Destination guide

The culturally rich area of Recklinghausen awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's culture, history and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Recklinghausen. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this walkable city. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Recklinghausen

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Recklinghausen a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cranger Kirmes (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • ZOOM Erlebniswelt (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Tierpark und Fossilium Bochum (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Golf Club Schloss Horst (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Kletterhalle Bergwerk (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Movie Park Germany (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Recklinghausen

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Recklinghausen is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Henrichenburg Boat Lift (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Bochum Botanical Garden (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Tetrahedon Bottrop (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Westfalenpark Dortmund (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Rombergpark Botanical Garden (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Stadtgarten (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Recklinghausen

The nearest airport is in Dortmund (DTM), located 18.3 mi (29.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), which is 29.3 mi (47.2 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Recklinghausen S-Bahn, Recklinghausen Central Station and Recklinghausen Süd Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay near Recklinghausen?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 102 house rentals near Recklinghausen. From 8 Houses to 80 Studios, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Recklinghausen for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Recklinghausen?

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

  • Vestisches Museum: 302 home rentals
  • Ruhrfestspielhaus: 303 home rentals
  • Recklinghausen Süd Station: 310 home rentals
  • Recklinghausen Central Station: 300 home rentals
  • Ikonen-Museum: 304 home rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Recklinghausen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 8 Houses in Recklinghausen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Recklinghausen include:

  • Studios: 80 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 81 lodging choices
  • Bed & breakfasts: 11 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Recklinghausen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation homes with pool available in Recklinghausen.