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Charming place

A special charming place with its old Yellow houses with red roofs all lined with White on the... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Birte L
Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
via mobile
Cute town

Very picturesque and quaint little seaside town. The houses look like they could be on the cover of... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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Skagen, Denmark
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

A special charming place with its old Yellow houses with red roofs all lined with White on the edges and white rails around the small gardens. Narrow Streets or paths are seen in the town centre as well. The main street has been turned into...More

1  Thank Birte L
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Very picturesque and quaint little seaside town. The houses look like they could be on the cover of a biscuit tin.

1  Thank PhoebeNJ
Reviewed 25 July 2017

a very pleasant and clean town. this town is situated where the North sea meets the Baltic Sea. there is plenty of walking to be done if you wish to see where they meet. we hired some bikes to get there ,it is quite a...More

5  Thank stephen b
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Nice old town to visit by foot or by bike. Easy to rent in town. Just loved it! Lots to see Rembrandt museum is a must!

1  Thank Gabri S
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Skagen is a lovely quaint coastal town in Denmark. The people are lovely boasting some unusual shops packed with treasures. The handmade glass shop is 1 not to be missed

1  Thank Karen G
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We visited here from a cruise ship, knowing nothing about Skagen. Was very pleasantly surprised as it was very clean and fresh. The ship was very close to the town, so many walked. Property all seems well maintained and of a similar colour, a shade...More

2  Thank RogerToad
Reviewed 29 June 2017

On the second day of our stay at Skagen, we rented a bicycle, went to the Tourist Office to pick up a copy of the illustrated guidebook « Houses of Skagen. 117 fascinating buildings and their history» by Hans Sejlund, published by Corboz Publishing House,...More

1  Thank Trainbleu
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We wanted to visit this town which had been an artists' colony in late 19th century. There are some of the artists' houses to visit as well as an excellent museum. Lots of cafés and shops for tourists. Locals friendly and helpful. We found good...More

1  Thank Sean C
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This was a cruise stop, very nice. Nothing opened early, so be patient. You can walk to pretty much everything, so if you're up to it and want to save a few Euro's, just walk. Do the Buried Church. Get a map and it's easy...More

2  Thank Lyle K
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is only a small town but well worth a visit. There are a few too many tourist shops but also there is a good choice of places to eat or drink. It is a delightful town of yellow painted houses which are all very...More

Thank jaygee1943
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Deb J
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Response from Morten T | Reviewed this property |
You will Get The best experience og you rent bikes And explore om your own👍
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25 July 2015|
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Response from MulleEllum | Reviewed this property |
As Brian told you the ship's dock is close to the town. Skagen is a nice, friendly, very little town with spectacular nature, small, beautiful, mostly yellow houses, museums and lots of shops and restaurants. It is quite... More