Zandvoort Travel Guide

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Zandvoort Highlights

  • Pro
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     Yanks Coffeeshop 

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     rather ugly big hotels at some parts along the beach 

  • In a nutshell
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     perfect combination of city trip and beach 

Zandvoort Things to Do

  • The Beach

    The main thing to do here is to go to the beach and have a swim in the Northsea.There is a designated nude beach to the South between pole 68 to 71.

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  • From coast to town

    Park the car walk on the beach and walk up the dunes when you see the large towerflats and the casino. Now it's time to pay a little visit at the shops in the Kerkstreet and other streets.

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  • Sun, wind, sea

    Hang at the beach, watch the kitesurfers, eat fresh fish of one of the takeaway trucks that cruise on the beach, sit in one of the restaurants/bars on the beach. Go shopping in Zandvoort, Haarlem or Amsterdam. Chill @ the Yanks www.yanks.nl. Go to the Casino, watch a car race at the Circuit Zandvoort or even race yourself on there...

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  • Zandvoorts museum

    The museum tells you about the history of fishermans village Zandvoort. Historic interiors of houses, equipment of fishermen, models of old boats, peintings, pictures, models of old buildings and a videopresentation show how Zandvoort became from a small fishermencommunitie to a famous touristic beach village. Open:Wednesdag - Sunday 1 - 5...

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  • To the car races

    Watch some famous races happening here. It's great and very spectaculair to be on the tribune. The sound of the motorblocks is so loud, you can really feel it in your ears.

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  • Visit Juttersmuseum

    Jutten means to pick up and collect objects on the beach. Some objects have been lost or trown away by boats other objects are left behind by beach visitors. The museum shows a collection of all kinds of objects found on the beach.The museum is open three days a week, but it is open more often during public hollidays.Open:wednesday 13:30-16:00...

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Zandvoort Restaurants

  • Eethuys / Café

    Eethuys-Café De Zandvoorter is a great place for a lunch, light dinner or just a stop for a drink.Prices are very reasonable and the quality is good.The terrace is from the seaside out of the wind, what makes this place very attractive most of the year.

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  • SEAFOOD!

    Small seafood restaurant in the town centre of Zandvoort with a really nice chef. Nicely decorated and quite cosy with candles etc. Very friendly atmosphere and great service.For a change a place that offers seafood not only deep fried ... Dutch do like deep fried food ... Therefore more expensive than other places. But worth the money. We ate the...

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  • Great seaview, summer and winter

    great food with an excellent sea-view. It is the only restaurants open in summer and winter right ON the beach!!Good for lunch, but also a very good place to have diner, (check sunset times.....WOW)The ambience and food quality are very good, service ok, not superb.

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Zandvoort Nightlife

  • Shisha's, Cocktails & original mint tea!

    This bar is excellent for smoking a shisha and having a nice drink. Tapas and mezze are made on the spot, so very delicious bites next to your drink. The coffee Rotana serves is of excellent taste. Do try our original Moroccan tea with fresh mint leaves! Rotana is located in a very small alley, in the center of Zandvoort. Even on walking distance...

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  • Gambling in the Casino

    The casino has several bars and a restaurant. There’s always something special happening at Holland Casino Zandvoort. There is live entertainment, theme nights and various chances to win spectacular prizes Nice casino with many different games. Holland Casino Zandvoort features:-Around 280 slot machines -Around 20 gaming tables including: -American...

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Zandvoort Transportation

  • Zandvoort

    Stayed here in March 2012. I'd never been b4 and was amazed at the Long beach. Fine sand and not a stone on it. travelling around is easy as everywhere is within walking distance. If you like racing there is a race track so i would recommend finding out about races b4 you go....and Yanks coffeeshop is a must ;)Haarlem is 10 minutes away and...

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  • Cycling

    At the Zandvoort Train Station you can rent an "OV-fiets" (public rental bicycle).It's housed in a small self-service building in front of the station.The bicycle rantal is Euro 2.85 per 20 hours. This is a membership agreement for which you pay an additional Euro 7.50 annual fee. Dutch bicycle websites

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  • Zandvoort by train

    Zandvoort is easy to reach by train.Just a 10 minutes ride from Haarlem or 30 minutes from Amsterdam Central.Zandvoort is at the end of the tracks.

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Zandvoort Warnings and Dangers

  • Traffic Warning

    Occasionally Zandvoort hosts car racing events, mainly in the summer, but also during other months of the year. If you're not into motor sports, it's best to avoid the place during those days as the traffic in, around, to and from Zandvoort can be anything from annoying to terrible. And the whole place is noisy.

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  • BIRDS!

    The birds know there were there's food to snatch. So, when you get a snack at the seafront, be aware for some skydiving birds.

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Zandvoort Favorites

  • Local Tourist Office + Useful Links

    The VVV (local tourist office) is located at:Bakkerstraat 2b2042 HK ZandvoortTel: +31-23-5717947Businesshours:Mo-Fr: 9AM - 5PMSa: 10AM - 5PMSu: 11AM - 4PMUseful links:Zandvoort City CounsilGeneral InformationStart pageWebcam

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  • The best place on earth

    I fell in love with this town when I first went there. I come back there at least 3 times a year for a week each.Nice little town, everything is in walking distance and there is everything anyone could need. Amsterdam ist a 30 minute trainride away, Haarlem, the best city to shop in the Netherlands, is 15 minutes by train. I love the beach, the...

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  • Tiny Cars

    Those tiny little cars are everywhere! This one is parked in front of a nice beachfront home located along Zandvoort's main beach drag.

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take the train
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spend a little more.
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Do take the train to Amsterdam
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Train trip from hell
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The Beach
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Definetly take the train
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