Destination guide

The historic area of Bad Arolsen awaits your stay

Come and experience Bad Arolsen and its monuments, history and theater scene. Well known for its museums, shopping and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Bad Arolsen

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Bad Arolsen a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Escheberg Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Waldeck Golf Club (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Wilhelmsthal Palace Park (16.8 mi / 27 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bad Arolsen

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bad Arolsen is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Twistesee (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Kilianstollen Mine (9 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Drakenhoehlen (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Uferpromenade Waldeck (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Strandbad Waldeck (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Badestrand Rehbach (13 mi / 20.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Bad Arolsen

The nearest airport is in Kassel (KSF-Calden), located 15.8 mi (25.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Paderborn (PAD-Paderborn - Lippstadt), which is 24 mi (38.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Bad Arolsen Station, Mengeringhausen Station and Külte-Wetterburg Station are the main stations in the city.

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

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

  • STATT Theater: 819 vacation rentals
  • Schloss Arolsen: 682 vacation rentals
  • Bad Arolsen Station: 720 vacation rentals
  • Mengeringhausen Station: 825 vacation rentals
  • Bad Arolsen Museum: 691 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bad Arolsen 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 Bad Arolsen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 94 Houses in Bad Arolsen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bad Arolsen include:

  • Bungalows: 12 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 rentals available
  • Farmhouses: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bad Arolsen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Bad Arolsen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.