Holiday home: Bork Havn

Holiday home: Bork Havn, Ringkøbing Fjord, Central North Sea, Denmark

Guest ratings

Based on 18 ratings4,6 out of 5,0
Recommendable4.6
Value for money4.0
The holiday home's decor and equipment4.3
Most popular among
Couple's stay5.0
Family/Friends without children4.6
Family/Friends with children4.5
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Danny Andersen - Albertslund  (Familieferie med større børn, July 2020)
Recommendations for future guests
“Det er måske en idé at informere om, at der er stejle trapper. Bork vikinge havn er helt klart et besøg værd, men de manglede også et stort skilt, hvor der står info omk. aktiviteter og hvad det indebærer.”
Hans - Ribe  (Familieferie med større børn, January 2018)
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“Det var en god køkken alrum det eneste minus var de 2 værelser med køjesenge”
Martin - Bogense  (Familieferie med større børn, February 2017)
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“sengene / beliggenhed / køkken/alrum”
Ulli - Göttingen  (Urlaub mit größeren Kindern, October 2019)
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“Tolle Ausstattung, sehr geschmackvoll”
Recommendations for future guests
“Tolle Lage direkt am Wasser !”
Christiane - Deutschland  (Urlaub mit größeren Kindern, August 2019)
Recommendations for future guests
“Escape Room sehr zu empfehlen”
Iring - 73230  (Urlaub mit Freunden, September 2018)
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“Die nâhe zum Wasser,Ausstattung,Größe!”
Iring - 73230  (Urlaub mit Freunden, June 2018)
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“Die nâhe zum Wasser,die Aussicht das Haus ist sehr schön!”
Iring Drescher - 73230  (Urlaub mit Freunden, September 2017)
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“Ausstattung, die Nähe zum Wasser,Aussicht!”
Iring - 73230 Kirchheim  (Urlaub mit Freunden, June 2017)
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“Die Nähe zum Wasser,Größe, Einrichtung,Aussicht von oben und unten!”
Recommendations for future guests
“Es gibt im Ort sehr gutes Informationsmaterial!”
Anke - Deutschland  (Urlaub mit größeren Kindern, October 2016)
Recommendations for future guests
“Personenfähren bei Skjern”
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“Zusätzliche Duschmöglichkeit in der Waschküche, ideal nach dem Surfen.”
Frank - Köln  (Urlaub mit Freunden, October 2016)
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“die Küchenausstattung und der Zugang vom Garten und die Tatsache daß es keinen Whirlpool gibt”
Iring - 73230 Kirchheim  (Urlaub mit Freunden, September 2016)
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“Das Ferienhaus hat eine gute Lage, ist groß und gut eingerichtet! Für Windsurfer genau das richtige!”
Nils - Hamburg  (Familienurlaub mit Kindern, August 2016)
How do you like the holiday home's location?
“Es war alles wie erwartet...”
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“Es war sehr gepflegt.”
Shenja - Hamburg  (Familienurlaub mit Kindern, August 2016)
How do you like the holiday home's location?
“Lage ist optimal für Wassersportler. Das ist der Hauptgrund für die Buchung.”
Christin - Bremen  (Familienurlaub mit Kindern, August 2015)
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“Das Haus war super eingerichtet und ausgestattet. Toll war der kurze Weg zum Wasser”
How do you like the holiday home's location?
“Wir waren sehr zufrieden”
Renate - Düsseldorf  (Urlaub zu zweit, June 2015)
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“Der ausblick aus dem 1. Stock, der separate Raum mit Dusche und es sah alles frisch renoviert aus”
How do you like the holiday home's location?
“Ja, wir waren sehr zufrieden”
Robin - Trollhättan  (Parsemester, July 2015)
What did you especially like about the holiday house?
“Dubbla duschar så toaletten är inte upptagen. Utsikten över fjorden. Närhet till affären, restauranger, promenadsvägar, kajen etc. Ljus inredning i kombination med stora fönster mot fjorden. Bra golvvärme.”
How do you like the holiday home's location?
“Stugans läge är bra placerat med hänsyn till närhet till stranden, affär etc. Behöver inte bilen alls i orten.”

Holiday home facilities

6
3
93m²
yes
no
Incl.
50 m
 
View over water (sea or lake)
 
Energy-saving initiatives (geothermal heat, solar energy and heat pump)
 
Woodburn. stove
 
German TV: ARD, ZDF.
 
