SURROUNDING

Our properties are on only 5 minutes cycling distance from the dunes 10 minutes to the beach of the North Sea,where you can sunbathe and/or enjoy lovely walks or rides.

There is a Restaurant only 5 minutes away , a Pizzeria as well as an indoor children's playing area, tropical swimming pool, outdoor children's playground, midget golf, bicycle rent and a launderette, as well as a small supermarket for all your daily food shopping.

From April onwards,you can enjoy an romantic sunset on one of the beach paviljons. The delight of the dunes are unique , they offer many walking and cycling routes. There is even a large area of dunes between "Sint Maartenszee" and "Petten" where you can find "Scottish Highlanders' freely roaming around; - the oldest registered European cow.

On 20 minutes cycling distance away, you will find a large nature reserve called "Zwanenwater", covering 660 hectares, which is where you'll also find the little seaside village of "Callantsoog" which offers little shops with local products, all sorts of niceties and a big supermarket, which is open 7 days a week.

On 7 km distance, you will find 'Schagen"- a central town with shopping arcades, typical Dutch café's and plenty of terraces for a morning or afternoon drink. There is an outdoor market running 10 weeks on thursdays (in peak-season only) called 'West-Friese Folk Markt".

For the ones that love fishing, there are the canals and of course the Northsea

Other lovely cities not far away are: Bergen, Alkmaar (cheesemarket),Hoorn, Enkhuizen, Medemblik and Den Helder. From where you can go by ferry to the beautiful island of "Texel",

Remaining tips:





Sint Maartenszee, speelpark 'De Goudvis',
http://www.degoudvis.eu









Dirkshorn, http://hollebolleboom.nl









Sint Maartenszee , Fluwel's Tulpenland



      
 Den Helder, Reddingsmuseum,  http://www.knrm.nl











Texel, zeehondencreche, http://www.zeehondencreche.nl




Den Helder, Fort Kijkduin, http://www.fortkijkduin.nl


Den Helder Marinemuseum, http://www.marinemuseum.nl




In de zomermaanden zijn er dagelijks markten te bezoeken:
- West Friese markt Schagen
- Kaasmarkt Alkmaar, http://www.kaasmarkt.nl
- Juttertjesmarkt Den Helder







Enkhuizen Zuiderzeemuseum, http://www.zuiderzeemuseum.nl






Landgoed Hoenderdaal, Anna Paulowna, http://www.landgoedhoenderdaell.nl





 Golfbaan Dirkshorn  http://www.golfbaandirkshorn.nl



Strandpaviljoen St. Maartenszee, http://www.strandpaviljoenstmaartenszee.nl


Keukenhof Lisse
http://www.keukenhof.nl