A holiday with your dog in the Netherland

A holiday in the Netherlands is wonderful! Enjoy a getaway with the family and enjoy the natural surroundings. Do you have a dog? It's nice if it can come with you on holiday. The Booking.com travel forecast shows that holidaymakers give more and more importance to their pets. 42% chooses a destination based on the possibility to bring a pet. That's one of the reasons why dogs are welcome at all TopParken locations. Are you still looking for a destination where you can bring your dog? Read about these 4 top destinations in the Netherlands for a holiday with your dog.

But first some extra information

Before we tell you more about our favourite destinations for a holiday with your dog in the Netherlands, we first want to give you some general information. Your pet is more than welcome in all 15 TopParken! Would you like a holiday park with extra pet-friendly facilities? Then you've come to the right place at Parc de IJsselhoeve, where you'll even find a dog playground. Are parks are also fireworks-free, so that you and men's best friend can enjoy peace and quiet during the days around New Year's Eve. Finally, it's good to know that each accommodation can receive up to two dogs.


Time to talk about the four top destinations in the Netherlands for a holiday with your dog. You probably won't be surprised that the Veluwe is at number one. This region offers a lot of natural beauty and is perfect for long walks with your dog. From vast heathlands to beautiful forests, a holiday home in the Veluwe is a good choice. You can visit National Park De Hoge Veluwe or you could get on your bicycle and explore the surroundings. In this region, you'll find no less than five holiday parks where you can stay. Will you choose a holiday home in Ede or rather in Beekbergen?

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The Dutch coast

Beach lovers will find plenty of holiday parks on the coast at TopParken. Enjoy the fresh air during a wonderful walk on the beach or enjoy a cup of coffee at one of the beach restaurants. A holiday on the coast is a good plan during any time of the year. In the summer, you can enjoy the sun, sea and beach; in the winter, you can relax and empty your head. Will you choose a TopPark in Egmond or in Noordwijk

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In one of our holiday homes in South Limburg, you can combine a holiday in the middle of nature with a city break. Nice holiday homes can be found in Résidence Valkenburg. This holiday park is just a stone's throw away from both Valkenburg and Maastricht. During a day of strolling through these cities, you'll visit the most beautiful historical sights, after which you can choose a good Burgundian restaurant for a wonderful meal.

Are you coming for a holiday in December? Then you're really lucky. During this month, you'll find a beautiful Christmas market in each of these cities. You can buy the nicest gifts to put under the Christmas tree. After a day of strolling through the city, you can return to your accommodation and enjoy the peace and quiet. End the day with a nice walk with your dog through the natural surroundings of the Geuldal.

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We end our list with another top destination where nature is central. Welcome to the Achterhoek! Here, you can really unwind and enjoy the most beautiful walks through the bocage along picturesque farmhouses. Afterwards, you can return to your holiday park in the Achterhoek and enjoy a quiet evening in the park. At TopPark Résidence Lichtenvoorde, you can enjoy a game of bowling with the whole family, take a dive in the indoor swimming pool or have a bite to eat in the restaurant. Think about what you want to do the next day because there are many things to experience in the area. A few tips: visit an enchanting castle, take a walk with your dog along the IJssel river or get into a boat and explore the surroundings from the water. Are you already looking forward to a holiday in the Achterhoek?

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Have you decided which top destination in the Netherlands you'll visit for a holiday with your dog? 

TheVeluwe? The Dutch coast? South Limburg? Or rather the Achterhoek? No matter which destination you'll choose, each and every one of our TopParken are located in top destinations, in the middle of nature. You can enjoy the most beautiful walks starting right at the park: perfect for a holiday with your dog!

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