5x must-sees of Goeree-Overflakkee

Thanks to the beautiful location of Oasis Punt-West on the island of Goeree-Overflakkee, there is plenty to see and experience in the area. Are you curious about what you can do on and around the island? Take a look at the seal sanctuary, for example, or stroll through the cozy streets of Ouddorp and Goedereede.

  • Ouddorp
  • Goedereede
  • Seal sanctuary A Seal
  • Nature

#1. Ouddorp

Ouddorp is a village and seaside resort located on the island of Goeree-Overflakkee. Ouddorp has a beautiful beach with the Westhoofd lighthouse where you can enjoy a wonderful day at the beach or a walk around the lighthouse. The village also has a lot to offer, from cozy terraces to old streets and nice shops. You will find Ouddorp just a few minutes from the resort.

#2. Goedereede

You will find the historic and picturesque city of Goedereede at the top of Goeree. Goedereede used to serve as an important trading place with city walls. This old fortified town is perhaps the most beautiful one in the Netherlands. In the area there are several beautiful walking routes such as the Kwade Hoek or the dunes of the North Sea beach. The town itself has numerous terraces, restaurants and hotels where you can enjoy a snack or drink. During the summer months there are several markets where you can meet the culture of Goedereede.

#3. A Seal in Stellendam

Many seals can be found in the area of Oasis Punt-West. It often happens that young and injured seals need extra care. At A Seal in Stellendam, seals are temporarily housed until they can live independently in the wild again. At A Seal you will learn everything about the seals and their habitat and there are regular exhibitions on the themes environment and nature. Fun for the children: become a seal caretaker for 1 day or go on a seal safari on the Oosterschelde with the whole family.

#4. Slikken van Flakkee

The Slikken van Flakkee can be found between Herkingen and Goedereede and the area is bordered by the Grevelingenmeer. The nature reserve consists of beautifully varied nature that is rich in diverse flora and fauna. You will find grazing Heckcows and Fjord horses here the whole year. During the summer months you can explore this area in an excursion car accompanied by an experienced guide. More information about this can be found at the VVV information point of Goeree.

''Tip: become a seal caretaker for a day at A Seal Stellendam''🌊

#5. The Brouwersdam

The Brouwersdam is the second largest Delta Work. The Brouwersdam therefore plays a major role in stopping powerful waves and high water. The dam connects Goeree with Schouwen-Duivenland and is 6.5 kilometers long. But the Brouwersdam also offers a recreational function; it is the place for water sports enthusiasts. A visit to the surf and sailing center Brouwersdam should not be missed during your stay.


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What can i do in Goeree-Overflakkee?

There is plenty to do in Goeree-Overflakkee. Thanks to the convenient location of Oasis Punt-West next to the Grevelingenmeer and close to the North Sea, water sports enthusiasts can indulge themselves.

Which beaches are nearby?

Your stay at Oasis Punt-West is right on the Grevelingen beach. You can also go to the beach of Ouddorp where you will find the lighthouse Westhoofd.

Where can I walk in Goeree-Overflakkee?

The Kop van Goeree is a nature reserve on the island of Goeree-Overflakkee. From here you can start various walks in the area.

What activities are fun with children?

Your children can enjoy themselves during your stay at our resort. There are also many fun children's activities in the area. Such as a visit to seal sanctuary A Seal.