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Holland State Park Beach

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Address: 2215 Ottawa Beach Rd, Holland, MI 49424-2344
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6163999390
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Beautiful sandy beach

If you are looking for a Huge sandy beach then this is the place. It has a huge beach. Be ready to walk a long way through sand if you want to get to the water and a long way back... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are looking for a Huge sandy beach then this is the place. It has a huge beach. Be ready to walk a long way through sand if you want to get to the water and a long way back to car as well. Not recommended for small children because of all the walking.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A channel connecting Lake Macatawa and Lake Michigan provides boat watching entertainment along with the stand up boards in the traffic flow. Handicapped access is good > Big Red lighthouse a West Michigan icon Kite surfers on breezy days. A bad day @ the beach is better than a good day at work. Feed the gulls with dry bread. lol

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Thank Joel W
Holland, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Don't come now!!!! Unless you are one of those crazy polar swimmers, I don't think you would like the beach right now, unless you are a photographer. Some pretty awesome pictures in the winter when the lake is rough and the water is splashing over the pier.....but come in the summer time, there isn't a better place to be. Perfect... More 

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Thank BJinMI
Holland, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach is fabulous. You can walk out on the pier and see Big Red (Lighthouse). The sand is great and there are very clean restrooms and ice cream shop.

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Thank Hojomo
Caledonia, Michigan
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful place to visit on a summer day, great place to take a motorcycle ride too.. beautiful beach and nice pier to walk out on.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is beautiful. It goes on for miles, the sand is amazing. Yes, it does get crowded during the summer months, but it's totally worth it! The facilities are sufficient. It's also a great place to watch the sunset, either on the beach or down by the pier. A perfect place for picnics, grillouts, and just simple summer fun!

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Thank esn612
Zeeland, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

If you are looking for a great place to swim, Holland State Park is the place for you. Clean, unsalted. Bath house available.

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Thank James V
Holland, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

This state park is accessible and free to anyone with a state park decal for Michigan. Otherwise it is only free in the summer. Ample parking but very busy in summer. Checked out the sunset from here -amazing!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

We did not use the beach or any of the facilities, so I cannot comment on that. We went here to get pictures of the Big Red Lighthouse & view a sunset. Just seeing these two things makes a visit to the park well worth it. Please note that you cannot get to the lighthouse from this park - it... More 

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Zeeland, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Michigan is awesome! We chose to move to this wonderful area 28 years ago. The beach is always clean. You can also walk out on the breakwater wall. The swimming area is well marked. It is easy to find charter fishing boats. You can also fish off of the piers. The park was expanded and there is a walkway next... More 

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