Destination guide

Artsy Bielefeld will entice you

Take a vacation to Bielefeld and enjoy the area's monuments, theater scene and history. Well known for its parks, museums and entertainment, this relaxing city won't disappoint. 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 Bielefeld

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Bielefeld 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:

  • Olderdissen Animal Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • H2O Herford Sports and Water Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Hortus Vitalis (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Zoo Safaripark Stukenbrock (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Biebeldorf (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Paderborner Land Golf Club (21.6 mi / 34.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bielefeld

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bielefeld is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bielefeld Japanese Garden (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Gradierwerken (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Guetersloh Botanical Garden (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Kurpark (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Gartenschaupark (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Kurpark (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Bielefeld

The nearest airport is in Paderborn (PAD-Paderborn - Lippstadt), located 28.7 mi (46.2 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Bielefeld Ost Station, Bielefeld Brackwede Station and Oldentrup Station are the main stations that serve the city. Catch a ride on the metro at Bielefeld Central Station to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay around Bielefeld, DE?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 69 vacation rentals near Bielefeld. From 64 condo and apartment rentals to 3 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Bielefeld for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Bielefeld?

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

  • Bielefeld Brake Station: 121 vacation rentals
  • Neustaedter Marienkirche: 126 vacation rentals
  • Bielefeld Hospital Chapel: 128 vacation rentals
  • Farmhouse Museum: 122 vacation rentals
  • Bielefeld Central Station: 128 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bielefeld listed on Vrbo 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 Condos/Apartments in Bielefeld?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 64 Condos/Apartments in Bielefeld. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bielefeld include:

  • Houses: 3 rentals available
  • Studios: 63 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bielefeld?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Bielefeld. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.