Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Rees

The area's churches and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Rees. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its parks and restaurants. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Rees

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 check out everything that makes Rees a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wunderland Kalkar (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Inselbad Bahia Water Park (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Kleve Zoo (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Weeze Animal Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Irrland Die Bauernhof-Erlebnisoase (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Kloster Kamp Golf Club (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rees

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

  • Sculpture Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Bocholter Stadtwald (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Kleve Forest Garden (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Winterswijk City Park (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Pappelsee Park (19.9 mi / 32 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Rees

Fly into Weeze (NRN), the closest airport, located 16.7 mi (26.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), which is 37.4 mi (60.2 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Rees Haldern Station, Rees Empel Station and Millingen Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rees?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 89 holiday lettings around Rees. From 64 flats & apartments to 16 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 rural property in Rees?

There's something inherently pleasant about living out in the countryside. If you're a born-and-bred city slicker eager for a taste of the rural life, let us help you find what you're looking for. HomeAway has 21 countryside holiday properties in this destination. Open to more suggestions? HomeAway has a bunch more rental options to discover, including:

  • 14 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 10 waterfront holiday accommodation options.
  • 5 riverside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Rees?

Forget about impersonal hotel rooms. Take in this destination from the comfort and convenience of your very own apartment. You can select from 60 different options via HomeAway. How does £23 a night sound? That's what you're looking at spending if you don't dilly dally! Or perhaps you'd rather go for one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Hotel: 22 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £46 per night.
  • House: 15 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £69 per night.
  • Cottage: 2 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £58 per night.

Can I stay in Rees in a large group?

Whether you're setting off on a holiday with the entire family or spending a week away with your old school mates, it's always heaps of fun staying in a brand new place together! And the best news is that HomeAway has places to suit. Apartment holiday rentals are the favoured option for larger sized groups, with 4 available here. If you're planning on travelling with a large group, the property options that will suit your needs include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we've got 7 rental accommodation suitable for that size. Stay a night from just £66.
  • After a place for 7 guests? We have 5 that will be ideal. The starting price is £69 per night.
  • Seeking properties for rent catering to 5 people? You'll be happy to hear we have 4 that'll be perfect. You can score one for as little as £43 per night.

So never fear! When you travel with us you'll be able to bring your mom, your brother and all your pals to Rees.