Destination guide

The charming area of Nord awaits your stay

The area's museums and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Nord. This romantic and welcoming city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. Take in top local attractions like Palace of Fine Arts and Rihour Square. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Nord

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Nord a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lille Metropole Public Golf (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Brigode Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Koezio (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Sart Golf Club (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Zoo Lille (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Flandres Golf (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Nord

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Nord is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Heron Park (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Jean-Baptiste Lebas Square (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Henri Matisse Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Kortrijk Rose Garden (24.7 mi / 39.8 km)
  • Malander Park (27 mi / 43.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Nord

The nearest airport is in Lille (LIL-Lesquin), located 9.8 mi (15.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Charleroi (CRL-Brussels South Charleroi), which is 54.5 mi (87.8 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Douai Orchies Station, Landas Station and Lesquin Nomain Station are the main stations in the area. It's easy to get around Nord by catching a ride on the metro at 4 Cantons Station, Cite Scientifique Station or Triolo Station.

Where to stay around Nord?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 657 vacation rentals near Nord. From 200 Houses to 8 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Nord for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Nord?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Nord. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Lille: 300 vacation rentals
  • Lille-Centre: 172 vacation rentals
  • Dunkirk: 110 vacation rentals
  • Valenciennes: 26 vacation rentals
  • Marcq-en-Barœul: 278 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Nord! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Nord?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Nord:

  • Lille: 300 rentals
  • Dunkirk: 110 rentals
  • Valenciennes: 26 rentals
  • Marcq-en-Barœul: 278 rentals
  • Roubaix: 271 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Nord?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Nord are:

  • Maubeuge (XME-Elesmes): 29 vacation rentals
  • Lesquin Airport (LIL): 360 vacation rentals
  • Lille Airport (XDB): 363 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Nord?

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

  • Theater Sebastopol: 346 rentals
  • Val Joly Lake: 35 rentals
  • Aquatica Water Park: 35 rentals
  • Palace of Fine Arts: 346 rentals
  • Dunkerque Golf: 167 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nord listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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