Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Olfen getaway

Experience the unique character of Olfen with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Olfen

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Olfen a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Werne Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Kletterhalle Bergwerk (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Royal Saint Barbara's Dortmund Golf Club (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Cranger Kirmes (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Dortmund Zoo (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Tierpark und Fossilium Bochum (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Olfen

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

  • Henrichenburg Boat Lift (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Westfalenpark Dortmund (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Rombergpark Botanical Garden (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Rhode Park (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Olfen

The nearest airport is in Dortmund (DTM), located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Münster (FMO-Münster - Osnabrueck Intl.), which is 32.3 mi (52 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Olfen?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 59 house rentals around Olfen. From 7 Houses to 51 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Olfen is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Olfen?

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

  • Stadtbezirke IX: 26 vacation rentals
  • Innenstadt-West: 24 vacation rentals
  • Stadtbezirke II: 26 vacation rentals
  • Bochum Süd: 18 vacation rentals
  • Bredeney: 15 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Olfen?

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

  • Nottuln-Appelhülsen Station: 126 home rentals
  • Ruhr University Bochum: 388 home rentals
  • Coesfeld (Westf) Station: 91 home rentals
  • Dortmund (DTZ-Dortmund Central Train Station): 203 home rentals
  • Herne-Börnig Station: 341 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 7 Houses in Olfen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Olfen include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 51 lodging choices
  • Studios: 51 lodging choices

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 48 vacation homes with internet/wifi available in Olfen.