This hotel is located in an oasis of peace between Heemskerk and the dunes. Spanning 6 hectares and surrounded by a nature reserve- the historic Château au Marquette was built in 1225 and affords a fantastic backdrop. Heemskerk Beach is only a 20-minute walk away. The hotel and castle are very easy to reach by public transport. Castricum lies about 10 minutes away by car- where there is a train station. Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is just 35 km away.||The hotel has a total of 65 rooms including 1 suite. The hotel additionally features a lobby with a hotel safe- a bar- a sun terrace and a restaurant (capacity of 200). The business centre comprises 11 conference rooms (for between 8 and 150 people)- ISDN connection- overhead projector- TV and video equipment for videoconferences such as microphones and speakers. Guests are also able to make use of the laundry service- a shoe cleaning service and babysitting services (on request)- a large car park and a bicycle hire service.||The rooms have an en suite bathroom with hairdryer and toiletries- a direct dial telephone- cable and pay TV- Internet access (wireless)- telephone access for modem- minibar and a balcony or terrace. Guests are able to choose between a selection of different pillows (firm- soft or feathers).||Guests may make use of the tennis court.||A breakfast buffet is offered in the mornings. A great selection of Dutch and typically international specialities are served up in a unique atmosphere. Guests will find the perfect menu- which may be accompanied by local- national and international wines. Waiting staff are more than happy to assist in guests' choices.