What is the closest sandy beach on the Dutch west coastline in the region Noord-Holland to the famous city Amsterdam? We can give you the answer, it is the beach Kennemerstrand. The nearest city to this beach is Ijmuiden and it is located right on the point where the ship canal to Amsterdam touches the North Sea. This location is very easy to reach with any kind of vehicle, also with a motorhome and you have a very large parking place only 100m away from the beach entry. According to the large parking place and the huge beach size, this beach looks like most of Amsterdam inhabitants go to. The beach is easy accessible by a concrete path. The beach itself has a very large area. It is several kilometres long and more than 100m wide. It is very flat with a shallow water which makes the water entry very nice but you need to walk for quite a time before you can actually start to swim. You have lots of beach infrastructure and services available on this location. Many different types of restaurants are as well directly on the beach. And if you're searching for accommodation you have a hotel nearby.