Rent holiday cottage in Liseleje
Holiday cottages in Liseleje, Sealand, Denmark!
The charming holiday resort Liseleje is situated on the northern coast of Sealand, right by the lovely bay 'Hesselø Bugt'. The holiday town Liseleje has it all and fulfils all expectations. Here you will find a long, sandy beach, the attractive golf course of the club 'Asserbo Golfklub' and Denmark's largest lake 'Arresø' - just to mention a few advantages. In Liseleje you will find a number of cosy shops, inviting ice cream cafés and more good restaurants. If you wish to visit a larger town, Frederiksværk is situated only 8 km from Liseleje and offers good leisure activities for tourists.
BeachIn Liseleje you will find a lovely, sandy beach with high dunes at the back. The beach is suitable for children, as the water is shallow by the edge. It has the Blue Flag and during the school holidays, a lifeguard keeps an eye out for the bathers. Surfers will also find good conditions by this beach.
The seaside town Tisvildeleje (8 km) is also recommendable. Here you will find kilometres of white and sandy beach. This beach is also suitable for children and has been awarded with the Blue Flag.
The beach of Rågeleje (18 km) is a long and lovely bathing beach with fine sand and small stones. This sheltered beach has the Blue Flag and also here, a lifeguard keeps an eye out for the bathers during the school holidays. The beach is situated along the esplanade and the road 'Strandvejen', and as it is facing north-west, it lies relatively unsheltered towards the Kattegat, for which reason wind and kite surfers will find good conditions here.
NatureWith its 40 square kilometres the lake Arresø is the largest lake in Denmark. Here you will find good opportunities for walks and bicycle rides along the lake. The route around the lake is 50 km long. It is also possible to go on a cosy sail on the lake (4 km).
The hills 'Tibirke Bakker' are a lovely and preserved nature area with heathery hills. From a viewpoint in the area you can enjoy the great view of the lake Arresø, the forest Gribskov and a bite of the inlet 'Roskilde Fjord' (10 km).
The forest 'Gribskov' is with its 5,000 hectares one of Denmark's largest forests. Here you will find a number of marked walking and bicycle routes as well as more scenic and historic places. By Gribskov you will also find the lake 'Esrum Sø', which is scenically surrounded by an untouched landscape with forests and meadows. Here you can swim, sail and observed birds in the bird sanctuary (16 km).
ActivitiesNumerous events are arranged in Liseleje during the summer. Look forward to a kite festival, market days and Midsummer night with torchlight procession and a large fire on the beach.
Anglers will find good opportunities for coastal fishing all along the coast of North Sealand.
North Sealand also offers a number of golf courses - including one in Asserbo. 'Asserbo Golfklub' (3 km) is the oldest and one of the best golf courses in Denmark. It is situated in a lovely nature area by the hill 'Arrenakke Bakke'. The course offers challenges for both beginners and experienced golf players.
By Rågeleje (18 km) you will find the area 'Heatherhill'. The steep slopes and the favourable wind conditions of the area makes 'Heatherhill' an ideal place for paragliders. The wind also creates good conditions for windsurfers.
Worth a visitVisit the castle ruin 'Asserbo Slotsruin'. The castle was build by monks in the 12th. century. The castle was buried in sand and dug out by the king Frederik VII in the year 1849 (3 km).
Helsinge is an active and cosy commercial town with many sights, museums, a pedestrian street, fountains, shops and restaurants (12 km).
Visit the old fishing town Gilleleje with the old quarter, the small fishing houses and the cosy, evocative harbour (26 km).
At the museum 'Rudolf Tegners Museum' by Dronningmølle the plaster and marble sculptures of the sculptor Tegner are exhibited (30 km).
Excursion spotsIn North Sealand you will find more interesting castles. The castle 'Frederiksborg Slot' is with its towers and spires almost like something out of a fairy-tale (22 km). The castle 'Fredensborg Slot' is the summer residence of the Queen Margrethe (30 km). The castle 'Kronborg Slot' is situated in Helsingør, by the 'gate' of the Sound 'Øresund', (40 km).
The museum of Karen Blixen at the estate 'Rungstedlund' has been established with galleries, exhibitions, the private living rooms of Karen Blixen, a slide department, a library and a café (41 km).
Louisiana in Humlebæk is a museum for modern art. The unique museum buildings and the beautiful old park create interesting settings for the art (42 km).
Visit the capital Copenhagen with the vivid culture life, museums, music, theatres, galleries, the pedestrian street 'Strøget' and innumerable sights (60 km).
Sol og Strand 2015
Author: Ann Winter