Destination guide

Travel to historic Innenstadt

Take a vacation to Innenstadt and enjoy the area's cathedral, museums and history. This romantic city allures visitors with its shopping and cafés. For a bit of culture, visit Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Romano-Germanic Museum or Volkstheater Millowitsch. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Innenstadt

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Innenstadt a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Claudius Therme (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Odysseum (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Cologne Cable Car (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Cologne Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • MMC Studios (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Aqualand Freizeitbad am Fuhlinger See (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Innenstadt

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Innenstadt is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Volksgarten (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Stadtgarten (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Flora Cologne (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Forstbotanischer Garten Koln (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Flittarder Rheinaue (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Japanischer Garten (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Innenstadt

Fly into Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn), the closest airport, located 7.5 mi (12.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), which is 25 mi (40.3 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Cologne Central Station, Cologne Messe-Deutz Station and Cologne Hansaring Station are the main stations in the city. You can get around Innenstadt by catching a ride on the metro at Heumarkt U-Bahn, Severinstrasse U-Bahn or Neumarkt U-Bahn.

Where to stay around Innenstadt, Cologne?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 119 vacation rentals near Innenstadt. From 112 Condos/Apartments to 112 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Innenstadt for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Innenstadt?

Whether you're traveling 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 Innenstadt:

  • Altstadt: 51 vacation rentals
  • Düsseldorf-Eller: 32 vacation rentals
  • Rodenkirchen District: 31 vacation rentals
  • Nippes: 43 vacation rentals
  • Düsseldorf-Bilk: 49 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Colonius: 678 vacation rentals
  • Rheinau Harbour: 647 vacation rentals
  • Cologne Kathe Kollwitz Museum: 657 vacation rentals
  • Chocolate Museum: 658 vacation rentals
  • Museum of East Asian Art: 651 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 112 Condos/Apartments in Innenstadt. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Innenstadt include:

  • Studios: 112 rentals available
  • Hotels: 5 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Innenstadt?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Innenstadt. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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