Welcome to BataviaHaven

The BataviaHaven in Lelystad offers a spacious and secure mooring for all types of boats and ships. Whether you are visiting the harbor with your own 22-foot Jol or a 135-meter long river cruise ship, you will feel at home and welcome.

Pleasure boating

BataviaHaven offers pleasure boaters comfortable and spacious docks, with visitors usually having the choice between low or high docks and the freedom to choose a spot, while the harbor master can assign a spot during busy times.

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Charter sailing

BataviaHaven is a popular departure and arrival port for sailing charter ships with optimal facilities and a professional harbor service, and has regularly been voted the best charter harbor in the Netherlands.

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River cruising

Every year, hundreds of river cruise ships with tens of thousands of passengers dock at Batavia Haven, for which the facilities have been adapted with shore power, drinking water pipelines, and space for buses.

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About BataviaHaven 

The youngest harbor in the Netherlands is located right in the heart of the former Zuiderzee. The Bataviahaven boasts the most modern harbor building in the country, providing excellent sanitary facilities for marina guests. The number of visitors increases every year, with large events regularly organized in the harbor.

The Harbor

The Bataviahaven is particularly popular thanks to its wide spaces (allowing all boats belonging to a group to stay together), peace and quiet, high standard of berth facilities, modern shore facilities, as well as the opportunities offered by the immediate surroundings, such as Batavia Stad Fashion Outlet and two popular museums.

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Near the harbor of Lelystad, there is something for everyone. Nature enthusiasts can visit the Oostvaardersplassen, while shopaholics can indulge themselves in the nearby Batavia Stad Fashion Outlet. For history buffs, there is Batavialand and for airplane enthusiasts, there is Aviodrome. All easily accessible from the harbor of Lelystad.

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HISWA te Water 2023

The 38th edition of the Hiswa te Water will take place in 2023, of course, at Batavia Haven Lelystad. The harbor will be transformed into a paradise for every type of water sports enthusiast. Currently, around 375 boats are expected and all stands on the quay and in the large entrance tent will be manned. Like no other fair, the Hiswa te Water will be the event where you can inform and orientate yourself about everything the nautical water sport has to offer.

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We would like to keep you informed about all the developments and activities at BataviaHaven! On our website and social media channels, you can regularly find updates about new events, special ships that dock, interesting collaborations, and other developments in the harbor and the surrounding area.

We are open to collaborations

Whether you want to organize a water sports event or are looking for a departure and arrival port for your entire fleet, we would be happy to discuss it with you. The starting point is always mutual benefit.

Bicycles for Passanten

We have just received 6 brand new bicycles for the passanten staying at Bataviahaven Lelystad.

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New website online

We are excited to announce that our brand-new website is now live! We proudly present a completely revamped online experience for our passantenhaven in Bataviahaven Lelystad.

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