The village of Blaricum is a true oasis in the hectic metropolitan area connecting Amsterdam, Utrecht and Amersfoort. It is close to Laren and Eemnes, and bordered by water and beautiful landscapes. Just outside of Blaricum you will find lovely heathlands and forests. The ancient farmhouses in the village centre are reminiscent of times when farming was the main source of income here. Meanwhile the magnificent residences are proof of a rich history. It is known for its many monumental farm buildings, local cafes and restaurants, nature, several annual community events and extensive upmarket residential areas. Blaricum is a popular residence of many Dutch celebrities.