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Holland State Park Beach

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Large beach, access to walking pier. Swimming area, Nothing beats a day at the Holland State Park... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Nancy S

One of the nicest beaches in Michigan. Large beach area. Great channel to sit by to watch boats... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Zeeland, Michigan
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2215 Ottawa Beach Rd, West end of Ottawa Beach Road, Holland, MI 49424-2344
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Large beach, access to walking pier. Swimming area, Nothing beats a day at the Holland State Park! Concessions available.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the nicest beaches in Michigan. Large beach area. Great channel to sit by to watch boats & lets not forget Big Red Lighthouse.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gasser21
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This beach is absolutely beautiful. Definitely recommend. Stay the day! It doesn't even feel like you are in Michigan!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rtsnodgrass07
Reviewed 9 December 2018

This is a wonderful state park. Enjoy swimming, or sun bathing, or just watching the boats travel the channel. The sunsets can be brilliant and the light house is picturesque. When taking pictures, avoid including the tacky disney esque house on the south side of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank alstee6
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Clean, beautiful, sandy beach. Convenient concession stand. Beautiful beach with great walking along the beach, down the pier, or around the beautiful park.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SandyVN
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Love this state park beach. Lovely place the watch the sun set, watch kiteboarders on a windy day, or simply walk the beach or boardwalk. We love this place. Can't get enough of it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bradjanwilkins
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Love the large beach and view of the lighthouse and sandy bluff. I love the west side of the state and Lake Michigan. Pretty drive from Holland with views of beautiful homes. A beautiful area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Denise G
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We stopped for a quick visit while visiting the area. It is a beautiful beach, plenty of parking.. would love to come back and visit in the summer months!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JenniferK56
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Whether you want to relax and watch the boats travel in and out of the channel; play in the lake, on the sand or fly a kite...this is the place!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 49kathier
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

The beach is tight but the lines are covered with sand so parking is only as big as you could see where. The place is crawling with kids. We took the last spot in the park in a handicapped site close to the bathrooms. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AlnSue
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26 November 2018|
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Response from Roadqueen72 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, but am not 100% sure.
26 November 2018|
Response from David F | Reviewed this property |
There are NO full hook-ups in the non-beach camping area.
16 August 2018|
Response from Salvador V | Reviewed this property |
Macatawa lake is right in front of Holland state park and probably 30 mins tomorrow lake Michigan. They are both beautiful but macatawa lake is less busy if you find the right spot.