Beach Resorts Makkum
Summer vacation Friesland Makkum
  • At the IJsselmeer and a private beach
  • Apartments, bungalows and villas
  • Plenty of water sports opportunities

Enjoy some time at the IJsselmeer during the summer holidays

A summer holiday in Friesland is great on its own, but how about a summer holiday in Friesland right at the IJsselmeer? Doesn't that sound even better?! Beach Resorts Makkum has bungalows, villas and apartments right at or near the water. Each of our bungalows is situated right at the water and some even have a private boat or fishing jetty, making them ideal for a fishing holiday or a holiday with your boat. The apartments offer a view of the IJsselmeer without equal. What sort of activities can you enjoy during a summer holiday at the IJsselmeer? How about countless water sports, swimming, sunbathing at the private beach, renting a boat, cycling in the area, playing a game of miniature golf and lots more? It will be a wonderful summer holiday in Friesland.


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Rent a holiday home in Friesland during the summer holidays

Friesland is a great place to be during the summer holidays. The refreshing water of the IJsselmeer and the idyllic setting of Makkum make it a perfect holiday destination. That's why we understand that you would like to rent a holiday home or apartment here. Our accommodations are suitable for up to 12 persons. The accommodations optionally have a private jetty, are pet-friendly or alternatively pet-free, and you can also opt for a home with wellness. It goes without saying that you would prefer as much of your summer holiday in Friesland outside. This is why all holiday homes and apartments have a garden, patio or balcony. Get ready for some holiday bliss during your summer vacation in Friesland at Beach Resorts Makkum!

A selection of our summery facilities:


Beach and IJsselmeer

Right at the IJsselmeer and with a private beach as well. Now that is a summer holiday to enjoy. 


Sports and games

Miniature golf, tennis, soccer billiards, playgrounds and sports fields. On top of this, there are the Captain's Games for the kids.


Food and drinks

Enjoy our pleasant restaurant with a terrace at the beach, a refreshing ice cream parlor and a snack corner.


Everything you need for a fantastic summer holiday at the IJsselmeer is there.

Beach Resorts Makkum is the best place to enjoy summer in Makkum! Experience the miniature golf course, tennis court or indoor activities of Captain's Games. You will also find various sports fields and playgrounds where guests of all age groups will have a great time during summer. But the main source of entertainment during your summer holiday in Friesland is at and on the IJsselmeer, of course! The summery temperatures invite you to enjoy the water. Windsurfing, SUP boarding, sailing, wingsurfing, kitesurfing, fishing or boating: it's all possible at Beach Resorts Makkum! Do you prefer to watch this spectacle from the sidelines? If so, enjoy our private beach! Enjoy some wonderful sunbathing, building sandcastles and swimming. The surrounding area is worth exploring too: stroll along the boulevard of Makkum, cycle to cities like Harlingen, Bolsward and Workum or visit the Mudflat Islands of Terschelling or Vlieland for a day. A summer holiday at the IJsselmeer is pure bliss.


Makkum's beach boulevard

  • Pleasant terraces
  • (Kite) surfing schools
  • Shops
  • Catamaran sailing school
  • Private beach at the IJsselmeer
  • Beach library (opened seven days per week from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. during the summer holidays)

Frequently asked questions about a summer holiday at the IJsselmeer in Friesland

Where can I spend a pleasant holiday at the IJsselmeer during the summer holidays?

At Beach Resorts Makkum, you will have a great summer vacation in Friesland at our holiday park at the IJsselmeer. Enjoy the many water sports such as kitesurfing, windsurfing, sailing or SUP boarding. But simply going for a nice swim and relaxing at our private beach are among the possibilities as well. Will you choose a bungalow, villa or apartment for your summer holiday in Makkum?

What is a great child-friendly holiday park in Friesland for the summer holidays?

Visitors of all age groups enjoy themselves at our child-friendly holiday park at the IJsselmeer: Beach Resorts Makkum. Many playgrounds, sports fields, a private beach at the IJsselmeer and plenty of indoor activities by Captain's Games. Your children won't be bored for a moment!

Summer holiday IJsselmeer