If your idea of a perfect holiday is to spend your days relaxing by a glassy, refreshing lake, then you should head to the Dutch province of Lauwersmeer. Here you can stay in some of the most beautiful waterfront properties, these Lauwersmeer holiday rentals will ensure that you have a memorable holiday in this region. Lauwersmeer, a manmade freshwater lake, was created in 1969 and it lies in the north of the Netherlands. The lake’s eastern and central parts are now a national park called the Lauwersmeer National Park.
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Staying in Lauwersmeer holiday rentals can give you an opportunity to see the Marnewaard, an exercise area of the Royal Netherlands Army. You can also use the chance to see the 13-kilometre long dyke that overlooks the Lauwersoog Harbour. Spending your holidays in Lauwersmeer holiday rentals can see you enjoying time being at one with nature, for the lake and its surroundings is blessed by lush landscape and birds.
Lauwersmeer Cottage Rentals - enjoy a stunning Dutch lakeside holiday
Staying in Lauwersmeer holiday rentals close to the Lauwersmeer National Park can see you enjoying diverse flora and fauna. The park lies in the provinces of Friesland and Groningen and covers the southern and eastern parts of the lake. Some of the bird life that you will see when you stay in Lauwersmeer holiday cottages is quite rare, and includes species such as the Bluethroat, Eurasian Spoonbill, Montagu’s Harrier and Bearded Reedling. The orchids here will also take your breath away, along with the beautiful Parnassia. The Lauwersmeer National Park itself offers you plenty of space to cycle around or go exploring the terrain on foot. A boat ride is also a great way to see the various attractions of the park.
Lauwersmeer Apartments - enjoy a tranquil, serene and relaxing holiday break this holiday season
The province of Groningen is also worth a visit for its museum and the Martinitoren. The Martinitoren or Martini Tower is the highest church steeple, which is equipped with 62 bells and 260 steps. It is worth a visit, for it tilts ever so slightly. Catch a glimpse of the famous hanging kitchens of Appingedam and you can take home with you some very unique holiday memories. You can also visit the province of Friesland while staying in Lauwersmeer holiday rentals. Friesland, or Fryslan, is also famous for its many spectacular windmills, an iconic symbol of the Netherlands. This province alone has 195 windmills. You can also visit the many islands that lie in the Wadden Sea. Looking at the magnificent Friesian horse is an amazing sigh and while staying in Lauwersmeer holiday rentals you can also look for the famous Konik horses and the highland cattle with their magnificent horns and colours.
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