Destination guide

Travel to charming Wijk aan Zee

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Wijk aan Zee. This romantic and welcoming city entices travellers with its restaurants and shopping. Nes and Zaanse Schans 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

Activities and attractions in and around Wijk aan Zee

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Wijk aan Zee a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Artis (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Playcenter Silverstone (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Linnaeushof (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • NDSM Werf (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Amsterdam Dungeon (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Amsterdam Chinatown (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wijk aan Zee

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Wijk aan Zee is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hortus Botanicus (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Artis (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Nationaal Park Zuid-Kennemerland (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Egmond aan Zee Beach (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Noordhollands Duinreservaat (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Zandvoort Beach (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Wijk aan Zee

The nearest airport is in Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), located 14.2 mi (22.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Wijk aan Zee?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,309 holiday lettings near Wijk aan Zee. From 1,302 Houses to 676 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wijk aan Zee is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Wijk aan Zee?

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 Wijk aan Zee:

  • Jordaan: 444 holiday homes
  • Amsterdam Oud-West: 639 holiday homes
  • De Pijp: 277 holiday homes
  • Grachtengordel: 557 holiday homes
  • Oud West: 317 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 Wijk aan Zee?

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

  • Amsterdam Central Station: 2,186 holiday lettings
  • Dam Square: 1,104 holiday lettings
  • Zandvoort Beach: 2,443 holiday lettings
  • Haarlem Station: 2,918 holiday lettings
  • Leidseplein: 2,449 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Wijk aan Zee 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 Wijk aan Zee?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,302 Houses in Wijk aan Zee. Our other popular types of Wijk aan Zee holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 676 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 144 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 57 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wijk aan Zee?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 861 holiday homes with pool available in Wijk aan Zee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.