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One mast clipper 'New Care' - Sleeps 12

We offer all the comfort of a modern holiday home aboard a traditional clipper, built in 1905!

Excellent! 5/5 (2 reviews)

Sailing ship highlights

  1. Departs from: Makkum
  2. Type & Length: Tjalk, 15 m
  3. Capacity day trips: 12
  1. Nr of beds 12
  2. Sailling area: IJsselmeer, Frisian Lakes, Wadden Sea

Sailing ship summary

Booking both a day or multiple day sailing cruise is possible with this Tjalk. This is the perfect fit for smaller and more intimate groups. up to 12 guests. The departure port for this ship is Makkum. You can go sailing the following destinations: the IJsselmeer, Frisian Lakes, Markermeer, Wadden sea. Your captain Paul will steer the ship, so no sailing experience is required.

Sailing ship description

Take this opportunity to sail on the formidable Tjalk from 1905, measuring 25 meters in length and 5 meter in width. It’s a fast ship that was originally primarily used to transport bricks. Back in 2012 she was completely restored and ever since then she has been a sailboat rental allowing many groups to enjoy the wide open waters during a sailing holiday in The Netherlands. Go sailing with us and you will be blown away with this amazing ship and all that she has to offer.

The layout of this sailing ship

Below deck you find a cosy seating area, here you can relax in style after a long day at sea. There is plenty of space to sit back, relax and have a great time with your friends or family.

Here you will also find the kitchen which is modern and equipped with everything you need to cook a nice meal. With a 6-pit stove, freezer, oven and fridge you won’t miss anything.

The ship contains five bedrooms, three 2-person cabin and two 3-person cabins. There are two toilets on the ship and two showers.

Rates and availability

Prices are dependent on the requirements of your party. Therefore we kindly ask to fill out the enquiry form on the right side of this page and we will get in touch with you as soon as possible.

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Payment policy

25-75% or 50-50% or 100% (read more)

Cancellation policy

Security deposit


Check in/out time

Please, ask owner


5 Bedrooms, 12 Sleeps

Number of single beds: 12


There are two toilets and two bathrooms on the ship. We offer three 2-person cabins and two 3-person cabins. Each cabins has a sink in it. 


Number of bathrooms: 2
Number of toilets: 2

Holiday type

Lake / riverside



Dining table & chairs

Fully equipped kitchen


Music system / CD player

Outdoor facilities

Barbeque / braai

Heating / cooling

Central heating


Sea views

Activities nearby

Swimminig / watersports



How to get there

Makkum can be found in Friesland, the most northern Province. It’s easiest reached by car or public transport from the city Leeuwarden.

About the area

Makkum is a small town in Friesland with about 3000 residents. However it’s very popular with tourists. Makkum is well-known for her Makkumer earthwork.

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Sailing ship owner


Response time
Normally within 8 hours
Language spoken

2 Reviews - One mast clipper 'New Care' - Sleeps 12

Excellent! 5/5

  1. Matt - the Netherlands

    01 Mar

    Highly recommended sailing cruise from Harlingen

    The boat is highly recommended! Nice ship, and close to the center with everything within walking distance. The host is friendly and is at your service at all times. Everything looked neat and tidy. Breakfast was fine. We have had a great time!

  2. Simone

    01 Mar

    Weekend sailing cruise

    We have had a lovely overnight stay on this nice boat (or should I say ship) with our group of friends (13 people). Fine reception, clean + decent facilities and a good location. Paul is a very pleasant host. There was good and fast communication and finally we got nice tips for a restaurant with a sunny terrace in the area. We have nothing to complain about. Highly recommended!

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