On and around the water
Go out by boat together with your family/group, no more than 3 kilometers from Van der Valk Hotel Volendam there are water sports activities on the Marker and IJssel Lake. Are you someone who loves the water and would like to explore the area by boat? You can rent a boat at several locations near Van der Valk Hotel Volendam. Read on quickly!
On the water
You can explore the beautiful Marker and IJssel lakes by renting a sloop, but you can also request a guided tour by booking a one-way or return trip with the Marken Express. This way you will be safe and dry in the Volendam-Marker Express. Relax from the surroundings and enjoy! In 30 minutes you will discover the beautiful lake and the great differences between Volendam and Marken. Once arrived in Marken do not forget to discover the history of Marken in the Marker Museum.
In the water
In this area you will also find recreation park "Het Slobbeland". Here you can enjoy swimming, surfing or just lazing around on the large sunbathing area. For children there is a paddling pool and play equipment. You can also go to Pieterman beach, this is 6 minutes away from Van der Valk Hotel Volendam and is a lovely beach to go to in the summer. In the winter you can walk here and get a breath of fresh air.
Through the canals of Amsterdam
Of course, the lakes near Hotel Volendam are wonderful to explore, but did you know that you can be in Amsterdam in 20 minutes? And that the beautiful canals of Amsterdam become even more beautiful from a boat on the water? Book your canal cruise now and enjoy 60 minutes of this vibrant city! Are you taking your children along? All the more fun on board together with a Timo Toekan travel package! Are you wondering where a nice restaurant is after the cruise? No worries, there are endless possibilities in Amsterdam. Of course you can also go to Restaurant Martinus for delicious seasonal dishes, so you can go afterwards rolling to your hotel room. Let us take care of you after an active day on and around the water!