Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Antwerp

Enjoy the area's museums, history and cathedral with a rental holiday home in Antwerp. This city's shopping, art and theatres draw many visitors. Butcher's Hall, Plantin-Moretus Museum and Modemuseum are a few of the top cultural sights. 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

Activities and attractions in Antwerp

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Antwerp a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Antwerp Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Antwerp Flea Market (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Red Light District Antwerp (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Olympic Stadium (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Bosuil Stadium (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Ternesse Golf Club (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Antwerp

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Antwerp is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Antwerp Botanical Garden (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Antwerp City Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Spoor Noord Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Nachtegalen Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Middelheim Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Rivierenhof Provincial Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Antwerp

Fly into Antwerp (ANR-Antwerp Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.2 mi (5.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National), which is 22.8 mi (36.6 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Antwerp Central Station, Antwerp-South Station and Antwerpen East Station are the main stations that serve the city.

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

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

  • Antwerp-South Station: 123 holiday rentals
  • AP University College - Paardenmarkt Campus: 125 holiday rentals
  • Meir: 124 holiday rentals
  • St. Paul's Church: 124 holiday rentals
  • Den Brandt Castle: 124 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Antwerp 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 Condos/Apartments in Antwerp?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 84 Condos/Apartments in Antwerp. Our other popular types of Antwerp holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 22 holiday houses
  • Studios: 85 holiday houses
  • Chalets: 3 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 Antwerp?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 93 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Antwerp. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.