Destination guide

Historic Charleroi will entice you

Take a vacation to Charleroi and enjoy the area's museums, history and monuments. This walkable city allures visitors with its basketball games and art. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Charleroi

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

  • Circuit Jules Tacheny (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Le Point d'Eau Aquatic Center (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Piscine Aquacentre (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Royal Waterloo Golf Club (19.5 mi / 31.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Charleroi

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Charleroi is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Natura Parc l'Eau d'Heure (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Lac de l'Eau d'Heure (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Charleroi

The nearest airport is in Charleroi (CRL-Brussels South Charleroi), located 3.3 mi (5.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National), which is 33.6 mi (54 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Charleroi-West Station, Charleroi-South Station and Lodelinsart Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Charleroi?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 29 vacation rentals near Charleroi. From 11 Houses to 4 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Charleroi for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Charleroi?

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

  • Place Charles II: 168 vacation rentals
  • Stade du Pays de Charleloi: 173 vacation rentals
  • Charleroi-South Station: 163 vacation rentals
  • Musee des Beaux-Arts: 168 vacation rentals
  • Genval Lake: 810 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 11 Houses in Charleroi. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Charleroi include:

  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Charleroi?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Charleroi. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.