Sjelborg is scenically situated by the calm water of the bay Ho Bugt, 13 km from Esbjerg and 25 km from the North Sea.
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A stay in a holiday home in Sjelborg offers possibilities for a very varied holiday, as Sjelborg is situated in a fabulous nature area, very close to the harbour town Esbjerg. It is possible to bye groceries in Hjerting, 3 km from Sjelborg.
In Blaavand, about 25 km from Sjelborg, you will find an abundance of leisure activities - 24 hours a day - as well as good shopping possibilities and many restaurants.
Sjelborg is situated close to a calm beach in the bay Ho Bugt. The beach is suitable for children as the water is shallow. If you wish to experience the fabulous wide and white sandy beached of the North Sea, the distance to both the beach of Skallingen and the beach of Blåvand is no more than 25 km.
Skallingen has a lovely white and sandy beach. A walk from the parking grounds leads you through a scenic area to the beach. Further out you will reach the end of Skallingen, Skalling Ende, and from here you have a view of the island Fano and the town Esbjerg.
Blaavand is surrounded by a wide and white sandy beach as far as the eye can see. You are not allowed to bring your car to the beach. The beach is a paradise for everyone, who loves water, beach, sun, wind and water sport.
The nature around the bay Ho Bugt is very versatile. The area has open plains with area of meadow and forest areas with state forest. The dune plantation Ho Klitplantage, between Ho and Blaavand, is a large preserved dune and moor landscape with marked paths and viewpoints, from which you can experience a magnificent view of the dune landscape and the peninsular Skallingen, which is preserved and appointed as a scientific area. Here you can walk all the way out to the tip and experience the seals as the gambol in the deep tide stream and channels. The bird life and vegetation of the area are quite unique. Many migratory birds use Skallingen as a resting and eating area, and they can be observed from the observation posts on the spot.
The plantations behind Blaavand are inhabited by the country''s larges stock of red deer.
The area offers good nature experiences, walks along the coast of the bay Ho Bugt, bicycle trips to e.g. Skallingen, sails on the bay with the small island Langli and the rich bird life.
Anglers have good possibilities for a haul along the coast or in one the Put & Take fishponds of the area. Try e.g. the lakes Ho Fiskeso and Broeng Fiskepark.
In Ho you will find a first class 18-hole golf course. Furthermore, golf courses in e.g. Esbjerg, Blaavand and Varde are available. In the holiday centre Ho Feriecenter you can try out the bowling alleys.
Visit the town Esbjerg and experience e.g. the art museum, the famous sculpture by the sea Mennesket ved Havet, the galleries, the many interesting shops and the good restaurants (13 km).
At the fishery and shipping museum in Esbjerg Fiskeri- og Sofartsmuseet you can experience the colourful fish and dangerous sharks in the large aquariums. In the harbour of Esbjerg you can go on a cosy harbour excursion.
Impressive historic handicraft can be experienced at the amber museum Ravmuseet and the regional museum Blavandshuk Egnsmuseum in Oksbol. The church Aal Kirke in Oksbol from the 12th. century is famous for its many frescos. A German refugees cemetery is situated right outside (13 km).
From the harbour of Esbjerg you can go on a daytrip to the charming island Fano. Here you can experience scenic nature, old town environments and a lovely bathing beach. If you are interested in birds, you can visit the recreated lake Filso behind the holiday area Henne Strand or the bird sanctuary Tipperne in the bottom of Ringkobing Fjord. Another possibility is to take an excursion inland to the family-friendly attractions LEGOLAND® and GIVSKUD ZOO.
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Beds: 4 • Bedrooms: 2 Pets allowed: 1 • 25 m to water Reg. no.: 27-2007
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