Destination guide

The charming area of Zaandijk awaits your stay

Experience the unique character of Zaandijk with a stay in a vacation home rental. This romantic city is known for its shopping, restaurants and sporting events. Nes and Zaanse Schans are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Zaandijk

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Zaandijk a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Artis (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • NDSM Werf (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Playcenter Silverstone (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Amsterdam Chinatown (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Amsterdam Dungeon (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Linnaeushof (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Zaandijk

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Zaandijk is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hortus Botanicus (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Artis (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Westergasfabriek Culture Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Sloterpark and Sloterplas (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Herengracht Canal (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Rembrandt Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Zaandijk

The nearest airport is in Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), located 11.6 mi (18.6 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Zaandijk Zaanse Schans Station.

Where to stay around Zaandijk?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,347 vacation rentals near Zaandijk. From 452 Houses to 670 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 Zaandijk for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Zaandijk:

  • Amsterdam City Centre: 591 vacation rentals
  • Jordaan: 452 vacation rentals
  • Amsterdam Oud-West: 641 vacation rentals
  • Westerpark: 429 vacation rentals
  • Watergraafsmeer: 632 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 Zaandijk?

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

  • Amsterdam Museum: 2,433 vacation rentals
  • Zandvoort Beach: 2,443 vacation rentals
  • Artis: 2,168 vacation rentals
  • Amsterdam Central Station: 2,193 vacation rentals
  • Dam Square: 1,110 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 452 Houses in Zaandijk. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Zaandijk include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 670 rentals available
  • Villas: 10 rentals available
  • Cabins: 10 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 Zaandijk?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 332 vacation rentals with pool available in Zaandijk. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.