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Get to know
your new
home country

Get to know your new home country

Dutch Uncle organizes orientation tours especially designed for expatriates. This can take place before your arrival or when you just relocated to The Netherlands. He can compile a tailored orientation visit based on your personal needs. He will personally chaperone you during the tour, to make sure he will provide you with all must-knows and sees.

 

Think of (pre-)orientation tours like discovering neighborhoods, getting to know the local culture and habits, visiting properties or lifestyle tours for spouses or families. The tours are based on a joint compiled wish list and in addition Dutch Uncle adds a fun component to the program. If preferred, the tour can be accompanied by a native speaking tutor.

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Home search

The most important component to feel at home in a new environment is to find a home away from home. Dutch Uncle helps you to find your home matching all your wishes and expectations.

Whether you want to rent or purchase a home, Dutch Uncle screens the market, calls on his local network, handpicks the best matching options and compiles a short list on your behalf. You can tap into his large local network and enjoy his solution driven approach with his out-of-the-box mindset.

If you would like to start with a temporary home offering you time to feel the local market, explore neighborhoods or to experience the local lifestyle, Dutch Uncle can also assist you in finding a short-term solution.

Settling in
service

Settling in service

Moving a household to a new country and make your (family) life up and running as soon as possible is the biggest challenge of relocation. Dutch Uncle aims for a smooth settle in and supports you to organize all needed before arrival and the first weeks in your new home.

Think of connecting to utilities, home decoration, receipt of deliveries, sourcing the best GP and dentist, arranging insurances, sourcing education for children, assistance in logistics, obtaining a Dutch driving license and all you need to resume your life in the new environment.

Dutch Uncle is a pro-active partner throughout the process; in addition to his advice, he takes care of everything that needs to be handled and makes sure he takes things off your plate. He always aims to be one step ahead, thinks along and you can rely on him, as he has your back.

Lifestyle
services

Lifestyle Services

In addition to all necessary arrangement services, Dutch Uncle thrives at creating a personalized local lifestyle for you and your loved ones, especially designed for expats.

The extensive local knowledge, a top-notch network and a finely tuned antenna makes Dutch Uncle the right partner to assist you in getting your lifestyle in place and ease the adaptation process in your new country. By tapping into his network and knowledge you will save a lot of research time, prevent experience flaws and can take short-cuts to the right information.

Think of sourcing a nanny service, dog walker, personal trainer, designated driver, chef, hairdresser, massage therapist but also riding a bike, cultural awareness training, etc. He handpicks the best yoga studio, gym, courses and clubs for you and your children and introduces you and your spouse or family to the right local network and events.

Dutch Uncle can also create and organize unique celebrations, weekend programs to get to know The Netherlands or touristic itineraries for family or friends from abroad.

All lifestyle service are tailored to your needs and aim for one thing; getting you and your spouse of family into a local flow. Dutch Uncle cuts down the mundane flow and enhances the experience factor.

Organize your
new home

Organize your
new home

Dutch Uncle understands the feeling of coming home and aims you to feel this as soon as possible. He creates a soft-landing in The Netherlands for you and your loved ones and arranges your daily life to be up and running as soon as possible.

Think of arrangement of utilities, internet, a move-in inspection, key handling, etc. He can provide you with a local (emergency) list of reliable plumbers, electricians, handymen, gardeners, security, cleaners, etc. and where needed hire them on your behalf and supervise all needed.

A house becomes a home when the personal touch is added. Dutch Uncle can also help you with designing your interior, furnishing, flower and plant arrangements, scent and air control, etc.

Kick-start Packages

Dutch Uncle offers a selection of ‘kick-start packages’ for a soft-landing, which makes settling-in for you and your spouse or family much more comfortable. Below you will find a selection of our support packages, which is just a small selection of what you can expect from Dutch Uncle. 

Kick-start Packages

Dutch Uncle offers a selection of ‘kick-start packages’ for a soft-landing, which makes settling-in in your new hometown much more comfortable. Below you will find a selection of our services, which is just a small selection of what you can expect from Dutch Uncle. 

Discover Tour

Discover Tour

You know you will be moving soon to The Netherlands but have no clue where to live? Dutch Uncle will make sure you will find your future neighborhood as soon as possible. What can you expect:

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Receive a first tailored offer.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • Receive a short list of 1-3 neighborhoods based on your personal preferences.
  • We create a personal itinerary.
  • We plan a tour online or offline.
  • Choose your favorite future neighborhood.

