Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Velsen-Noord getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Velsen-Noord with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Nes and Zaanse Schans are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Velsen-Noord

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Velsen-Noord a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Artis (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Playcenter Silverstone (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Linnaeushof (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • NDSM Werf (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Amsterdam Dungeon (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Amsterdam Chinatown (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Velsen-Noord

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Velsen-Noord is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hortus Botanicus (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Artis (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Nationaal Park Zuid-Kennemerland (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Zandvoort Beach (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Sloterpark and Sloterplas (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Egmond aan Zee Beach (10.6 mi / 17 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Velsen-Noord

Fly into Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), the closest airport, located 12 mi (19.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Velsen-Noord?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 862 holiday lettings around Velsen-Noord. From 472 Houses to 234 Flats, 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.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Velsen-Noord?

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 Velsen-Noord:

  • Amsterdam-Centrum: 613 holiday homes
  • Jordaan: 474 holiday homes
  • Centrum: 48 holiday homes
  • Westerpark: 461 holiday homes
  • Amsterdam-Noord: 777 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 Velsen-Noord?

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

  • Rijksmuseum: 2,488 holiday lettings
  • Amsterdam Central Station: 2,265 holiday lettings
  • Dam Square: 1,146 holiday lettings
  • Keukenhof Gardens: 2,406 holiday lettings
  • Haarlem Station: 2,907 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Velsen-Noord 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 Velsen-Noord?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 472 Houses in Velsen-Noord. Our other popular types of Velsen-Noord holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 234 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 23 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 Velsen-Noord?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 357 holiday homes with pool available in Velsen-Noord. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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