Quality marks

Noordwijk has a stunning 13-kilometre sandy beach. Noordwijk beach has been awarded the following quality marks:

Blue Flag

A major international environmental award for safe, clean beaches. The Blue Flag has been flying in Noordwijk for twenty-five years. It is the symbol for clean swimming water and a well-maintained beach with good, safe facilities and amenities for everyone. Every year, Noordwijk works hard to retain this highly sought-after quality mark.


European label for people- and eco-friendly tourism and recreation. Noordwijk has been awarded the QualityCoast label a few years now. This is the first quality mark to focus on a coastal town as a whole. For this quality mark, Noordwijk was rated excellent in terms of nature and environment.

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