Mare fan Fryslan

Mare fan Fryslan

The beautiful three-masted schooner is one of the three largest and most luxurious sailing ships on the dutch
IJsselmeer. It was built in 1960 as a freight ship and was completely renovated in 2006. Since 2007 this classic schooner has been used as a beautiful, almost extravagant, three-mast sailing ship at home on Dutch waters.

On the lower deck there is an air conditioned saloon lined with wooden panelling hat doubles as the ship’s restaurant. The 14 guest cabins, including a luxurious Junior Suite, can also be found below deck. 

The Mare fan Fryslan operates for Islandhopping in the Frisian Sea. ⇒ More about this tour!

Boat Specifications

Mare fan Fryslan - Boat Specifications

Year of construction: 1960 | Year of complete rebuilding: 2006

Size of boat: 62 m | Number of cabins: 14 guest cabins (up to 28 guests)

Bathroom features: all-in-one showers, wash-basins and toilet, ventilation system

Cabin equipment: bull’s eye, mirror 

Special on board features: three-masted schooner, salon with wooden panelling and air conditioning

Embarkation harbour: Enkhuizen/Netherlands


Cabins of the Mare fan Fryslan

On the lower deck there are 12 comfortable 2-bed cabins (floor area of about 10 m2, 2 floor-level single beds 90 x 200 cm), 1 junior suite with a small corner sitting area and a flat screen TV (about 12 m2) as well as a 1-bed cabin with bunk beds (floor area of about 7 m2). In the 2-bed cabins and the junior-suite it is also possible to arrange to have 3 beds – a Pullman bed/fold-down bed. All the cabins have a private shower/WC/sink and ventilation system.


Salon of the Mare fan Fryslan

On the lower deck there is an air conditioned salon lined with wooden panelling that doubles as the ship’s restaurant. Next to the salon you will find the wheelhouse fitted with a bar, music, video equipment and TV - a major feature of this room is the large panoramic window that offers a breathtaking view over the water.


Decks of the Mare fan Fryslan

The wooden upper deck offers adequate seating, an outdoor bar with draught beer on tap, a grill and
even a Jacuzzi. The sails on the schooner can be operated either by hand or electrically. In the harbours there is a Wi-Fi/WLAN connection (free of charge) available throughout the whole ship.

Any questions?

Contact us:

Monday - Friday
09:00- 12:30 Hrs
14:00- 17:00 Hrs

Tel. +49(0)7531 361860