Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Schwerte

Come and experience Schwerte and its cathedral, history and museums. Renowned for its riverfront, soccer games and boating, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Schwerte

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Schwerte has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Markischer Golf Club (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Dortmund Zoo (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Royal Saint Barbara's Dortmund Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Kletterhalle Bergwerk (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Wildwald Vosswinkel (13.3 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Tierpark und Fossilium Bochum (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Schwerte

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Schwerte is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rombergpark Botanical Garden (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Westfalenpark Dortmund (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Bochum Botanical Garden (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Henrichenburg Boat Lift (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Arnsberg Forest Nature Park (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Schwerte

The nearest airport is in Dortmund (DTM), located 6.2 mi (9.9 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Schwerte-Ergste Station, Schwerte Station and Schwerte Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Schwerte, DE?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 77 vacation rentals around Schwerte. From 5 house rentals to 64 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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

  • Schwerte-Ergste Station: 211 vacation rentals
  • Schwerte Station: 196 vacation rentals
  • Schwerte (Ruhr) Station: 196 vacation rentals
  • Dortmund (DTZ-Dortmund Central Train Station): 216 vacation rentals
  • Westfalenpark Dortmund: 211 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Schwerte 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 Houses in Schwerte?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 5 Houses in Schwerte. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Schwerte include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 64 rentals available
  • Studios: 63 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 3 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 70 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Schwerte. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.