Destination guide

The theatrical area of Oberhausen awaits your stay

Come and experience Oberhausen and its theatre scene, musicals and opera. Travellers to this scenic city praise the shopping, theme park and wildlife. CentrO and Museum Kunstpalast are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Oberhausen

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Oberhausen a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kaisergarten Park and Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Sea Life Oberhausen (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • AQUApark Oberhausen (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Golf Club Muelheim an der Ruhr (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Duisburg Zoo (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Sportpark Duisburg (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Oberhausen

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Oberhausen 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 centre:

  • Landscape Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Sportpark Duisburg (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Tetrahedon Bottrop (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Six Lakes Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Grugapark Botanical Garden (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Sechs-Seen-Platte (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Oberhausen

Fly into Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), the closest airport, located 13.5 mi (21.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Dortmund (DTM), which is 32.8 mi (52.8 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Oberhausen Central Station, Duisburg-Obermeiderich Station and Oberhausen Osterfeld Süd Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Oberhausen?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 267 holiday lettings around Oberhausen. From 234 flats & apartments to 15 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a town property in Oberhausen?

Small, winding streets, welcoming locals and a slower pace of living — villages are a true delight. Are you ready to try out this enviable lifestyle for yourself? HomeAway has no less than 81 village holiday rentals here. Alternatively, you might be interested in trying something else. HomeAway has countless choices, including:

  • 28 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 14 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 14 waterfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Oberhausen?

If you want the space to spread out your things, relax and maybe even cook up a dinner or two, you're going to love living it up in your very own apartment. HomeAway has 215 for you to select from here. If you book soon, you could spend as little as £17 per night. If that doesn't agree with your crew's style, we've got a range of different self-catering accommodation options to select from, such as:

  • Hotel: 98 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £32 per night.
  • House: 14 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 10 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £39 per night.

Can I stay in Oberhausen in a large group?

Sometimes it can be tough finding the time to catch up with your extended family and friends. A group holiday is an ideal way to come together. If you were planning to stay under the same roof, HomeAway has places for you. Apartment holiday rentals are the top choice here for large groups of travellers. Our international database presently has 18 available. In this area, the rental options that can accommodate large groups include:

  • On the hunt for rentals that can fit 5 holiday makers? We have 42 that will be suitable. Prices start from £43 per night.
  • If you've got 6 in your family, you'll be happy to find out that there are 32 rental properties perfect. Prices begin at just £50 a night.
  • Seeking out rentals catering to 8 people? You'll be happy to find out we have 22 that'll be ideal. You can score one from just £35 a night.

So don't fret! When you book with us you can take your aunt, your sister and all your friends to Oberhausen.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Oberhausen?

HomeAway offers an array of terrific budget-concious holiday rentals. Treat everyone to an extravagant night on the town or extend your stay with all the moolah you save. Grabbing a holiday rental in or around Neudorf is an easy way to avoid burning a hole in your budget. HomeAway have 5 options and the average cost is £67 a night.