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Clara Maria Cheese & Clog Farm

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Neat place and very helpful though confused about where to go when we arrived etc. entrance and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Great visit

I was the first to arrive today and I was given a personal demonstration of clog making and then a... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
Julia S
Larkspur, California
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The Clara Maria Cheese Farm and Clog Factory is set in the pastoral polder landscape just southwest of Amsterdam. This historic 160-year old farm creates an inviting atmosphere for visitors to step back into old-world charm. The original barn has...more
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Bovenkerkerweg 106, 1188 XH, Amstelveen, The Netherlands
+31 297 582 279
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Neat place and very helpful though confused about where to go when we arrived etc. entrance and touring was not very clear past the front door. Otherwise great.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

I was the first to arrive today and I was given a personal demonstration of clog making and then a personal explanation of the cheese making process. Everyone was so friendly and welcoming. I learned a lot about both processes. And, of course, I couldn't...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Julia S
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Had a great time visiting this working farm. Got to watch both the cheese and clog making process. Katrina, her husband and Rueben were such gracious and interesting hosts. The cheese tasting helped us to make our selections to purchase. A very nice gift shop....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful.went with 2 and 5 year old children. They show you how they make clogs and cheese for free (and you can wander around the farm).both children and parents were fascinated. If you spend time in the Netherlands, at least spend a couple of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Yael D
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The trip to Carla Maria was the highlight of our week in Holland! The people that made us feel so welcome and the kids loved making clogs with Reuben. We paid for the cheese experience which at €10 was amazing value. Gabby helped us make...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Toby C
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great cheese, learn some clog history, see how it’s done. Love to bring home a variety of cheeses and great for a souvenirs

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Danah C
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This place is a blast, I can't decide if more for adults than for children, if you schlepped to Amsterdam and didn't come to this farm, then you missed out on a great part of the trip. We took the bus, you can also take...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maria S
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Though the workshop was small and rather cramped while attending with a tour group, it was interesting to see the clog making process. The staff were friendly and helpful and facilitated a very pleasant experience. The souvenir shop was probably one of the most well...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank An0nym0usC0ntribut0r
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I recommend travelers to visit this farm as it really worth it. so descriptive and fun. I just love the whole organic experience. I will send a lot of my clients there when they are there on a vacay.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank vishalseth
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I go here every year with our school Year 7 trip and it's always a highlight! I've yet to come home without at least 3 cheeses in my case and we always advise the children that this is one of the best gift shops with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Naomi K
KvWees, Owner at Clara Maria Cheese & Clog Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Dear Naomi, We are delighted to read your favorable review! We have so much fun with the school groups that visit us from the U.K. and Ireland, they are a joy to work with with!!! We look forward to your next visit and hope that...More

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20 March 2018|
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Response from KvWees | Property representative |
No there is no entrance fee
10 June 2017|
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Response from KvWees | Property representative |
It is also possible to use public transportation from the city center of Amsterdam. From Amsterdam Central Station or from Amsterdam Leidseplein you can take the bus 170 or 174 and get out at the "Zijdelweg". From there it... More