Beach Resort Makkum
Water sports holiday

Water sports holiday in Friesland

  • By the IJsselmeer
  • Plenty of water sports opportunities
  • Bungalows, villas and apartments

Enjoy an active water sports holiday in Friesland 

Makkum is a popular place for water sports enthusiasts, sailing fanatics and beach lovers. The weather is often a little nicer and the IJsselmeer has an ideal depth up to a great distance from the shore. This makes an ideal water sports holiday in Friesland possible for both beginners and those who are advanced. Windsurfing, SUP boarding, sailing, canoeing, kitesurfing, fishing or boating with your boat or sloop: Beach Resort Makkum makes your water sports holiday in Friesland unforgettable. During your water sports holiday, you can spend the night at our luxurious bungalows, villas or apartments. They are all situated at or at walking distance from the IJsselmeer. When will we get to welcome you?

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A water sports holiday with a comfortable accommodation

Beach Resort Makkum offers a great diversity of luxurious holiday accommodations, equipped with every convenience. All accommodations are unique in terms of furniture and amenities. Most holiday villas, bungalows and apartments are situated directly at the beach or water, making them ideal for water sports enthusiasts. There are also accommodations with a jetty for your boat or sloop, allowing your to dock it right at your accommodation. Ideal for when you decide to go for one more quick trip.  Beach Resort Makkum has its name for good reason: our resort has a private sand beach. That means Beach Resort Makkum is not only a perfect location for water sports on the IJsselmeer, but also for a wonderful beach holiday.

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A selection of our facilities:


Beach and IJsselmeer

Our park is situated at the IJsselmeer and has several private beaches.


Boat and bicycle rental service

Rent a boat or bicycle and explore the nature of Makkum.


Sports and games

Tennis, soccer billiards or playing at the playgrounds? It's all possible here.


Food and drinks

Enjoy something to eat and a drink at one of our catering facilities.


There is plenty more to do in Friesland aside from water sports

Do you not feel like doing something sportive at the moment? There is much more to experience at Beach Resort Makkum in Friesland than water sports alone. Go for a wonderful walk on the beach, build sandcastles with your children while enjoying the sun or take a refreshing dive in the IJsselmeer. Would you like to explore the surrounding area a little more? Discover the pleasant water sports village of Makkum and its cozy boulevard or explore the beautiful Eleven Cities of Friesland. There is always something to experience during your water sports holiday in Friesland.

Tips for in the area of Makkum:

  • (Open air) swimming pools
  • The eleven cities of Friesland
  • The Friesland Museum Village
  • The Gaasterland forests

Frequently asked questions about a water sports holiday in Friesland

Which water sports can I enjoy on the IJsselmeer?

You can enjoy various kinds of water sports on the IJsselmeer. Go kitesurfing, windsurfing, SUP boarding or sailing, for instance. After a day filled with water sports on the IJsselmeer, you can relax at your luxurious villa, bungalow or apartment at Beach Resort Makkum.

Where can I book a water sports holiday in Friesland?

You can book a great water sports holiday at Beach Resort Makkum. Our holiday park is situated at the water of the IJsselmeer, making it an ideal destination for water sports enthusiasts. Go ahead and take a look at our offer of luxurious holiday homes in Friesland!

What is a fun destination for a water sports holiday?

Friesland! Friesland has an ideal location at the IJsselmeer, which is excellent for water sports. Take a boat onto the water at the IJsselmeer, for instance, or go kitesurfing or windsurfing! After a wonderful day filled with water sports, you can relax at your luxurious villa, bungalow or apartment.

Which holiday park has water sports facilities?

Beach Resort Makkum has various water sports facilities for an ideal water sports holiday in Friesland. During your holiday, you will spend the night at comfortable and luxurious accommodations at the beach or at walking distance from the beach. Who will you spend a water sports holiday at Beach Resort Makkum with?

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Water sports holiday Friesland