Hoek van HollandHoek van Holland (literally "Corner of Holland", but known in English as "Hook of Holland") is a town in South Holland in the Netherlands. It is located on the north bank of the Nieuwe Waterweg and on the coast with the North Sea to the west. It is administered by the Rotterdam council (gemeente) as a district (wijk) and as of January 1, 1999 had an area of 1670 hectares (land area 1392 hectares) and a population of 9400.
The seaside beach has some sandy dunes and a pier.
Ferry service: http://www.stenaline.nl/