Things to see and do - West-Terschelling
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West-Terschelling Travel guide
West-Terschelling : Michelin's recommendations
This small lively port, well located in a broad bay, is the capital of the island of Terschelling.
Tourist attractions West-Terschelling : Things to see and do
NL - 8880 Terschelling
This 4,400 ha reserve is on the eastern end of the island and is uninhabited. It is the only Natural European reserve in the Netherlands. A veritable paradise for nature lovers. In the dunes and estuary areas, many birds come to nest. The vegetation ..
NL - 8881 NL West-Terschelling
This high square tower (54m) dominates the port. This lighthouse was built in 1594 to replace the belfry (serving as a lighthouse) of the chapel of St Brandarius which was located to the south-west of the island and had been swallowed up by floods.
Commandeurstraat 30-32 NL - 8881 BB West-Terschelling
Set up in two captains houses (1668), this regional museum which bears the name of the Hut of W. Barents has a reconstruction of a ship's bridge and relives Nordic exhibitions through various objects and shows. There are also models and boats' ensign..
Burg. Mentzstraat 20 NL - 8881 AL West-Terschelling
Prix Prices from : 75 €
Hotel Buren is a cosy family hotel, only a 5-minute walk from the harbour and the lighthouse. The hotel has a very convenient location for the ferry, village centre, and nature reserve. The hotel is located in a historical building from 1843. This f..
Burgemeester van Heusdenweg 37 NL - 8881 ED West-Terschelling
The WestCord Hotel Schylge is located in the village of West-Terschelling, right along the harbor. It features an indoor swimming pool, wellness facilities and spacious accommodation with private balconies. The rooms at Hotel WestCord Schylge featur..
De Ruijterstraat 3 NL - 8881 AM West-Terschelling
Prix Prices from : 71 €
Oepkes is centrally located in Terschelling-West, a 5-minute walk from the ferryboat service and the Groene Strand beach. You can relax on the terrace and walk to restaurants and shops. The rooms have a seating area, free Wi-Fi and a private bathroo..
Molenstraat 7 NL - 8881 BR West-Terschelling
Well-sourced produce is the central feature of the cooking at Caracol. As the ingredients here are so good (such as the fresh fish from the Wadden Sea) the fine dishes require little more than simple preparation for them to taste delicious. Pleasant ..
Burg. van Heusdenweg 37 NL - 8881 ED West-Terschelling
Op West's cuisine is probably the most ambitious on the island. Based on well-sourced produce, its contemporary gastronomy is not its only trump card as it also boasts a summer patio commanding panoramic views of the bay.
Torenstraat 55 NL - 8881 BH West-Terschelling
Badweg 4 NL - 8881 HB West aan Zee
In De Grië, diners can enjoy a contemporary meal in a light, modern decor. This friendly restaurant offers a seasonal menu and simpler selections at lunchtime. Terrace overlooking the dunes.
De Ruyterstraat 3 NL - 8881 AM West-Terschelling
Heereweg 22a NL - 8891 HS Midsland
A culinary oasis on this island, where the female chef's cuisine and the cosy dining room combine to offer a highly pleasurable dining experience. Robust wines do full justice to the equally choice dishes such as Wadden Sea shrimps with coconut and w..