Danish TV: DR1 and TV2.
 
1 bathroom
 
Washing machine
 
Dishwasher
 
Built 1977, renovated in 2015
 
200 m to restaurant
 
200 m to grocer's
 
50 m to coast
House no. 83153
House Category: ★★★★
Coast/lake 50 mGuest ratings

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House description

AAlcove
ALBalcony
BBathroom
EEntrance hall
KKitchen
OLiving room
SPDining room
TETerrace
VRoom
1First floor
1 living room: 21 m², wood-burning stove, stereo set with CD player, DVD player, free wireless internet, TV, satellite dish
3 bedroom: 1 double bed, 2 bunk beds, 2 bunk beds
1 alcove in living room:
kitchen area: Electric cooker, fridge-freezer, freezer 1 - 59 l., microwave oven, cooker hood, coffee maker, dish washer
Bath/WC: Washing machine, WC, wash basin, shower cubicle, underfloor heating
activities: Game console
and: Electric heating, air-to-air heat pump, garden grill, natural plot 475 m², view over water, non-smoking house

About the holiday home

Holiday cottage in 2 floors with terrace located in the 1st row approx. 50 metres from Ringkøbing Fjord. You have ocean views from both the living room with dining area both from particularly 1st floor you have panoramic views of the fjord. On a clear day you you can see both the fjord and the dunes at the North Sea. Practically furnished with good dining area and renovated in 2015 making it 93 m² and very bright. Tiled flooring with underfloor heating. There is a large flat screen in Full HD quality. There are PlayStation2 and sandpit. There is an extra shower in the corridor. Outdoor facet. 50 m² terrace around the house. The balcony has table and chairs for 4 persons as well as a grill. No letting to youth groups.

About the area

About Ringkøbing Fjord

Spend your holiday near Ringkøbing Fjord.

The Ringkøbing Fjord area, on the east side of the fjord, is a region that is characterised by its many holiday homes: from Bork Havn in the south, Hemmet Strand and Skaven in the centre, to Stauning in the north. It is situated in what is known as the "Nature's Kingdom", in what is Denmark's largest municipality. With its 300 sq. km., at 30 km. long and 8 km. wide, Ringkøbing Fjord is the largest of the inland West Jutland fjords. It is shielded from the North Sea by the narrow, long spit - Holmsland Klit - and connects to the North Sea at Hvide Sande via a lock.

Stay in a holiday home near scenic Ringkøbing Fjord

A visit to Skjern Ådal with its bird observation tower, picnic area and footpaths is a must. Ringkøbing Fjord is an incredibly beautiful, unspoiled area, surrounded by large expanses of salt marshes. The fjord has been to important to fishermen who have benefitted from the rich fjord's rich animal and bird life down through the years. Today, Ringkøbing Fjord contains some of Denmark's most important areas for birds, which is why large parts of the area are protected (the Tipperne Reserve). Værnegene and the Tipperne Reserve provide resting/foraging areas for large numbers of waders and migratory birds.

The area is a "refuge" for animal and bird life, and restrictions are, therefore, imposed on us humans, both in terms of our means of transport and visiting times. Here, just for once, things are run on the animals' / birds' terms. Efforts are being made to to preserve the area in a hectic world where everything is constantly changing.

Attractions and sights to visit along Ringkøbing Fjord

  • Near Skjern Reberbaner, you can watch the rope maker making ropes for ships, church bells and horse-drawn carriages.
  • Stauning Whisky is famous at home and abroad for their single malt whiskey production.
  • Bundsbæk Mill is an old, beautifully restored watermill.
  • Bork Vikinghavn is idyllically situated by the river that flows into Ringkøbing Fjord. Houses and ships are built as they were in the Viking Age. Here, you can meet craftsmen and housewives going about their daily chores. Various meetings are also held here.
  • Bork Havn Surf Center is Denmark's best surfing school and also has a host of facilities for lots of cool watersport activities.
  • Dejbjerg Golf Club in Skjern has an 18-hole course, as well as a shorter 6- hole Pay & Play course.
  • At Ringkøbing Museum, you can read all about the reconstructed German bunker, "Kryle" that can now be visited at the museum after having been forgotten for 60 years. Ready to explore.... The town of Ringkøbing is one of the oldest and best-preserved shopping towns in Denmark. In addition to its pleasant streets and many charms, there are plenty of good places to shop and a wide variety of cultural experiences to enjoy, especially in the summer.
  • The Bork Festival is held in week 31. This proud tradition started in 1979 when it featured modern, popular music to sing along to. Book your rental house early if you want to join in. Second-hand market in the Luggage Hall in Bork Havn, every Sunday morning in May and August.

