The settlement of Oostmahorn is located in the far north of the country of The Netherlands. This is between the main towns of Leeuwarden and Groningen. As most people tend to travel to Amsterdam, when they visit The Netherlands, they will very often overlook and miss out on this beautiful northern part of the country. Holidays in Oostmahorn offer some idyllic self catering accommodation, along with plenty of interesting places to visit and activities to get involved in. The self catering accommodation in Oostmahorn will be furnished and equipped to a very high standard and you may very well find that such a home away from home is difficult to leave when your holiday comes to an end.
As your holidays in Oostmahorn will be located very close to the coast, this means that during the main summer months, there are plenty of water-based activities to enjoy. These include the likes of safe family swimming, snorkelling, scuba diving, deep-sea fishing, sailing, wind surfing and kite surfing can be found at certain beaches of the area. On land, how about cycling (very flat land here which makes it perfect for this activity), hiking, tennis and golf.
There are numerous quaint Dutch towns to visit during your holidays in Oostmahorn and access to your own transport is definitely recommended. Some of the nearest towns to bear in mind include Nes, Anjum, Ternaard, Holwerd, Kollum and Dokkum. If you would like to travel just a little farther, in order to visit more in the way of museums and other popular tourist attractions, Leeuwarden is situated to the south-west of Oostmahorn, and Groningen is south-east. The coast along this area of The Netherlands is literally dotted with islands - known as The Frisian Islands - and very often it is easy to catch a ferry to these to explore another unique part of Dutch life.
A temperate climate awaits you on your holidays in Oostmahorn. In fact, you can expect the weather to be very similar to the east of England. This means that summers are warmer, although not necessarily drier over recent years; whilst winters are usually quite mild, but cold spells can and will occur when the winds are from the north or east. Average temperatures will be in the low-twenties degrees Celsius in July and these will drop to around 6 degrees Celsius in January.
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) will be the most ideal for travel to your self catering accommodation in Oostmahorn. This airport offers services through many airlines to the UK and these include Flybe, KLM, British Airways and Easyjet. Some of the UK airports where flights leave for Amsterdam include London Heathrow (LHR), London Luton (LTN), Manchester (MAN), Birmingham (BHX), Bristol (BRS) and Edinburgh (EDI).