More information, click here.

You know you will be moving soon to The Netherlands but have no clue where to live? Dutch Uncle will make sure you will find your future neighborhood as soon as possible. What can you expect:

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Receive a first tailored offer.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • Receive a short list of 1-3 neighborhoods based on your personal preferences.
  • We create a personal itinerary.
  • We plan a tour online or offline.
  • Choose your favorite future neighborhood.

More information, click here.

Become a local Tour

Become a local Tour

You have chosen the neighborhood you would like to live in and now it’s time to get familiarized with it. Dutch Uncle will make sure you will find your way around your (future) neighborhood. What can you expect:

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Receive a first tailored offer.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • Based on your personal preferences we will create an itinerary.
  • We plan a tour online or offline.
  • You are ready to enjoy your new neighborhood from a local perspective.

More information, click here.

You have chosen the neighborhood you would like to live in and now it’s time to get familiarized with it. Dutch Uncle will make sure you will find your way around your (future) neighborhood. What can you expect:

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Receive a first tailored offer.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • Based on your personal preferences we will create an itinerary.
  • We plan a tour online or offline.
  • You are ready to enjoy your new neighborhood from a local perspective.

More information, click here.

Family introduction Tour

Family introduction Tour

You are making a global transition and you would like your spouse or family to fall in love with The Netherlands as much as you have? Dutch Uncle is more than happy to take them under his wings and show them around.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Receive a first tailored offer.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • Based on your personal preferences we will create an itinerary.
  • We plan a tour online or offline.
  • We deliver a spouse or family tailored list with ‘need to know addresses’..
  • Your spouse or family can enjoy a soft-landing.

More information, click here.

You are making a global transition and you would like your spouse or family to fall in love with The Netherlands as much as you have? Dutch Uncle is more than happy to take them under his wings and show them around.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Receive a first tailored offer.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • Based on your personal preferences we will create an itinerary.
  • We plan a tour online or offline.
  • We deliver a spouse or family tailored list with ‘need to know addresses’..
  • Your spouse or family can enjoy a soft-landing.

More information, click here.

Cultural Deep Dive Tour

Cultural Deep Dive Tour

You are moving to The Netherlands and would like to get familiar with the culture, habits, rules and regulations? Dutch Uncle offers a great module with which you can create your own cultural deep dive to make sure you will blend in.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Receive a first tailored offer.
  • Get familiar with the Dutch people, habits, traditions, celebrations, local food, rules, regulations, etc.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • We plan an inspirational session online or offline.
  • We deliver a sheet with all discussed.
  • You are ready to blend in!

More information, click here.

You are moving to The Netherlands and would like to get familiar with the culture, habits, rules and regulations? Dutch Uncle offers a great module with which you can create your own cultural deep dive to make sure you will blend in.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Receive a first tailored offer.
  • Get familiar with the Dutch people, habits, traditions, celebrations, local food, rules, regulations, etc.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • We plan an inspirational session online or offline.
  • We deliver a sheet with all discussed.
  • You are ready to blend in!

More information, click here.

Temporary Housing

Temporary Housing

When you feel more comfortable in starting off in a temporary home, so you have time to orientate and get a feeling with the market, we love to help you find a short-term accommodation.

  • Personal call to go through your ideas and wishes
  • Offer a selection of available serviced apartments, within given budget
  • Make reservation.
  • Pre-check if everything is organized before arrival
  • Welcome and key hand-over at the location

More information, click here.

When you feel more comfortable in starting off in a temporary home, so you have time to orientate and get a feeling with the market, we love to help you find a short-term accommodation.

  • Personal call to go through your ideas and wishes
  • Offer a selection of available serviced apartments, within given budget
  • Make reservation.
  • Pre-check if everything is organized before arrival
  • Welcome and key hand-over at the location

More information, click here.

Organize your Home

Organize your Home

Dutch Uncle understand what it means to ‘come home’ and ensures you will feel this as soon as possible. He makes sure your home is ready to move in, so you do not have to worry about getting organized before and during your move. The most common services he provides are, but you let us know where you need help.

