Things to do

Walks and bike-rides through old Dutch villages
Beets pastures in the morning

Feeling active?

Beets is in the middle of lots of bikepaths. And from the house you can take some gorgeous walks through the village and to neighbouring villages. Ask for our guide where we have written them down.
Beaches just 30 minutes away
beach close to beets

A day at the beach

Egmond aan Zee and Bergen aan Zee are both picturesque beaches to take a stroll, have lunch or a swim on a hot summer day. But also great for walks in the winter.


Just a 15 minute carride for Beets is Edam. One of the oldest cities of the Netherlands which has lots to offer. Sailing, a cheesemarket, museau and lots of restaurants.

Hoorn city

hoorn harbor


Hoorn is just a 10 minute carride or 20 minutes by bus away from Beets. It's one of the oldest cities of the Netherlands with an old centre and harbor. We can give you tips on the best restaurants, musea and things to do.
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A 30 minute car ride or 35 minutes by express bus, Amsterdam is very close by for those who want to experience one of the most famous cities in the world.
Looking around in a windmill

Museum mill

The Museum Mill in Schermerhorn is one of the eleven remaining polder mills in the Schermer that 400 years ago dried the polder. The Museum Mill is open to the public every day from 1 April to 1 November. Questions about how the mill works? The miller will gladly explain it to you.