Where to stay around Ruhr?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 4,031 vacation rentals near Ruhr. From 1,839 Hotels to 1,791 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ruhr for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Ruhr?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ruhr. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Netherlands: 13,007 vacation rentals
  • Belgium: 6,966 vacation rentals
  • Cologne: 1,059 vacation rentals
  • Düsseldorf: 683 vacation rentals
  • Bonn: 327 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Ruhr! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Ruhr?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ruhr:

  • Cologne: 1,059 rentals
  • Düsseldorf: 683 rentals
  • Bonn: 327 rentals
  • Essen: 395 rentals
  • Aachen: 215 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Ruhr?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Ruhr are:

  • Munster Osnabruck Airport (FMO): 182 vacation rentals
  • Arnhem (QAR-Arnhem Bus Station): 848 vacation rentals
  • Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN): 1,021 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Travel to historic Ruhr

Enjoy the area's cathedral, museums and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Ruhr. This romantic city allures visitors with its shopping and cafés. Museum Kunstpalast, Rheydt Castle and Abteiberg Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities and attractions in Ruhr

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Ruhr a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • ZOOM Erlebniswelt (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Cranger Kirmes (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Golf Club Schloss Horst (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Tierpark und Fossilium Bochum (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Alpincenter Bottrop (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Movie Park Germany (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Ruhr

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Ruhr is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tetrahedon Bottrop (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Henrichenburg Boat Lift (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Stadtgarten (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Bochum Botanical Garden (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Grugapark Botanical Garden (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Baldeneysee (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)