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Beach

Beach Rockanje

The beaches of Rockanje have won already several major awards. In 2018 the beach received the international 'Blue Flag' environmental award for the 11th time. It guarantees high quality of bathing water and a well kept clean beach. In 2017 Rockanje received again the ‘Quality Coast Award’ for its high quality of human and nature-friendly tourism.

Beach Rockanje

The beaches, with showers to rinse of the salt seawater, will be cleaned everyday. Besides the rescue brigade will guard the beaches and warns when there is a dangerous current or wind; a pleasant and safe feeling.

Facilities

A sunbath or a walk along the beach, playing fun or water sports. The very well maintained, white beaches of Rockanje will offer you peace and quietness. Optimum facilities will tribute to the comfort and with that the holiday pleasure of the guests. It starts with accessible beach crossings and parking places. Then there are the lifeguards and the rescue brigade whom watch over the well being of the guests, with a First aid post nearby. Furthermore the many cafes, terraces and restaurants near the beach will take care of the needs for serving drinks and snacks or lunch and diner.

Orientation poles

orientatiepalen

During the summer season, several orientation poles are located on the main beaches of Rockanje. They are a landmark for children on the beach. Each beach orientation pole has a clearly different figure at the top. For children it is easier to make their own way back to the rest of the family, even on a beach full of people. Moreover, it is easier to bring a lost child back to the family.

Beach Rockanje

Flags

On the beaches you will find flags and signs with instructions for swimming. It is wise to take account of these signals. They are there for you!

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Guarded beach zone
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Child found
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Dangerous sea
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Watersports allowed
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Swimming prohibited
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Floating Bodies prohibited
Beach Rockanje

Dogs at the beach

The beach is the ideal destination for many dogs to enjoy. A Frisbee, a stick or a ball can fetch give great pleasure. And what is more fun than making a beach walk with your dog? However, on various beaches are dogs, loose or on a leash, not allowed all year.

honden verbodenDogs are prohibited on the beaches of Rockanje (between Tweede slag and Swinsedreef) during the period 1 April till 1 October between 08:00 till 18:00.
Outside of the above mentioned period and time are dogs allowed (both loose and leased) on the beaches of Rockanje.

Further, we also recommend reading the information board, with the local beach rules, which is often placed near every beach (entrance).

Nearest beach for dogs at Rockanje

honden toegestaanDogs are allowed all year:
- from beach 1100 in a northerly direction.
- from beach 1410 in a southerly direction.

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