Schaerbeek is more than just a peculiar name, it’s a municipality with a deep-rooted history. Found in the heart of Brussels, this area was once known as the City of Donkeys, a name that came from the use of donkeys by traders of sour cherries. You can still find lots of donkeys in Josaphat Park, the area’s largest and most beautiful public park. Josaphat should be at the top of your list of places to visit while here.
The streets of Schaerbeek are lined with magnificent buildings, which boast stunning architectural design. For instance, the 16th-century Schaerbeek Town Hall is a stunning piece of work. With plenty of places to visit and things to do, you’ll need a cozy place to call home. Here’s a list of the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Schaerbeek, Belgium. Scroll down to find out more.
Located just 10 minutes from the heart of the city, this rental is a convenient place to call home, while in Schaerbeek. Its also just a 10-minute walk from the tube station, making it easy to connect to most of the city. The rental is an apartment found in a home that dates back to the 1900s. Its old charm is evident in parts like its chimney and wood floor.
There’s a single bedroom and this accommodation is apt for two guests. You’ll get to enjoy a home-away-from-home charm in this rental. It’s endowed with a fully-furnished living space, a large, well-equipped kitchen and a spacious courtyard, where you can chill out.
the birdie roomSchaerbeek, Bruxelles, Belgium
Top guest reviewsthe room is spacious with a large mattress and i felt very comfortable staying therewe had freedom to use her kitchenwe stayed at deborah's room for two nights and it was perfectthe room was just okthe bed is extremely comfortable and so huge that it could serve a whole familyeverything was very clean and neatit was clean and spaciousthe room is clean and spaciousthe room and bathroom was clean and comfortablethe room is in basement room itself was clean we get towels which we could use
Host:deborah was a very nice hostfriendly reception by deborah and fabricedeborah was a fabulous hostvery welcoming and helpful hostdeborah was really kind and helpfulRead more reviewsvery good location close to city centerthe location is great with very close subway and bus stops that are serviced even late at nightand a great bus to city not to far awaythe accommodation is comfortable and well located to access easily to the city center by busvery nice place close to grand place
This rental is a one-bedroom apartment that’s able to host up to four guests. It’s located just a short distance from Brussels’ Josaphat district. With attractions like the Rue Neuve, the Grand Place and the Atomium up to 5 km (3 miles) away, staying here places you at the heart of all the action.
Sitting in a 19th-century house, this apartment is designed to offer comfort and luxury to its guests. It boasts a stunning living space that holds a sofa bed and a flat-screen television. Adjacent to it is a dining area, which is tastefully furnished and spacious. If you’re keen on preparing your own meals, you’ll enjoy using the large, well-equipped kitchen. And, at the end of the day, settle down in the cozy bedroom, which holds a plush double bed.
Proche du centre de Bruxelles - 60 m²Schaerbeek, Bruxelles, Belgium
Top guest reviewswi-fi is stable and works fine in every part of the apartmentvery nice apartment modern decorationthe apartment was perfect and had everything we neededthe bed was large and comfortable and with the shutters closed the room was literally pitch blackgood flat with plenty of roomgreat apartments :) clean and comfortablethe apartment is clean and very spaciouseverything there is cleanamazing clean apartment with lots of resturants nearbyapartment is as described and was clean upon arrival
Host:dylan is a very good hostcommunicative and helpful hostdylan is an excellent hostthe host is very kind and thoughtfulthe host was friendly and very helpfulRead more reviewscomfortable apartment near the railway stationthe location is pretty peacefulvery nice apartment close to public transit grocery stores and good good restaurantsgreat size and nice location in belgiumamazing appartment in a great location where you can find everything you need
Stay in this apartment, that’s in a typical Brussels townhouse, located in Schaerbeek. It sits in the attic space of the house and is accessible via stairs. Its design gives it lots of space, in which you’ll find elegant furniture. There’s a mezzanine floor, elevated from the main space, in which the sleeping area is found. There is also a private bathroom on this floor, however, there is no kitchen. This rental comfortably sleeps up to four guests with a double bed found on the mezzanine and two single beds on the lower floor.
