Destination guide

Charming Amsterdam West will entice you

The area's museums and architecture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Amsterdam West. This romantic and welcoming city is known for its cafés, biking and sporting events. Nes and Anne Frank House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Amsterdam West

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Amsterdam West a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Artis (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Amsterdam Dungeon (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Amsterdam Chinatown (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • NDSM Werf (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Playcenter Silverstone (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Vinkeveense Plassen (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Amsterdam West

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Amsterdam West is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hortus Botanicus (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Artis (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Westergasfabriek Culture Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Herengracht Canal (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Rembrandt Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Vondelpark (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Amsterdam West

Fly into Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), the closest airport, located 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Amsterdam-West?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 478 vacation rentals near Amsterdam-West. From 339 Condos/Apartments to 51 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Amsterdam-West are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Amsterdam-West?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Amsterdam-West:

  • Amsterdam-Centrum: 592 vacation rentals
  • Jordaan: 448 vacation rentals
  • De Pijp: 290 vacation rentals
  • Westerpark: 431 vacation rentals
  • Watergraafsmeer: 641 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Amsterdam-West?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Amsterdam-West. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Zaal 100: 2,385 vacation rentals
  • Amsterdam Central Station: 2,088 vacation rentals
  • Amsterdam Museum: 2,314 vacation rentals
  • Haarlem Station: 2,766 vacation rentals
  • Dam Square: 1,037 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Amsterdam-West listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Amsterdam-West?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 339 Condos/Apartments in Amsterdam-West. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Amsterdam-West include:

  • Houses: 51 rentals available
  • Bed & breakfasts: 32 rentals available
  • Boats: 40 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Houseboats and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Amsterdam-West?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Amsterdam-West. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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