Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Volkmarsen

Enjoy the history and other features of Volkmarsen. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Volkmarsen

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

  • Escheberg Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Wilhelmsthal Palace Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Waldeck Golf Club (13 mi / 20.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Volkmarsen

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Volkmarsen. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Twistesee (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Kilianstollen Mine (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Drakenhoehlen (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Wilhelmsthal Palace Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Uferpromenade Waldeck (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Wilhelmshoehe Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Volkmarsen

The nearest airport is in Kassel (KSF-Calden), located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Paderborn (PAD-Paderborn - Lippstadt), which is 25.8 mi (41.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Volkmarsen Station, Külte-Wetterburg Station and Ehringen Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Volkmarsen?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 86 vacation rentals near Volkmarsen. From 32 Houses to 49 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 Volkmarsen for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Kugelsburg bei Volkmarsen: 545 vacation rentals
  • Warburg Scherfede Station: 225 vacation rentals
  • Godelheim Station: 240 vacation rentals
  • Willebadessen Station: 190 vacation rentals
  • Lauenförde-Beverungen Station: 191 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 32 Houses in Volkmarsen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Volkmarsen include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 49 rentals available
  • Farmhouses: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 48 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Volkmarsen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Volkmarsen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.