Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Brakel

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Brakel. This city has something for everyone. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Brakel

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Brakel has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bad Pyrmont Golf Club (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Hufeland Therme (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Brakel

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Brakel is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Schieder (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Externsteine (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Arminiuspark (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Adlerwarte Berlebeck (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Bad Pyrmont Kurpark (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Alaris Butterfly Park (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Brakel

The nearest airport is in Kassel (KSF-Calden), located 22.2 mi (35.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Paderborn (PAD-Paderborn - Lippstadt), which is 25 mi (40.2 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Brakel Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Brakel, DE?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 121 vacation rentals around Brakel. From 24 house rentals to 90 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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

  • Brakel (Höxter) Station: 273 vacation rentals
  • Brakel Rathaus: 296 vacation rentals
  • Schloss Rheder: 233 vacation rentals
  • Husarenmuseum Rheder: 233 vacation rentals
  • Godelheim Station: 276 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Brakel 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 Houses in Brakel?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 24 Houses in Brakel. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Brakel include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 90 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Brakel?

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