Hestehovedet Beach

Very child friendly beach with shallow waters and and the second longest bathing jetty in Denmark. The beach is situated in a beautiful recreational area out on Nakskov Fjord and close to the market town of Nakskov.

Restaurant Fjorden, Nakskov Fjord Camping and Hestehoved Marina offer numerous possibilities for leisure activities including beach volleyball and crazy golf.  The shallow waters along the sandy beach afford safe bathing for families with small children and the spectacular 190 metre long bathing jetty ensures that you can also come to the deeper water. 

The area where the beach is situated is a Natura 2000 protected area due to the diverse birdlife around Nakskov Fjord. You should therefore take due consideration to nature when using the beach. Dogs should be kept on a leash from 1st of April to 30th September. 

”Nakskov Fjord days” the first weekend in september: a wealth of exciting activities in and around Nakskov Fjord.

Tour of Nakskov Fjord onboard the Mail boat, meeting point: Nakskov Harbour.

During the bathing season, the beach is cleaned every third week by the Nakskov Idrætsmærkeforening (sports association).   

There is handicapped access, a bathing jetty, and tables with benches at the location as well as car parking at the camping site, where you will also find a kiosk and toilets. More information here.