Destination guide

Travel to historic Alken

Enjoy the history and other features of Alken. This welcoming city allures visitors with its shopping and restaurants. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Alken

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Alken has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tiererlebnispark Bell (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Deichwelle Neuwied (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Wild- und Freizeitpark Klotten (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Butterfly Garden Sayn Palace (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Hieronimi Winery (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Zoo Neuwied (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alken

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Alken is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rheinanlagen Rose Garden (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Belvedere Koblenz (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Loreley (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Butterfly Garden Sayn Palace (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Laacher See (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Moselle Promenade (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Alken

Fly into Frankfurt (HHN-Frankfurt - Hahn), the closest airport, located 22 mi (35.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.), which is 50.6 mi (81.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Alken?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 232 vacation rentals near Alken. From 43 Houses to 181 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 Alken for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Thurant Castle: 667 vacation rentals
  • St. Goar KD: 518 vacation rentals
  • Stahleck Castle: 449 vacation rentals
  • Koblenz Central Station: 497 vacation rentals
  • Burg Eltz: 807 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alken 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 Alken?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 43 Houses in Alken. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alken include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 181 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Chalets: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Alken?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 51 vacation rentals with pool available in Alken. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.