Camping De Shelter

Boodtlaan 43
1796 BD De Koog – Texel

On Texel, follow the signs for De Koog. Once you are in the village, follow the road veering to the right. This takes you onto Nikadel. Turn left past the Jumbo supermarket. Turn right at the Boodtlaan junction. After a couple of hundred metres you will see the football pitch of SV De Koog with drive on your left. Turn into this drive and register at the main reception desk of De Shelter 

Plan your route with Google Maps.

Your pitch number is indicated on the confirmation. You can view the map of Camping de Shelter here.

Boat trip to Texel

The crossing takes about 20 minutes. It is neither possible nor necessary to reserve a place.

The (TESO) ferry runs every hour from 6:30 to 21:30 incl. from Den Helder. On Sundays and public holidays, the service starts one or two hours later, depending on the season. There is no advance booking.
On busy days, an extra ferry is in service to avoid or reduce waiting times. In this case, a ferry will sail from Den Helder to Texel and from Texel to Den Helder every half hour. 

For up-to-date information about prices, waiting times and extra crossings, go to


Parking and public transport on Texel

Throughout Texel, including the beaches, paid parking is applicable. You can pay per hour on the spot, but you can also easily buy a Texel E-vignet in advance. An interesting alternative for a longer stay on the island! For a week, for example, you pay € 20,-. Here you will find more information and you can purchase a Texel E-vignet.

With Texelhopper, you can travel to and from an impressive 130 pick-up points spread across the whole island. You will be travelling on the regular bus service (route 28) or by minibuses that run on a booking basis. Here you will find more information about public transport on Texel.

Do you have any questions?

On My Holiday you will find all your travel and payment details. Do you have any questions or comments before, during or after your stay? Please feel free to contact us at 0222-390112, via WhatsApp at 06-13491966 (9 a.m. - 8 p.m.) or via e-mail stating your reservation number. We will be happy to help you!