Are you looking for a private holiday home by fishing water, a cottage by a lake, river, or large water pond for 2 to 8 people? When it comes to planning a getaway to the picturesque waterfronts of Holland, there are numerous websites like natuurhuisje.nl, landal.nl, topparken.nl, and vipio.com that offer an array of cottages and holiday homes perfect for pet-friendly vacations. In recent years, the demand for holiday homes and cottages in Holland on the waterfront, particularly near the beach, has skyrocketed, attracting vacationers from all around the world seeking a serene retreat and unparalleled relaxation.
From cozy cottages by the water for 2 people to charming holiday homes by fishing water or snug vacation cottages by the coast, our search aid helps you find the perfect place where you can enjoy the peace and beauty of nature.
When it comes to planning a relaxing getaway, there's nothing quite like booking a cottage or holiday home in the Netherlands that offers stunning waterfront views and a plethora of outdoor activities for everyone to enjoy. This picturesque country is not only an ideal destination for adults seeking relaxation, but also a haven for children with endless opportunities to explore the outdoors and create unforgettable memories by the waterfront.
Netherlands, Limburg > 4 persons > Well
This 4-person lodge on a 5-star holiday park in Limburg offers a luxurious stay with a view of Leukermeer. The living room with sitting and dining area leads to a covered terrace. Two spacious bedrooms, a luxurious bathroom, and facilities such as swimming pools, playgrounds, a game hall, tennis court, and Beachclub make it an ideal holiday destination. Located in the Maasduinen nature reserve, the park offers hiking and cycling opportunities, while cities like Maastricht and Nijmegen, and even Germany, are easily accessible.
Netherlands, Limburg > 6 persons > Peel en Maas
These unique water villas on a 5-star holiday park in Limburg offer an unforgettable stay right by the water. Suitable for 4 or 5 people, luxuriously furnished with a private bathroom and fully equipped kitchen. The park, near Maasbree, has a beautiful recreational lake, a subtropical swimming pool, playgrounds, bike rental, and an 18-hole mini-golf course. Explore the surroundings with tips such as Toverland amusement park, Fun Forest Venlo climbing forest, boat rental, and Designer Outlet Roermond.
Overijssel > 4 guests > Kalenberg > detached
This cozy waterfront cottage is located in the beautiful nature reserve Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden. You rent this stunning vacation home by the water with a boat and two canoes.
Netherlands, North Holland > 5 guests > Oudesluis
Detached holiday home by the water with a whirlpool bath and wood stove, fenced garden. A waterfront location with its own fishing jetty. You can rent a boat with paddles.
Netherlands, Overijssel > 4 persons > Markelo>
A holiday in the forest and by the water in a beautiful vacation home. You stay by a beautifully landscaped water stream running through the holiday park.
Netherlands, Zeeland > 4 persons > 2 bedrooms > Kamperland>
Detached bungalow close to the Veerse Meer.
Netherlands, North Holland > 4 persons >
House by the water in the center of Edam in a quiet location.
Utrecht > 2 persons > Zeist > on a property
Secluded cottage by the water with a private pond for fishing or swimming. Suitable for a fishing holiday in a beautiful setting.
Friesland > 10 persons > Sloten > detached
A delightful cottage to explore the Frisian waters. There is a berth at the holiday home, and boats are available for rent.
Rent a cottage with a boat or a sloop? This unique nature cottage is located on a secluded island on a beautiful lake, only accessible by boat. The location in the middle of nature offers tranquility and an abundance of birds and aquatic life.
Recommended by naturecottage.nl with a rating: Exceptional (5/5). This nature cottage in Wanneperveen, near Giethoorn, is located in a beautiful park by the water. With its own boat spot and a cozy fireplace, it offers all the comfort for a charming stay.
✅ Surroundings around the natural lake.
Prices: weekend €727, midweek €563, week €1015
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Netherlands, Veluwe > 6 persons > Otterlo > at a holiday park with many facilities
A holiday home by the water in Otterlo near the Hoge Veluwe National Park with a beautiful natural lake for swimming and water sports.
✅ Floating house with a view of the water.
Prices: weekend €504, midweek €470, week €812
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Netherlands, Gelderland > 4 persons > Olburgen > vacation at a holiday park with a marina and many recreational opportunities
The waterfront cottage is suitable for a vacation with four people. The interior is fully equipped, with a master bedroom as the first eye-catcher. Another highlight is the spacious high living room, made extra cozy by dimmable LED spots and an adjoining open kitchen.
Veluwe > 6 persons > Nunspeet >
Familiehuis Nunspeet is a holiday park in Nunspeet. It is directly located on the Veluwemeer (IJsselmeer) and the Randmeren and is perfect for a well-deserved vacation by the water.
Zuid-Holland > 4 persons > Reeuwijk > detached
Private house by the water with air conditioning and Wi-Fi, located by the Reeuwijkse Plassen.
South Holland > 6 persons > Noordeloos > detached
In the heart of Giessenlanden, near Gorinchem, stands the family house 'De Karekiet'. This Scandinavian cottage offers enchanting views of meadows, a windmill, and the river Giessen. With a wooden terrace, spacious plot, and a waterside dock, it provides opportunities for fishing, boating, swimming, and relaxation—perfect for family activities and tranquility.
Netherlands, Friesland > 7 persons > It Heidenskip> detached
Vacation home in Friesland with a private dock, amidst the meadows by the Zandmeer. Highly suitable for those seeking peace, fishing enthusiasts, water sports lovers, and to explore the Frisian waters.
Netherlands, Overijssel > 4 persons > Scheerwolde> on a property
Accommodation by the unique fishing water of Steenwijkerdiep. This is a top location if you love tranquility and a natural environment.
Netherlands, Gelderland > 2 persons > Wijchen > on an estate
A charming fishing cottage by the water with a beautiful view and a rowboat. Nestled in nature, perfect for activities like fishing.
Netherlands, Utrecht > 4 persons > Vinkeveen > on an island
Recommended by natuurhuisje.nl with a rating: Extraordinary (5/5).
Vacation home equipped with all luxuries and located on an island in the Vinkeveense Plassen. From the house, you can take a boat for a day of sailing on the lake.
Netherlands, Wadden Islands > 8 persons > Lauwersoog>
Enjoy with the whole family in this brand new, luxurious 8-person vacation home by the sea. Spacious sunny terrace directly on the Lauwersmeer; ideal for nature and bird enthusiasts!
Netherlands, Overijssel > 5 persons > Giethoorn > standalone
Vacation home by the rippling water in Giethoorn, equipped with all conveniences and a beautiful terrace with a stunning view.