Destination guide

The adventurous city of Aalter awaits you

The countryside and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Aalter. Renowned for its bars, coffee shops and cycling, this city welcomes all visitors. Minnewater and Church of Our Lady are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Aalter

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Aalter a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Damme Golf (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Boudewijn Seapark (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Van Eyck Swimming Pool (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • De Halve Maan Brewery (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Rail City Bruges (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Hippodroom Waregem (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Aalter

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Aalter is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Minnewater (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Bulskampveld (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Brielmeersen Recreation Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Tielt City Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Huysmanhoeve Regional Centre (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Blaarmeersen Recreation Area (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Aalter

The nearest airport is in Ostende (OST-Ostend-Bruges Intl.), located 26.4 mi (42.5 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Aalter Station, Bellem Station and Maria-Aalter Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Aalter?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 193 holiday lettings around Aalter. From 95 houses to 42 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Aalter?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Aalter:

  • Sint-Gillis: 62 holiday homes
  • Sint-Kruis: 49 holiday homes
  • Ghent City Centre: 31 holiday homes
  • Wenduine: 77 holiday homes
  • Assebroek: 58 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Aalter? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Aalter. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Woestijne Bicycle Trail -Woestijneroute: 277 holiday lettings
  • Kortrijk Beguinage: 118 holiday lettings
  • Belgium Pier: 907 holiday lettings
  • Bruges Market Square (Grote Markt): 909 holiday lettings
  • Begijnhof: 120 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Aalter listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Aalter?

Yes, of course. offers 95 Houses in Aalter. Our other popular types of Aalter holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 46 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Aalter?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in Aalter. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.