Palaces

In this section you can find information about the palaces and residences of the members of the Royal House. King Willem-Alexander, Queen Máxima and their three daughters live at Villa Eikenhorst in Wassenaar. At some point in the future the family will move to Huis ten Bosch Palace in The Hague, which is currently the home of Princess Beatrix. In the course of time the princess will take up residence at Drakensteyn Castle in the village of Lage Vuursche. In the interim Huis ten Bosch Palace will be used for official receptions and meetings. The King will also make use of Noordeinde Palace in The Hague and the Royal Palace in Amsterdam.

  • Drakensteyn Castle

    Drakensteyn Castle is located near the village of Lage Vuursche in the municipality of Baarn. Princess Beatrix bought the property in 1959, which was then thoroughly renovated. She resided there from 1963 to 1981. In 1981 she and Prince Claus and their three sons moved to The Hague. In early...