tiengemeten island

Have you never heard of Tiengemeten before? It is a small nature island, only seven kilometers long and two kilometers wide. On the island you will find deer, Scottish highlanders, beavers and various birds.

The ferry to Tiengemeten is located in Zuid-Beijerland and from here it is only a ten minute boat ride. Also nice to know: there are various walking routes. A fun way to discover the island!


Tasty Tiengemeten

With the new winter concept ‘Tasty Tiengemeten’, TinyParks de Herberg wants to attract visitors to the beautiful island in the autumn and winter.

Expect a special evening out in which the nature of the island of Tiengemeten is combined with a three-course menu. But not only the location makes the dinner special, because during the meal there is various entertainment, such as comedians, singer songwriters and bands. The evening ends with a light walk on the beach, back to the ferry.

Cooking with ingredients from the island

Before the show, a delicious seasonal menu of three courses is served. The chef cooks with seasonal products and herbs from the island itself.

The dishes can be combined with a suitable wine. Dinner takes place in theater style, so you can enjoy the show after eating.

Spend the night in TinyParks de Herberg

TinyParks has several locations where you can spend the night in a special way. One location is on the island of Tiengemeten, near Rotterdam. Last summer, young entrepreneurs behind TinyParks took over the Herberg on Tiengemeten to turn it into an accessible and atmospheric glamping site.

It is therefore certainly possible to spend the night on the island. Six rooms are available in the Herberg. Click here for booking information.


Practical information

Does such a special evening sound like something you’d enjoy? Via the website you can buy a ticket per person on a date of your choice. The ticket includes ferry ticket, three-course menu, performance and a romantic light walk back to the ferry.

To travel to Tiengemeten you must meet at the ferry at Nieuwendijk 1 in Zuid Beijerland at 6:00 PM sharp.


Only Diner night: €45 euro p.p.
Diner & Show: €65 p.p.


Tiengemeten 1, 3284 BE Zuid-Beijerland

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