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Holland State Park Beach

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Interesting Winter Beach Scene

Although is was cold and windy, the scene on the beach were interesting. It was fascinating... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peoria Heights
Most beautiful beach in West Michigan

Ottawa Beach is golden sand and wide open spaces with a pier, great for walking and watching... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
Holland, Michigan
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2215 Ottawa Beach Rd, West end of Ottawa Beach Road, Holland, MI 49424-2344
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although is was cold and windy, the scene on the beach were interesting. It was fascinating watching the ice flowing into the bay. And the stark contrast of the Big Red Lighthouse against the background was gorgeous.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank IL_Jeff
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Ottawa Beach is golden sand and wide open spaces with a pier, great for walking and watching beautiful MICHIGAN sunsets!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jackdG7396RD
Reviewed January 30, 2019

This is a destination for nature lovers any time of year if you are in the west Michigan area. The scenery changes with the weather. You can find plenty of peaceful places to sit an relax, or for more exercise, you can take a walk...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 574ronalde
Reviewed January 15, 2019

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 January 7, 2019 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 December 11, 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 December 8, 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 November 11, 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 November 9, 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 November 6, 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
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March 9, 2019|
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Response from Gasser21 | Reviewed this property |
Address for Holland State Park , 2215 Ottawa Beach Rd. Holland 49424. This might be the address of the office. The beach is at the end of Ottawa Beach Rd. Plenty of parking right on the beach, get there early on weekends... More
November 25, 2018|
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Response from Roadqueen72 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, but am not 100% sure.
November 25, 2018|
Response from David F | Reviewed this property |
There are NO full hook-ups in the non-beach camping area.