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“Best beach #1”

Holland State Park Beach
Ranked #1 of 62 things to do in Holland
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Holland State Park, with Big Ted Lighthouse across the channel, is the best spot to swim, lay out on the beach and just relax. The concession store has a great selection of items for purchase and good food.
A walk out on the pier is memorable...bring your camera.
This is the most visited State Park in Michigan for these reasons.

Thank N8605GOgeraldh
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Beautiful, huge beach...clean water with sandy bottom. Nice Center to buy anything you might have forgotten. Wooden walkway out to the beach making it easier to walk then walking in sand. Beautiful place to spend the day.

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Get there early it does get very busy here during peak summer times. We even visit in the fall and its a great beach. Play ground, restrooms, and a nature building. State Park so there is an entry fee.

Thank midnitefrog
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

White sand beach, bright blue water and the Big Red Lighthouse. Great place to soak up the sun, swim, fish from the pier or watch sailboats come back through the channel after the Wednesday evening regatta in the summer. Its a Michigan State Park so you need a state recreation pass or pay a daily entry fee (tip: buy the annual pass because a daily is almost as much)

Thank davekop
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a very nice Michigan State park and beach. It can be very bust around the summer holidays. Travel in and out is a bit of pain since the last couple miles into the park is a narrow two lane road which can literally back up for two miles waiting to get into the park

Thank chriskJ9371FA
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