Along the 'Badweg', which runs through the village of Schiermonnikoog towards the beach, one can find Hotel Duinzicht in the middle of the dunes. This hospitable hotel is a popular accommodation for guests that love a good atmosphere and excellent food. Within walking distance one can discover the widest beach in Europe, which lends itself perfectly for a long walk. The village of Schiermonnikoog dates from 1760. Besides characteristic houses it offers nice restaurants and several bars. The souterrain of the hotel houses a sauna and a solarium in the relaxing area 'De Koele'. These facilities can be used at an additional charge; a visit can be reserved at the bar. Across from the hotel there are tennis courts and a heated outdoor pool. Hotel guests can take a plunge in the pool for free, between (approximately) May and September. A children's play area can be found next to the outside terrace of the hotel. All hotel rooms offers a bathroom with a shower and a toilet. Furthermore the rooms are equipped with a television, a telephone and wireless Internet.
Hotel De4dames is located between the church and the 'white lighthouse,' in the island's only village. Schiermonnikoog is the smallest community in The Netherlands, as well as the northernmost. It has a wonderful natural scenery and is an excellent place simply to enjoy the passage of time.