Groningen is not only a vibrant student city, it is also a very nice city to live in as a family with children. Groningen has enough to offer for this category of house hunters as well: nice houses, child-friendly neighborhoods with elementary school, parks, sports facilities and culture. As a young family you will eventually need more space and perhaps a garden. If you are looking for rental properties in Groningen, there are plenty of nice neighborhoods to settle down in.
Newest houses in Groningen
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About renting rentals in Groningen
Due to the popularity of the city, the demand for rental properties in Groningen is high. For rental properties in Groningen you will therefore in most cases end up in one of the neighborhoods further outside the city center, especially if you also want lots of space and a garden or terrace. However, all residential areas in Groningen have good public transport connections, and you can also get to the city center in no time by bike.
Popular areas for rentals in Groningen
If you would like to live closer to the center, you will usually end up with smaller rental properties in, for example, the Schilderswijk, such as ground floor apartments or upper floors. This district full of beautiful old mansions is located near the center and near the popular Noorderplantsoen, which is a wonderful park for young and old. The Zeeheldenbuurt, Oosterpoort, Korrewegwijk and Rivierenbuurt are popular neighborhoods with many rental properties, thanks to the convenient location near the center and schools. Rental properties in these neighborhoods are also popular with young families.
The Oranjebuurt is a very popular and child-friendly neighborhood. The Noorderplantsoen is right in the center of the neighborhood where you can enjoy walking, sports and play. The center of Groningen is easy and quick to reach. In the nearby shopping center of Paddepoel you can easily do your daily shopping. In the Oranje neighbourhood there are also plenty of cosy pubs and restaurants.
The Helpman neighbourhood is also worth mentioning and is one of the most popular neighbourhoods in the city of Groningen for families. The district is known for its attractive 1930s homes with plenty of greenery. There are plenty of shopping opportunities, there is a swimming pool, a choice of several elementary school, secondary schools and nurseries. Even for good restaurants you do not have to leave the neighborhood.
Whether you are looking for apartments for rent in Groningen close to the city center or nice and quiet in a suburb with plenty of outdoor space and facilities for growing children, put your criteria in a row, and check out the offer.