Where to stay around Ruhr?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 863 holiday lettings near Ruhr. From 668 Condos/Apartments to 658 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ruhr is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Ruhr?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ruhr. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Cologne: 626 holiday homes
  • Düsseldorf: 367 holiday homes
  • Dortmund: 100 holiday homes
  • Winterberg: 939 holiday homes
  • Essen: 252 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Ruhr! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Ruhr?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Ruhr with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Cologne: 626 holiday lettings
  • Düsseldorf: 367 holiday lettings
  • Dortmund: 100 holiday lettings
  • Winterberg: 939 holiday lettings
  • Essen: 252 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Ruhr?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Ruhr are:

  • Neuss (ZOQ): 405 self catering accommodations
  • Remscheid (ZPN): 569 self catering accommodations
  • Ratingen (ZPJ): 492 self catering accommodations

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Ruhr?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Ruhr. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Messe Duesseldorf: 451 holiday rentals
  • Skiliftkarussell Winterberg: 1,121 holiday rentals
  • Winterberg Mountain Adventure: 1,110 holiday rentals
  • Messe Essen: 458 holiday rentals
  • Westfalenpark Dortmund: 144 holiday rentals

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

Travel to historical Ruhr

Enjoy the area's cathedral, museums and history with a rental holiday home in Ruhr. This romantic city attracts visitors thanks to its shopping and cafes. Museum Kunstpalast, Rheydt Castle and Abteiberg Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. Many of our holiday 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 cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Ruhr a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 traveller 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 centre:

  • 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)