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Make a Holiday Rental House in De Cocksdorp, Netherlands, Your Home Away From Home

The village of De Cocksdorp is located in the north of the island of Texel, which falls under the province of North Holland. This is in the north-west of the Netherlands and this same province is where you will find the Dutch capital of Amsterdam. It is said that around 70% of all activities on Texel are connected with tourism in some way or other and therefore you can rest assured that holidays in De Cocksdorp are extremely popular and very well catered for. There is an excellent choice of self catering accommodation in De Cocksdorp and across the island and all properties are guaranteed to be equipped with all of the facilities you will need for a perfect break in the area.

Things to Do on Holiday in De Cocksdorp, Netherlands

As the mainstay of the economy in De Cocksdorp is connected with the tourist industry, there are numerous activities for you and your travelling party to consider getting involved in. A selection of the most popular include cycling (the flat lands are perfect here for long tours and bicycles are easy to rent within the village and surrounding area), safe swimming opportunities, fly fishing, walking and scenic hiking tours and horse riding.

Places to Visit on Holiday in De Cocksdorp, Netherlands

It is definitely recommended that you hire a car for your holidays in De Cocksdorp. This way you will be able to get out and about and really explore the island of Texel and even the mainland of the Netherlands. There are a number of picturesque villages for you to explore on Texel and these include Oosterend, Oudeschild, Den Burg, Den Hoorn and De Waal. There is a ferry service between Texel and Den Helder and this is ideal if you fancy travelling down to the mainland for a while or even to explore the fascinating city of Amsterdam for the day. Some of the most popular tourist attractions to explore in Amsterdam include The Heineken Museum, The Anne Frank House (be prepared for a very poignant tour here!) and The Van Gogh Museum.

Weather in De Cocksdorp, Netherlands

Most people on their holidays in De Cocksdorp find that the weather in this part of The Frisian Islands is very similar to what we experience in the UK. This means a temperate climate prevails in this part of the world, with mild to warm summers and cool winters. On average, during July and August, you can expect temperatures to hit the low-twenties degrees Celsius. Whereas in the winter, you are more likely to see daily highs struggling to hit around 6 or 7 degrees.

Travel to De Cocksdorp, Netherlands

For easy travel to your self catering accommodation in De Cocksdorp, you would be wise to book your flights to and from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS). Airlines such as Flybe, British Airways, Easyjet and KLM fly on this route and most major airports are covered within the United Kingdom.

Excellent! 4.6/5
(18 reviews)
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Bungalow #2433093
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Excellent! 4.7/5
(22 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
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Bungalow #2449157
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Excellent! 4.7/5
(16 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
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Bungalow #1636247
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Exceptional! 5/5
(58 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
House #778795
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Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #549216
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #2580600
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Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Bungalow #1668692
2
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Apartment #2580606
Excellent! 4.4/5
(15 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Bungalow #1678273
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Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Bungalow #48913
2
Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #2580611
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 6
House #790162
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Exceptional! 5/5
(11 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #2384640
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Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Chalet #1238884
19
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(6 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #533395
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Good! 3.9/5
(16 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #1238877
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Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
House #2284142
1
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 9
House #2028887
5
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Bungalow #1888596
1
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #2580612
  • 8 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 16
Villa #1238894
8
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #1238890
13
  • 3 BR
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #1238889
4
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #2361796
2
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Bungalow #2455444
  • 5 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 11
House #521356
1
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
House #2034189
1
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Villa #1238893
10
  • 3 BR
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #1238887
19
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #2041341
1
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cabin #2351087
4
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Cabin #2351089
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #2351093
1
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cabin #2361790
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #6912199
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #2580610
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #6912201
  • 10 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 20
Villa #1238879
6
  • 5 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 9
Bungalow #761088
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Villa #6912196
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #6912197
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Villa #6912194
  • 5 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 10
Villa #1238882
9
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
House #6912200
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Apartment #2580605
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Multiple rentals Apartment #2615679
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Chalet #1238886
3
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Chalet #1238885
5
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 8
House #1238892
5

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Recent Reviews

We had a great time at the park, and loved Texel. Hiring bikes from the park an ...

4 of 5
We had a great time at the park, and loved Texel. Hiring bikes from the park and cycling up to the Lighthouse, or just enjoying the outdoor pool - there was lots to do. Would definitely go again.
  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013