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Enjoy your vacation with your own boat in Friesland

  • A versatile resort located in the Frisian town of Makkum
  • Vacation homes by the water
  • Jetty for your own boat

Enjoy a luxury boating vacation in Friesland

Experience a delightful overnight stay at Beach Resorts Makkum, located by the IJsselmeer! Our luxurious bungalows, villas, and apartments boast a stunning waterfront location, making them the perfect choice for a boating excursion! Discover the stunning nature of Friesland by renting a boat or canoe from our rental center and exploring the IJsselmeer. The area also offers great opportunities for hiking and visiting charming Frisian towns like Workum and Sneek. Explore the stunning sights of Friesland on your next boating vacation!


Discover Friesland from the IJsselmeer

Stay in a spacious vacation home with a direct location on the IJsselmeer at our luxury resort. Some of these places have a jetty where you can dock your own boat. In the area, you will find several rental centers where you can rent an electric boat, water bike, or canoe. The IJsselmeer is a quiet and peaceful cruising area.  When you're on the water, you can appreciate the exceptional beauty of Friesland's nature. Fans of fishing and water sports can also enjoy themselves here. You can find surf schools and water sports shops near our resort.

Here are some tips for activities to do in and around the IJsselmeer area:

    Paddle boarding
    Wind surfing
    Go on a beach walk

Take a look at our accommodation options


Luxurious stay by the water

Enjoy a luxurious stay in a spacious and luxurious waterfront accommodation at Beach Resorts Makkum. You have the option to select from a diverse range of apartments, villas and bungalows. They are fully furnished and can accommodate up to 12 people. For a little extra luxury, consider booking a vacation rental with its own private wellness amenities, such as a sauna or hot tub. That means ultimate relaxation in a wonderful location! Some of our vacation rentals have a jetty where you can moor your boat. This way, you can head straight to the IJsselmeer from your home and enjoy nature from a different perspective. Your boating vacation in Friesland has never been so relaxing!

Overview of your stay:

  • Bungalows, villas, and apartments
  • Suitable for a maximum of 12 persons
  • Optional with sauna and/or hot tub
  • Pets are allowed
  • Located directly by the IJsselmeer
  • Options with private jetty

This is what other holidaymakers asked us:

⚓ Do I need a boating license on the IJsselmeer?

You do not need a license to sail on the IJsselmeer as long as your boat does not go faster than 20 km per hour or is larger than 15 meters.

💨 How fast can you sail on the IJsselmeer?

There are no speed limits on the IJsselmeer. You may sail as fast as you want as long as you stay 500 meters from shore and outside the buoyed sea lanes.