Destination guide

The historical area of Dokkum awaits your stay

Enjoy the history and other features of Dokkum. Travellers appreciate the shopping in this welcoming city. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dokkum

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dokkum is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • De Kruidhof Botanical Gardens (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Lauwersmeer National Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Prinsentium (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Nes Beach (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Schiermonnikoog Island (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • De Alde Feanen National Park (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Dokkum

The nearest airport is in Groningen (GRQ-Eelde), located 27.8 mi (44.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Dokkum?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 232 holiday lettings around Dokkum. From 107 houses to 58 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a water-view property in Dokkum?

All of us need a break sometimes. When the bustling pace of life starts to take its toll, calm your thoughts and make your way towards the water. HomeAway has no less than 47 holiday rentals with waterfront views in this destination. Open to other ideas? HomeAway has oodles more options to investigate, including:

  • 30 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 26 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 20 waterfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Dokkum?

Bid farewell to standard, cookie-cutter hotel-chain rooms. Our house holiday rentals each have their own unique personalities — as well as all the space you could ask for! There are 118 options currently on HomeAway. Prices start from £47 per night. Or perhaps you'd rather choose one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Bungalow: 68 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £88 per night.
  • Apartment: 14 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £69 per night.
  • Farmhouse: 5 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £285 per night.

Can I stay in Dokkum in a large group?

There's nothing more exciting than staying somewhere completely new with family and friends. The great news is HomeAway has some options to suit big groups. The top choice for bigger groups here are house holiday rentals, and there are 40 available. The rental properties that can cater to large groups around here include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we've got 90 rental properties perfect for that size. Stay a night from just £78.
  • After a rental property for 5 people? We have 24 that will be ideal. You can book one for as little as £78 per night.
  • Trying to find holiday rentals catering to 8 people? You'll be pleased to discover we have 16 that'll be perfect. You can grab one from just £66 a night.

Your whole squad will be well catered to when you plan your Dokkum travels through us!