Stellendam, a fishing village from way back, is located on the island of Goeree-Overflakkee near the Haringvliet. With the Delta harbour a few kilometers away, it is the home port of the fishing boats from Ouddorp, Goedereede and Stellendam itself. Do you love to eat fish? In this case you should visit the harbour. Here you can eat the tastiest fish while overlooking the water.
Due to its central location, you can reach any place on the island in no time from Stellendam. Various places have a rich history, so a visit to the town and village centres of, for example, Goedereede and Sommelsdijk should not be missed. Do you prefer a little more excitement? The pleasant centre of Ouddorp, Middelharnis or Hellevoetsluis is only a short drive away. Here you will discover nice shops, cosy restaurants and picturesque harbours!
Stellendam is also an ideal place to stay for water sports lovers. Due to its location on the waterfront, you can easily reach both the Haringvliet and the North Sea for a new water sports adventure! Beach lovers can also enjoy a pleasant stay in Stellendam. The village has its own beach on the North Sea, away from the crowds. The extensive beaches of Ouddorp are also easily accessible for endless beach fun.
Would you rather look for peace and quiet? You can discover the most beautiful pieces of nature while walking on the Slikken (mud flats) of Flakkee. The nature reserve ‘De Kwade Hoek’ is also nearby. Here you will find wildlife strolling around freely and you will be able to relax as a hiker. There is also a special bird observatory in Stellendam from which you can enjoy a 360-degree view of the Scheelhoek Islands. Many species of (water) birds come visit these islands every year.
Nature, beach or water sports holiday, you will find it all in Stellendam!
Due to the location of Stellendam on the Haringvliet and the North Sea, the waterside is always close by! Do you like sunbathing or taking walks on the beach? Then Stellendam is the right place for you! Here you can enjoy the beach and the sea in both summer and winter!
Stellendam offers the peace seekers among us enough beautiful pieces of unspoiled nature to unwind completely. In Stellendam and the surrounding area you can enjoy the peace and quiet. You will find the most diverse nature here, from beach to mud flats and from forest to farmlands.
You will find Stellendam an ideal place for hikers and water sports enthusiasts, but also for people who love cycling. The many bicycle routes allow you to discover this nice island and take you to the most unique places and the most beautiful nature. You can also easily reach the woods and beaches of the island of Schouwen-Duiveland for a climbing adventure or horseback ride!
The presence of a swimming pool and various play grounds in and near Stellendam make this town a suitable destination for a holiday with children. Due to the various activities in the area, you and your family will discover something new every day!