Water fun at the Maasplassen in Limburg

If you are staying in a beautiful holiday home at Resort Boschmolenplas, situated at the Maasplassen, there is plenty to do. Did you know that the Maasplassen is the largest contiguous water sports area in the Netherlands? The area offers more than 30 km2 of water fun and is located in central Limburg, between several towns and villages. Beautiful Roermond comes to mind, but Maasbracht and Heel are also among the beautiful locations in the area. To make things easier for you, we have put together a list of the best things to do on the Maasplassen. Do not hesitate to ask for more information at the reception, we will be happy to help you.

#1. FunBeach Panheel

Situated on the banks of the Maasplassen in the village of Panheel, FunBeach Panheel is a popular destination for fun and relaxation. With a large beach, clear water and various activities such as swimming, water sports, beach volleyball and football, FunBeach has something for everyone! For those who want to relax, there are comfortable sun loungers and shaded areas to enjoy the surroundings. There are also several restaurants and a beach bar for refreshing drinks and delicious meals. FunBeach Panheel offers an unforgettable experience for the whole family, whether you are looking for action or tranquillity by the water.

Water fun guaranteed at Funbeach!

#2. Rederij de Corporaal

Rederij de Corporaal is the perfect choice for boat trips and events on the Maasplassen. With comfortable boats and an experienced crew, they offer a unique experience on the water. Whether you want to enjoy a relaxing cruise or celebrate a special occasion, Rederij de Corporaal offers several options. From stunning views on deck to spacious interiors, you will be pampered with excellent service and information about the area. With various packages and themed cruises such as brunch and dinner cruises, there is something for everyone. Step aboard the Rederij de Corporaal and let yourself be pampered while enjoying the beautiful surroundings and warm hospitality on the Maasplassen.

#3. A beautiful fishing holiday

Known for their unspoilt beauty, the Maasplassen offer a wide range of fishing opportunities. With more than 30 lakes spread over an area of around 3,000 hectares, there is always a perfect spot to cast your rod! For the complete fishing experience, book your accommodation at Resort Boschmolenplas - all you have to do after fishing is walk home and plop down on your sofa. Don't forget to ask for your fishing permit on arrival - we'll provide it for you.

#4. Sailing with a boat, yacht, sailing boat or sloop

Of course, the best way to see the beautiful surroundings of the Maasplassen is from the water. Fortunately, you can use your own boat, yacht, sailing boat or sloop to explore the wonderful area. You can easily launch your boat at the resort's marina, so you can sail directly from your holiday home and dock at the end of the day. If you do not have your own boat, you can rent one from Bootverhuur Boschmolenplas. These boats are easy to handle and you do not need a boat licence.

#5. Diving in the Maasplassen

The Maasplassen is a popular area for divers from all over the world. With an abundance of marine life, including freshwater fish, lobsters and water lilies, you will enjoy a completely different world and fantastic visibility of up to 12 metres. Not a certified diver or prefer to go with a group? Then visit one of the many dive schools in the area for training, equipment hire and guided diving excursions.


There they were! What we think are the most fun activities at the Maasplassen. Curious about what else you can do in the area? Take a look at our blog "The 10 best activities for children in the area of Midden-Limburg".

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Frequently asked questions about the Maasplassen:

What can you do on the Maasplassen?

There is so much to do on the Maasplassen! How about diving, sailing or fishing? You can even bring your own boat! Check out the best activities here.

Can I sail on the Maasplassen with my own boat?

Of course you can also enjoy the Maasplassen in your own boat! Our Boschmolenplas resort has its own marina. From here you can walk directly to your holiday home or sail on to the beautiful Maasplassen.

Where can I find more information about the Maasplassen?

Contact the reception at Resort Boschmolenplas! We are happy to answer any questions you may have about your stay at our resort or about all the activities in the area and on the Maasplassen.