Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Brakel

The area's history and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Brakel. This city has something for everyone. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Brakel

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Brakel has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bad Pyrmont Golf Club (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Hufeland Therme (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Brakel

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Brakel is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Schieder (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Externsteine (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Arminiuspark (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Adlerwarte Berlebeck (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Bad Pyrmont Kurpark (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Alaris Butterfly Park (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Brakel

The nearest airport is in Kassel (KSF-Calden), located 22.2 mi (35.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Paderborn (PAD-Paderborn - Lippstadt), which is 25 mi (40.2 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Brakel Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Brakel?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 138 holiday rentals around Brakel. From 18 holiday houses to 106 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Brakel is on Stayz.

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Brakel. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Husarenmuseum Rheder: 250 holiday rentals
  • Schloss Rheder: 250 holiday rentals
  • Brakel (Höxter) Station: 285 holiday rentals
  • Brakel Rathaus: 298 holiday rentals
  • Hoexter Ottbergen Station: 263 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Brakel listed on Stayz 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 Houses in Brakel?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 18 Houses in Brakel. Our other popular types of Brakel holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 106 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Studios: 106 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Resorts and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Brakel?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Brakel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.