Fun Christmas break

Christmas holidays 2021 on Texel

In December, the whole island is transformed into a Christmas wonderland. The days grow shorter and there are Christmas lights and candles everywhere. Time for good food, gifts but above all … each other! Below are just some of the many fun activities on offer on Texel during the Christmas holidays 2021. Perfect for a break at or around Christmas and New Year’s Eve!

Christmas holidays Texel style

At the end of the year, there is nothing nicer than escaping the everyday grind. And what better way to unwind than spending a few days on Texel! How about: 

  • Blow away the cobwebs on the beach. Your dog can come along with you and can walk freely in many places.
  • Beachcombing and transform your finds into lovely (christmas) creations at your accommodation.
  • Ordering a complete gourmet package and enjoy a cozy evening of dining.
  • Enjoying beautiful winter walks or cycling routes in nature.
  • Taking a picture with the Christmas tree and I Love Texel.
  • Taking part in the fun activities organised by the recreation team: Christmas arts & crafts, baking biscuits, dance fun, Chinese lantern procession, winter games and so much more!*

*These activities are available at Holiday Park De Krim. Attention: in connection with Covid-19 there are measures in place.

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Holiday home with Sauna

After a long winter walk you can enjoy the sauna even more. Book a chalet with sauna at Camping Loodsmansduin, a luxurious villa with sauna at Bungalowpark 't Hoogelandt or at Villapark De Koog, a chalet/holiday home with sauna at Holiday Park De Krim or an appartment at the Residentie Californië.

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Budget-friendly camping

At Campsite De Krim, you can also book a pitch in the winter. The heated toilet blocks are pleasant even in winter and with 10 ampere electricity on your pitch, you can also use your heater in the caravan carefree.

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Eating out during the festive season 

Christmas time is all about lingering at the dining table and extra delicious food. Want to really enjoy your time together and not be stuck in the kitchen for hours? During the Christmas holidays, you can indulge your taste buds at the restaurants of Holiday Park De Krim. From cosy Christmas breakfast to extensive 4-course dinner and delicious live-cooking buffet. Perhaps you prefer having a fondue Bourguignonne? No problem, just order a complete fondue Bourguignonne pack. 

Top Texel tips for the Christmas holidays

During the Christmas vacations various fun Christmas activities are organized. You will find these below.

Winter fair

Winter fair

De Cocksdorp
30-12-2021 - 31-12-2021

All kinds of fun stalls at the winter fair in the Events Hall!

Good food in the Christmas holiday

Good food in the Christmas holiday

The restaurants at Holiday park De Krim also offer culinary delights during the Christmas holiday. From the atmospheric Christmas breakfast to the elaborate 4-course dinner and pancake buffet.

Family Bingo

Family Bingo

De Cocksdorp
26-12-2021 - 08-01-2022

Family bingo at Holiday Park De Krim! Sunday 26 December, Sunday 2 January, Tuesday 4 January and Saturday 8 January.

Oliebollen stall

Oliebollen stall

Park square
27-12-2021 - 01-01-2022

Pick up delicious oliebollen on the square! Pick up possible between 12:00 and 18:00



De Cocksdorp

 Enjoy the cosiness of bowling, never mind the weather: it’s always fun at the bowling alley! 

Shirma Rouse

Shirma Rouse

De Cocksdorp

Exit the year swinging at Shirma's Christmas Gospel Session! 

Christmas market Oosterend

Christmas market Oosterend


 Stroll along the stalls at the Christmas market in Oosterend! 

Miniature Golf

Miniature Golf

De Cocksdorp

Come and play miniature golfin the theme of glow in the dark and underwater world!

Frequently asked questions Christmas holidays

You can enjoy many activities on Texel during Christmas. Take a beautiful winter walk or bike ride through various nature reserves. Wander on the beach or roam through various Christmas markets over the entire island and get into a true Christmas spirit! View all activities available during the Christmas holidays. 

During the Christmas holidays, you can go camping at Holiday Park De Krim and Camping De Krim. At Camping Loodsmansduin, you can hire a camper van pitch. Simply book your pitch online.

If you want to relax and enjoy the holidays without spending hours in the kitchen, you can enjoy the culinary delights in the restaurants of Holiday Park De Krim during the Christmas holidays. Start the day with a delightful Christmas breakfast and/or enjoy an extensive four course dinner or delicious live cooking buffet in the evening. If you would prefer a raclette, then simply order a complete raclette package.

If you want to bring your dog(s) during the Christmas holidays, you can indicate this under travel party when deciding which accommodation or pitch to opt for. A filter will be applied and the options shown will be the ones where your dog is welcome. The additional costs are listed on your bookings overview while making the booking.

Pets welcome: 

  • Holiday Park De Krim (except for hotel chalets)
  • Hotel Molenbos (maximum 1 pet per room)
  • Villapark De Koog
  • Bungalow Park 't Hoogelandt 
  • Campsite Kogerstrand (except for hiker’s cabins)
  • Campsite Loodsmansduin (except for hiker’s cabins) 
  • Campsite De Shelter

Strictly no pets: 

  • Holiday Park De Krim: Hotel chalets
  • Residentie Californië: Apartments
  • Campsite Kogerstrand: Hiker’s cabins
  • Campsite Loodsmansduin: Hiker’s cabins 

Book your Christmas holiday on Texel

Christmas is the time of year when time for each other prevails. And what could be more fun than to celebrate this party together on Texel? Book a cozy chalet, a comfortable hotel room or a luxurious family villa. It's time to make memories.

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Update: December 8, 2020 12:00