Destination guide

The cosy city of Vaals awaits you

Enjoy the area's cathedral, history and art galleries with a rental holiday home in Vaals. This city is well-known for its hiking and horse riding. Bonnefanten Museum and Basilica of Our Lady are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Vaals

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Vaals a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mergelhof Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Aachener Zoo (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Gaia Zoo (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Golf and Country Club Henri-Chapelle (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • SnowWorld Landgraaf (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Mondo Verde (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Vaals

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Vaals is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dreilaendereck (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Mondo Verde (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Fluwelengrot (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Theodoor Dorrenplein (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Valkenburg Caves (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • High Fens – Eifel Nature Park (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Vaals

The nearest airport is in Maastricht (MST-Maastricht - Aachen), located 14.8 mi (23.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Liege (LGG), which is 26 mi (41.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Vaals?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 343 holiday lettings around Vaals. From 49 flats & apartments to 89 houses, 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Vaals?

There's nothing as alluring as the countryside. Think long walks in nature, cosy local shops the chirping of crickets at night. Bring it on! HomeAway has 11 rural getaway rentals in this destination. Open to other suggestions? HomeAway has oodles more options to have a look at, including:

  • 10 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 5 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 3 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Vaals?

Wave goodbye to standardized, cookie cutter chain-hotel rooms. Our house holiday rentals offer a personal touch — as well as all the space you could need! There are 230 houses currently available on HomeAway. Prices start at £37 a night. If that doesn't fit with your squad's taste, we've got a range of different self-catering accommodation options to select from, such as:

  • Apartment: 152 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £82 per night.
  • Bungalow: 41 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £56 per night.
  • Villa: 22 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £94 per night.

Can I stay in Vaals in a large group?

The recipe for a memorable escape is unwinding with friends and family in an amazing new place. If you're visiting with a big group, HomeAway has options for you. The leading option for larger groups here are house holiday rentals, and you'll find 71 currently listed. The rental property options that can cater to large groups in this area include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we've got 107 holiday rentals suitable for that size. Stay a night from just £121.
  • Keen to find a place for 8 guests? We have 20 that will work well. Prices begin at just £77 a night.
  • Planning a trip away with a group of 10? We've got 12 accommodation for rent that match your requirements. Prices begin at just £352 per night.

So don't fear! When you travel with us you can bring along your uncle, your grandma and all your friends to Vaals.