Discover a selection of 1,500 vacation rentals in Schmallenberg, 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 swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $77 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Schmallenberg. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The adventurous city of Schmallenberg awaits you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Schmallenberg. This city's golfing, camping and skiing draw many visitors. 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.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Schmallenberg

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Schmallenberg a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Panorama Park Sauerland (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Bodefeld Hunau Ski Resort (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Bikepark Winterberg (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Bobbahn Winterberg (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Skiliftkarussell Winterberg (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Fort Fun (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Schmallenberg

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Schmallenberg is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Berleburg Castle (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Kahler Asten (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Hennetalsperre (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • ATTA Cave (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Biggetalsperre (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Arnsberg Forest Nature Park (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Schmallenberg

The nearest airport is in Dortmund (DTM), located 38.2 mi (61.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Paderborn (PAD-Paderborn - Lippstadt), which is 34.8 mi (56.1 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Schmallenberg?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it's craving a vacation. It's time to pack your bags and zip off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Schmallenberg:

  • Around 17 miles from the center of Schmallenberg, it's hard to beat "Large Family House, Large Terrace And View". It has 4 bedrooms and a range of conveniences like WiFi and shopping.
  • Another excellent choice is "Very Popular With Families Children Stay Free", which is around 0.1 miles from Schmallenberg. Featuring 2 bedrooms, a separate dining area and an iron and ironing board, it has everything you need to make your stay comfortable.

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

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

Nothing's better than squeezing in a quick break to recharge your batteries. Pack your overnight bag and catch your breath at one of these enticing weekend getaways in and near Schmallenberg:

  • Located 2 miles to the southwest of the center of Schmallenberg, "Ferienwohnung Sauerland - Ruhe Ca. 90qm" is a good match for nature fans and adventure lovers. Make your way to nearby outdoor attractions, such as Sonnenhang Ski Lift and Schemmerhausen Slope. Then, try some activities like sailing or fishing.
  • Alternatively, make your home away from home at "Auwers Haus: Relax At The Fireplace". Stay in and enjoy its comforts, or be adventurous and try golf and horse riding. When it's time to discover some nearby attractions, plan a visit to Lörmecke-Turm and Möhnesee Tower. This terrific vacation rental is around 4 miles north of Schmallenberg.

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

Studio apartments set a high bar when it comes to location, convenience and character. Get cozy in one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Schmallenberg and take in the local vibe and energy:

  • Put your suitcase down and your feet up at "Ferienwohnung Sauerland - Ruhe Ca. 90qm". Amenities including a garden and a hair dryer help make guests feel at home here.
  • "Modern Apartment In Sauerland With Balcony" is another appealing choice. Settle in and enjoy the use of a kitchen, cable/satellite TV services and more.

When it's time to step out of your studio apartment and do some sightseeing, there's loads to keep you on the go around Schmallenberg. Passionate about culture? Check out Ikonen-Museum and Museum Am Ostwall.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Schmallenberg?

You'll find a selection of short-term rentals in and around Schmallenberg. And the best news is, Vrbo has something to suit all styles and budgets — from contemporary homes with a garden to well-appointed one-bedroom apartments for an intimate weekend away. Here's an example of what you can expect in Schmallenberg:

  • Conveniently situated within easy reach of top attractions like Dechen Cave and Museum, "Welcoming Apartment In Schmallenberg With Balcony" will make the perfect home away from home during your stay in Schmallenberg.
  • "Charming Apartment With Balcony" is another fabulous property that accepts short-term guests. Make the most of your brief visit by taking a look at local sights, including Markischer Golf Club.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Schmallenberg?

Whether spent in a rustic cabin or a luxury condo, a romantic weekend getaway is a wonderful way to add some zing to your relationship. Whisk your other half away for a few days at one of these top escapes in or near Schmallenberg:

  • Around 17 miles from Schmallenberg, "Large Family House, Large Terrace And View" is the ideal place for starry-eyed lovebirds. A fireplace and skiing facilities are some of the many amenities here.
  • "Very Popular With Families Children Stay Free" is another option that's sure to impress. It's about 0.1 miles from Schmallenberg and has a restaurant dining guide and a balcony.

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

Big groups mean big fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll easily fit your entire squad. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Schmallenberg and spend time with your favorite people under one roof:

  • You'll have loads of room to spread out at "Large Family House, Large Terrace And View". Around 17 miles northeast of Schmallenberg, this impressive property has 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 14 guests. Amenities include a garden and a fireplace.
  • "Newly Refurbished Villa With Pool And Spa" is another fantastic option. It's around 4 miles to the north of Schmallenberg, has 7 bedrooms and sleeps up to 13 guests. Mountain views and a garden are among the things that'll help make your group vacation more comfortable.

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

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can have, a pool is hands down the most fun. Check out these houses for rent with a pool in or near Schmallenberg and spend your days splashing around. Just remember to bring your inflatable swan:

  • Pack your swimming gear and book a few days at "Large Family House, Large Terrace And View". There are plenty of other appealing amenities here, including a dining table and a foosball table.
  • "5 Bedroom Spring Pool House Perfect For Family Retreats" is the kind of place you go to leave it all behind and enjoy your surroundings, starting with its pool. A fridge and a dishwasher are also on hand to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

Schmallenberg has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 55 ºF to 70 ºF. But there's no need to wait until summer to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Schmallenberg vacation rental and organize your getaway for whenever you like.

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

You'll always have more fun sharing the good times with the folks you care about the most. Whether you're planning a family catch-up or taking time out with good friends, Vrbo has a large vacation rental that suits you. Here are two of our best in and around Schmallenberg:

  • About 17 miles to the northeast of Schmallenberg, "Large Family House, Large Terrace And View" has 4 bedrooms and can sleep up to 14 guests. It comes with a range of amenities, including a DVD player and a living room.
  • Another great option is "Newly Refurbished Villa With Pool And Spa". This large rental is 4 miles north of Schmallenberg and features coffee and tea making facilities, a porch and more. With 7 bedrooms accommodating up to 13 people, don't worry about leaving anyone off your guest list.

If you're looking for family-friendly attractions in the area, you won't have far to go. Wuppertal Zoo, Dortmund Zoo and Water Park AquaMagis Plettenberg promise lots of fun for all the gang.

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

Nothing says "VIP getaway" like your own indoor pool. Pack your swimsuit and splash about in the privacy of one of these spacious vacation homes in or near Schmallenberg:

  • Invite friends and family over for a leisurely swim at "Combination Of Apartments 1, 2 And 3 For Large Travel Groups". This rental has space to spare, with 7 bedrooms comfortably sleeping 20 guests. A swimming pool and a sauna are other things you'll love about this place.
  • Alternatively, whisk your group away to "Luxury 8 - Person Chalet In The Holiday Park Landal Winterberg", which has 4 bedrooms and caters for up to 8 guests. Along with that fabulous pool hidden away inside, a sauna and a beach view will keep everyone happy and comfortable.

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

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

There sure are. You'll find a wide variety of one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Schmallenberg. If space is not a priority, one of these popular properties is sure to be a perfect fit:

  • Great things come in little packages, and "Ferienwohnung Sauerland - Ruhe Ca. 90qm" is no exception. This one-bedroom vacation rental is not far from the central streets and includes amenities like a beach view and an ocean view.
  • "Condo, Lovely, Comfortable, Overlooking A Cove" is another comfortable one-bedroom escape also close to the center. When you're not out exploring your surroundings, make use of a water view and a garden.