Destination guide

Charming Utrecht will entice you

Take a holiday to Utrecht and enjoy the area's museums, theatre scene and entertainment. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and festivals, this romantic city won't disappoint. Pyramid of Austerlitz and AFAS Live 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 Utrecht

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Utrecht a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wet 'n Wild (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Oudegracht (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Golfclub Amelisweerd (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Golfclub De Haar (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Golfpark Soestduinen (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Recreation Mijnden (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Utrecht

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Utrecht is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oudegracht (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Zocherpark (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Park Nieuweroord (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Griftpark (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Julianapark (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Utrecht Botanical Gardens (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Utrecht

Fly into Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), the closest airport, located 21.3 mi (34.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Rotterdam (RTM-Rotterdam The Hague), which is 30.8 mi (49.5 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Utrecht Central Station, Utrecht Overvecht Station and Utrecht Zuilen Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay near Utrecht?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,266 holiday rentals near Utrecht. From 961 Condos/Apartments to 878 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Utrecht for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Utrecht?

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

  • Municipality of Amersfoort: 350 holiday rentals
  • Abcoude: 1,000 holiday rentals
  • Amersfoort Station: 1,396 holiday rentals
  • Utrecht Central Station: 410 holiday rentals
  • Municipality of Utrechtse Heuvelrug: 519 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Utrecht! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Utrecht?

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

  • Abcoude: 1,000 holiday homes
  • Doorn: 111 holiday homes
  • Wijk bij Duurstede: 99 holiday homes
  • Bilthoven: 108 holiday homes
  • Baambrugge: 906 holiday homes

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 Utrecht?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Utrecht are:

  • Utrecht (UTC-Soesterberg Air Base): 1,125 holiday houses
  • Amsterdam Centraal Airport (ZYA): 2,189 holiday houses
  • Hoofddorp (QHZ): 2,450 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Utrecht?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Utrecht. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Amersfoort Station: 1,396 holiday rentals
  • Utrecht Central Station: 410 holiday rentals
  • Baarn Station: 1,402 holiday rentals
  • Amersfoort Animal Park: 1,383 holiday rentals
  • Cathedral of Saint Catherine: 397 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Utrecht listed on Stayz 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 homes.

Explore destinations around Utrecht

1,000 holiday rentals
111 holiday rentals
Wijk bij Duurstede
99 holiday rentals
108 holiday rentals
906 holiday rentals
Loenen aan de Vecht
558 holiday rentals
114 holiday rentals
144 holiday rentals
166 holiday rentals
70 holiday rentals
476 holiday rentals
80 holiday rentals
171 holiday rentals
212 holiday rentals
78 holiday rentals
58 holiday rentals
935 holiday rentals
79 holiday rentals
82 holiday rentals
143 holiday rentals