Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Assen getaway

The gardens and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Assen. Renowned for its canoeing, archaeology and sporting events, this city welcomes all visitors. Groninger Museum and Grote Markt 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

Activities and attractions in Assen

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Assen a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Drouwenerzand Attractiepark (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Dwingelderveld (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Assen

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

  • Prinsenhof Gardens (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Dwingelderveld (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Assen

The nearest airport is in Groningen (GRQ-Eelde), located 9 mi (14.4 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Assen Station.

Where to stay around Municipality of Assen, NL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 123 vacation rentals near Municipality of Assen. From 35 Houses to 8 Chalets, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Municipality of Assen for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • TT Circuit Assen: 361 vacation rentals
  • Assen Station: 352 vacation rentals
  • Drents Museum: 352 vacation rentals
  • Groningen: 112 vacation rentals
  • Friesland: 768 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Assen! 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 Assen?

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 Assen:

  • Norg: 78 rentals
  • Doldersum: 111 rentals
  • Eelderwolde: 71 rentals
  • Emmen: 141 rentals
  • Smilde: 145 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 Assen?

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

  • TT Circuit Assen: 361 rentals
  • Assen Station: 352 rentals
  • Drents Museum: 352 rentals
  • Wildlands Adventure Zoo Emmen: 232 rentals
  • Groninger Museum: 160 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Assen 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.