Bonheiden is a great place to base yourself while you are in Antwerp as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are nearby. Two sights that should top every visitor’s list is the wonderful Planckendael Zoo and the much-loved St. Rumbolds Cathedral. Two other popular spots that are located nearby Bonheiden are Brusselpoort and the Vrijbroekpark Provincial Country Park.
If you’re a sports lover, don’t miss the opportunity to see local legends, the Yellow Red Koninklijke Voetbalclub Mechelen, doing battle in nearby Veolia Stadium Achter de Kazerne, Mechelen. On game days follow the river of yellow and red, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join local soccer lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
Finding somewhere comfortable to rest your head around Bonheiden is simple. The Sheraton Brussels Airport Hotel, Zaventem, the Campanile Hotel Brussel / Bruxelles - Vilvoorde and the Hotel Mercure Mechelen Vé are just three of the most popular accommodation options here.