This bathing beach at the east coast of Jutland has good facilities for beachgoers. With a wide beach and calm water, Rude is among the best beach area in East Jutland. Rude Beach is in immediate continuation of the popular Saksild Beach and might be your preferred choice if you want a bit more space around you.
Lovely bathing beach with good facilities
Saksild Beach is known as the best beach on the Danish east coast. From there, Rude Beach is only one kilometre away. Rude Beach has the same natural strengths as Saksild. The beach is wide, the sand is fine, and the water is shallow and calm. Rude does not have the same facilities as Saksild (lifeguard tower, activities, and eateries) but offers more space around you as it is less frequently visited.
Rude Beach has a fine bathing jetty and toilets for general use. The beach has the white bathing flag with three stars meaning that the bathing water is of the highest possible quality.
There are more than 150 free parking spaces around the beach. You can park in the holiday home area behind the beach at the parking lot between Violvej and Granvej.
As you leave your vehicle at the parking lot and head towards the beach, you will pass Eva Keramik where the local artisan Eva Pedersen has her gallery and store. You are welcome inside where you can admire her beautiful sculptures.
In Saksild, only a stone’s throw from Rude, you can stock up on supplies before going to the beach or visit one of the eateries. You can also rent a bicycle or equipment for water sports activities. Or maybe visit the miniature golf course at Strandshoppen?
You can find more inspiration for experiences in and around Saksild on this page.
It is also possible to combine the beach trip with a visit to one of the small seaports Norsminde or Hou only few kilometres away.
Stay a little longer – spend the night in Rude
Are you looking for a weekend getaway or the base of a holiday at the Odder Coast? In Rude you can find private accommodation in a room or an apartment at Rude Hougaard. In Saksild, you can sleep in a cosy wooden cabin at Saksild Beach Camping. For a more luxurious experience, visit the historic inn, Norsminde Kro, that offers high-level gastronomy.
Other beaches in The Coastal Land
There are many other lovely bathing beaches only a slow drive away. Find inspiration for your next beach trip on this guide to local beaches.