Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Zaventem

Come and experience Zaventem and its history, cathedral and culture. This welcoming city allures visitors with its forests and restaurants. NATO Headquarters and European Union Parliament Building are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Zaventem

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Zaventem a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mini-Europe (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Brabantse Golf (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Kampenhout Golf Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Brussels Aquarium (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Planckendael Zoo (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Stella Artois (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Zaventem

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Zaventem is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Malou Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Roodebeek Park (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Tervuren Arboretum (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Tervuren Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Jubilee Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Leopold Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Zaventem

The nearest airport is in Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National), located 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Antwerp (ANR-Antwerp Intl.), which is 22.1 mi (35.5 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Zaventem Station, Nossegem Station and Zaventem Brussels-National-Airport Railway Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Zaventem?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 749 holiday lettings near Zaventem. From 33 Houses to 663 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Zaventem is on HomeAway.

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

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 Zaventem:

  • European Quarter: 278 holiday homes
  • Sint-Joost: 353 holiday homes
  • Jacht: 77 holiday homes
  • Northern Quarter: 229 holiday homes
  • Dailly: 116 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 Zaventem?

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

  • Zaventem Station: 785 holiday lettings
  • Zaventem Brussels-National-Airport Railway Station: 724 holiday lettings
  • Brussels National Airport Station: 724 holiday lettings
  • Ottignies-Louvain-la-Neuve University Station: 809 holiday lettings
  • UZ Leuven Gasthuisberg Campus: 784 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Zaventem 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 Zaventem?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 33 Houses in Zaventem. Our other popular types of Zaventem holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 663 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 692 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Zaventem?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Zaventem. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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