Mini holiday in Zandvoort aan zee

Enjoy a short break in a lovely Dutch seaside town

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Considering a mini holiday in Zandvoort aan Zee?

Close to Haarlem and Amsterdam lies the beautiful Zandvoort aan Zee. This popular coastal town (famous for its racing circuit and Formula 1 Grand Prix) offers a variety of fine stretches of beach, nature and pleasant beach bars.

When looking for a (short) holiday in The Netherlands, a mini break in Zandvoort aan Zee is highly recommended. Zandvoort aan Zee is one of Holland’s most popular coastal towns and is suitable for couples, friends, senior couples and children. There’s something to do for everyone. Stroll along the 5 kilometer long boulevard or relax in one of the trendy beach bars. Zandvoort aan Zee is a wonderful place where you can have a good time during a short break!

Omgeving Zandvoort aan zee vanaf het water

What to do during a short holiday in Zandvoort aan Zee?

You won’t get bored easily during a mini holiday in Zandvoort aan Zee. Apart from spreading your towel on the beach for a typical beach day, you can walk along the boulevard to the nearby village of Bloemendaal aan Zee. Along the way you will come across several fish stalls where you can enjoy a tasty fish, fresh from the North-Sea.

On top of that, Zandvoort has a lot of cosy beach bars where you can enjoy music, food and drinks. Between the various beach clubs, you will also find some playgrounds. This is ideal if you want to spend your holiday in Zandvoort aan Zee with children. You can also make a day trip to the cities Haarlem or Amsterdam or go cycling through the dunes.

Zandvoort aan Zee also has a cosy and small-scale town centre with a car-free area. So be sure to stroll along the church, through the charming shopping streets and past the historic town hall. So, there is plenty to do!

Beach bars

Zandvoort aan Zee has many atmospheric beach bars for drinks, lunch and dinner, but also partying!


Cycle or walk through the dunes that surround Zandvoort aan Zee. You might even spot a deer!


Visit historical city Haarlem for a day of culture, gastronomy or shopping in the many boutiques.

Beach sports

Active people are also catered for in Zandvoort: surfing, kiting or stand up paddling – it’s all possible!

Stay directly on the Dutch beach

Of course there are several accommodations in Zandvoort aan Zee where you can stay. But what about staying in a beautiful boutique hotel on the beachfront during your summer break in Zandvoort? Beachhouse Hotel is the only hotel in Zandvoort that is located directly on the beach. This makes a short holiday Zandvoort an unique experience. The hotel has a stylish but cosy atmosphere. This combination provides an experience you won’t get anywhere else. In addition, Beachhouse Hotel is completely corona-proof.

Book your beach break now!

The hotel is easy to reach by car and public transport. We make sure you have an unforgettable time during your break in Zandvoort aan Zee!

Beach break