Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Amsterdam

Come and experience Amsterdam and its wineries, churches and architecture. Renowned for its riverfront, shopping and baseball games, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Amsterdam

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Amsterdam a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Adirondack Animal Land (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Maple Ski Ridge (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Tarks Indoor Golf (21.8 mi / 35 km)
  • Canajoharie Golf and Country Club (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
  • Saratoga Farmers Market (23 mi / 36.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Amsterdam

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Amsterdam. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Saratoga Spa State Park (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Congress Park (22.6 mi / 36.3 km)
  • Canfield Casino (22.7 mi / 36.5 km)
  • Yaddo Gardens (23.6 mi / 38 km)
  • Central Park Rose Garden (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Clifton Common (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)

How to get to and around Amsterdam

The nearest airport is in Schenectady, NY (SCH-Schenectady County), located 14.8 mi (23.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.), which is 23.4 mi (37.7 km) away.

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

Where to stay around Amsterdam?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 23 holiday lettings near Amsterdam. From 11 Houses to 2 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 Amsterdam is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Amsterdam?

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

  • Walter Elwood Museum: 117 holiday lettings
  • Amsterdam Station: 110 holiday lettings
  • Union College: 257 holiday lettings
  • Schoharie Valley Railroad Museum: 36 holiday lettings
  • Howe Caverns: 37 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 11 Houses in Amsterdam. Our other popular types of Amsterdam holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Amsterdam?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Amsterdam. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.