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Zandvoort aan Zee

Boulevard, Zandvoort, The Netherlands
+31 23 571 2171
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Wide long sand beach, 30 min from Amsterdam

I was already three times in Amsterdam but each time I went to Zandvoort aan Zee. It is not the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vienna, Austria
....beside the sea-side!!!!

The Netherlands to most of us is Amsterdam for a few days but one city can become like any other... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Boulevard, Zandvoort, The Netherlands
+31 23 571 2171
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was already three times in Amsterdam but each time I went to Zandvoort aan Zee. It is not the most scenic beach since there are huge concrete houses in the back, but the beach itself is great. Its vast size alone makes it very...More

Thank Penschy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Netherlands to most of us is Amsterdam for a few days but one city can become like any other and for a change of scenery we cannot recommend Zandvoort an zee to highly. Only half an hour on the train from central station; and...More

Thank Montelbano
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being a Midwestern American whose only experience with Atlantic ocean beaches has been with New England, Ireland and Scottish rocky and boulder strewn strands, I was amazed to see such a lovely, wide strip of North Atlantic sand on the North Sea. Unfortunately, it ws...More

Thank timj0
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

The beach here was nice and relaxing on the weekend it can be very packed but the weekday it's nice and quiet. In the summer the waters not too cold or is it cold as I thought it was bearable. There are many restaurants along...More

1  Thank nerotal
Reviewed 6 June 2017

When I was told that Amsterdam had a beach I wasn't expecting much, however I must say I was pleasantly surprised. The beach is lovely, it is lined with restaurants/bars and each has their own sunbed section which you can rent for around 7 euro

Thank JoanneLucy257
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We usually go to the beaches in The Hague so expected Zandvoort to be pretty similar. The beach itself is lovely - nice and long with lovely soft sand. The area around the beach is not so nice. We arrived by car and getting a...More

Thank Travel_Girl_Reviews
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The length of this beach changed my life! So very long and beautiful this beach is. A lot of people, but plenty of room to make this beach your own. Great place for swimming and body surfing BUT it is the North Sea and NOT...More

Thank susieE9
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Can't believe "Amsterdam" has a beach lol even if I was laughed at by the train conductor upon asking for directions. Literally 20-30 minutes by train to this lovely golden beach stretching for miles. Don't be put off when you get off the train, yea...More

Thank MuggyFug
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

While staying in Amsterdam I highly recommend this very beautiful relaxing beach . The town is charming in itself. A train ride from Amsterdam is 10:00 Euro round trip takes around twenty five minutes. You will be glad you came here . I greatly enjoyed...More

Thank Dewaag2016
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Zandvoort has it all, from the racing circuit to the beach. A sunset trip to the beach is well worth it, with the golden sun illuminating the sky, with the beautiful beaches and water underneath, providing for a spectacular view. The beach is well connected...More

Thank Ayushman N
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6 May 2016|
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Response from Ana_Durlan |
Hi, The easiest way to go from Amsterdam to Zandvoort is taking the train from Amsterdam Central. At the below link you will find an example. Trains depart aprox 30 minutes apart, the journey lasts maximum 30 minutes and... More