Best beaches in Rotterdam

Check out the top beaches in Rotterdam, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals

1. Kralingse Bos

1. Kralingse Bos

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21 local reviews
Kralingse Bos, Rotterdam
SublocalityPolitical
Kees
It's just very nice there. There are several old windmills and places were you can drink and/or eat. There is …
Ilana
Holland's largest city park houses a lake with a small beach, two windmills, a few terraces, a petting farm an…
Ilana
Holland's largest city park houses a lake with a small beach, two windmills, a few terraces, a petting farm an…
1. Kralingse Bos

1. Kralingse Bos

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21 local reviews
Kralingse Bos, Rotterdam
Kees
Kees
It's just very nice there. There are several old windmills and places were you can drink and/or eat. There is also a beach where you can swi…
Ilana
Ilana
Holland's largest city park houses a lake with a small beach, two windmills, a few terraces, a petting farm and lot's off biking and hiking …
Ilana
Ilana
Holland's largest city park houses a lake with a small beach, two windmills, a few terraces, a petting farm and lot's off biking and hiking …
2. Kralingse Plas

2. Kralingse Plas

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20 local reviews
Kralingse Plas, Rotterdam
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Kim
Beautifull and the biggest park/ forest of Rotterdam, nice area to walk your dog or without ;), big playground…
Sven
Have a wonderful time running or riding around the park on a bicycle. There are multiple spots for outdoor spo…
Remco
Want to go outside? You can go to the Kralingse plas! This is a big lake with a small beach where a lot of fa…
2. Kralingse Plas

2. Kralingse Plas

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20 local reviews
Kralingse Plas, Rotterdam
Kim
Kim
Beautifull and the biggest park/ forest of Rotterdam, nice area to walk your dog or without ;), big playground for children, (city)beach at …
Sven
Sven
Have a wonderful time running or riding around the park on a bicycle. There are multiple spots for outdoor sports activities, a beach and se…
Remco
Remco
Want to go outside? You can go to the Kralingse plas! This is a big lake with a small beach where a lot of family’s and students go and BBQ…
3. Katwijk aan Zee

3. Katwijk aan Zee

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2 local reviews
Katwijk aan Zee, Katwijk aan Zee
LocalityPolitical
Jeanette
Nearest beach from there you can walk along the shore to Noordwijk.
Litia
Nice Beaches and Dunes.
Litia
Nice Beaches and Dunes.
3. Katwijk aan Zee

3. Katwijk aan Zee

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2 local reviews
Katwijk aan Zee, Katwijk aan Zee
Jeanette
Jeanette
Nearest beach from there you can walk along the shore to Noordwijk.
Litia
Litia
Nice Beaches and Dunes.
Litia
Litia
Nice Beaches and Dunes.
4. Branding Beach Club Noordwijk

4. Branding Beach Club Noordwijk

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10 local reviews
105 Koningin Astrid Boulevard, Noordwijk
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Jasper
This is a really nice place, restaurant, bar, good music, wines, food, all at the beach! In summer we go often…
Jeanette
This is definitely the best beachclub in the town of Noordwijk. Open from 8:30 every day, this is the go-to pl…
Annemieke
Branding Beach Club is a beach tent worth a visit. The atmosphere is top and it looks fantastic. The music is …
4. Branding Beach Club Noordwijk

4. Branding Beach Club Noordwijk

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10 local reviews
105 Koningin Astrid Boulevard, Noordwijk
Open now
071 511 9494
Jasper
Jasper
This is a really nice place, restaurant, bar, good music, wines, food, all at the beach! In summer we go often to this place
Jeanette
Jeanette
This is definitely the best beachclub in the town of Noordwijk. Open from 8:30 every day, this is the go-to place for an awesome breakfast. …
Annemieke
Annemieke
Branding Beach Club is a beach tent worth a visit. The atmosphere is top and it looks fantastic. The music is very relaxed and the food is d…
5. Hoek van Holland Strand

5. Hoek van Holland Strand

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3 local reviews
Hoek van Holland Strand
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Geert&Rosie
The most nearby beach, with view on the harbour.
MelO
Great beach! Got to travel by car though in 2017
Mats
The closest good beach is a short trainride (32 min) away at Hook of Holland. Trains leave Rotterdam Centraal …
5. Hoek van Holland Strand

5. Hoek van Holland Strand

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3 local reviews
Hoek van Holland Strand
Geert&Rosie
Geert&Rosie
The most nearby beach, with view on the harbour.
MelO
MelO
Great beach! Got to travel by car though in 2017
Mats
Mats
The closest good beach is a short trainride (32 min) away at Hook of Holland. Trains leave Rotterdam Centraal station every half hour. Wait …
6. Katwijk

6. Katwijk

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6 local reviews
Katwijk, Katwijk
LocalityPolitical
Nienke + Aarnoud
Nice beach, easy to get to by bus. Just as Noordwijk.
Aletta
Really nice old fishermen place on the Northsea , beach, swimming possible
Renske
The beach! Only 20 minutes by car or take bus 31 direction Katwijk from Central Station, takes 30 minutes.
6. Katwijk

6. Katwijk

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6 local reviews
Katwijk, Katwijk
Nienke + Aarnoud
Nienke + Aarnoud
Nice beach, easy to get to by bus. Just as Noordwijk.
Aletta
Aletta
Really nice old fishermen place on the Northsea , beach, swimming possible
Renske
Renske
The beach! Only 20 minutes by car or take bus 31 direction Katwijk from Central Station, takes 30 minutes.