Where to stay around Ruhr, DE?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 814 vacation rentals near Ruhr. From 139 Houses to 14 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ruhr for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Ruhr?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ruhr. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Cologne: 617 vacation rentals
  • Iserlohn: 61 vacation rentals
  • Messe Duesseldorf: 430 vacation rentals
  • Winterberg: 940 vacation rentals
  • Krefeld: 180 vacation rentals

And VRBO offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Ruhr! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Ruhr?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ruhr:

  • Cologne: 617 rentals
  • Iserlohn: 61 rentals
  • Winterberg: 940 rentals
  • Krefeld: 180 rentals
  • Menden: 59 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Ruhr?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Ruhr are:

  • Dusseldorf Airport (DUS): 454 vacation rentals
  • Neuss (ZOQ): 392 vacation rentals
  • Remscheid (ZPN): 558 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Ruhr?

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

  • Messe Duesseldorf: 430 rentals
  • Dusseldorf Hauptbahnhof: 461 rentals
  • Grevenbroich Gustorf Station: 351 rentals
  • Carl-Duisberg-Park: 720 rentals
  • Old Castle Tower: 436 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ruhr listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Travel to historic Ruhr

Enjoy the area's cathedral, museums and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Ruhr. This romantic city allures visitors with its shopping and cafés. Museum Kunstpalast, Rheydt Castle and Abteiberg Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. 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 Ruhr

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Ruhr 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:

  • ZOOM Erlebniswelt (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Cranger Kirmes (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Golf Club Schloss Horst (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Tierpark und Fossilium Bochum (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Alpincenter Bottrop (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Movie Park Germany (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Ruhr

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

  • Tetrahedon Bottrop (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Henrichenburg Boat Lift (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Stadtgarten (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Bochum Botanical Garden (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Grugapark Botanical Garden (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Baldeneysee (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)