Beach Resorts Makkum
Boating holiday Friesland
  • Situated at the IJsselmeer
  • Homes with private jetty
  • Many boat routes

Boating holiday in Friesland on the IJsselmeer

Glittering lakes, curvy ditches and the large IJsselmeer. When you think about water, Friesland comes to mind of course! Did you know this province consists for no less than 40% of water? Perfect for a boating holiday in The Netherlands! Beach Resorts Makkum is situated at the IJsselmeer. You will surely be surprised by the natural beauty! You can spend the night at a pleasant accommodation with a private jetty at our holiday park in Friesland. This allows you to dock easily and later get back onto the water quickly. How great is that during your boating holiday in Friesland?

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Boating on the IJsselmeer

If you want to combine your holiday with boating on the IJsselmeer, you've come to the right place at Beach Resorts Makkum. Spend the night at a comfortable villa, suitable for two to eight persons, and then take your boat out onto the beautiful IJsselmeer. Experience the peace and silence when you are enclosed by meters-high reeds. Or go for a boat ride with your family and seek out the lively, pleasant bustle on the lakes! Doesn't a boating holiday in Friesland like that sound wonderful? You can find many different boat routes across the IJsselmeer. Go on a trip along picturesque villages such as Workum, Stavoren or Makkum, for example. Do you not own your own boat? In that case, rent a boat or sloop with us for a boating holiday in The Netherlands. This allows you too to enjoy your favorite water sport at Beach Resorts Makkum!

Discover the accommodations of Beach Resorts Makkum ⤵︎

A selection of our facilities:

Beach and IJsselmeer

Our park is situated at the IJsselmeer and has private beaches, making it ideal for a beach holiday. 


Sports and games

Play tennis, miniature golf or soccer billiards or explore the playgrounds and sports fields with your children.


Food and drinks

Makkum Beach has a pleasant restaurant with a terrace at the beach, a great ice cream parlor and a snack corner.


Boating holiday in The Netherlands at the water

When you spend your boating holiday in Friesland at Beach Resorts Makkum, you can spend the night at a comfortable bungalow, a luxurious villa or a pleasant apartment. Some of our villas even have a private jetty, which is very convenient during your boating holiday in The Netherlands! Our accommodations are suitable for up to 12 persons, so you are welcome in case you want to go on holiday with a larger group as well! In addition to boating on the IJsselmeer, there is of course plenty more to experience. Cast a line and catch the biggest fish, for instance, relax at the beach or enjoy a delicious meal at our restaurant. Or play a game of tennis at the tennis court, hit a hole in one on the miniature golf course or explore the playgrounds with your children!

An overview of our accommodations:

  • Suitable for up to 12 persons
  • Optionally with private jetty
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Bedrooms with comfortable beds
  • Private patio

Frequently asked questions about a boating holiday in Friesland

Can I dock my own boat during a boating holiday in Friesland?

At Beach Resorts Makkum, you certainly can! Some of our holiday homes have a private jetty. This allows you to simply bring your boat during a boating holiday in The Netherlands and gte out onto the water from your holiday home! And did you know that the IJsselmeer is exceptionally suitable for fishing too? A great thing to do during your boating holiday in Friesland!

Where can I go boating on the IJsselmeer?

You can find many different boat routes when you want to go boating on the IJsselmeer. Something we recommend is to visit some of the Eleven Cities, such as Stavoren, Harlingen, Workum or Leeuwarden. And what could be better than to enjoy an overnight stay during your boating holiday in Friesland? At Beach Resorts Makkum, you can! Including when you want to spend an overnight stay at the last minute, you are more than welcome with us!