Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Gerkesklooster getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Gerkesklooster with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Groninger Museum and Grote Markt are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Gerkesklooster

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit 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 makes Gerkesklooster a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Golf and Country Club Lauswolt (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Aqua Zoo Friesland (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Pieterburen Seal Sanctuary (15.5 mi / 25 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gerkesklooster

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gerkesklooster is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • De Kruidhof Botanical Gardens (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Lauwersmeer National Park (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • De Alde Feanen National Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Prinsenhof Gardens (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Schiermonnikoog Island (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Gerkesklooster

Fly into Groningen (GRQ-Eelde), the closest airport, located 17.5 mi (28.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Gerkesklooster, NL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 158 vacation rentals near Gerkesklooster. From 63 house rentals to 5 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 Gerkesklooster for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Schiermonnikoog Lighthouse: 317 vacation rentals
  • Heerenveen Station: 475 vacation rentals
  • Schiermonnikoog Ferry Terminal: 312 vacation rentals
  • Lauwersmeer National Park: 342 vacation rentals
  • De Brink Agricultural Museum: 387 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 63 Houses in Gerkesklooster. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gerkesklooster include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 70 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 Gerkesklooster?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Gerkesklooster. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.