Would you like to
Would you like to
rent a boat during your stay?

Captain's Bikes & Boats

Captain's Bikes & Boats

Whether you are looking for a relaxing holiday or a more active experience, just the two of you or together with children, Beach Resort Makkum is sure to offer enjoyable activities for all. In order to get the most out of our water- and nature surroundings, it is definitely worth renting a bicycle and/or a rowing boat during your stay.

Captain's Bikes & Boats

Captain's Bikes & Boats is the main rental centre of Beach Resort Makkum. Here guests can rent everything from electric boats, waterbikes, and kayaks, to (electric) bicycles, wooden carts and skelters. Beach necessities and toys are also available.


Opening hours

1 april - 1 juli:            9.00 - 17.00
1 juli - 1 sept: 9.00 - 20.00 
1 sept - 1 nov: 9.00 - 17.00 (Closed on Sunday)
1 nov. - 1 april: Closed (You can rent bikes at our reception)  




Captain's Bikes & Boats:

  • Electric boats, waterbikes and kayaks
  • Bicycles and E-bikes (electric bicycles)
  • Skelters
  • Life Jackets

*Unfortunately, it is not possible to enter the IJsselmeer waters with our electric boats. 


Sloops and fishing boats

If you would like to explore more of Friesland by boat, we recommend renting a fishing/motorboat or a "sloop". All of the above can be rented at 'Zuidwaard Watersport', its office is conveniently located next to the Captain's Bikes & Boats rental centre.