Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Assen getaway

The gardens and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Assen. Renowned for its canoeing, archaeology and sporting events, this city welcomes all visitors. Groninger Museum and Grote Markt are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Assen

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Assen a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Drouwenerzand Attractiepark (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Dwingelderveld (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Assen

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

  • Prinsenhof Gardens (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Dwingelderveld (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Assen

The nearest airport is in Groningen (GRQ-Eelde), located 9 mi (14.4 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Assen Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Municipality of Assen?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 90 holiday lettings around Municipality of Assen. From 12 bungalows to 47 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.

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

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

  • Groningen: 130 holiday homes
  • Northern Europe: 251,862 holiday homes
  • Sleen: 157 holiday homes
  • Wildlands Adventure Zoo Emmen: 204 holiday homes
  • Municipality of Groningen: 55 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Assen! 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 Assen?

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

  • Sleen: 157 holiday lettings
  • Norg: 55 holiday lettings
  • Westerbork: 102 holiday lettings
  • IJhorst: 123 holiday lettings
  • Appelscha: 89 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Municipality of Assen? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Municipality of Assen. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Wildlands Adventure Zoo Emmen: 204 holiday rentals
  • TT Circuit Assen: 234 holiday rentals
  • Vincent Van Gogh Huis: 231 holiday rentals
  • Assen Station: 228 holiday rentals
  • Ellert en Brammert: 254 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Assen listed on 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.