Holiday cottages in North Brabant
Discover North Brabant from your chosen Holland accommodation
Brabant is derived from 'brac bant', which means it is a swampy, desolate region. Over the years this rugged and inhospitable country has been replaced by beautiful nature, a rich cultural programme and an interesting history waiting for you to discover during your stay in your chosen self-catering Holland accommodation. Our range of Holland accommodation in North Brabant is conveniently located near the most popular attractions and buzzing towns. The area is very popular for family holidays as there is a wide range of activities, including the famous Efteling amusement park, for you and the family can enjoy.
The capital city of North Brabant is 's-Hertogenbosch, which is locally known as Den Bosch. The town is filled with beautiful architecture, including some wonderful examples of Gothic architecture, you will also find lots of charming shops and excellent restaurants hidden within its streets, serving both traditional and modern Dutch cuisine. Be sure to visit the main square where you will find lots of bars and cafes, perfect for people watching. With an electric boat you can sail on the Binnendieze, a water network that formerly supplied the local craft buildings. The beautiful St. John's Cathedral is also definitely worth a visit.
Amusement parks to visit from your Holland accommodation
North Brabant has some great attractions, many of which are within easy reach of your chosen holiday accommodation in Holland. The most famous one is the Efteling theme park, a stunning park with many fabulous rides attractions for all ages. In Hilvarenbeek you can visit the safari park Beekse Bergen, where you will have the opportunity to experience wildlife up close and personal during your self-catering holidays in our Holland accommodation. You can do a bus, boat, walking or car safari and will find that there are a number of other amenities for children, including a large play area and plenty of places to eat. In the east of Brabant lies the Billy Bird amusement park in Hemelrijk, which has a variety of rides and play areas, both indoor and outdoor so the fun can carry on all year long! which has an inviting sandy beach and huge indoor and outdoor playgrounds.
Cultural experiences in North Brabant
There is more to this lovely region of Holland than just amusement parks and national parks, there is plenty of Dutch culture to be experienced. One of the most memorable days out will surely be a visit to the fascinating War Museum in Overloon. The museum tells the dark but none the less interesting story of the battle of Overloon in WWII.
Natural beauty in North Brabant
North Brabant is the perfect destination for nature lovers and those who enjoy being active on their holiday. Visit the popular Biesbosch National Park, where you can observe the beautiful nature from the water during a relaxing boat trip. The park is one of the largest in The Netherlands and one of the last vast areas of tidal wetlands in North-West Europe. You will also find lots of charming villages to explore whilst staying in our range of Holland accommodation, as well as plenty of beautiful, typically Dutch countryside.
Wonderful natural attractions from your chosen Holland accommodation
Be sure to visit the wonderful Drunense Duinen National Park, a fantastic natural area of sand dunes often referred to as a 'desert in Holland' where you can view some unique wildlife and take part in exhilarating outdoor activities during your self-catering holidays in our Holland accommodation. There are walking tours through the dunes arranges throughout the year.