Destination guide

The charming area of Zaandijk awaits your stay

Learn about the unique charm of Zaandijk with a stay in a holiday home rental. This romantic city is known for its shopping, restaurants and sporting events. Nes and Zaanse Schans are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Zaandijk

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Zaandijk a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Artis (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • NDSM Werf (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Playcenter Silverstone (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Amsterdam Chinatown (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Amsterdam Dungeon (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Linnaeushof (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Zaandijk

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Zaandijk is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hortus Botanicus (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Artis (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Westergasfabriek Culture Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Sloterpark and Sloterplas (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Herengracht Canal (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Rembrandt Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Zaandijk

The nearest airport is in Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), located 11.6 mi (18.6 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Zaandijk Zaanse Schans Station.

Where to stay around Zaandijk?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,342 holiday lettings near Zaandijk. From 450 Houses to 667 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Zaandijk for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Zaandijk:

  • Amsterdam City Centre: 595 holiday homes
  • Oud West: 311 holiday homes
  • Amsterdam Oud-West: 645 holiday homes
  • Westerpark: 431 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 Zaandijk?

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

  • Rijksmuseum: 2,438 holiday lettings
  • Keukenhof Gardens: 2,374 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 Zaandijk 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 Zaandijk?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 450 Houses in Zaandijk. Our other popular types of Zaandijk holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 667 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 10 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 Zaandijk?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 331 holiday homes with pool available in Zaandijk. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.