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Destination guide

Schouwen-Duiveland: unknown to outsiders

Outside of the Netherlands, the island of Schouwen-Duiveland in the south-west of the country is little known. However, the Dutch travel to this sunny beach-laden spot in their droves during summer, to kick back on the beaches which face out to the North Sea or go cycling along the pretty country lanes. Away from the coast and the water sports, there's no shortage of historical attractions near your Schouwen-Duiveland vacation rentals, including ancient castles and an extraordinary number of museums for its size. If you're looking for a summer getaway, follow the Dutch to their sandy shores. You won't be disappointed.

Things to do

Historical attractions in Schouwen-Duiveland

If you stay in a Schouwen-Duiveland vacation rental between spring and fall, there's a packed schedule of events to keep you entertained when you return from the beaches. It doesn't matter if you like stand-up comedy or live music, there is always a festival going on somewhere nearby. There are historical landmarks here aplenty. A good place to start is Haamstede Castle, whose origins date back to the 13th century. Alternatively, the St. Lievens Monstertoren, often called the Dikke Toren, is a 62-meter-high church which is well worth taking a few snaps of. Finish at the Watersnoodmuseum which remembers the devastating floods of the 1950s.

Activities

Launch your kite surf in Schouwen-Duiveland

Most descend upon the island for the long stretches of beach that look out over the North Sea. If you catch the weather at the right time, they can be a glorious place to hang out with the family and cool off in the ocean. If the sun isn't playing nice, they are still a lovely place for a morning walk with your furry friends. Water sports are popular around these parts and if you like to kite surf, the calm, shallow waters and consistent breeze make for ideal conditions. Oh, there's also cycling, Well, it wouldn't be the Netherlands without bicycles, would it?

Weather

Sizzling summers in Schouwen-Duiveland

It's hard to top the glorious weather and hot sunshine that beats down on the Schouwen-Duiveland vacation rentals between June and August. It's certainly the high season, when families from Amsterdam and beyond escape the cities for time along the breezy coast. You might not experience the same hot climes, but if you're looking to avoid the family crowds, you should consider booking up a rental in spring, when it's still warm and the prices take a tumble. Fall's weather can be fickle, but if you don't mind the odd bout of drizzle, it can be a wonderfully peaceful time to visit.

Natural features

Rolling sand dunes in Schouwen-Duiveland

You might have booked up a stunning Schouwen-Duiveland vacation rental, but you won't want to spend any time inside when you see the mile-upon-mile of unspoiled coastline, rolling sandy dunes and seriously scenic forests. Migratory birds often use this area as a stopping-off point on their route south, making it a hidden gem for birders. It's surrounded by the North Sea and other important waterways which are rich in marine life, whether you're just there to view them or you want to cast in your line to reel them in.

How many vacation rentals are available around Municipality of Schouwen-Duiveland?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,765 vacation rentals around Municipality of Schouwen-Duiveland. From 161 chalet rentals to 1,469 house rentals, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover the Municipality of Schouwen-Duiveland area.