Destination guide

Travel to charming Wijk aan Zee

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Wijk aan Zee. This romantic and welcoming city entices travelers with its restaurants and shopping. Nes and Zaanse Schans 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

Activities and attractions in and around Wijk aan Zee

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Wijk aan Zee a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Artis (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Playcenter Silverstone (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Linnaeushof (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • NDSM Werf (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Amsterdam Dungeon (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Amsterdam Chinatown (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wijk aan Zee

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Wijk aan Zee is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hortus Botanicus (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Artis (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Nationaal Park Zuid-Kennemerland (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Egmond aan Zee Beach (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Noordhollands Duinreservaat (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Zandvoort Beach (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Wijk aan Zee

The nearest airport is in Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), located 14.2 mi (22.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Wijk aan Zee?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,333 vacation rentals near Wijk aan Zee. From 1,300 Houses to 687 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 Wijk aan Zee for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Wijk aan Zee?

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 Wijk aan Zee:

  • Amsterdam-Centrum: 595 vacation rentals
  • Jordaan: 457 vacation rentals
  • De Pijp: 289 vacation rentals
  • Westerpark: 437 vacation rentals
  • Watergraafsmeer: 643 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 Wijk aan Zee?

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

  • Amsterdam Central Station: 2,195 vacation rentals
  • Amsterdam Museum: 2,436 vacation rentals
  • Keukenhof Gardens: 2,388 vacation rentals
  • Haarlem Station: 2,901 vacation rentals
  • Zandvoort Beach: 2,433 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wijk aan Zee 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 Wijk aan Zee?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,300 Houses in Wijk aan Zee. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wijk aan Zee include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 687 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 148 rentals available
  • Chalets: 56 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Wijk aan Zee?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 894 vacation rentals with pool available in Wijk aan Zee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.