Katwijk aan Zee is centrally located between Leiden, The Hague, Haarlem, Delft, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Scheveningen and Noordwijk. Around the corner are the bulb fields of the bollenstreek, Keukenhof, Duinrell and space expo. So it has an ideal location for daily trips.
The extensive dune areas, with many hiking trails and cycle paths, are ideal for a brisk bike ride or a wonderfully relaxing walk in the beautiful nature.
Katwijk aan Zee has remained a pleasant seaside resort over the years without large-scale hotels or other high-rise buildings along the Boulevard.
In the towncenter you can visit the many terraces and within walking distance you will also find many nice shops.
On the beach of Katwijk you can enjoy yearround the many beach pavilions, where you can enjoy culinary delights with a beautiful seaview. The beach is very stretched towards Zandvoort and Scheveningen so the ideal location for a long beach walk.
Because of its unique location Katwijk is ideal for a beach holiday combined with a trip to one of the big cities within half an hour drive away.
Keukenhof is a flower garden in the bulb region (Bollenstreek), from mid-March to mid-May, millions of visitors from all corners of the world will visit these gardens.
The most beautiful Flower bulb bloomers and bedding plants in one mega diversive garden.
The South Holland coast has beautiful dunes from Hoek van Holland all the way up to Zandvoort. Katwijk is wedged between two nature reserves.
On the south side is the Berkheide/ Meiendel dune area, with many walking and cycling paths, this dune area extends to Scheveningen.
There are some pavilions along the cycle path where you can enjoy a delicious cup of coffee with apple pie. On the north side, you can find the dune area Coepelduynen that extends to Noordwijk, the dune area is freely accessible on the indicated paths for cyclists and pedestrians.
Soldier of Orange has been a great success for 7 years, the musical is spectacularly shown by a rotating grandstand along the various stages.
It's a musical about men and woman who tryed escape holland during the second world war to fight along with the allies.
Combine a visit to the great musical Soldaat van Oranje with a few nights in our B&B in Katwijk. We are about 10 minutes drive away from the location Valkenburg airport where the Musical Soldier of Orange is shown.More info