Discover a selection of 180 vacation rentals in Dortmund, DE that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and swimming pools. Prices start at $51 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Dortmund. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Dortmund
Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Dortmund

Take a vacation to Dortmund and enjoy the area's museums, monuments and history. Renowned for its shopping, sporting events and theaters, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Dortmund

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Dortmund a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dortmund Zoo (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Meditherme Ruhrpark (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • ZOOM Erlebniswelt (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Alpincenter Bottrop (21.3 mi / 34.3 km)
  • Golfclub Wasserschloss Westerwinkel (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Golf Club Schloss Horst (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dortmund

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dortmund is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Westfalenpark Dortmund (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Henrichenburg Boat Lift (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Wildwald Vosswinkel (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Baldeneysee (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Seaside Beach Baldeney (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Balver Höhle (21.3 mi / 34.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Dortmund

Fly into Dortmund (DTM), the closest airport, located 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Duesseldorf International Airport (DUS), which is 34.3 mi (55.2 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Dortmund Central Station, Dortmund (DTZ-Dortmund Central Train Station) and Dortmund Signal Iduna Park Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Dortmund by jumping on the metro at Reinoldikirche U-Bahn, Kampstrasse U-Bahn or Stadtgarten U-Bahn.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Dortmund?

Whatever your getaway needs, you'll find a rental in or around Dortmund that's perfect for you. Take a peek at these favorites:

  • "Large Family House, Large Terrace And View" is a guest favorite. Around 50 miles from Dortmund, it has 4 bedrooms and plenty of handy amenities, including a theme park and a barbecue grill.
  • "Modern Apartment" is another top-notch choice, offering 2 bedrooms, WiFi, a dryer and more. It's around 9 miles from Dortmund.

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

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Dortmund?

Your Monday to Friday will be easier to face if you've got something epic set up for the weekend. Give yourself something nice to look forward to by arranging a stay at one of these top weekend getaways in or near Dortmund:

  • If spending time in the outdoors is a priority for you, consider "Apartment - Deluxe - Private Bathroom". Around 11 miles west of Dortmund, it's close to Golf Club Schloss Horst and Royal Saint Barbara's Dortmund Golf Club. Amenities at this retreat include towels and free WiFi.
  • Another appealing option is "1 Pers. Apartment In A Central Location Of Schwelm", around 17 miles southwest of Dortmund. When you're not cozying up in your rental making use of a kitchen and a hair dryer, check out some of the area's highlights like Blue Lake and Golfclub Wahn.

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

Usually small in size, easy on the pocketbook and well located, it's not difficult to fall for the charms of a studio apartment. Get cozy in one of these options and experience Dortmund up close:

  • Throw your bags down at "Apartment - Deluxe - Private Bathroom". Amenities including a kitchen and heating will help you feel at home here.
  • Another tempting option is "Modern Apartment In The South Of Essen". Take advantage of towels, heating and other amenities during your getaway.

There are many sights around Dortmund to put on your must-do list. Nourish your inner culture lover with a visit to Colosseum Theater and Museum Ostwall.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Dortmund?

Yes, you'll find a range of short-term rentals in and around Dortmund. And best of all, Vrbo has something for all budgets and styles — from townhouses with a pool and a garden to exquisite lodges perfect for that romantic weekend away. Here's a selection of what's on offer in Dortmund:

  • Conveniently located close to attractions like Dechen Cave and Museum, "1 Pers. Apartment In A Central Location Of Schwelm" will make an ideal home away from home during your short stay in Dortmund.
  • "Fantastic Holiday Home "landkate" In The Park Landscape Of The Münsterland" is another fantastic option that welcomes short-term guests. Make the most of your fleeting visit by taking a look at local sights, such as Markischer Golf Club.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Dortmund?

Peep these large group vacation rentals in or near Dortmund where you won't have to leave anyone off your guest list:

  • Offering space, comfort and privacy, you'll get your guests' seal of approval at "Holiday House Zoe 120 M2". Up to 12 people can be accommodated at this property which has 2 bedrooms, a kitchen and a garden. This group favorite is around 30 miles to the southwest of Dortmund.
  • Nothing takes priority over spending precious time with loved ones, and "Combination Of Apartments 1, 2 And 3 For Large Travel Groups" makes it easy to do that. Located around 25 miles to the northeast of Dortmund, as many as 20 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 7 bedrooms. A sauna and a swimming pool are among the various amenities on offer here.

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

A pool is often a necessity when choosing where to spend your vacation, particularly if you're traveling with kids. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Dortmund and fill your days with laughter and fun:

  • Round up your crew and enjoy a memorable stay at "Large Beach House That's A Short Walk To Everything". There's plenty to love about this escape besides its pool, such as a fridge and a fenced yard.
  • "Holiday House Zoe 120 M2" is the kind of place you go to leave the everyday behind and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its pool. A TV and a living room are also on hand to make your visit nice and comfortable.

Curious what the weather's like in Dortmund? It has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 55 ºF to 75 ºF. If you're after a little more inspiration on where to stay in this popular destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to check out our entire selection of Dortmund vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Dortmund?

Whether your idea of the perfect escape is high in the mountains or down by the beach, you'll have a lot more fun if you share it with people you love. Stay in one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Dortmund and bring the whole gang:

  • Located around 14 miles to the west of Dortmund, "Bayfront Townhome, Fireworks And Views" has 3 bedrooms and fits up to 11 guests. It comes with lots of amenities, including cable/satellite TV services and a dining table.
  • "Stunning, Spacious 3 Bedroom Home 3 Minutes From Airport" is another popular option. It's around 11 miles to the south of Dortmund, has 4 bedrooms and accommodates up to 7 guests. Handy amenities here include a garden and a fridge.

When you're ready to venture outside and explore, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone happy. Wuppertal Zoo, Dortmund Zoo and Water Park AquaMagis Plettenberg should be on your list.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Dortmund?

Add an extra touch of indulgence to your vacation by staying somewhere with an indoor pool. These amazing large houses in or near Dortmund have a swimming space that's all your own, along with lots of room for whoever is fortunate enough to be joining you:

  • Book a few days or more at "Combination Of Apartments 1, 2 And 3 For Large Travel Groups" and while away your days poolside. This sprawling getaway has 7 bedrooms sleeping up to 20 guests and a range of other excellent amenities. A kitchen and a swimming pool are among them.
  • In addition to its indoor pool, "Luxury 8 - Person Chalet In The Holiday Park Landal Winterberg" comes with a garden and a sauna. It has 4 bedrooms that can accommodate up to 8 people, so you can bring the whole gang along.

Eager for more options? Find your dream pad by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to find the Dortmund vacation rental that's perfect for you.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Dortmund?

Often situated in prime positions due to their compact size, a one-bedroom vacation rental is an ideal solution if it's just the two of you. Check out Vrbo's range in or near Dortmund:

  • Take a sneak peek at "Pool | Wifi | Lake Front | Gym | | Mm 13 - 633dc", a fabulous centrally located one-bedroom vacation property. A water park and a kitchen are available for use here.
  • Also within easy reach of the center of Dortmund, "The Design Apartments Are Less Than 1 Km From Dortmund Central Station" is another popular one-bedroom option. After a big day of seeing the sights, return and enjoy off-street parking options and nearby museums.