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Holland State Park Beach

2215 Ottawa Beach Rd, Holland, MI 49424-2344
+1 616-399-9390
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Waves and a wonderful sunset

Great beach scene from inside the car. What a great state park. Big waves. So no walking on... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kentwood, Michigan
via mobile
October visit -water beautiful sunny day lighthouse adorable-very clean

Nice area- people walking. A fall day -so colors of trees and water was pretty. park real clean... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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2215 Ottawa Beach Rd, Holland, MI 49424-2344
+1 616-399-9390
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great beach scene from inside the car. What a great state park. Big waves. So no walking on pier. Treat the Great Lakes with respect year round.

Thank BrinksLawFirm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice area- people walking. A fall day -so colors of trees and water was pretty. park real clean. the red Lighthouse is small and charming.

Thank Diane557
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach is the best in Michigan. The beach is very large. The channel where boats come and go, connecting Lake Michigan and Lake Macatawa. There are picnic tables and there is food you can purchase in the pavilion.

Thank garybR4580GH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful white sand beach on the Lake Michigan shore. Lot of parking and large bath house with concessions. Located on channel for watching boats come and go. A fun place for anyone who love water and sand.

Thank nanway2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Holland State Park is a local icon and super popular with locals and tourists alike. Features a great beach, our beautiful light house “Big Red”, concessions and volleyball courts. It’s great for all occasion and for families, couples and, really, anyone.

Thank rod48533
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is huge, pretty and clean! On our first visit we parked the car and just walked out to get a better view of the "Big Red" lighthouse. On our next visit we walked a bit and sat on the benches that are close...More

Thank FurtherOnDownTheRoad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here as a kid, but this last visit was during an extended Indian summer in October. Great spot to lay on the beach and watch amazing windsurfers and feed the birds. Check out the lighthouse-cool spot especially with big waves. Plenty of dog...More

Thank Kevin E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rode our bikes to the beach to check out the lighthouse. We viewed it from across the channel. A big busy beach area plus the area up and down the channel is sand rather than grass and people can set up their umbrellas and chairs...More

Thank Apryl D
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We just went to this beach to watch the sunset. We were not disappointed! There is a nice big beach that looks like a great place to take the kids.

Thank rainfus
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Took some great pictures of the Big Red Lighthouse and surrounding area. We loved the red of the lighthouse and the walk pleasant.

Thank Sweetie27265
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Questions & Answers
5 August 2017|
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Response from Anuj S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, this beach has handicap accessible parking, very close to the beach. Handicap scooters are allowed.
Joyce B
3 August 2017|
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Response from Terry T | Reviewed this property |
Go to Holland Lighthouse ,Surf Report. 72 degrees presently.
2 August 2017|
Response from mysnnygrl | Reviewed this property |
There isn't a park on a beach in Michigan that I know of that allows fires on the beach. People can walk through the fires and get burned by the coals so it is forbidden. There are lots of places outside the beach areas... More