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8 things to do in Hornbæk

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Whether you're into exploring the coastal nature from land or from the water, indulging in scrumptious foods or love getting cultural in far-flung museums in a unique setting, Hornbæk is the spot to do it all.

But above all, life here revolves around the beach and the relaxed vibe that it brings. Grab a surfboard, ride your bike or stroll the beach in the sunset. Here's a list of what to get on with, while you're there.

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Hotel Hornbækhus
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Hotel Hornbækhus

Hotel Hornbækhus lies in the picturesque harbor town of Hornbæk on the northern coast of Zealand, close to nature and beautiful white beaches.

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Hotel Villa Strand
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Hotel Villa Strand

The little beachfront sister of Hotel Hornbækhus, this is a beautiful fifteen-room villa with direct access to Hornbæk beach. 

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The Fish Shop in Hornbæk
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The Fish Shop in Hornbæk

Welcome to Fiskehuset Hornbæk – the fish shop on the harbor

We offer a large selection of fresh seafood and freshly smoked fish from our own smokehouse, as well as delicacies and a variety of homemade ...

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Hornbæk beach
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Hornbæk beach

Hornbæk is one of the North Coast's most popular seaside resorts, mainly due to its kilometre-long white sandy beach.

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Rudolph Tegner's Museum & Statue Park - Marble and bronze in heather-covered hills

Walk in heather-covered hills between statues of powerful men and women. Continue into Tegner's Museum, which echoes like a cathedral, and see Danish sculptor Rudolph Tegner's enormous works in plaste...

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Stand up paddle - Surfshop Hornbæk
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Stand up paddle - Surfshop Hornbæk

Experience Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) in the ideal setting, and rent or buy the right equipment as well as take lessons for all levels with Hornbæk’s premiere surf shop. 

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Det Fedtede Hjørne - Street Food
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Det Fedtede Hjørne - Street Food

Known as ‘The Greasy Corner’, this beachside street food market is the very best Hornbæk has to offer and an excellent meeting place to sample a range of dishes as well as hot and cold drinks. 

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Hornbæk Beach playground
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Hornbæk Beach playground

On Hornbæk beach, near the harbour, you’ll find a fun playground where kids can climb, swing, build, balance and even play captain on their own ship!

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