Lemsterland holiday rentals are set in a municipality in Friesland, towards the north of the Netherlands. It’s a part of the country famed for its attractive natural scenery, with impressive coastline, beaches, lakes, greenery and canals, as well as a rich maritime heritage.
Lemsterland holiday accommodation is set at the heart of the Friesland Lake District, and there are a host of large bodies of water just minutes away. Here you’ll be between Ijsselmeer, which leads out to the North Sea, and Tjeukemeer, and inland lake to the north, with Slotermeer to the northwest. So as you might expect, one of the reasons people head to this part of the world is to enjoy the world-class water sports. There are a host of harbours and shores devoted solely to water-based recreation, with numerous locations at which to hire a range of vessels. Close to Lemsterland holiday homes you’ll be able to rent canoes, kayaks, motorboats, as well as a variety of sailboats. If you’re a newcomer to sailing then you’ll have no difficulty tracking down a sailing school, or, if you’d like someone else to take the strain, you’ll be able to head off to explore the waters here on a sailboat cruise. The town of Herenveen is also just a few minutes inland in the car, and is home to a number of interesting sights, such as the Welgelegen Mill, which dates to the mid-19th Century and is the only one of its kind to survinve in the town.
Lemsterland holiday accommodation is only an hour or so from the Netherlands’ capital, Amsterdam. This city boasts one of the largest historic centres on the continent and is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It’s a vibrant urban centre that balances modern architecture with thousands of listed historic buildings and the famous canal ring, which dates to the 1600s.
Lemsterland self-catering holiday homes are found in a part of Europe that has a temperate climate. The weather here is strongly influenced by the sea, which brings consistent mild conditions throughout the year. Summers are pleasantly warm, with highs reaching the mid-20s at times in July and August. Winters are cool with sub-zero temperatures quite rare.
At just over an hour away to the southwest, the nearest major airport to Lemsterland self-catering accommodation is Amsterdam Schipol, If you’re travelling from the UK then you’ll be able to reach this destination by flying with British Airways, EasyJet or KLM from London Gatwick (LGW), London Heathrow (LHR), Manchester (MAN), Newcastle (NCL), Luton (LUT), Edinburgh (EDI), Liverpool (LPL), Glasgow (GLA) or Aberdeen (ABZ).