Destination guide

Why people love visiting trendy Vilvoorde

Learn about the unique charm of Vilvoorde with a stay in a private vacation home. This trendy and walkable city entices travelers with its restaurants and bars. NATO Headquarters and Atomium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Vilvoorde

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Vilvoorde a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mini-Europe (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Brabantse Golf (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Planckendael Zoo (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Kampenhout Golf Club (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Brussels Aquarium (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • De Nekker (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Vilvoorde

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

  • National Botanic Garden of Belgium (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Royal Greenhouses of Laeken (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Laeken Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Heysel Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Roodebeek Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Malou Park (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Vilvoorde

The nearest airport is in Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National), located 3.2 mi (5.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Antwerp (ANR-Antwerp Intl.), which is 18 mi (28.9 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Vilvoorde Station.

Where to stay around Vilvoorde?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 762 vacation rentals near Vilvoorde. From 33 Houses to 680 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 Vilvoorde for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Vilvoorde:

  • Grand-Place: 317 vacation rentals
  • European Quarter: 296 vacation rentals
  • Broekwijk: 336 vacation rentals
  • Historisch centrum: 73 vacation rentals
  • Ilot Sacré: 337 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 Vilvoorde?

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

  • Vilvoorde Station: 848 vacation rentals
  • Museum of Human Anatomy and Embryology: 841 vacation rentals
  • Brussels Bruxelles-Midi Station: 846 vacation rentals
  • Brussels Central Station: 845 vacation rentals
  • Brussels Bruxelles-Nord Station: 846 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 33 Houses in Vilvoorde. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Vilvoorde include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 680 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Studios: 698 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Vilvoorde?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Vilvoorde. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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