Laze in a wicker beach chair all day, enjoy swimming in the sea or soak up fresh Baltic Sea air on an extended walk and learn about our unique natural beaches. That is what you get on a holiday to Hohwacht Bay.

the different beaches

Hohenfelde (Radeland, Malmsteg, Grünberg und Hubertsberg)
Hohenfelde beach

Type of beach: family beach, free beach area, dog beach
Length of beach: 4.5 km
Character of beach: natural sand, cliffs
Sporting activities: fishing, swimming, diving, riding, water skiing, kite surfing, rowing, paddling, surfing and nature excursions
Offers for children: kites allowed
Parking fee: free parking, no resort tax, parking spaces for handicapped, separate caravan places for a fee
Sanitary facilities: yes in Strandkrabbe, Hohenfelde
Lifeguards: no supervision of swimmers

Behrensdorf (from Leuchtturm to Lippe)
Behrensdorf natural beach

Behrensdorf natural beach
Type of beach: family beach, nudist beach, free access, dog beach (400 m)
Length of beach: 6 km
Character of beach:
natural sand
Sporting activities: swimming, surfing, pedalos, volleyball, diving
Offers for children: sand castles allowed
Parking spaces: yes (free)
Sanitary facilities: yes
Lifeguards: in sections

Hohwacht beaches
Hohwacht

Hohwacht
Type of beach: natural beach, free access
Length of beach: 2 km
Beach sections: natural beach
Special information on character of beach: natural sand, a lot of shingle in some places
Sporting activities: pedalo
Offers for children: kites allowed
Sanitary facilities:
Lifeguards: no

Neu Hohwacht
Type of beach: family beach, sandy beach, action and fun beach, free area, dog beach
Length of beach: 1.7 km
Character of beach: fine sand, breakwaters, cliffs
Promenade and pier: Hohwachter Flunder events platform
Beach sections: Beach entrances 1-9
Sporting activities: beach volleyball pitch, pedalo hire
Offers for children: events programme, pirate camp
Events for children: Käpt´n Krümmel, fossil workshop
Parking fee: € 2 .50 (with Baltic Sea card* € 1.25)
Sanitary facilities: toilet with handicapped WC, shower-house and beach showers
Info on hiring wicker beach chairs: € 8 per day, € 33 per week
Lifeguards: from 01.05. to 31.08.

Alt Hohwacht
Type of beach:
family beach, sandy beach, action and fun beach, dog beach
Length of beach: 1 km
Character of beach: fine sand, breakwaters, cliffs
Promenade and pier: pier, "Hohwachter Ausguck" viewing platform
Sporting activities: beach volleyball pitch, crazy golf, water-skiing, pedalo hire, sailing boat hire, surfing
Offers for children: playground near the beach
Parking fee: : € 2 .50 (with Baltic Sea card* € 1.25)
Sanitary facilities: 1 toilet with handicapped WC, 1x with showers and nappy-changing facility
Beach chair hire: € 8 per day, € 33 per week
Lifeguards: from 01.05. - 31.08.

Sehlendorf beach (Blekendorf)
Sehlendorf beach

Type of beach: family beach, sandy beach, action and fun beach, dog beach
Sea or lake
Length of beach: section liable for health resort tax: approx. 3 km
Beach information: cliffs at the end of the area liable for health resort tax
Special information on character of beach: fine sand and shallow descent in swimming area
Promenade and pier: paved and illuminated event area in front of all sales stands and restaurants
Beach sections: mooring berths for boats, dog beach, beach for swimming
Sporting activities: diving, beach volleyball pitch, riding, water-skiing, kite surfing, pedalo hire, sailing boat hire, surfing
Offers for children: kites allowed, playground near the beach
Events for children: daily programme for children from July to August - see events calendar
Services: internet access, free parking for all Baltic Sea cardholders, free information and print-outs of bus and rail connections
Lifeguards: the whole swimming section is monitored from one main watch and 3 towers

Lake Selent Moltröp/Selent
Lake Selent Moltröp/Selent

Type of beach: family beach, free beach area
Length of beach: approx. 50m
Character of beach: medium sand
Special information on character of beach: large sunning lawn
Sporting activities: surfing
Offers for children: playground near the beach
Services: snackbar planned as part of redesign

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