Destination guide

The adventurous city of Boom awaits you

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Boom. This city has something for everyone. Museum Mayer van den Bergh and Modemuseum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Boom

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Boom a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Antwerp Zoo (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Mini-Europe (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Edegemse Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • RC Mechelen Stadium (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Achter de Kazerne Stadium (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Olympic Stadium (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Boom

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Boom is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • De Schorre Provincial Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Tivoli Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Middelheim Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Vrijbroek Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Nachtegalen Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Kruidtuin (6.9 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Boom

Fly into Antwerp (ANR-Antwerp Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.5 mi (12 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National), which is 14.4 mi (23.2 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Boom Station.

Where to stay near Boom?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 129 holiday rentals near Boom. From 24 Houses to 90 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Boom for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Boom?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Boom:

  • European Quarter: 294 holiday homes
  • Kastelijn: 146 holiday homes
  • Dansaert: 305 holiday homes
  • Broekwijk: 313 holiday homes
  • Ilot Sacré: 315 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Boom?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Boom. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • De Schorre Provincial Park: 855 holiday rentals
  • Brick Bicycle Tour: 856 holiday rentals
  • Tomorrowland: 856 holiday rentals
  • Charlier Museum: 835 holiday rentals
  • Catholic University of Brussels: 839 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Boom listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Boom?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 24 Houses in Boom. Our other popular types of Boom holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 90 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 3 holiday houses
  • Studios: 92 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bed & breakfasts and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Boom?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 103 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Boom. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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