Duplex, typisch Brussels herenhuis.Schaerbeek, Brussels, BelgiumSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe duplex is so nice cozy and romantic and i have loved the beautiful view from the windowthe main bed is very comfortable and the bathroom is lovelythe bathroom is beautifulmy friend was in the room so they left immediatelyclean and efficientthe apartment was clean and spaciousvery nice spotless appartement with a warm welcomelucile's flat was clean and tidythe place is very clean & the bed was comfy
Host:lucile is an amazing hostlucile was kind and helpfullucile is a wonderful host kind and caringhighly recommended lucile is a great hostshe was incredibly kindRead more reviewsexcellent location - very quiet place in green areabest of all: near the train station and trem for easy transporteasily accessible by tram lines the station is just a few minutes by walkthe location suited me very well is close to various buses/trams and is opposite a supermarketit was easy to get a bus to the centre of brussels the following day
With two bedrooms, this rental is able to comfortably host up to five guests. This spacious loft apartment is found conveniently close to the city center and allows you to easily access the best attractions, bars, restaurants and shopping outlets. This modern space is exquisite, elegantly designed and it oozes luxury. There is fancy furniture in the living space, as well as large windows, which reveal the beautiful city outside.
The open kitchen is adjacent to the living area and is a space where you can easily prepare your own meals, thanks to the modern appliances installed. All bedrooms are cozy with plush beds in each.
Vaste appartement lumineux à quelques minutes du centre de BruxellesSchaerbeek, Bruxelles, BelgiumSuperhost
Top guest reviewsa lovely modern apartment/loft with underfloor heating and ample self catering facilitiesit is a really nice apartment with all good equipmentdirk's flat is extremely spacious and clean and tidydirk's place was gorgeous extremely clean and comfortablereally stylish and clean placevery good big apartment clean and new designwe had a lovely stay at dirk's apartment it was super clean and spacious
Host:the host is an excellent communicator and responds to questions without delayit is obvious that the owner cares a great deal about this spaceawesome host just booked the second time feels already like home yethe is a responsive and organised hostRead more reviewsgreat location right between the airport and the european parliamentthe location is quiet and calmeasy travel to airport or to the close locations (no traffic almost)perfect location to get into the city and for local shopsgood place if i have chance to come i will also choose this apartment
This luxurious rental has close proximity to the city center, where you’ll enjoy exploring the plethora of restaurants and stores in the area. Also, the Grand Place is found a short walk away and, since there is public transport nearby, you’ll be able to venture farther off. This rental is ideal for two guests. It has a beautiful, well-furnished interior, in which there’s a flat-screen television for entertainment, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a spacious bathroom. The bedroom boasts a queen bed, which promises total comfort at the end of your day of exploration.
Brussels Nice Apart near EU Grand plac free GarageSchaerbeek, Bruxelles, BelgiumSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe bed is huge the well stocked pantry/refrigerator belgian beers chocolates ice cream and fruit were so thoughtfulthe bathroom is gorgeous and they really use the most of all of the space in this apartmentwe would definitely recommend looking for this apartment during your stay in belgiumtowels and bed linen were clean the kitchen was perfectthe apartment is very clean and comfortablethe apartment is clean well furnished and comfortableclean and nice apartment with all the basic you needimmaculately clean apartment and very accommodating hosts
Host:mary is also excellent hostthe hosts are greatamazing friendliness of the hostshosts were very nicemary is a wonderful very attentive and hospitable hostRead more reviewssecure parking is included a short walk from the apartmentwhat a delightful place to stay perfectly placed for a trip to visit brussels with great public transport linkstheir apartment was very nice and comfortable as well as in a convenient location
Though it’s a studio apartment, this rental can host up to three guests. It sits in the basement of the main house with a window that looks up on to the street. Guests also have access to the home’s main living room, a vast, well-furnished space. You’ll also be able to enjoy modern amenities, like a dishwasher, washing machine, Wi-Fi and a television. This studio has its own dedicated access via the garage, so you’re assured of total privacy, while here.
Rubens StudioSchaerbeek, Bruxelles, Belgium
Top guest reviewswe enjoyed our stay wifi was very good also usefull to researche about places we want to visitkitchen area very equipped however which was very usefulthe kitchen was really big also liked the bathroom setupthe flat is clean and nicethe apartment was clean and uniquely decoratedyou won’t be provided with clean / new linens & towels so bring your owngreat communication the apartment is super clean and as described great place thank you joel :)there was plenty kitchenaries and toaletries and everything was clean and soft
Host:great host that communicated wellplace itself and host were nicejoel was a great hostexcellent host and great stayfantastic property and wonderful hostRead more reviewsgood location between areasclose enough to train stations and the main brussels-north station so that is goodthe location of the airbnb is greatanother plus is the location - it is close to many beautiful places and parks in brusselsthe nord train station was about a 15 minute walk and provided very easy access to/from the airport
Enjoy a stunning view of the city from this second-floor duplex. Recently renovated, the rental bears a stunning appeal that oozes luxury. Three guests can comfortably stay in this studio apartment. Divided into two floors, the lower floor houses the entrance, where a double bed is found. Go up the stairs and you’re ushered into the kitchen/dining space, where you’ll find all the necessary modern cooking appliances and a set of beautiful furniture. Here, there’s also a flat-screen television, for your entertainment.
