10 Best Places to Propose in the Netherlands (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



The Netherlands are full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beaches, windmills, gardens, cities, canals, parks or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. But where, exactly, should that most important question be asked? This guide describes some of the best places in the Netherlands to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in the Netherlands For Outdoor Lovers
  • Kniderdijk
  • Vondelpark - Amsterdam
  • Delft
  • Kukenhof Gardens
  • Amsterdam Canals
  • Geithoorn
  • Efteling Theme Park
  • Romantic Destinations in the Netherlands
  • Hague's Beach
  • Hogue Veluwe National Park
  • Zaanse Schans
  • Best Places to Propose in the Netherlands

Romantic Locations in the Netherlands for Outdoor Lovers


1. Kinderdijk

Famous for its iconic windmills, Kinderdijk is a UNESCO World Heritage site that provides a stunning and historic backdrop for a proposal. The scenic views and tranquil atmosphere make it a perfect spot.


2. Vondelpark - Amsterdam

Vondelpark is a large and beautiful urban park in Amsterdam, offering numerous scenic spots for a private and intimate proposal. The lush greenery and peaceful environment make it a great choice.


3. Delft

The charming city of Delft, with its historic canals, beautiful churches, and picturesque streets, offers a romantic and intimate setting for a proposal. The Markt square and the Oude Kerk are particularly lovely spots.


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4. Keukenhof Gardens

Known as the Garden of Europe, Keukenhof is one of the world's largest flower gardens. The vibrant tulip fields create a breathtaking and romantic backdrop for a proposal.


5. Amsterdam Canals

The picturesque canals of Amsterdam provide a charming and intimate setting. Consider a private boat ride or a proposal on one of the many beautiful bridges, like the Magere Brug (Skinny Bridge).


6. Giethoorn

Often called the "Venice of the North," Giethoorn is a quaint village with no roads, only canals. A boat ride through this serene village offers a unique and tranquil setting for a proposal.


7. Efteling Theme Park

For a fairytale proposal, Efteling Theme Park offers magical surroundings with enchanting attractions, beautiful gardens, and romantic settings inspired by folklore and fairy tales.

Romantic Locations in the Netherlands 

The Netherlands are full of romantic beaches, parks, and museums. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, at a spectacular museum, or on a beautiful beach.


8. Hague’s Beach

The beaches of Scheveningen in The Hague offer a romantic coastal setting. A sunset proposal by the sea can be incredibly romantic and memorable. The expansive sandy beaches and the soothing sound of the waves create a naturally romantic and serene environment, perfect for a heartfelt proposal.




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9. Hoge Veluwe National Park

For nature lovers, Hoge Veluwe National Park provides stunning landscapes, diverse wildlife, and beautiful trails. A proposal amidst the natural beauty of the park can be very special.


10. Zaanse Schans

This historic open-air museum near Amsterdam features traditional Dutch windmills, wooden houses, and craft shops. The charming, rustic setting is ideal for a picturesque proposal.


Best Places to propose in the Netherlands 

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, the Netherlands has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.


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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.
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