Where to stay around Rügen?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,896 holiday lettings near Rügen. From 6,267 apartments to 1,307 houses, 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 Rügen is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Rügen?

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

  • Islands of the Baltic Sea: 17,103 holiday homes
  • Baltic Sea: 43,899 holiday homes
  • Koos: 316 holiday homes
  • Schloßinsel: 2,192 holiday homes
  • Binz: 5,977 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Rügen! 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 Rügen?

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

  • Binz: 5,977 holiday lettings
  • Stralsund: 754 holiday lettings
  • Sassnitz: 4,192 holiday lettings
  • Greifswald: 435 holiday lettings
  • Hiddensee: 1,301 holiday lettings

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

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

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

  • Pirate Island of Ruegen: 7,179 holiday rentals
  • Naturerbe-Zentrum Ruegen: 7,274 holiday rentals
  • Jasmund National Park: 6,955 holiday rentals
  • Kurhaus Binz: 6,923 holiday rentals
  • Ruegen Gallery: 7,081 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rügen 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.

Make a holiday rental on Rugen, Germany your home away from home

Rugen is the largest island in Germany and part of a fascinating archipelago off the north eastern coast accessible by road and rail from the mainland. A holiday home on Rugen allows everything from quiet, away from it all holidays, traditional sea side past times, glorious natural phenomena, two national parks and a biosphere reserve. Bathing here goes back a long way with the first bathing spot being established in 1794.

Things to do on Rugen, Germany

Today there is a huge variety of different beaches and shore areas in close reach of a Rugen self-catering rental with beautiful stretches of family safe sand and shallow water, great areas for wind surfing and kite surfing as well as numerous surfing locations. The beaches at Baabe, Neu Mukran, Prora, Sellin and Binz are reached by a historic narrow gauge steam locomotives called Rugensche Baderbahn, a fun trip which adds to the popularity of the beaches with young and old.

Other interesting places to visit on a holiday in self-catering accommodation on Rugen are the fascinating chalk cliff formations in Jasmund National Park, the Western Pomeranian Lagoon Area National Park and the nature reserve on the peninsulas in the south east, the Rugen Biosphere Reserve. Golf, horse riding, biking, climbing, hiking and much more are all possible. Rugen’s restaurants should also be mentioned with, not surprisingly, some of the freshest seafood you will ever taste.

Places to visit on holiday on Rugen, Germany

Inland from a Rugen self-catering holiday rental there is plenty of history to be found. Look out for any of the many megalith sites, the Lancken-Granitz dolmen being just one. Also worth a visit is the historic Gutshaus which can be traced back to 1836. It is possible to have fun travelling on any of the many ferries around the smaller islands or, if you want a larger slice of history then a visit to Stralsund on the mainland with its UNESCO World Heritage Site Brick Gothic historic centre is a good option. There are plenty of restaurants, cafes and bars to rest in while taking in the full gamut of museums, monasteries and other historic sites.

Weather on Rugen, Germany

Rugen holiday homes enjoy a temperate climate with mild rather than hot summers and not particularly cold winters with the temperature rarely dropping below freezing.

Cheap flights to Rugen, Germany

The closest airport to Rugen self-catering holiday homes is Rostock Laage Airport (RLG) on the mainland which is approximately 50kilometres away and is served by domestic flights from across Germany. International German airports are accessible from nearly all the main UK Airports including East-Midlands (EMA), London-Stansted (STN), London Gatwick (LGW), Luton (LTN), Bristol (BRS), Manchester (MAN) and to name but a few. Budget airlines include Monarch, AirBerlin, Bmibaby, Thomas Cook Airlines and Ryanair and many more.