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Top 5 beaches in the Netherlands

03 July 2015

For great beaches and a relaxing sea-side life, you really don’t need to go far from home!

The Netherlands has 250 kilometres of unique coastline with clean, safe beaches and impressive areas of sand dunes. Make a visit to one of the five best beaches in the Netherlands part of your Stayokay break.

1. Terschelling

This superbly delightful Wadden Island boasts almost 30 kilometres of clean sandy beaches where you’ll always find a spot for yourself. Enjoy a whole day in the sea breeze and sunbathing on the beach. Who wouldn’t want that?!

From Stayokay Terschelling you get great views across the dunes and the beach at Terschelling. Check out the hostel and the various options.

2. Texel

Texel has dozens of beautiful beaches that you can reach by bicycle or car. Anyone looking for peace and quiet should go to the southernmost point of the island. Texel also offers carefree swimming, whether you go alone or with the kids, because it has a safe beach.

Visit the largest Wadden Island and discover the beaches Texel has to offer. Make things easy for yourself by combining your visit with a stay at Stayokay Texel.

3. Domburg

Domburg is the oldest seaside resort in Zeeland. Its wide sandy beach is gorgeous and the historic city behind the sand dunes is certainly worth a visit.

Enjoy Domburg’s long beach and stay in Westhove Castle!

4. Egmond

On Egmond aan Zee’s beautiful long and wide beach you can sunbathe and swim in the North Sea. Do you like water sports? Then Egmond is for you! It’s great for windsurfing, kite-flying and beach volleyball.

Stay in Stayokay Egmond and cycle to the fine sandy beach at Egmond aan Zee.

5. Noordwijk

Never been to Ibiza? At Strandclub Witsand you can get a taste of it. And that also with the most beautiful view you could wish for: the North Sea beach.

Complete your weekend with a stay at Stayokay Noordwijk. With a bit of luck you can even paddle in the North Sea, without freezing completely 😉