Find the best place to stay — Ruhr

Where to stay near Ruhr?

Our 2018 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 803 house rentals near Ruhr. From 608 apartments to 128 houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ruhr for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Ruhr?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ruhr. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Cologne: 615 vacation rentals
  • Düsseldorf: 356 vacation rentals
  • Essen: 244 vacation rentals
  • Bochum: 172 vacation rentals
  • Münster Government Region: 231 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Ruhr! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Ruhr?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ruhr:

  • Cologne: 615 rentals
  • Düsseldorf: 356 rentals
  • Essen: 244 rentals
  • Bochum: 172 rentals
  • Soest: 46 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Ruhr?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Ruhr are:

  • Neuss (ZOQ): 389 home rentals
  • Remscheid (ZPN): 559 home rentals
  • Ratingen (ZPJ): 468 home rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Ruhr?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Ruhr. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bochum-Dahlhausen S-Bahn: 322 vacation homes
  • Ruhr University Bochum: 268 vacation homes
  • Indoor Skydiving Bottrop: 268 vacation homes
  • Grevenbroich Gustorf Station: 350 vacation homes
  • Parliament of North Rhine-Westphalia: 437 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Ruhr 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.

The Historical City of Ruhr Awaits You

Take a vacation to Ruhr and enjoy the area's history, museums and cathedral. Travelers especially like the shopping, cafés and restaurants in this romantic and family-friendly city. Museum Kunstpalast, Rheydt Castle and Abteiberg Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a kitchen and laundry facilities.

Attractions In and Around Ruhr

First time in Ruhr and looking for places to see? Local attractions include ZOOM Erlebniswelt, Cranger Kirmes and Tierpark und Fossilium Bochum. Don't miss landmarks such as Rhine Tower and Neuer Zollhof and unique cultural highlights like Museum Kunstpalast and Rheydt Castle. You could easily spend a day shopping at CentrO, Rhein-Ruhr-Zentrum Shopping Mall and Westenhellweg Street. Don't forget to buy tickets if you want to attend a game or event at Borussia Park or RheinEnergieStadion. Other popular places to visit in town include Duesseldorf City Hall, Benrath Palace and Abteiberg Museum.