Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Nijlen getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Nijlen with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Antwerp Zoo and Rubens House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Nijlen

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Nijlen has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Antwerp Zoo (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Bossenstein Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Hidrodoe (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Witbos Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Ternesse Golf Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Rinkven Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Nijlen

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Nijlen is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Averegten Provincial Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Schranshoeve Sprookjeshuis Provincial Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Rivierenhof Provincial Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Middelheim Park (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • De Nekker (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Tivoli Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Nijlen

Fly into Antwerp (ANR-Antwerp Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National), which is 19.2 mi (30.9 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Nijlen Station or Kessel Station to see more of the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Nijlen?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 82 house rentals around Nijlen. From 13 Houses to 49 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Nijlen is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling 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 Nijlen:

  • Broekwijk: 266 vacation rentals
  • Dansaert: 269 vacation rentals
  • Zuid: 62 vacation rentals
  • Historisch centrum: 87 vacation rentals
  • Kaaienwijk: 229 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, 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 travelling to Nijlen?

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

  • UZ Leuven Gasthuisberg Campus: 704 home rentals
  • Basilica of Our Lady of Hanswijk: 807 home rentals
  • Leuven Heverlee Station: 705 home rentals
  • Mechelen City Hall: 809 home rentals
  • Antwerp Beguinage: 167 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 13 Houses in Nijlen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nijlen include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 49 lodging choices
  • Villas: 2 lodging choices
  • Chalets: 7 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Nijlen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 66 vacation homes with internet/wifi available in Nijlen.