Destination guide

Cosy Volendam will entice you

The area's art galleries and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Volendam. This romantic and trendy city entices travellers with its sporting events and cycling. Nes and Nemo Science Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Volendam

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Volendam a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Artis (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • NDSM Werf (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Amsterdam Chinatown (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Amsterdam Dungeon (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Playcenter Silverstone (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Volendam

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Volendam is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Artis (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Hortus Botanicus (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Blijburg Beach (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Almeerderstrand (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Westergasfabriek Culture Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Herengracht Canal (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Volendam

The nearest airport is in Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), located 18.4 mi (29.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Volendam?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 268 holiday lettings near Volendam. From 91 Houses to 82 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Volendam for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Volendam:

  • Amsterdam City Centre: 595 holiday homes
  • Oud West: 311 holiday homes
  • Amsterdam Oud-West: 645 holiday homes
  • Westerpark: 434 holiday homes
  • Jordaan: 450 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 Volendam?

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

  • Volendam Harbour: 1,805 holiday lettings
  • Rijksmuseum: 2,438 holiday lettings
  • Amsterdam Museum: 2,434 holiday lettings
  • Speeltoren: 2,265 holiday lettings
  • Red Light District: 2,196 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Volendam 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 Volendam?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 91 Houses in Volendam. Our other popular types of Volendam holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 82 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 21 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 Volendam?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 93 holiday homes with pool available in Volendam. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.