Vakantie Ossenisse
Vakantie Ossenisse

Ossenisse: an oasis of peace and historical charm

Ossenisse, a charming village located in the municipality of Hulst, is the perfect destination for those looking for tranquility. The village is surrounded by vast polders, green dikes and the waters of the Western Scheldt. It exudes a sense of timelessness, where ancient history merges with the quiet rhythms of village life.

Vakantie Ossenisse
Vakantie Ossenisse

Vacations in Ossenisse

Vacationing in Ossenisse offers a perfect combination of tranquility, nature and cultural discoveries. The village is surrounded by beautiful vast polders and is just a 20-minute drive from the historic town of Hulst, where you can enjoy impressive city walls, centuries-old churches and cozy squares. Moreover, Ossenisse is ideally located for day trips to other villages and towns, such as Terneuzen or even Antwerp, and to the coast with its beautiful beaches and dunes. At Hello Zeeland you can book the new, detached vacation homes at vacation park Knuitershoek in Ossenisse, giving you the perfect base to explore Zeeuws-Vlaanderen and Belgium and enjoy a relaxing stay.

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Activities in Ossenisse

For those who like to enjoy peace and nature, Ossenisse offers plenty of opportunities. Take a leisurely walk through the vast polders or explore the area by bicycle, being greeted by the beautiful Zeeland countryside along the way. For a refreshing experience, take a walk along the nearby Westerschelde beach, where you can enjoy the sound of the waves and the salty sea air. And don’t forget to stroll along the shoreline in search of the most beautiful shells, a relaxing activity that will delight both young and old.

Hulst: a vibrant city

Want to leave the tranquility of Ossenisse behind and trade it in for a bustling city? Then Hulst is the ideal day trip! With its pleasant shopping streets, lively markets and atmospheric terraces, this city offers a lively atmosphere and welcoming ambiance. In Hulst, there are plenty of delicious places to enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner. For a tasty breakfast or a cozy lunch, visit coffee bar De Beleving, which serves delicious sandwiches and artisan coffee. For a culinary dinner, visit pavilion ‘t Schor, restaurant Het Bonte Hert, Bistrot En Passant, De Korenbeurs and more cozy, tasty restaurants.

In addition to culinary delights, Hulst offers other activities for a day of fun! Explore Hulst’s impressive city walls and fortifications, which bear witness to centuries of history. Or visit the imposing St. Willibrordus Basilica, a masterpiece of Gothic architecture.

Moreover, Hulst also has a variety of great stores where you can browse around. For example, visit Bookstore Remortel for a wide selection of books and gift items, or stop by Elle Maakt Je Blij! for trendy clothing and accessories. For jewelry lovers, Goldsmith Shop Kirsten Noens offers beautiful handmade jewelry, while The Paint Mill Interior Studio offers an array of interior items and decorations to beautify your home.

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Drowned Land of Saeftinghe

20 km from Ossenisse is the Drowned Land of Saeftinghe, a true paradise for nature lovers and adventurers. From your cottage in Ossenisse you can easily visit this unique nature reserve, where vast mudflats, salt marshes and channels stretch to the horizon. Explore this extraordinary landscape with an experienced guide, who can tell you all about the rich flora and fauna and the fascinating history of this area. After an exhilarating excursion through the mud flats and muddy paths, you can relax and chat at the cozy café Het Verdronken Land. In short, a visit to the Drowned Land of Saeftinghe is an unforgettable experience not to be missed during your stay in Ossenisse.

Vakantie Ossenisse
Vakantie Ossenisse

Renting a cottage in Ossenisse

Ready to enjoy a relaxing stay in Ossenisse? Then consider renting a vacation home at the brand new vacation park Knuitershoek! This park offers contemporary and comfortable homes in a beautiful rural setting. Here you will enjoy modern amenities, such as a fully equipped kitchen, spacious living room, private terrace and sometimes even a wonderful sauna. Book your favorite vacation home at vacation park Knuitershoek now!

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