Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Edam

Enjoy the area's churches, culture and live music and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Edam. This romantic city is known for its sporting events, cheese shops and monuments. Nes and Zaanse Schans are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Edam

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Edam a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Artis (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • NDSM Werf (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Amsterdam Chinatown (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Amsterdam Dungeon (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Playcenter Silverstone (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Edam

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Edam is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Artis (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Hortus Botanicus (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Blijburg Beach (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Westergasfabriek Culture Park (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Herengracht Canal (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Oosterpark (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Edam

Fly into Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), the closest airport, located 18.9 mi (30.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Edam?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 377 vacation rentals near Edam. From 106 Houses to 145 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 Edam for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Edam:

  • Amsterdam City Centre: 584 vacation rentals
  • Jordaan: 443 vacation rentals
  • De Pijp: 276 vacation rentals
  • Westerpark: 425 vacation rentals
  • Oud West: 314 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 Edam?

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

  • Edams Museum: 2,238 vacation rentals
  • Edams Grote Kerk: 2,273 vacation rentals
  • Kaasmarkt: 2,256 vacation rentals
  • Speeltoren: 2,244 vacation rentals
  • Damplein: 2,239 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 106 Houses in Edam. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Edam include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 145 rentals available
  • Villas: 8 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 Edam?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 99 vacation rentals with pool available in Edam. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.