Discover a selection of 24 holiday rentals in Ratekau, DE that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and stove. Prices start at £ 126 per night, and houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Ratekau. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Ratekau

Learn about the unique charm of Ratekau with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Ratekau

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Ratekau has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Timmendorfer Strand (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Ostsee Therme Scharbeutz (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Hansapark (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Grömitzer Wave (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Strandgrün Golf & Spa Resort Timmendorfer Strand (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Niendorf Bird Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ratekau

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Ratekau. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hemmelsdorfer See (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Timmendorfer Beach (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Niendorf Beach (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Scharbeutz Beach (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Priwall Peninsula (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Travemuende Beach (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Ratekau

Fly into Hamburg Airport (HAM), the closest airport, located 36.6 mi (59 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Lübeck (LBC), which is 9.8 mi (15.8 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Pansdorf Station.

What are the top holiday rentals in or near Ratekau?

Whether you want an intimate escape for you and your love or a sprawling house to fit friends and family, you'll find some top holiday rentals in and around Ratekau. Here are a couple to get you inspired:

  • "4 Star Holiday Home In Wendtorf" is a favourite with guests. Around 35 miles from Ratekau, it has 2 bedrooms and plenty of useful amenities, including a DVD player and a balcony.
  • "4 Star Holiday Home In Wendtorf" also promises a memorable getaway, offering 2 bedrooms, a dishwasher, a kitchen and more. It's around 35 miles from Ratekau.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Ratekau holiday rental for you.

What are the best tiny house holiday rentals in or near Ratekau?

You need only step inside one of Vrbo's tiny house holiday rentals in Ratekau to discover that amazing things really do come in little packages. Expertly designed to make use of every square inch of space, these fun-sized digs deliver a big holiday experience:

  • Escape from the world and disappear to "Unplug And Unwind In This Tiny Home Featured On Season 1 Hgtv Tiny House Hunter". This property in Wyk auf Foehr packs plenty of conveniences into its cosy space, such as a kitchen and nearby museums.
  • "Tiny Home With Hot Tub And Large Outdoor Deck W" in Rias Baixas is another superb option. A barbecue grill and an ocean view will help make your stay here even more cosy and comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Ratekau?

Select a gorgeous log cabin from the many in or near Ratekau and you'll soon be inside your wooden sanctuary, coffee in hand, unwinding by a glowing fire. But adventure is right outside your door too. These cabins offer a great mix of comfort and fun:

  • "Log Cabin With W - Lan And Large Winter Garden": This is the ideal base to experience some of the fun outdoor activities this region has on offer, including tennis and sledding.
  • "Log Cabin In The Baltic Sea Resort Of Dampland": Spend some time enjoying all the creature comforts at this hideout. If you can tear yourself away from your comfy digs, cycling and mountain biking will get your blood flowing.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in or near Ratekau?

Nothing beats a quick break to lift your mood. If you're ready for some good old-fashioned R&R, these popular weekend getaways in and around Ratekau make the ideal base for a mini break:

  • If spending time in the great outdoors is a top priority for you, book a couple of nights at "5 Star Holiday Home In Großenbrode". Around 30 miles northeast of Ratekau, it's near Meeschendorf Beach and Groemitz Beach. Top amenities at this property include a TV and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • "5 Star Holiday Home In Großenbrode" is also perfect for a whirlwind holiday. Located around 30 miles to the northeast of Ratekau, this holiday rental comes with amenities such as a microwave oven and a washing machine. Strand Fehmarnsund and Fehmarn Aquarium should be on your itinerary if you stay here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Ratekau?

Discover the lifestyle and culture of Ratekau from the privacy and comfort of your own studio apartment. Whether you're looking to take time out on your own or have fun with a few buddies, you'll find the perfect studio apartment in or near Ratekau:

  • Explore the world around you and then sleep soundly at "Apartment 1 - Apartments In The Beach Road". This holiday rental is a great base for discovering the sights and features amenities including WiFi and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • Alternatively, slip into holiday mode at "Appartement Silbermöve Amh/002", which comes with conveniences such as a stovetop and a fridge.

When it's time to leave your studio apartment and cross off the sights, there's plenty to keep you on the move around Ratekau. Interested in cultural attractions? Visit Dolmen of Lehmsiek and Museum for Geological History.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Ratekau?

Just because you only have a few short days free doesn't mean you need to spend it in a dull hotel room. Get away but still have the home comforts you need at one of these short-term rentals in or around Ratekau:

  • Nice and close to the centre of Ratekau, "4 Star Holiday Home In Wendtorf" is a terrific base for a whirlwind break. While you're about, don't miss leading sights like Kiel Canal and Rendsburg High Bridge.
  • Roll out of bed, make a coffee and then begin planning what to see around "5 Star Holiday Home In Grossenbrode". Christian Curch and Rendsburg Jewish Museum should be on your itinerary if you choose to stay at this appealing rental.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Ratekau?

You'll find some impressive mansions for rent in and around Ratekau. If you're on the lookout for somewhere spacious with a large dollop of wow factor, these architectural stunners will not disappoint:

  • Located about 16 miles to the northeast of Ratekau, "Historic Highlands Mansion - - In The Best Part Of The City" is the place to go to relax and unwind in luxury. Amenities on offer here include a fireplace and a swimming pool.
  • Another option is "Modern Log Mansion "alaska Adventure Lodge" Hot Tub". Around 7 miles to the south of Ratekau, this swanky holiday rental is the crème-de-la-crème of style and character and comes with golf, a fireplace and more.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in or near Ratekau?

If you're itching to escape for a couple of days, lock in a holiday house in Offendorf. This popular neighbourhood is around 2 miles southeast of Ratekau. Alternatively, round up a few friends and have a blast in Sereetz. It's about 2 miles south of central Ratekau and also suited to a weekend getaway.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in or near Ratekau?

Holiday with others and boost your odds of having fun. Whether you're planning an active escape with your besties or an overdue family reunion, there's no shortage of large group holiday rentals in and near Ratekau:

  • You'll have loads of space to move around at "5 Bedroom Accommodation In Travemünde". Around 6 miles east of Ratekau, this impressive property has 5 bedrooms sleeping up to 12 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including a sauna and a water park.
  • Invite up to 17 of your best friends to "Condo With Fireplace And Balcony Near The Lake | Ice Rink" and fill its spaces with love and laughter. This popular option has 9 bedrooms and is around 6 miles to the northwest of central Ratekau. It's packed with features to keep large groups happy and comfortable, including a garden and a swimming pool.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Ratekau?

A pool is often a must-have when choosing where to stay, especially if you've got kids in tow. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Ratekau and fill your days with frolicking and fun:

  • Treat your loved ones to an unforgettable stay at "Green House, Belmont Classic/modern Reno". There's plenty to love about this retreat besides its pool, such as towels and a smart TV.
  • Spend lazy days splashing around or enjoying peaceful moments by the water at "Best House In Gavar". This holiday rental is also a firm favourite and comes with a kitchen, a DVD player and more.

Ratekau has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging between 55null and 70null. But you don't have to wait until summertime to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Ratekau holiday rental and plan your escape for any time of year.