Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Antwerp

Enjoy the area's museums, history and cathedral and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Antwerp. This city's shopping, art and theaters draw many visitors. Butcher's Hall, Plantin-Moretus Museum and ModeMuseum are a few of the top cultural sights. 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Antwerp

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Antwerp a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Antwerp Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Antwerp Flea Market (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Red Light District Antwerp (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Olympic Stadium (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Bosuil Stadium (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Ternesse Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Antwerp

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Antwerp is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Antwerp Botanical Garden (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Antwerp City Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Spoor Noord Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Nachtegalen Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Middelheim Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Rivierenhof Provincial Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Antwerp

Fly into Antwerp (ANR-Antwerp Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.2 mi (5.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National), which is 22.8 mi (36.6 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Antwerp Central Station, Antwerp-South Station and Antwerpen East Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Antwerp?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 139 vacation rentals near Antwerp. From 93 Condos/Apartments to 25 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Antwerp for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Antwerp:

  • Historisch centrum: 76 vacation rentals
  • Zuid: 53 vacation rentals
  • Zurenborg: 23 vacation rentals
  • Amandus-Atheneum: 56 vacation rentals
  • Northern Quarter: 183 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 Antwerp?

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

  • deSingel International Arts Center: 147 vacation rentals
  • Antwerp Botanical Garden: 148 vacation rentals
  • Holandse Synagoge: 148 vacation rentals
  • Antwerp-Berchem Station: 150 vacation rentals
  • Antwerp Market Square: 148 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 93 Condos/Apartments in Antwerp. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Antwerp include:

  • Houses: 25 rentals available
  • Studios: 94 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Antwerp?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Antwerp. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.