Plan for peace of mind

Some properties allow cancellations up to 14 days before arrival. Check the policy before booking.

Destination guide

The historic city of Alkmaar awaits you

Enjoy the area's cathedral, history and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Alkmaar. This city's cheese shops, biking and shopping draw many visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Alkmaar

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Alkmaar a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Vlindertuin Vlindorado (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Landgoed Hoenderdaell (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • NDSM Werf (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Playcenter Silverstone (17.1 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Golfbaan Ooghduyne (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Alkmaar

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Alkmaar. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Noordhollands Duinreservaat (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Noordhollands Duinreservaat (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Bergen-aan-Zee Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Egmond aan Zee Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Vlindertuin Vlindorado (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Callantsoog Beach (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Alkmaar

The nearest airport is in Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), located 22.3 mi (35.9 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Alkmaar Station or Alkmaar Noord Station and explore the city from there.

How many vacation rentals are available around Alkmaar?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 760 house rentals around Alkmaar. From 395 Houses to 184 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 Alkmaar is on HomeAway.

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

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 Alkmaar:

  • Amsterdam-Centrum: 598 vacation rentals
  • Amsterdam-West: 472 vacation rentals
  • Amsterdam-Zuid: 806 vacation rentals
  • Nieuwmarkt en Lastage: 271 vacation rentals
  • Burgwallen Nieuwe Zijde: 391 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 Alkmaar?

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

  • DSB Stadion: 2,606 home rentals
  • Noordhollandse GC: 1,779 home rentals
  • Alkmaar Station: 2,061 home rentals
  • Hollands Kaasmuseum: 2,245 home rentals
  • National Biermuseum: 2,224 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 395 Houses in Alkmaar. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alkmaar include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 184 lodging choices
  • Chalets: 28 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 91 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Alkmaar?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 127 vacation homes with pool available in Alkmaar.

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