Destination guide

The historic city of Valkenburg aan de Geul awaits you

The area's history and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Valkenburg aan de Geul. This city's parks, casino gaming and spas draw many visitors. Bonnefanten Museum and Basilica of Our Lady 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 and attractions in Valkenburg aan de Geul

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Valkenburg aan de Geul a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Valkenburg Cable Car (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • De Valkenier Amusement Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Stichting Sportpark West (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Maastricht International Golf (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • SnowWorld Landgraaf (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Mondo Verde (8.7 mi / 14 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Valkenburg aan de Geul

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Valkenburg aan de Geul is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Theodoor Dorrenplein (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Fluwelengrot (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Valkenburg Caves (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Zonneberg (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Mondo Verde (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Hoge Kempen National Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Valkenburg aan de Geul

The nearest airport is in Maastricht (MST-Maastricht - Aachen), located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Liege (LGG), which is 22.2 mi (35.7 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Valkenburg Station or Houthem-St. Gerlach Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Valkenburg, NL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 720 vacation rentals near Valkenburg. From 295 Condos/Apartments to 334 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Valkenburg for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Valkenburg?

Whether you're traveling 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 Valkenburg:

  • Villapark: 16 vacation rentals
  • Outremeuse: 43 vacation rentals
  • Saint-Laurent: 40 vacation rentals
  • Féronstrée et Hors-Château: 39 vacation rentals
  • Pottenberg: 38 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Valkenburg Caves: 737 vacation rentals
  • De Valkenier Amusement Park: 752 vacation rentals
  • Valkenburg Castle: 738 vacation rentals
  • Theodoor Dorrenplein: 742 vacation rentals
  • Wilhemina Toren: 737 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Valkenburg 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 Condos/Apartments in Valkenburg?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 295 Condos/Apartments in Valkenburg. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Valkenburg include:

  • Houses: 334 rentals available
  • Villas: 28 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 42 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 Valkenburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 331 vacation rentals with pool available in Valkenburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.