Destination guide

The historic city of Dorsten awaits you

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Dorsten. One of the city's many top draws is its restaurants. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Dorsten

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Dorsten a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kornbrennerei Bockenhoff (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Movie Park Germany (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Wildpark Frankenhof (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Golf Club Schloss Horst (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • ZOOM Erlebniswelt (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Alpincenter Bottrop (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dorsten

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dorsten is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tetrahedon Bottrop (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Henrichenburg Boat Lift (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Bocholter Stadtwald (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Landscape Park (18.4 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Stadtgarten (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Grugapark Botanical Garden (19.7 mi / 31.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dorsten

The nearest airport is in Dortmund (DTM), located 30.1 mi (48.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), which is 31.4 mi (50.5 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Deuten Station, Wulfen Station and Hervest-Dorsten Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Dorsten?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 67 vacation rentals near Dorsten. From 6 Houses to 56 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 Dorsten for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Dorsten?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Dorsten. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Jewish Museum of Westphalia: 258 vacation rentals
  • Rhade Station: 124 vacation rentals
  • Deuten Station: 198 vacation rentals
  • Lembeck Station: 144 vacation rentals
  • Dorsten Station: 264 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dorsten listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Dorsten?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 6 Houses in Dorsten. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dorsten include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 56 rentals available
  • Country houses: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 55 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Dorsten?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 61 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Dorsten. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.