Stay in a holiday home near scenic Ringkøbing Fjord

DanCenter holiday home rentals has a large selection of holiday homes near Ringkøbing Fjord. In Bork Havn, Skaven and Stauning, the authentic harbour environments have been preserved and the focus is very much on the maritime atmosphere. Discover the harbour in Bork, where commercial fishermen tie up at the quayside and sell freshly caught flounder and plaice. The present meets the past here at the harbour on each era's terms. At the drying area, the nets and traps are dried by the fresh air. The harbour's history is conveyed interestingly through posters and old fishing gear displayed in the newly built fishing lodge on the quay. A holiday here should include a visit to the port of Bork. Hemmet Strand, a holiday home area, in a beautiful location right beside Hemmet Beach. Many of the holiday homes here are situated in a hilly, wooded area with paths leading to the lovely beach. At Skaven, you can watch the ferries cross Skjern Å (Creek) and, at Stauning, you can visit the Danish Aircraft Museum.

Physical activities - Ringkøbing Fjord

Along the west side of the fjord, lie some of Denmark's best beaches. Here, you can enjoy a day out by the North Sea to the full. South of Ringkøbing Fjord is Blåbjerg Dune Plantation, where you'll find Denmark's highest dune at 64 metres. The plantation is a mix of woodland and heathland, and is the obvious choice of you're looking for a place to hike or enjoy a bike ride, particularly on a mountain bike, which is recommended. Incidentally, there are bike paths/cycle routes to and around the fjord (105 km.). Nearby: Nebel Rail Bikes. Try your hand at riding a rail bikes on the abandoned railroad.

About Vestjylland

The west coast of Jutland is characterized by the North Sea

- or Vesterhavet, as the Danes call it. The skies are wide and open in this part of Denmark, there's plenty of salt water spray, beaches that go on and on, and impressive scenery. The Limfjord countryside to the north is gentler, hilly and lush with small sounds, inlets and broads.

Sheltered behind the dunes of the west coast, there are huge plantations, and on the central Jutland moors, wide open meadows of heather. Skallingen, north of Esbjerg, is where the Wadden Sea begins with its characteristic tides and flat marshlands.

Along most of the west coast, there are long, wide beaches with fine white sand and large expanses of dunes. The sea here can be violent. In the Limfjord, the water is calmer and this is where you'll find many child-friendly beaches.

The destinations around Ringkøbing Fjord

- to name just a few. Bork Havn , Hvide Sande and Søndervig - the unique area where the fjord meets the sea. Holmsland Klit is the long, narrow sand spit that shields Ringkøbing Fjord from the North Sea. Holmsland Klit is about 40 km long and 1-2 km wide. High dunes, beds of heather and lush meadows characterise this unique area between the North Sea and Ringkøbing Fjord. A little further to the north are large, unspoiled areas in tranquil surroundings near the dunes and forests, the type of scenery that Vedersø and Husby are known for. From the 40 meter high cliff at Bovbjerg, there is a fantastic view of the sea and the countryside.

Denmark's westernmost point

Blåvandshuk is westernmost point. From here, you can see Horns Rev Offshore Wind Farm - one of the world's largest wind turbine parks. Blåvand Lighthouse is one of several dotted along the the west coast. In the area around the lighthouse, there are 50 bunkers, which are the remains of a fortification from World War II. What's more, not only here, but also all along the west coast, you can see the remains of bunkers.

Denmark's largest expanse of dunes

The large expanses of dune along the west coast are the largest in Denmark and the sea views here are endless. The inland plantations offer many opportunities to enjoy nature to the full; in Klosterhede Plantation south of Lemvig, you may spot a beaver, and in the plantations at Blåbjerg and Oksbøl, you'll find Denmark's largest population of wild game.

The narrow, spit at Holmsland Klit not only has long beaches, it is also a beautiful, protected nature reserve. Near Skjern Å (or Creek) and in the unique surroundings nearby, you may be lucky enough to run into an otter or even catch a salmon in the creek.

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