Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Nijlen getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Nijlen with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Antwerp Zoo and Rubens House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Nijlen

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Nijlen has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Antwerp Zoo (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Bossenstein Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Hidrodoe (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Witbos Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Ternesse Golf Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Rinkven Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Nijlen

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Nijlen is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Averegten Provincial Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Schranshoeve Sprookjeshuis Provincial Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Rivierenhof Provincial Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Middelheim Park (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • De Nekker (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Tivoli Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)

Transportation to and around Nijlen

Fly into Antwerp (ANR-Antwerp Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Brussels (BRU-Brussels - National), which is 19.2 mi (30.9 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Nijlen Station or Kessel Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Nijlen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 72 holiday lettings near Nijlen. From 12 Houses to 43 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 Nijlen is on HomeAway.

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

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 Nijlen:

  • Northern Quarter: 156 holiday homes
  • Zuid: 61 holiday homes
  • Dailly: 94 holiday homes
  • Brabantwijk: 103 holiday homes
  • Josaphat: 15 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 Nijlen?

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

  • UZ Leuven Gasthuisberg Campus: 693 holiday lettings
  • NATO Headquarters: 717 holiday lettings
  • Bobbejaanland: 45 holiday lettings
  • Brussels Museum of Industry and Labour-La Fonderie: 723 holiday lettings
  • Holandse Synagoge: 163 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 12 Houses in Nijlen. Our other popular types of Nijlen holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Nijlen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Nijlen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.