Frequently asked questions about the beach of Ameland - Tourist Information Centre VVV Ameland.


Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any guarded beaches on Ameland?

In the months of June, July, August and September, lifeguards guard the bathing beaches of Hollum, Nes and Buren. In June and September, they guard the beaches on weekends, in July and August daily. Check here for the exact dates.

The lifeguards monitor 500 metres of beach: 250 metres on either side of the lifeguard post. If you want to go swimming, keep a close eye on the colours of the flag.

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Where can I find the bathing hours of Ameland?

You can find the bathing times of Ameland here.

Where am I allowed on the beach with my dog?

You are allowed on all beaches with your dog. But your dog needs to be on a leash on the guarded beaches. On all other beaches you need to keep your dog under appeal.

Is there a nude beach on the island Ameland?

According to Ameland city council nude recreation is allowed between beach post 18 and 20 on the beach of Ameland. 

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