Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Gouda

Come and experience Gouda and its churches, history and museums. Well known for its local tours, cheese shops and spas, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Wet 'n Wild and Mill Network at Kinderdijk-Elshout are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Gouda

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Gouda has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wet 'n Wild (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Blijdorp Zoo (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • IJsselweide Golf (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Kaasboerderij Hoogerwaard (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Brouwerij de Molen (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Golf and Country Club Capelle aan de Ijssel (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gouda

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gouda is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arboretum Trompenburg (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Reeuwijkse Plassen (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Outdoor Valley (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Brediuspark (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Kralingse Bos Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Historic Garden Schoonoord (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Gouda

The nearest airport is in Rotterdam (RTM-Rotterdam The Hague), located 12.5 mi (20.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), which is 20.3 mi (32.7 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Gouda Station or Gouda Goverwelle Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Municipality of Gouda?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 78 holiday lettings near Municipality of Gouda. From 23 Houses to 42 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 Municipality of Gouda is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Municipality of Gouda?

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

  • Gouda Station: 426 holiday homes
  • Waag: 395 holiday homes
  • Museum Gouda: 387 holiday homes
  • St Janskerk: 389 holiday homes
  • Markt: 395 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Gouda! 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 Municipality of Gouda?

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

  • Amsterdam: 1,757 holiday lettings
  • Rotterdam: 211 holiday lettings
  • The Hague: 296 holiday lettings
  • Vinkeveen: 912 holiday lettings
  • Abcoude: 975 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 Municipality of Gouda?

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 Municipality of Gouda are:

  • Schiphol Airport (AMS): 2,470 self catering accommodations
  • Rotterdam Airport (RTM): 418 self catering accommodations
  • Hoofddorp (QHZ): 2,442 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 Municipality of Gouda?

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

  • Gouda Station: 426 holiday rentals
  • Waag: 395 holiday rentals
  • Museum Gouda: 387 holiday rentals
  • St Janskerk: 389 holiday rentals
  • Markt: 395 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Gouda 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.