Destination guide

The adventurous city of Boom awaits you

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Boom. This city has something for everyone. Museum Mayer van den Bergh and ModeMuseum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Boom

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Boom a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Antwerp Zoo (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Mini-Europe (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Edegemse Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • RC Mechelen Stadium (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Achter de Kazerne Stadium (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Olympic Stadium (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Boom

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Boom is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • De Schorre Provincial Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Tivoli Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Middelheim Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Vrijbroek Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Nachtegalen Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Kruidtuin (6.9 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Boom

Fly into Antwerp (ANR-Antwerp Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.5 mi (12 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National), which is 14.4 mi (23.2 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Boom Station.

Where to stay around Boom?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 112 vacation rentals near Boom. From 22 Houses to 81 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 Boom for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Boom:

  • European Quarter: 281 vacation rentals
  • Broekwijk: 326 vacation rentals
  • Historisch centrum: 65 vacation rentals
  • Stalingrad: 336 vacation rentals
  • Ilot Sacré: 324 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 Boom?

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

  • De Schorre Provincial Park: 821 vacation rentals
  • Tomorrowland: 822 vacation rentals
  • Grand-Place: 805 vacation rentals
  • Museum of Human Anatomy and Embryology: 800 vacation rentals
  • Brussels Bruxelles-Midi Station: 806 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Boom 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 Boom?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 22 Houses in Boom. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Boom include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 81 rentals available
  • Studios: 85 rentals available
  • Bed & breakfasts: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Boom?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 87 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Boom. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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