Where to stay around Essen?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 250 holiday lettings near Essen. From 220 apartments to 19 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Essen for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Essen?

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

  • Messe Essen: 443 holiday lettings
  • Essen-Bergeborbeck S-Bahn: 326 holiday lettings
  • Basilica St. Ludgerus: 477 holiday lettings
  • Rhein-Ruhr-Zentrum Shopping Mall: 427 holiday lettings
  • Essen-Kray Süd Station: 327 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Essen 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 apartments in Essen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 220 apartments in Essen. Our other popular types of Essen holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Essen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Essen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Head to the theatrical city of Essen

    Come and experience Essen and its theatre scene, art galleries and opera. This city's shopping, live music and museums draw many visitors. CentrO and Museum Kunstpalast are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

    Activities and attractions in and around Essen

    Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Essen has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Alpincenter Bottrop (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
    • Indoor Skydiving Bottrop (4.9 mi / 8 km)
    • Golf Club Schloss Horst (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
    • AQUApark Oberhausen (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
    • Sea Life Oberhausen (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
    • Kaisergarten Park and Zoo (7 mi / 11.2 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Essen

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

    • Stadtgarten (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
    • Grugapark Botanical Garden (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
    • Seaside Beach Baldeney (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
    • Baldeneysee (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Tetrahedon Bottrop (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Landscape Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)