Destination guide

Culturally rich Grou will entice you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Grou. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. Het Princessehof and Planetarium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Grou

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Grou a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aqua Zoo Friesland (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Golf and Country Club Lauswolt (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Grou

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Grou. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • De Alde Feanen National Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Prinsentium (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • De Kruidhof Botanical Gardens (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • IJsselmeer (29.2 mi / 46.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Grou

The nearest airport is in Groningen (GRQ-Eelde), located 29.8 mi (48 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Grou-Jirnsum Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Grou?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 133 vacation rentals near Grou. From 68 Houses to 15 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 Grou for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Friesland Provincial House: 381 vacation rentals
  • Leeuwarden Station: 349 vacation rentals
  • Museum Martena: 328 vacation rentals
  • Cambuur Stadium: 436 vacation rentals
  • Martinikerk: 427 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 68 Houses in Grou. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Grou include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 rentals available
  • Villas: 10 rentals available
  • Cabins: 22 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Grou?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Grou. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.