Are you coming to Langweer?

Discover this water sports village!

Are you coming to Langweer?


Langweer is a village in the municipality The Frisian Lakes and is greatly known for water sports. Are you coming along?

The Town

Langweer is located in the municipality of The Frisian Lakes at the edge of a lake called the Langweerderwielen. The village inhabites approximately 1.000 people, but many tourists come to Langweer every year. In the old days, the village was only accessible by water, but now there is the Brédyk direction St. Nicolaasga. In summer, the place is flooded with tourists, but in the winter it is relatively quiet

Things to see in Langweer

In Langweer you will find several points of interest that display the rich history of the town. You will find the stins (stone house) Osinga State, the old town hall. The church in Langweer is worth visiting. Want to do some sightseeing outside of Langweer? Visit Joure and Sneek which are both nearby. Among other things worth seeing you will find the Frisian Maritime Museum here.

Activities in Langweer

When visiting Langweer you can hardly go around watersports! You will find several sailing schools and lots of water. In and around Langweer it is great sailing or boating. Enjoy the beautiful Langweerderwielen and discover Langweer from the water. A boat rental is possible and often you do not even need a license.

Spending the night in Langweer

In Langweer there are many ways to stay overnight. You can come with your own boat, because there are plenty of places to dock. You don’t come by boat? You can spend the night at one of the campsites or holiday parks in the area. You spend the night in the middle of nature! Would you rather come over for one night? Then it is easy to stay at one of the B&B’s or in a hotel. There is a solution for everyone when it comes to spending the night somewhere.

Events in Langweer

The magnificent SKS Skûtsjesilen comes to Langweer every year. From this location you can nicely enjoy the exciting races, while experiencing the atmosphere from a terrace. Beach parties are often organized in Langweer and everyone is welcome of course! Who doesn’t like to enjoy music and drinks while sitting on the beach?

Culinary Langweer

Are you staying in Langweer for a longer time or docking your boat at this location? Discover the nice restaurants that you can find in this place. Enjoy the Frisian dishes that are prepared for you in a delicious way. Dine at the water side and watch the boats sail on the lake.

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