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 highlights

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 accommodation are available around Municipality of Assen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 112 holiday rentals around Municipality of Assen. From 32 Houses to 9 Chalets, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Municipality of Assen is on Stayz.

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 Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Ubbena: 62 holiday rentals
  • Zeijerveld: 61 holiday rentals
  • Loon: 97 holiday rentals
  • Ter Aard: 57 holiday rentals
  • Zeijerveen: 56 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Assen! 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 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 rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Ubbena: 62 holiday homes
  • Zeijerveld: 61 holiday homes
  • Loon: 97 holiday homes
  • Ter Aard: 57 holiday homes
  • Zeijerveen: 56 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Assen Station: 341 holiday rentals
  • Drents Museum: 351 holiday rentals
  • Drentsche Golf: 333 holiday rentals
  • Kamp Westerbork: 350 holiday rentals
  • Verkeerspark Assen: 274 holiday rentals

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