Destination guide

The culturally rich city of Aalst awaits you

Come and experience Aalst and its cathedral, culture and monuments. This city's festivals, forests and gardens draw many visitors. Mini-Europe and Atomium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Aalst

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Aalst a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mini-Europe (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Royale Amicale Anderlecht Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Brussels Aquarium (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Provinciaal Domein de Gavers (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Van Eyck Swimming Pool (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Brabantse Golf (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Aalst

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Aalst is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blakken Provincial Domain (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • National Botanic Garden of Belgium (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Harry Malter Family Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Beervelde Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Heysel Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Provinciaal Domein de Gavers (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Aalst

Fly into Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National), the closest airport, located 18.4 mi (29.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Antwerp (ANR-Antwerp Intl.), which is 23.7 mi (38.2 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Aalst Station, Aalst Erembodegem Station and Aalst-Kerrebroek Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Aalst?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 53 holiday lettings around Aalst. From 6 Houses to 28 Flats, 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 Aalst?

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 Aalst:

  • European Quarter: 245 holiday homes
  • Ilot Sacré: 273 holiday homes
  • Stalingrad: 280 holiday homes
  • Grand-Place: 259 holiday homes
  • Amandus-Atheneum: 56 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 Aalst?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Aalst. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • 't Gasthuys - Stedelijk Museum: 751 holiday lettings
  • Aalst Station: 745 holiday lettings
  • Netwerk / Center For Contemporary Art: 753 holiday lettings
  • Aldermen's House: 747 holiday lettings
  • St. Margaretha Church: 709 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Aalst listed on HomeAway 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 Aalst?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6 Houses in Aalst. Our other popular types of Aalst holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 32 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Aalst?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Aalst. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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