Destination guide

Historical Dortmund will entice you

Take a holiday to Dortmund and enjoy the area's museums, monuments and history. Renowned for its shopping, sporting events and theatres, this city welcomes all visitors. 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

Activities and attractions in Dortmund

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Dortmund has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dortmund Zoo (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Kletterhalle Bergwerk (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Royal Saint Barbara's Dortmund Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Markischer Golf Club (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Tierpark und Fossilium Bochum (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Cranger Kirmes (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Dortmund

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dortmund is a great place to get 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:

  • Westfalenpark Dortmund (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Rombergpark Botanical Garden (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Henrichenburg Boat Lift (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Bochum Botanical Garden (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Baldeneysee (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Stadtgarten (20 mi / 32.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dortmund

Fly into Dortmund (DTM), the closest airport, located 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), which is 33.8 mi (54.4 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Dortmund Central Station, Dortmund Signal Iduna Park Station and Dortmund-Hörde Station are the main stations in the area. It's easy to get around Dortmund by jumping on the metro at Reinoldikirche U-Bahn, Kampstrasse U-Bahn or Stadtgarten U-Bahn.

Where to stay near Dortmund?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 132 holiday rentals near Dortmund. From 98 Condos/Apartments to 16 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dortmund for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Dortmund:

  • Innenstadt-West: 21 holiday homes
  • Stadtbezirke IX: 25 holiday homes
  • Stadtbezirke I: 48 holiday homes
  • Stadtbezirke II: 29 holiday homes
  • Elberfeld: 25 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 Dortmund?

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

  • Orchestra Center NRW: 195 holiday rentals
  • Royal Saint Barbara's Dortmund Golf Club: 153 holiday rentals
  • Dortmund-Kirchderne Station: 160 holiday rentals
  • Dortmund Möllerbrücke Station: 205 holiday rentals
  • Dortmund-Lütgendortmund S-Bahn: 311 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dortmund 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 Condos/Apartments in Dortmund?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 98 Condos/Apartments in Dortmund. Our other popular types of Dortmund holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 16 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Studios: 97 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Dortmund?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 112 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Dortmund. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.