Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Nieuwegein

Enjoy the museums and other features of Nieuwegein. This romantic and welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and bars. 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 Nieuwegein

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Nieuwegein a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Golfclub Amelisweerd (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Oudegracht (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Golfclub De Haar (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Golfpark Soestduinen (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Thermen Soesterberg (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Recreation Mijnden (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Nieuwegein

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

  • Park Nieuweroord (3.9 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Oudegracht (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Zocherpark (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Griftpark (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Utrecht Botanical Gardens (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Julianapark (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Nieuwegein

Fly into Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), the closest airport, located 23.8 mi (38.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Rotterdam (RTM-Rotterdam The Hague), which is 28.7 mi (46.2 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Nieuwegein?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 96 vacation rentals near Nieuwegein. From 35 Houses to 24 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 Nieuwegein for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Nieuwegein?

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

  • Amsterdam: 1,684 vacation rentals
  • Watergraafsmeer: 641 vacation rentals
  • Hilversum (QYI-Hilversum Train Station): 1,360 vacation rentals
  • Amsterdam-Oost: 763 vacation rentals
  • Municipality of Amstelveen: 1,106 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Nieuwegein! 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 Nieuwegein?

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 Nieuwegein:

  • Amsterdam: 1,684 rentals
  • Abcoude: 980 rentals
  • Doorn: 94 rentals
  • Zeist: 95 rentals
  • Naarden: 378 rentals

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

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

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

  • Hilversum (QYI-Hilversum Train Station): 1,360 rentals
  • Amsterdam ArenA: 1,973 rentals
  • Amersfoort Station: 1,298 rentals
  • Amstelpark: 2,257 rentals
  • Park Soesterberg Airbase: 1,040 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nieuwegein 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.