Welcome to Hellevoetsluis

In Hellevoetsluis there is plenty to do and see. It is certainly worth visiting the various museums in the old fortification heart of Hellevoetsluis as well as the fortifications in the Vesting. And not forgetting the marinas and many beautiful old buildings! Other places that are not to be missed are the beach, the shopping mall and the vast nature area.

  • History

    The stunning location of the vast Haringvliet inlet has played an important role in the course of the history of Hellevoetsluis; earning it the name of a ‘Fortification town on the Haringvliet'. The Vesting fortress with its harbours and fortifications is steeped in history.

  • Where to stay in Hellevoetsluis

    Hellevoetsluis offers you a variety of types of accommodation whether you wish to come here for a weekend or a holiday: campsites, holiday parks, hotels, and Bed & Breakfasts. You will find an overview on this page. For more information, please visit the websites of the various accommodation.

  • Things to do in Hellevoetsluis

    There is no need to be bored in Hellevoetsluis; there is plenty to do for young and old, all year round. On this page, you will find an overview of the things to do in Hellevoetsluis. For more information about events in Hellevoetsluis, view our events calendar.

  • About Hellevoetsluis: modern fortified city on the Haringvliet

    Hellevoetsluis is a modern, lively place. Situated on the Haringvliet with the sea, beach and dunes close by, it is an excellent place to live. Here, on the extreme southern edge of the Rijnmond and Europoort areas, close to the broad Zeeland landscape, you can enjoy the clean air and countless recreational facilities. For water sports lovers especially, the town of Hellevoetsluis is one of the best in Holland.