N 52° 06' 14" - E 04° 15' 17"
(South Holland)

Published on 3 November 2004 - Updated on 1 October 2010
by Yvon Nedonchelle , by Nominoe

Charts 1801.7    Forecast area  
Distances Ijmuiden 25M Hoek van Holland 12M 
Approach Harbour master Contact : T : 070-352.00.17
Allways call the harbour authorities on VHF 21 to get the authorisation to enter. Then VHF 31 or +31-(0) to contact the harbour master. 
by Day Entrance open to the NW, with a great aeolian just near the South breakwater. An East cardinal to pass North of the entrance. After a 600m long fairway, turn left in the foirst harbour then directly right there is a narrowing (15m wide) to access to the 2nd harbour for yacht. The welcome pontoons are in the South part of it.  Harbour VHF VHF 21 (port), 31 (capitaine du port) 
by Night From the open sea, alignment at 156°, 2 W Iso 4s, then alignment 2 G Oc 5s.  Rescue  
Dangers A race may form at the entrance, making it a bit uncomfortable.  Forecast svces Displayed at the Yacht Club entrance 
The Harbour
Access The entrance is a bit rough by strong wind (but not that much because the channel is dredged at 7m. 
Description Several pontoons reserved for visitors. Double-mooring. 
Draught <7m in the fishing harbour, <3m in the yachting harbour
Tides tables 
Anchorage Nice stopover. 
Services New technical area by the second basin (the farthest from the sea), with sailer, shipshandler, and a crane (about 10 t). 
Heavy svces 2 shipchandlers, one behind the Criée (Maritiem), the other between the 2 docks, on the left when going to the sea (Vrolijk). One sail loft (Vrolijk) 
the Place
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Victualling Good supermarket at 500m from the Yacht Club. 
Rental svces  
Various svces Lots of good restaurants of any style around the harbour (the yacht club restaurant did bankrupt and is closed).
Shipchandler to buy new charts. 
Setting   Tourism