See & Do at Van der Valk Hotel Hilversum - de Witte Bergen

Discover the surroundings

Tucked away amidst the lush greenery of the Gooi region is the charming village of Laren, often referred to as 'the jewel of the Gooi'. With its enchanting architecture, lively art community, and storied history, Laren warmly welcomes visitors seeking a unique and inviting atmosphere.

Sound & Vision in Hilversum is one of the most popular museums near our hotel. The museum shows how the media develops and influences our lives. Interesting for both young and old! The museum is just a short drive away from our hotel, so you can combine your visit with an overnight stay and/or a meal at our place.

Rent a bicycle or e-bike to go on a bike ride through the natural surroundings of our hotel in Hilversum. We've put together a bunch of gorgeous cycling routes that take you through the gorgeous countryside. We also have a special bicycle and electric bike package that gives you a more affordable stay, complete with a breakfast buffet and a three-course meal.

From our hotel, you can take beautiful walks through the impressive landscape of Het Gooi. Do you want to go for a long or short walk? At reception, we have different routes for you to choose from. You can walk across the Zuiderheide or through different forests between Hilversum, Baarn and the Lage Vuursche.

T' Gooi is a good place to play golf. The green surroundings make for beautiful golf courses. There are a few clubs near our hotel. The Goyer Golf & Country Club is just a short stroll away from the hotel.

The Singer Museum in Laren is a cultural gem. Singer Laren is an art museum with an extensive international collection and a theater with a varied program. The Singer-Laren Museum has a collection of more than 3,000 works of art. At Singer Laren, one can explore diverse aspects of the arts.



Hilversum is a media city known for its studios and celebrity residents. However, there is much more to experience. Take a walk through the historic city center or take a seat on one of the cozy terraces.

In the area

Lage Vuursche

Explore the real village of Lage Vuursche, which is near Baarn. You can enjoy walking, cycling and mini golf. The beautiful 18th-century Groeneveld Castle is within walking distance. The castle has a fascinating past and there are numerous exhibits, exhibitions, and musical performances throughout the year. A fun time for the whole family!

Sailing & Swimming

Lakes of Loosdrecht

Our hotel is near the Lakes of Loosdrecht. You are welcome to cycle around the lake, but you can also rent a boat. In Loosdrecht, there are numerous rental companies where you can rent a sloop or sailing boat. Even closer to our hotel is the Naardermeer. Here, you can enjoy a boat trip. Taking a boat trip on the Naardermeer means sailing through the oldest natural monument in the Netherlands. It is highly recommended.