Bilstranden Mellbystrand

Continent
Europe
Country
Sweden
Next Big City
Halmstad, Malmo
Next Town
Bastad, Mellbystrand
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
Swimmers
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Packed water in summer. Special surfing zone. Off-season lots of space. Flat to choppy water. Can be waves with stronger winds. Shallow for about 100m.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Cars
Beach Users:
June, July, August

Long, sandy beach. Very packed during summer season with beach goers.

Wind

Best Months:
March, April, May, September, October, November
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW
Main Direction:
SW, WSW, W, WNW, NW

Light winds in summer. Best winds from fall to spring depending on depressions.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

You can go north from Malmoe about 150 kilometers towards Halmstad. Exit to Mellbystrand and close to the beach find the Vattenrutschbana (water slides) and turn right directly after it. Park and get to the beach. You can park directly next to the beach.

Extra information

Rules
Zones

Very packed in summer. Stay in the surfing zone and pay attention to swimmers.

Nightlife

In summer you should just come here for the girls in Bastad and Halmstad. All the blond girls are here during June to August. It's like spring break. Places for party: Pepes Bodega, Madisons nightclub and many more.