Destination guide

Travel to friendly Ratekau

Learn about the unique charm of Ratekau with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming city has many special qualities. 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 Ratekau

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Ratekau has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • SEA LIFE Timmendorfer Strand (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Niendorf Bird Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Nature Reserve Wakenitz (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Hansapark (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Tigerpark Dassow (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Golf Club Segeberg eV (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Ratekau

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Ratekau. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Niendorf Bird Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Nature Reserve Wakenitz (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Großer Eutiner See (13.3 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Ratzeburger See (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • The Groom Oak (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Kurpark Malente (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Ratekau

Fly into Luebeck (LBC), the closest airport, located 11 mi (17.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Hamburg (HAM), which is 37.9 mi (61.1 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Pansdorf Station.

Where to stay near Ratekau?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,048 holiday rentals near Ratekau. From 599 Houses to 3,372 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ratekau for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ratekau?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ratekau:

  • Häven: 54 holiday homes
  • Pelzerhaken: 315 holiday homes
  • Rettin: 43 holiday homes
  • Travemünde: 819 holiday homes
  • Stadtzentrum: 64 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Ratekau?

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

  • Pansdorf Station: 5,648 holiday rentals
  • Willy-Brandt-House Luebeck: 4,265 holiday rentals
  • Ostsee Therme Scharbeutz: 6,867 holiday rentals
  • Schaalsee Biosphere Reserve: 233 holiday rentals
  • Großer Eutiner See: 6,447 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ratekau 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 Ratekau?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 599 Houses in Ratekau. Our other popular types of Ratekau holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,372 holiday houses
  • Villas: 12 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 22 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ratekau?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 319 holiday homes with pool available in Ratekau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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