  • Coordination of your goods on arrival in The Netherlands.
  • Arrival unpacking and/or furnishing service
  • Shopping for the basics or specific items.
  • Tab into our network for the best specialty shops and/or warehouses.
  • Connect your utilities.
  • Find a reliable handyman, plumber, electrician, gardener, etc.
  • Coordinate and select the best options for interior design, furnishing, refurbishing your home.
  • Etc.

More information, click here.

Dutch Uncle understand what it means to ‘come home’ and ensures you will feel this as soon as possible. He makes sure your home is ready to move in, so you do not have to worry about getting organized before and during your move. The most common services he provides are, but you let us know where you need help.

  • Coordination of your goods on arrival in The Netherlands.
  • Arrival unpacking and/or furnishing service
  • Shopping for the basics or specific items.
  • Tab into our network for the best specialty shops and/or warehouses.
  • Connect your utilities.
  • Find a reliable handyman, plumber, electrician, gardener, etc.
  • Coordinate and select the best options for interior design, furnishing, refurbishing your home.
  • Etc.

More information, click here.

Health Care Package

Health Care Package

The health system in The Netherlands might be a bit different than you are used to. During this session we will explain the health insurance system and advise in finding the best provider(s). Together with you we will fill out the application and take the necessary steps for the whole family.

  • Extensive introduction of the health care system.
  • Select and apply the best fit for health insurance.
  • Select and register for the best English-speaking GP, dentist & dental hygienist.
  • If wished we also have a great network of midwife, physiotherapist or other specialists

More information, click here.

The health system in The Netherlands might be a bit different than you are used to. During this session we will explain the health insurance system and advise in finding the best provider(s). Together with you we will fill out the application and take the necessary steps for the whole family.

  • Extensive introduction of the health care system.
  • Select and apply the best fit for health insurance.
  • Select and register for the best English-speaking GP, dentist & dental hygienist.
  • If wished we also have a great network of midwife, physiotherapist or other specialists

More information, click here.

Relocate Smoothly

Relocate Smoothly

Relocation goes paired with (international) moving and an investment in time, energy and money. Something all expatriates would like to get done with asap and preferably trouble-free. Dutch Uncle is here to assist you and make it a smooth transition.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Receive a first tailored offer.
  • Choose moving companies, unpacking assistance, personal shopping, interior design, etc.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • Create a personal moving plan.
  • Create wish list with all things to be locally done/ purchased before your arrival.
  • If wished we manage the planning on your behalf.
  • We make sure you feel at home on arrival.

More information, click here.

Relocation goes paired with (international) moving and an investment in time, energy and money. Something all expatriates would like to get done with asap and preferably trouble-free. Dutch Uncle is here to assist you and make it a smooth transition.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Receive a first tailored offer.
  • Choose moving companies, unpacking assistance, personal shopping, interior design, etc.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • Create a personal moving plan.
  • Create wish list with all things to be locally done/ purchased before your arrival.
  • If wished we manage the planning on your behalf.
  • We make sure you feel at home on arrival.

More information, click here.

School Matching

School Matching

We understand that if you are relocating with your children, one of the first things that’s need to be organized is education and/or daycare. The Dutch education system is different than you might be used to and also gives a lot of possibilities, like; international schools, Dutch schools, Bilingual schools, daycare and pre-schooling.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Thorough online intake to establish educational requirements.
  • Personal call with explanation of the schooling/daycare system and options.
  • Advise on best options based on children’s profile and needs.
  • Set-up and coordinate visits to 2 or 3 different schools/day care centers.
  • Provide assistance with registration at the school/day-care of choice.

More information, click here.

We understand that if you are relocating with your children, one of the first things that’s need to be organized is education and/or daycare. The Dutch education system is different than you might be used to and also gives a lot of possibilities, like; international schools, Dutch schools, Bilingual schools, daycare and pre-schooling.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Thorough online intake to establish educational requirements.
  • Personal call with explanation of the schooling/daycare system and options.
  • Advise on best options based on children’s profile and needs.
  • Set-up and coordinate visits to 2 or 3 different schools/day care centers.
  • Provide assistance with registration at the school/day-care of choice.

More information, click here.

