Discover the beaches, dunes and forests , the recreational lakes, the fetching views and the old towns of Zeeland from this green oasis in cozy Burgh-Haamstede.
This privately owned holiday bungalow lies hidden in the back of a small and quiet holiday resort on the edge of a cozy village. Eighteen bungalows surround a lawn with playing field that's bordered with trees and shrubs. In the front of the grounds is a private parking lot. From the N57 main road it's just one minute's drive and yet the resort is lovely and quiet.
Recreational bungalow from 1970, fully renovated in 2013.
The living features a cozy sitting area with fireplace and flatscreen tv (80 cm). It has windows on both sides to optimize the view of the greenery, the many birds and the occasional deer or rabbit that visit the garden.
Next there's a dining table for 5 and an open kitchen with ample work space and fitted with a microwave-oven combination, dishwasher, a 4 piece cooker with hood, a big refrigerator, a separate freezer, a washing machine and plenty of cupboard space, fully equipped.
The bathroom features a bath with shower and washbasin. The toilet is separate.
There are 2 bedrooms, the master bedroom has twin beds boxspring (160x200), a wardrobe and a washbasin, the second bedroom holds a bunkbed (80x190) and a rollaway queen bed (120x190), all three with mesh maze. So this house sleeps 5 people. Both bedrooms have a screen door giving out onto the terrace.
Other features are: lots of cupboard space, a big coat rack, two fireplaces (one outside), garden furniture, clothes horse.
The house has central heating except for the second bedroom where there's an electric radiator.
The flatscreen tv has 74 channels and there's free wifi internet.
Dogs are welcome but smoking is not allowed.
As soon as you step into the garden peace descends upon you. The edge of the forest is directly behind the house. On three sides of the house lies a big garden with a part of the forest in it (total area of the garden > 700 m2). There's a big terrace with a fireplace and all day through you have the choice between sun and shade. There's a sizeable lawn that's bordered with trees and shrubs and closed off by nettings. So there's a lot of privacy and only the smallest of dogs could escape from here. In the garden you will find a wood storage room, which can be locked, where you can park two bicycles.
The trees of the Zeepe Duinen rise up right behind the garden. It's a wonderful Nature Reserve with dunes and forest where wild horses live.
Walking along the shell path behind the resort you reach the cozy town and castle of Haamstede (2 km), the dunes and forest (1 km) and the seashore (3 km). There are numerous walkpaths , bikepaths and a MTB path and an adventurous path through the trees.
From Westenschouwen (3 km) to Renesse (8 km) is one great beach. The whole area measures some 10 km2.
Not too far away are the dammed-in lakes Oosterschelde and Grevelingen that are well suited for various watersports.
There are restaurants in all price ranges, including a pancake-windmill.
In Burgh-Haamstede are supermarkets (at 1 and 2 km distance), drugstore, bicycle rental, a cash machine, various shops, a stationers and een kantoorboekhandel and Tourist Information.
The Deltaworks-information- and amusement park Neeltje Jans, the castle of Haamstede, Rana Nature's Garden in Dreischor (het Kikkertje), Treetop climbing in Westerschouwen, steamtram Ouddorp and steamtrain Goes, subtropical garden Fort Den Haak, butterfly garden Berkenhof, castle and park Westhove, etc. And of course plenty of nice museums.
Within 1 km are a sports center (in- and outdoors) and an 18-holes golfcourse.
Great towns are: Renesse, Zierikzee Goedereede; Goes, Ouddorp, Domburg, Middelburg and Vlissingen. Plans for many trips are available.
We hope you will enjoy your stay!
Burgh and Haamstede are better known as Burgh-Haamstede. Burgh and Haamstede are hardly distinguishable from each other and together form a wonderful place for longer stay. Beach, cafes, shops, everything is nearby for young and old an enjoyable holiday.
Burgh-Haamstede situated in a beautiful rural area near the beach, the dunes, storm surge and Waterland Neeltje Jans. Every year thousands of people take holidays in Burg-Haamstede.
Burgh-Haamstede located on the west coast of Schouwen-Duiveland.
The beaches are very wide, clean and are divided into different types.
There are family beaches, natural beaches, (water) sports areas and beaches for naturism and extreme sports.
In all these several beaches are specific rules that ensure that visitors can safely recreate.
The rules are on signs that are located at each transition.
The Schouwse beaches are accessible throughout the year and also during the winter months is well worth a visit!
The huge beach of Schouwen is well known in Holland as abroad.
At the beach in Westenschouwen there is a "Blue Flag" and also a post of the beach lifeguard.
The "Blue Flag" is an annual international award which is awarded to beaches that are clean and safe.
The many bike paths and country roads offer a varied view that is uncommon in the Netherlands. The coastal routes through the dunes, the quiet country roads through the countryside, the characteristic peaceful villages and the many extensive bike paths offer a particularly safe and ideal environment to be alone, or with the whole family to enjoy and really unwind. In short, there is a lot to discover on the bike in and around Burgh Haamstede.
Zealand's largest forest can be found on the coast of Schouwen-Duiveland. It is part of the natural monument the "Kop van Schouwen" and is one of the most beautiful areas of Forestry Commission. Across the waves of the North Sea audible. You will find hilly dune landscape with sand dunes, dune valleys and meadows. But bird-rich forest edges with many species of trees and plants.