Where to stay around Texel?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 105 holiday lettings near Texel. From 39 Houses to 22 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Texel is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Texel?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Texel. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Municipality of Hollands Kroon: 108 holiday homes
  • Friesland: 761 holiday homes
  • Schoorl: 894 holiday homes
  • 't Zand: 601 holiday homes
  • Sint Maarten: 972 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Texel! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Texel?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Texel with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Schoorl: 894 holiday lettings
  • 't Zand: 601 holiday lettings
  • Sint Maarten: 972 holiday lettings
  • Julianadorp: 484 holiday lettings
  • Vlieland: 61 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Texel?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Texel. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Callantsoog Beach: 1,198 holiday rentals
  • Centrum De Noordwester: 104 holiday rentals
  • Roompot Vakanties Vakantiepark Callassande: 1,205 holiday rentals
  • Den Helder Station: 762 holiday rentals
  • Landal Sluftervallei: 304 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Texel listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

A holiday rental home to Texel Island is a wonderful choice for your next holiday to Holland

There are many good reasons to choose Texel Island for your next holiday. With lots of fun activities and attractions, you will never be bored. A holiday rental home on Texel Island will put you close to many of the most popular attractions and will provide a comfortable place to return after a day full of adventure.

Things to Do on Holiday to Texel Island, Holland

The beaches provide the backdrop for many of the activities in and near Texel Island. Boat tours, guided fishing excursions, sailing and windsurfing are a few of the choices. Cycling and hiking are also quite popular. Bikes are available for rent on the beach and in other locations throughout Texel Island. The bird watching is quite good in the area, and those serious about birding often travel just to try and spot a particularly elusive species.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Texel Island, Holland

With many interesting museums, fascinating historical sites and lots of family-friendly attractions, you will find that there is no shortage of things to do whilst on holiday to Texel Island. Have you ever tried your hand at metal detecting on the beach or just stumbled across an interesting item that someone left behind? The Maritime and Beachcombers Museum is dedicated, in part, to stuff that has been found on the nearby shores. The museum, which is located in an old beach house, also has kid-friendly activities. Historic structures, such as For de Schans, which was built in 1599 and has been visited by Napolean, also dot the landscape.

A holiday rental in Texel Island is also a great base for trips to Amsterdam. If your prefer you can also rent one of our Amsterdam apartments and make your short break memorable.

Weather in Texel Island, Holland

Texel Island winters are chilly and the summers are warm and pleasant. During the winter months, the average low temperatures are between 1° and 2° C and the highs are between 5° and 6° C. During the spring, the average low temperatures are between 6° and 9° C and the highs are between 13° and 17° C. It warms up even more during the summer when the average low temperatures are between 12° and 15° C and the highs are between 20° and 22° C. There is some rain each month. The most occurs during the winter months with up to 21 days per month. The least occurs during the summer with about 14 days per month.

Travel to Texel Island, Holland

The closest airport to Texel Island is Dan Helder De Kooy Airport (DHR), which is located about 14 km away. Another option is Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS), which is located about 90 km from Texel Island. There is a railway station in Dan Helder, 14 km from Texel Island. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.

Activities and attractions in and around Texel Island

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Texel Island has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ecomare (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Golfbaan Ooghduyne (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Landgoed Hoenderdaell (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)

Exploring the natural features in Texel Island

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Texel Island is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dunes of Texel National Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • De Koog Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Vuurtorenweg Texel Beach (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Callantsoog Beach (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)