The village of St. Maartenszee is situated in North Holland, very close to the North Sea coast, in the highly interesting and cosmopolitan country of The Netherlands. Your holidays in St. Maartenszee will be ideally based for exploring the north of the country of The Netherlands, including The Frisian islands; and Amsterdam and other major Dutch cities are just a relatively short drive to the south. Self catering accommodation in St. Maartenszee will come in the form of spacious and well-equipped apartments in the centre of the village, and traditional Dutch houses in the more rural areas.
Visitors on their holidays in St. Maartenszee will soon discover that there are a number of activities to partake in during your stay within the area. But then, of course, you may just choose to relax and make the most of your home-away-from-home in your private rental house. The most popular activities available in the area include swimming, water sports at the North Sea coast which is very close by, golf, cycling, fishing (either out at sea or lake and river), walking tours and horse riding.
If you are wondering about the places to visit on your holidays in St. Maartenszee, rest assured that there are plenty of cities and attractions to explore in this part of The Netherlands. If you head south, you will soon arrive at the second largest, but most important tourist city, Amsterdam. There are numerous attractions in Amsterdam to spend some time and the most popular include The Anne Frank House which will allow you to investigate how this brave girl and her friends and family spent so long in an attic, desperately trying to evade the cruel and unforgiving Nazis who were persecuting and murdering the Jewish community during World War II. The Van Gogh Museum and The Heineken Museum are two other ‘must-sees’ whilst you are in this amazing city.
You are likely to find that the weather on your holidays in St. Maartenszee is going to be very similar to that of East Anglia, in South-east England. Winters can be quite cool and snowy, with temperatures averaging at around 6 degrees Celsius. The summer months are much warmer and usually drier. The average temperature is around the low-twenties degrees Celsius. Average rainfall in this part of The Netherlands is around 26 inches per year.
The nearest and most convenient airport for your holidays in St. Maartenszee is going to be Schiphol Airport Amsterdam (AMS). This is actually one of the busiest airports in the whole of Europe and therefore there are many connections with most of the main airports back in the UK. Airlines such as Flybe, Jet2, BMI Baby, British Airways and KLM all offer services to Amsterdam. From airports such as London Gatwick (LGW), East Midlands (EMA), Leeds-Bradford (LBA), Manchester (MAN), London Heathrow (LHR), Bristol (BRS) and Edinburgh (EDI).