StudioSchaerbeek, Bruxelles, BelgiumSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe room is even better than photos bus and tram are 400m from yaro’s placethe rooms are at the top of 3 flights of stairs with two very comfortable bedswe had a lovely 3 night stay at yaro’s apartmentthe room is on the 3rd floor so lots of stairs but didn't bother uswe were totally comfortable there and enjoyed exploring brussels on yaro's recommendationeverything was super clean and nice decoratedvery clean very safe-feelingyaro’s place was lovely clean and comfortableoutstandingly clean great locationthe bathroom is big and very clean the shower was perfect also
Host:lovely apartment and very nice hostlovely place lovely host :-)host is very nicethe host was very nice and friendlyyaro was an amazing hostRead more reviewsthe location is excellentsuper close to public transit and brussels nord stationeverything good with the locationgreat location and beautiful spacelocation was great with a short walk to shops and the tram to take you into central brussels
This next rental is located a half hour away from the heart of Brussels and is only 10 minutes from Josaphat Park, one of Brussels’ biggest parks. Found on the house’s third floor, access to this rental is via the stairs, as there isn’t an elevator. It’s a one-bedroom unit, one that can host up to four guests. The apartment is spacious, with elegant furniture inside.
There is also a kitchen, which boasts all the necessary equipment, for those who love preparing their own meals. And the bathroom is a den of relaxation, a space where you can soak in the tub, as you unwind at the end of an exciting day out.
Cozy Private DuplexSchaerbeek, Bruxelles, Belgium
Top guest reviewsthe apartment matches the photos listed perfect size for two peopleperfect place to stay clean and tidy fantasticit was great accessible and cleanthe apartment itself is really nice clean and cosythe place is clean and pretty nice to spend a few days inits a charming clean and cossy place with a pretty cool host
Host:sol was a great hosthe was a great hoston another note sol was a great hostnice spacious place and helpful friendly hosthost is good for response and the space is quite goodRead more reviewsgroceries stores near of it good possibilities with car and metrocozy duplex flat in a great locationgreat location and perfect place for the weekendwithin walking distance of noord train station little kitchen super comfy bed and nice bathroomwe enjoyed our stay nice cosey appartment at walking distance of the city center
Enjoy staying close to the center of Brussels in this rental, which is found just 15 minutes away. In this part of Schaerbeek, you’ll be able to take a short walk to the stunning Josaphat Park. And, when you want to eat out, there are restaurants and bars found just a short walk away. Rented out is a private room in an apartment. It has a private bathroom, though the toilet is separate. Guests also get access to the living room and, for those who wish to prepare a meal, the kitchen is also open.
Chambre chez l'habitant - Bruxelles Schaerbeek
Ideal for couples, this studio apartment is able to comfortably accommodate up to two guests. It’s located in Schaerbeek, conveniently close to all the amenities in the area. With only 20 minutes from the center, you’ll easily reach the best restaurants and stores in the area.
This apartment has a vibrant appeal, thanks to the clever use of color. It’s an attractive space that places you right at ease. There’s an elegant living space that’s complemented by large windows and stunning furniture. For those who love to cook, there’s a well-equipped kitchen, just for you. The bedroom is also spacious, holding a double bed inside it.
Comfortable studioSchaerbeek, Bruxelles, Belgium
Top guest reviewsonly the kitchen and the bath was a bit old but it was not a problem for uswe had a great time living in sols apartmentwe stayed two nights in the apartment and had a great timetowels and bedding were clean as was the overall roomlinens and towels were clean and bed was very comfortableflat was clean and very comfortablethere is nice flat clean comfortablebut the apartment wasn’t clean enough - the kitchen and bathroom was not clean well
Host:the owner is very nice and helpfulmichell was a lovely hostthe host was extremely helpful as wellhe is kind and welcomingvery spacious and lovely hostRead more reviewsthe location is quite good close to public transportation and a 10 min ride to the main squareas for location it is perfectmichell's apartment is located in a calm neighborhood not far from the city centernice and affordable stay close to public transportthe location of the flat is great good neighborhood close to the center and to public transport
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Schaerbeek enjoys a close proximity to the center of Brussels. This district is perfect for those who wish to explore the surrounding areas and more, indulge in Belgian cuisine and be immersed in the culture. With the rentals above, you won’t need to rush your vacation. Book a place to stay and stay a while in this fascinating destination.
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