Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Altena getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Altena with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Altena

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Altena a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Markischer Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Golfsport Sorpesee (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Wildwald Vosswinkel (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Dortmund Zoo (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Freizeitbad Nass Water Park (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Gumbala Water Park (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Altena

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Altena is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • ATTA Cave (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Rombergpark Botanical Garden (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Westfalenpark Dortmund (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Arnsberg Forest Nature Park (21.6 mi / 34.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Altena

The nearest airport is in Dortmund (DTM), located 16.2 mi (26.1 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Altena Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Altena?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 89 holiday rentals around Altena. From 5 holiday houses to 5 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 Altena is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Altena (Westf) Station: 222 holiday rentals
  • Dortmund-Kirchderne Station: 173 holiday rentals
  • Orchestra Center NRW: 222 holiday rentals
  • Olpe Station: 234 holiday rentals
  • Welschen Ennest Station: 278 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 5 Houses in Altena. Our other popular types of Altena holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 holiday houses
  • Villas: 5 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 5 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 Altena?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Altena. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.