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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

“Great beaches with many beach bars and restaurants and possibillity to have walk through the dunes”
  • 31 locals recommend
“If you're in for loud but great music, the best desserts and a great breakfast, lunch or dinner!”
  • 43 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
“This is a great place for lunch or dinner if you feel like a trip to the seaside. Noordwijk is very smart. The Heineken family have a beach house here!”
  • 28 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Walking the dunes... spot some wildlife, like rabbits and deers... a wonderful big area where you can peacefully walk around for hours if you like. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
“The dutch beachweather is not the best, but the landscape of the man made sea-wall (dijken) are famous. The dunes that surround them are a very nice place to wander around and spot wildlife (dears, foxes, large range of birds and on the beach seals). From Lisse it's ~30 minutes by bicycle”
  • 10 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Een dagje geen zin in strand, dan kan er lekker gewinkeld worden in de Hoofdstraat.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Science Museum
“The Space Expo is the permanent exhibition about space exploration at the ESTEC (European Space Research and Technology Centre) compound in Noordwijk.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“Park next to famous Keukenhof flower park with a small castle, a forest and a farm/petting zoo.”
  • 17 locals recommend
“Interesting remains of the big wall along the Dutch that the Germans build in World War II Open 1 May - 28 August every Sunday”
  • 16 locals recommend
“Beachclub. Very nice. Can enjoy great food and drinks and enjoy a great sunset”
  • 13 locals recommend
“Dit theater draait ook films, kijk op de website voor de programmering. //////// This cultural theater also plays movies, check their website for the programme.”
  • 6 locals recommend
“The place to walk in the dunes, enjoy "de zon in de zee zien zakken" (sunset) while walking along the beach, and relax with koffie,drinks, snacks or a complete meal. Very original place at the beach. We love it”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bike Shop
“Rent a bike (or mountain bike) and visit the beautiful surroundings of Noordwijk. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
“Nice museum about old Noordwijk aan Zee. They also have a galery where an exposition is held. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
“This is a beautiful tulip garden, definitely worth visiting if you're lucky enough to be in the Netherlands in Spring season, as they're open for public between April- early June. More on”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bus Line
“A really beautiful beachclub. In summer and in winter. There's music, when it's getting colder even some fire... a cosy atmosphere, great food and a stunning view: beach and sea. ”
  • 5 locals recommend