Destination guide

Head to the culturally rich city of Franeker

Come and experience Franeker and its culture, museums and entertainment. One of the city's many top draws is its restaurants. Planetarium and Het Princessehof are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Franeker

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Franeker is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Prinsentium (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • De Alde Feanen National Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Terschelling Island (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • IJsselmeer (26.9 mi / 43.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Franeker

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Franeker Station.

Where to stay around Franeker, NL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 93 vacation rentals near Franeker. From 50 house rentals to 13 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Franeker for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Franeker?

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

  • Museum Martena: 307 vacation rentals
  • Kaatsmuseum: 308 vacation rentals
  • Planetarium: 309 vacation rentals
  • Partycentrum Bloemketerp: 310 vacation rentals
  • Friesland Provincial House: 353 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Franeker listed on Vrbo 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 Franeker?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 50 Houses in Franeker. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Franeker include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 rentals available
  • Villas: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Franeker?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 44 vacation rentals with pool available in Franeker. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.