Destination guide

Travel to friendly Ratekau

Learn about the unique charm of Ratekau with a stay in a private vacation home. This welcoming city has many special qualities. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Ratekau

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Ratekau has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • SEA LIFE Timmendorfer Strand (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Niendorf Bird Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Nature Reserve Wakenitz (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Hansapark (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Tigerpark Dassow (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Golf Club Segeberg eV (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ratekau

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Ratekau. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Niendorf Bird Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Nature Reserve Wakenitz (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Großer Eutiner See (13.3 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Ratzeburger See (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • The Groom Oak (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Kurpark Malente (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ratekau

Fly into Luebeck (LBC), the closest airport, located 11 mi (17.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Hamburg (HAM), which is 37.9 mi (61.1 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Pansdorf Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Ratekau?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 4,488 house rentals around Ratekau. From 622 Houses to 3,783 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 Ratekau is on HomeAway.

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

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 Ratekau:

  • Häven: 57 vacation rentals
  • Dänischburg - Siems - Rangenberg - Wallberg: 15 vacation rentals
  • Klingberg: 46 vacation rentals
  • Sankt Gertrud: 41 vacation rentals
  • Travemünde: 827 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 Ratekau?

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

  • Pansdorf Station: 5,983 home rentals
  • Theater Combinale: 4,549 home rentals
  • Bad Schwartau Station: 5,405 home rentals
  • Großer Eutiner See: 6,769 home rentals
  • Lübeck Hochschulstadtteil Station: 4,403 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 622 Houses in Ratekau. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ratekau include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,783 lodging choices
  • Villas: 11 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 21 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ratekau?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 384 vacation homes with pool available in Ratekau.

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