Destination guide

Artsy Castrop-Rauxel will entice you

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Castrop-Rauxel. This welcoming city is known for its football games, gardens and bars. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Castrop-Rauxel

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Castrop-Rauxel has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kletterhalle Bergwerk (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Tierpark und Fossilium Bochum (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Cranger Kirmes (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • ZOOM Erlebniswelt (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Dortmund Zoo (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Royal Saint Barbara's Dortmund Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Castrop-Rauxel

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Castrop-Rauxel. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Henrichenburg Boat Lift (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Westfalenpark Dortmund (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Rombergpark Botanical Garden (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Bochum Botanical Garden (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Tetrahedon Bottrop (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Stadtgarten (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Castrop-Rauxel

The nearest airport is in Dortmund (DTM), located 13.5 mi (21.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), which is 30.7 mi (49.4 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Castrop-Rauxel Central Station, Castrop-Rauxel Süd Station and Castrop-Rauxel Merklinde Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Castrop-Rauxel?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 104 vacation rentals near Castrop-Rauxel. From 9 Houses to 5 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Castrop-Rauxel for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Castrop-Rauxel?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 9 Houses in Castrop-Rauxel. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Castrop-Rauxel include:

  • Bungalows: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Castrop-Rauxel?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 81 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Castrop-Rauxel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.