Destination guide

Travel to historical Alken

Enjoy the history and other features of Alken. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its shopping and restaurants. If you're looking for accommodation options 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Alken

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Alken has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tiererlebnispark Bell (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Deichwelle Neuwied (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Wild- und Freizeitpark Klotten (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Butterfly Garden Sayn Palace (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Hieronimi Winery (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Zoo Neuwied (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alken

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Alken is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rheinanlagen Rose Garden (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Belvedere Koblenz (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Loreley (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Butterfly Garden Sayn Palace (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Laacher See (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Moselle Promenade (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Alken

Fly into Frankfurt (HHN-Frankfurt - Hahn), the closest airport, located 22 mi (35.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.), which is 50.6 mi (81.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Alken?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 486 holiday lettings around Alken. From 56 Houses to 323 Flats, 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.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Alken?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Alken:

  • Lahnstein auf der Höhe: 56 holiday homes
  • Merl: 24 holiday homes
  • Kaimt: 64 holiday homes
  • Ellenz: 29 holiday homes
  • Senhals: 31 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Alken?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Alken. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Thurant Castle: 1,346 holiday lettings
  • St. Goar KD: 854 holiday lettings
  • Sankt Goarshausen Station: 874 holiday lettings
  • Marksburg Castle: 894 holiday lettings
  • Koblenz Central Station: 954 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Alken listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Alken?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 56 Houses in Alken. Our other popular types of Alken holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 323 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 20 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alken?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 65 holiday homes with pool available in Alken. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.