Where to stay around Utrecht?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 119 holiday lettings near Utrecht. From 53 houses to 28 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Utrecht for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Utrecht?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Utrecht. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Municipality of Utrecht: 137 holiday homes
  • Loenen aan de Vecht: 553 holiday homes
  • Abcoude: 996 holiday homes
  • Breukelen: 144 holiday homes
  • Vinkeveen: 954 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Utrecht! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Utrecht?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Utrecht with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Loenen aan de Vecht: 553 holiday lettings
  • Abcoude: 996 holiday lettings
  • Breukelen: 144 holiday lettings
  • Vinkeveen: 954 holiday lettings
  • Doorn: 78 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Utrecht?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Utrecht are:

  • Utrecht (UTC-Soesterberg Air Base): 633 self catering accommodations
  • Soesterberg Airport (UTC): 633 self catering accommodations
  • Amsterdam Centraal Airport (ZYA): 1,711 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Utrecht?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Utrecht. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Amersfoort Animal Park: 789 holiday rentals
  • Neude: 333 holiday rentals
  • Jaarbeurs Utrecht: 253 holiday rentals
  • Mondriaanhuis: 764 holiday rentals
  • St Joriskerk: 769 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Utrecht listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Utrecht, Netherlands your home away from home

Utrecht is the small but densely populated region in the centre of the Netherlands mainland. It is centred around the old city of Utrecht which was established by the Romans in 47AD and is one of the oldest towns in the Netherlands. It has several bustling cities as well as picturesque villages, castles and residences to enjoy from a self-catering holiday base in this area.

Things to Do in Utrecht

The beautiful countryside around the well-located Utrecht holiday rentals is ideal for walking and cycling. Horseback riding and canal boat trips are also a popular way to enjoy the countryside whilst Utrecht is a pleasant city for sightseeing. As with most places in the Netherlands, sampling the local cheeses is a real pleasure, especially the mature Edam and Gouda cheeses along with local Dutch favourites.

Places to Visit Around Utrecht

The main city of Utrecht has an old center with a Medieval cathedral tower which dominates the skyline and several canals. There is also the Centraal Museum and a Museum of Modern Design, now called the Rietveld-Schroder-Huis Museum with many design exhibits. The smaller towns of Loenen, Wijk bij Duurstede and Amerongen are all well worth spending time visiting. There are several old castles around your Utrecht holiday rentals including the Kasteel Loenersloot in Loenen, Slot Zuylen and the well-known neo-Gothic architecture Kasteel De Haar. The city of Amersfoort has a well-preserved historic centre with small shops and markets which give a taste of provincial life in the Utrecht region.

Weather in Utrecht

Utrecht has a typical temperate climate with warm damp summers and mild winters which remain largely above freezing. Temperatures generally reach 22°C (72°F) in mid summer and drop to an average 5°C (41°F) in the winter. The Utrecht area can be rainy at any time of year, with around 4-6cm of rainfall.

Travel to Utrecht

The nearest airport to your holiday rental in the Utrecht region is Schipol (AMS) Airport which is in the capital city of Amsterdam. It is approximately 35km from the centre of Utrecht. Rotterdam (RTM) Airport also has regular flights from all over Europe and is 49km from the centre of the region.

Attractions in and around Utrecht

Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Utrecht? Don't miss cultural highlights such as Beatrix Theater, TivoliVredenburg and Neude. You can take a shopping trip to Hoog Catharijne, Aalsmeer Flower Auction and Shopping Center Gelderlandplein. Want to take in a game or event? Get tickets for Amsterdam ArenA. Also consider a visit to the region's top places to see such as Pyramid of Austerlitz and Heineken Music Hall.