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Hel

Hel Peninsula, Poland
+48 606 282 524
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Beautiful beaches and yummy food

Hel peninsula is a lovely place to visit especially off season (May or September). Great walks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ASIS-2013
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Toronto, Canada
via mobile
Ordinarry holiday resort with some extra

It`s little bit weird to stay on the coast, in fairly sunny day, with perfect sand beach around and... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Kjulst
,
Zvolen, Slovakia
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Hel Peninsula, Poland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hel peninsula is a lovely place to visit especially off season (May or September). Great walks along the beautiful beaches. We saw many young families so good place to come with kids as well.

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

It`s little bit weird to stay on the coast, in fairly sunny day, with perfect sand beach around and not get wet because it was 16 degrees and sea was nearly '' ice cold''. But whole area of the tip of the peninsula has kilometers...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Whilst the boating price from where I was staying (Sopot) to Hel was pricy I'd say that it was worth it. Provided the weather is good the trip will be enjoyable. Around Hel are many restaurants and cafes, as well as a seal sanctuary. This...More

1  Thank TravelClaire2310
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

It is beautiful small and narrow island, some 2 and a half hours boat ride from Gdansk. Sandy beaches, beautiful greenery, small cafes and restaurants, lighthouse, open museums, picturesque little houses with flowers around... Really nice place to visit on a summer day.

1  Thank lelujam
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We were there with our kids. Hel Peninsula and Hel as a village is an excellent daily trip. We stopped before the town and we jumped into the Baltic see! Wonderful and what an experience! The village of Hel is touristic but we liked so...More

1  Thank farmakeros f
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit only if you go by bike along the sideways path or by train. Forget the car in the high season!! A place which can be beautiful for its beaches and its woods can turn into a real hell if it takes you...More

2  Thank Alemma11
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Visited the place for a weekend with my wife. Amazing place with loads of food options, water sports and lovely beach. Very nice sand beach with plenty of Jelly Fishes. One can easily find live Jelly Fish. Amazing place for families, kids and couples.

Thank Shwetank S
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Hel is a charming place with a long beach and quiet windy. It was nice to get away from typical touristically places like Gdansk and Sopot. Hel is still a touristic place but more from domestic tourists. It was long drive to get there. Especially...More

1  Thank Alexandra N
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I discovered this place on the internet and the description as "the thinnest peninsula in the world" made me think about some unforgettable place to visit. Unfortunately it wasn't nothing special at all. You can reach this place both by train or by boat and...More

Thank Sofiya M
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

We took the 11 o'clock ferry from Sopot pier and arrived in Hel at 12:15 after a crossing on a very calm Baltic. The town is fantastic with many small shops for souvenirs, bars and restaurants. We followed the trail through the forest to the...More

5  Thank Carole M
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