Hotel surroundings

Harlingen is a lively city, bustling with activity.

It has lots of cosy cafes, terraces, restaurants, shops, museums and art galleries. This Frisian harbour city also has a rich trading history. Over 600 listed monuments make the city centre a lovely place to visit. Harlingen has dynamic outer harbours, beautiful inner harbours, and is criss-crossed by moats and canals.

What's more, Harlingen is also located on the World Heritage Wadden Sea, has a beach and the unique Wadden Islands of Vlieland and Terschelling are only a short ferry trip away. The area around Harlingen is dotted with beautiful old Dutch villages and towns. The vast estates with mounds and dykes are great for cycling and walking.

Click the links below for events, places of interest in the vicinity of Harlingen, walking tours etc:

All the attractions that Harlingen has to offer can be found here:

Explore Harlingen from the water with a round-trip on board the Singel Prinses. Or book a trip on the mps Regina Andrea and go seal spotting in the Wadden Sea. More information can be found here:

Or visit the Hidde Nijland Museum in Hindeloopen and learn more about Hindeloopen's rich history:

For boat trips to the Wadden Islands, click:

For a visit to the planetarium, click: