Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of IJmuiden

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in IJmuiden. Travelers appreciate the cafés in this welcoming city. Nes and Zaanse Schans are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around IJmuiden

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes IJmuiden a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Artis (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Playcenter Silverstone (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Linnaeushof (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • NDSM Werf (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Noordwijkse Golf Club (13.3 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Amsterdam Dungeon (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in IJmuiden

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 67°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of IJmuiden

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, IJmuiden is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hortus Botanicus (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Artis (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Nationaal Park Zuid-Kennemerland (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Zandvoort Beach (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Sloterpark and Sloterplas (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Egmond aan Zee Beach (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around IJmuiden

The nearest airport is in Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), located 12.5 mi (20 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around IJmuiden?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 732 vacation rentals near IJmuiden. From 417 Houses to 236 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near IJmuiden for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to IJmuiden?

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 IJmuiden:

  • Amsterdam City Centre: 595 vacation rentals
  • Jordaan: 453 vacation rentals
  • Amsterdam Oud-West: 644 vacation rentals
  • Westerpark: 431 vacation rentals
  • Watergraafsmeer: 630 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 IJmuiden?

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

  • Amsterdam Museum: 2,441 vacation rentals
  • Zandvoort Beach: 2,452 vacation rentals
  • Leiden Central Station: 1,316 vacation rentals
  • Amsterdam Central Station: 2,200 vacation rentals
  • Dam Square: 1,112 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around IJmuiden 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 Houses in IJmuiden?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 417 Houses in IJmuiden. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in IJmuiden include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 236 rentals available
  • Chalets: 21 rentals available
  • Villas: 12 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in IJmuiden?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 316 vacation rentals with pool available in IJmuiden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.