Destination guide

The artsy city of Leeuwarden awaits you

Take a vacation to Leeuwarden and enjoy the area's museums, monuments and art galleries. Travelers to this walkable city praise the parks, temples and boating. Het Princessehof and Planetarium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Leeuwarden

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

  • Aqua Zoo Friesland (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Golf and Country Club Lauswolt (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Leeuwarden

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Leeuwarden is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Prinsentium (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • De Alde Feanen National Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • De Kruidhof Botanical Gardens (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Nes Beach (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Hollum Beach (18.4 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Terschelling Island (23.2 mi / 37.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Leeuwarden

The nearest airport is in Groningen (GRQ-Eelde), located 32.9 mi (52.9 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Leeuwarden Station or Leewarden Camminghaburen Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Municipality of Leeuwarden, NL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 258 vacation rentals near Municipality of Leeuwarden. From 128 Houses to 53 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover the Municipality of Leeuwarden area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Municipality of Leeuwarden?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Municipality of Leeuwarden. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Grou: 171 vacation rentals
  • Friesland Provincial House: 426 vacation rentals
  • Leeuwarden (LWR-Leeuwarden Air Base): 378 vacation rentals
  • Leeuwarden Station: 396 vacation rentals
  • Stiens: 112 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Leeuwarden! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Municipality of Leeuwarden?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Municipality of Leeuwarden:

  • Grou: 171 rentals
  • Stiens: 112 rentals
  • Warten: 141 rentals
  • Goutum: 141 rentals
  • Weidum: 182 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Municipality of Leeuwarden?

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

  • Friesland Provincial House: 426 rentals
  • Leeuwarden Station: 396 rentals
  • Cambuur Stadium: 476 rentals
  • Frysk Letterkundich Museum: 392 rentals
  • Fries Natuurmuseum: 400 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Leeuwarden listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.