Destination guide

Friendly Buchforst will entice you

The area's festivals and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Buchforst. This welcoming city is known for its sporting events, restaurants and bars. Great St. Martin Church and Alter Markt are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Buchforst

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Buchforst a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Odysseum (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Claudius Therme (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Cologne Cable Car (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Cologne Zoo (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • MMC Studios (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Aqualand Freizeitbad am Fuhlinger See (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Buchforst

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Buchforst is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Flora Cologne (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Stadtgarten (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Volksgarten (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Flittarder Rheinaue (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Japanischer Garten (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Carl-Duisberg-Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Buchforst

The nearest airport is in Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn), located 6.6 mi (10.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), which is 24.8 mi (39.9 km) away.

Walk to nearby metro transportation at Waldecker Strasse U-Bahn or Cologne-Buchforst S-Bahn if you're interested in seeing more of the city.

Where to stay around Buchforst, Cologne?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 47 vacation rentals near Buchforst. From 47 condo and apartment rentals to 46 studio vacation rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Buchforst for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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 Buchforst:

  • 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 Buchforst?

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

  • Duesseldorf City Hall: 606 vacation rentals
  • Cologne Cathedral: 664 vacation rentals
  • House of the History of the Federal Republic of Germany: 643 vacation rentals
  • Cologne (QKU-Cologne Messe-Deutz Train Station): 667 vacation rentals
  • German Opera at River Rhein: 612 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 47 Condos/Apartments in Buchforst. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Buchforst include:

  • Studios: 46 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Buchforst?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 45 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Buchforst. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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