Lifestyle:
In & around the home

Lifestyle: In & around the home

An organized and warm home base is the fundament for a healthy household. Dutch Uncle makes sure your lifestyle in and around the house is taken care of, so you can relax and enjoy your home away from home.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Choose home management services as housekeeping, tutor, concierge, dog walking, security guard, driver, gardener, home management while away, etc.
  • Get familiar with where to find what in your neighborhood and which home delivery services you need.
  • Get acquainted with nightlife, restaurants and bars matching your lifestyle.
  • Receive a tailored offer in which we include our hand-picked partner network where needed.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • If you prefer Dutch Uncle arranges all introductions and/or first meeting.
  • Your household is up and running before you know!

More information, click here.

An organized and warm home base is the fundament for a healthy household. Dutch Uncle makes sure your lifestyle in and around the house is taken care of, so you can relax and enjoy your home away from home.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Choose home management services as housekeeping, tutor, concierge, dog walking, security guard, driver, gardener, home management while away, etc.
  • Get familiar with where to find what in your neighborhood and which home delivery services you need.
  • Get acquainted with nightlife, restaurants and bars matching your lifestyle.
  • Receive a tailored offer in which we include our hand-picked partner network where needed.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • If you prefer Dutch Uncle arranges all introductions and/or first meeting.
  • Your household is up and running before you know!

More information, click here.

Lifestyle:
Personal Care

Lifestyle: Personal Care

A busy job and lifestyle have to be compensated with personal care. Dutch Uncle has an extended local network who will take care of you.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Choose personal care services as personal trainer, gym, yoga, acupuncturist, hairdresser, barber, nail studio, massage therapist, physiotherapist, etc.
  • Choose for personal development services as language courses, coaches, education, new skills, etc.
  • Find the local clubs for your hobby’s and personal interests.
  • Receive a tailored offer in which we also include our hand-picked partner network where needed.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • If you prefer Dutch Uncle arranges all introductions and/or first meeting.
  • Your personal care plan is ready to pamper you!

More information, click here.

A busy job and lifestyle have to be compensated with personal care. Dutch Uncle has an extended local network who will take care of you.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Choose personal care services as personal trainer, gym, yoga, acupuncturist, hairdresser, barber, nail studio, massage therapist, physiotherapist, etc.
  • Choose for personal development services as language courses, coaches, education, new skills, etc.
  • Find the local clubs for your hobby’s and personal interests.
  • Receive a tailored offer in which we also include our hand-picked partner network where needed.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • If you prefer Dutch Uncle arranges all introductions and/or first meeting.
  • Your personal care plan is ready to pamper you!

More information, click here.

Lifestyle:
Family

Lifestyle: Family

A relocation is successful when all involved have a soft-landing and create their lifestyle as soon as possible. Dutch Uncle helps you to get your family tap into the local lifestyle the way you are used to.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Choose family care services as a nanny, babysitter, tutors, daycare/kinder garden, etc.
  • Select local after school activities, family friendly parks, playgrounds, sport clubs or courses.
  • Choose for local transportation by public transportation or bike. If needed, we arrange bikes including lessons.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • If you prefer Dutch Uncle arranges all introductions, first meeting and/or enrollment.
  • Your family will be up and running before you know!

More information, click here.

A relocation is successful when all involved have a soft-landing and create their lifestyle as soon as possible. Dutch Uncle helps you to get your family tap into the local lifestyle the way you are used to.

  • Fill in our personalized short questionnaire with your wishes.
  • Choose family care services as a nanny, babysitter, tutors, daycare/kinder garden, etc.
  • Select local after school activities, family friendly parks, playgrounds, sport clubs or courses.
  • Choose for local transportation by public transportation or bike. If needed, we arrange bikes including lessons.
  • Personal call to go through the offer and create a final set-up.
  • If you prefer Dutch Uncle arranges all introductions, first meeting and/or enrollment.
  • Your family will be up and running before you know!

More information, click here.

Let Dutch Uncle help your spouse or family settle-in
stress free.

Let Dutch Uncle help your spouse or family settle-in stress free.

Dutch Uncle makes moving abroad an experience and ensures that you and your spouse and/or family have a soft-landing and tap into the lifestyle you are used to. He is your ‘go-to-person’ for getting your lifestyle up and running within a few weeks after a relocation. Let us help you to fall in love with your new home and city and make you blend in as a real ‘Dutchie’.

Within just 10 minutes you can provide Dutch Uncle with all your requests and he will reach out to you in person within the coming 24 hours. After this you wil receive a tailor-made proposal without-committal, that will help you make your relocation and stay in The Netherlands much more enjoyable.

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