Beach Resorts 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 Resorts 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 Resorts 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 Resorts Makkum has its name for good reason: our resort has a private sand beach. That means Beach Resorts Makkum is not only a perfect location for water sports on the IJsselmeer, but also for a wonderful beach holiday.

    Beach and IJsselmeer

    Beach Resorts Makkum is located on the IJsselmeer and has several private beaches where you can have a wonderful time.

    Sports and games

    Play a round of golf on the mini golf course and challenge each other while playing billiard soccer. The kids will have endless fun at the playgrounds!

    Food and drinks

    Enjoy a snack and a drink at the Strandhuys. There is also a snack bar and ice cream parlor on the boulevard; that is going to be enjoyable.


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 Resorts 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 Resorts Makkum.

Where can I book a water sports holiday in Friesland?

You can book a great water sports holiday at Beach Resorts 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!