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It's a nice beach, but there are options

The beach at Katwijk is much like that at Noordwijk, just north of the town. The sand is ample and... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
jdsor
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Turku, Finland
Lovely Quiet Beach

I took my family here for the day whilst staying nearby. What a find! Lovely sandy beach, not too... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
jamesdavidson3
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East Molesey, United Kingdom
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22 Oct 2018
“It's a nice beach, but there are options”
26 Aug 2018
“Lovely Quiet Beach”
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

The beach at Katwijk is much like that at Noordwijk, just north of the town. The sand is ample and soft, and there is plenty of room to spread out. I feel like Katwijk seemed a little more quiet though, in all respects. Then again,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Too bad this was a filthy beach when I visited. Lots of washed up waste. The parking facility close to the beach is great though. Free parking on Sunday.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I took my family here for the day whilst staying nearby. What a find! Lovely sandy beach, not too busy, playground and facilities nearby. One tip watch out for the seagulls if you have food they are very aggressive!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jamesdavidson3
Reviewed 13 July 2018

This is a nice, quiet beach, perfect for families. It is big enough to accommodate summer crowds, enough space for sitting around or wading the water or just for a nice long walk. There were also few people trying surfboarding and families with inflatable paddle...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Due to the absences of disco and other touristically items, the beach is perfect for families! Howwever, parking is not for free any more.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jaapvanegmond
Reviewed 8 May 2018

A great beach that is big enough for a huge crowd and great for families. Year round place for walks, or sitting and watching the ships. Beach restaurants along the shore with a variety of foods, entertainment. Many hotels to stay at minutes from the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

katwijk is a small beach village but the new dune reinforcement works had a nice side effect , they build a huge new parking under the dunes for 300 cars ! So easy access to the beach boulevard and shops and the beach all in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank EMBE762
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This is a typical Dutch beach, which means nice flat, sandy beaches and lots of it. However what makes Katwijk a great place to come is the easy parking and access right on the beach front, which is free on Sunday. There are at least...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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