Welcome at The Spotted Donkey (De Bonte Ezel)

Surrounded by the rivers Maas and Waal at the edge of the village of Rossum (Gelderland province) and situated in an idyllic lane you will find B&B De Bonte Ezel ("The Spotted Donkey"). A short walk along rural ditches with croaking frogs, apple orchards, meadows and storks nesting will take you to the river Waal within 5 minutes.

Discover the beautiful Bommelerwaard area with its peaceful villages, orchards and beautiful scenery. The Spotted Donkey is a detached cottage that has room for a maximum of 2 people, and offers its guests relaxation, space and privacy. From the terrace of your cottage you will overlook our country and vegetable gardens, orchard, and meadow in which Heino our spotted donkey and goats are at pasture.

At B&B The Spotted Donkey you will have 2 spacious (non-smoking) rooms with a private entrance. Through the entrance you will enter a room equipped with seating, a washbasin and access to the en-suite bathroom with a shower and toilet. Via the door that separates the 2 rooms, you enter the second room with a double bed (converted into 2 single beds on request). This bright room also has patio doors opening onto the private terrace overlooking the gardens.

Available from January to October from friday to monday for at least two nights.

Rate; one person; €50,- a night (including breakfast);  two persons; €75,- a night  (including breakfast). Cash payment.

Check in possible from 15.00 p.m and check out before 11.00 a.m

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Amenities you will find at The Spotted Donkey include:

  • daily breakfast, containing many regional and home-made products (jams)
  • en-suite bathroom
  • refrigerator
  • wardrobe
  • dining table
  • private terrace with seating area
  • flat-screen TV
  • radio / CD player
  • wired Internet 
  • Senseo® coffee machine / electric kettle
  • coffee /tea hospitality tray

Extra facilities:

  • private parking
  • gardens with various seating areas
  • swimming pool (May to October)
  • free pick-up service from / to the Zaltbommel train station
  • bicycles for rent (request in advance)

Area information:
Possibilities for cultural excursions are found in the old towns of Zaltbommel (6 km) and 's Hertogenbosch (also known as Den Bosch) (15 km) including mediaeval city walls, an impressive basilisk, and several museums and churches. The area offers plenty of possibility to enjoy cycling and walks along the river dikes (various routes, including the Rossum path). In the surrounding area you can go swimming, canoeing, golfing, fishing, shopping, or visit museums, movie theatres and fine restaurants. In Rossum there are several excellent restaurants available as well.

Accessibility by car: from A1-Utrecht-'s Hertogenbosch take exit Rossum / Zaltbommel and follow the signs for Rossum.

Bed & Breakfast The Spotted Donkey
Mrs. Wilma Post
Doorningstraat 24
5328 CS Rossum
Tel: +31 (0)418 66 17 02 / +31(0)6 215 458 68
E-mail: debonte-ezel@live.nl
Website: www.debonte-ezel.nl