No matter the season, the North Sea beach at Katwijk aan Zee is always attractive. In the summer: lounging and sunbathing on the beach, playing in the sand and water, water sports, beach volleyball and other ball games. In autumn, you can take long walks on he beach and listen to the sounds of the autumn sea storms, in winter gaze endlessly at the coat of clouds covering the sea, in spring walk along the beach and enjoy the spring sunshine.All of this you can experience with this cozy family holiday home in the authentic Katwijk aan Zee. The seafront promenade is just a two minutes walk away, right behind the North Sea beach. The center of Katwijk is just around the corner. You can go shopping in the 150 shops here and taste the culinary delights in the many restaurants. When here you simply must try the famous "Katteks" (Katwijk) fish.During a holiday here you do not need a car per se, because everything you may want for a successful holiday is right in hand.
On the ground floor there is the living room with a sitting area and a dining area for four people. For staying in on a rainy day, there is a home cinema set. You can also play your DVDs and Cds here. The separate kitchen is very basically furnished. You will find a Senseo coffee maker, a microwave, a kettle, ceramic hob with four burners, a dishwasher and a refrigerator.On the first floor there are two bedrooms. The first one is furnished with a double bed and the second one is smaller and has a bunk bed. On the same floor there is also a modern bathroom with an extra toilet and shower corner.On the second floor you have a third bedroom with a single bed.Behind the house there is a spacious and furnished terrace with the possibility for barbecuing.
Katwijk aan Zee - originally a fishing village - has become a familiar and pleasant resort, especially in the last century. If you walk around you can still taste the historical atmosphere though. St. Andrew's Church dates back to 1480 and is the only church in the Netherlands, which is right on a boulevard. The "Vuurbaak" lighthouse (1605) is the second oldest lighthouse in the Netherlands. The fishing vessel, the old fishing boat, and the lighthouse are worth a visit. From the top of the lighthouse you have a magnificent view of the surroundings. In the Katwijk museum you can learn even more about Katwijk.Panbos is a wooded recreational area in the dunes. You can walk, relax, go for a picnic, play sports and games here. There are several playgrounds, ponds and a deer park. For children from 6-12 years old there is a trail where they can discover nature. The goose and duck pond and the pancake restaurant will be greatly enjoyed by children.The surroundings of Katwijk invite you to go cycling and hiking. Close by there is the Valkenburg Lake, suitable for swimming and surfing. When the weather is not that good there is the subtropical swimming pool of Aquamar in Katwijk to be enjoyed and the indoor playground of KidsZoo in Noordwijkerhout is a great alternative.Katwijk is a great location, you're near special places anywhere you turn. Take a trip to Space Expo in Noordwijk, the Duinrell in Wassenaar, the “Linneushof” in Heemstede which is the largest playground in Europe, the Kagerplassen for sailing, boating, or water sports and the world famous Keukenhof in Lisse where you can enjoy the beauty of the famous flower bulbs.Magnificent cities such as Haarlem and Amsterdam, Leiden and The Hague are located between 11 and 50 km from your beach house.