Everything in Hou revolves around the harbour and here you will find the childens' playground, the ice cream shop and the marina. The town offers expeciences for children of all ages, whether it is an ice cream on the harbour or a trip to the beach. The small, charming society of Hou has an amazing beach with white sand and dunes right on the other side of the marina. The beach encourages to long walks or a swim in the calm waves. If you’re up early, you can see the sun rise over the water from the amazing beach of Hou.
The best placed boat harbour of East Jutland, with its extra ordinary mix of old fishing boats and luxurious yachts, exudes Danish charm and encourages walks in the surrounding sand dunes where you can get a view of the marina and have access to the beach. A few hundred yards from the harbour is the famous cozy restaurant Skovsgaards Raaling, which is one of the oldest privately owned houses and which can be dated back to 1552. This restaurant, as with Hou in general, exudes authentic, Danish cozyness - here with a thatched roof, low ceiling and amazing Danish food.
The East Coast of Jutland have the best and most child-friendly beaches of Northen Europe. A little walk or bicycle ride from Hou you will find Bisnap Strand, which has been named the best beach of Denmark multiple times. Here you can enjoy a day with the family in the sun at the beach, or take a walk or bicycle ride in the nearby pine forests.