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5 Travelers rated Leeuwarden highly for Museums and Monuments

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Leeuwarden Travel Guide

Where is Leeuwarden?

The excitement's beginning to bubble inside. You're just about to book your ticket. But hang on a sec — you don't have the foggiest idea where Leeuwarden is! Allow us to point you in the right direction.

It lies roughly 70 miles northeast of Amsterdam, the national capital, and 4 miles south of Stiens.

Ready to rub shoulders with the locals? 91,000 people call this part of Friesland home.

Places to Visit in Leeuwarden

A fascinating sight in this locale is the Het Princessehof. Be sure to put aside an afternoon to discover it.

Whether you'd like to worship or learn a little about the story behind the building, Grote Kerk is a fascinating outing. Need some more options? Does it have an impact? What was the artist attempting to achieve? Ask yourself these and other questions as you wander the corridors of Fries Museum, a renowned art museum. But wait, that's not all! Appreciate the ambience at Waagplein, a historic market space that's popular with both visitors and locals.

Car Rentals in Leeuwarden

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Where to stay in Leeuwarden – Hotel Accommodation

At present, we have just 13 hotels in Leeuwarden. Move fast and lock in a room — or you could miss out!

Renowned high-end accommodations in Leeuwarden include the Post-Plaza Hotel & Grand Café and the Fletcher Hotel-Paleis Stadhouderlijk Hof. Alternatively, staying at a lower-priced hotel like the Hotel 't Anker (Eewal 73) and the B&B Mill View (Uniawei 45) will enable you to spend more money on awesome Leeuwarden activities and experiences.

Nearest Airports to Leeuwarden

Airports. They can be a bit of a hassle, but traveling would certainly be a lot harder without them! The closest to Leeuwarden is Eelde Airport (GRQ). It's located 35 miles from the downtown area.

Popular Places to Visit Near Leeuwarden

If you're traveling to Leeuwarden, you aren't just limited to this location. Aduard is just 25 miles from here and features a great range of nearby things to do, including the Groninger Museum. Grote Markt is another unmissable sight. If you've got enough time, try to see both of them.

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Top Rated Hotels for your Leeuwarden Vacation

Oranje Hotel Leeuwarden
Oranje Hotel Leeuwarden
4.0 out of 5.0 Stationsweg 4, Leeuwarden
4.3/5 (3 reviews)

It is old but very clean and has a rich history having been there 140 years. it so convenient across the street from the train station, and easy walking to shops and cente of town. in 2017 we stayed here two weeks this time 9 days

Reviewed on May 22, 2019
Oranje Hotel Leeuwarden features free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour business center, and a computer station. If you drive, self parking is EUR 13.50 per night, ...
Fletcher Hotel-Paleis Stadhouderlijk Hof
Fletcher Hotel-Paleis Stadhouderlijk Hof
4.0 out of 5.0 Hofplein 29, Leeuwarden
4.0/5 (2 reviews)

This was an amazing hotel right in the middle of an amazingly beautiful city. I couldn't have asked for a better location, visit or hotel.

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2018
Fletcher Hotel-Paleis Stadhouderlijk Hof features free WiFi in public areas, conference space, and a business center. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual ...
Leeuwarder Euro Hotel
Leeuwarder Euro Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0 Europaplein 20, Leeuwarden
4.5/5 (2 reviews)

Good location, helpful staff. Great breakfast (loved the griddle to make your own eggs and bacon. Nice selection of local food items including Frisian bread.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2019
At Leeuwarder Euro Hotel, guests have access to free WiFi in public areas, a meeting room, and free newspapers. Free parking is included with your stay. Front-desk ...

Things To Do during your Leeuwarden Vacation

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