Destination guide

The culturally rich city of Leverkusen awaits you

The area's culture and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Leverkusen. This city's gardens, parks and football games draw many visitors. Cologne Cathedral and Romano-Germanic Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Leverkusen

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Leverkusen has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aqualand Freizeitbad am Fuhlinger See (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • MMC Studios (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Cologne Zoo (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Cologne Cable Car (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Claudius Therme (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Odysseum (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Leverkusen

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Leverkusen is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Neuland-Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Carl-Duisberg-Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Japanischer Garten (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Flittarder Rheinaue (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Fühlinger See (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Flora Cologne (5 mi / 8 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Leverkusen

The nearest airport is in Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn), located 11.7 mi (18.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.), which is 19.3 mi (31.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Leverkusen Mitte Station, Leverkusen-Schlebusch Station and Leverkusen Opladen Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can get around Leverkusen by catching a ride on the metro at Leverkusen-Küppersteg S-Bahn, Leverkusen-Rheindorf S-Bahn or Schlebusch U-Bahn.

Where to stay around Leverkusen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 473 holiday lettings near Leverkusen. From 422 Condos/Apartments to 36 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Leverkusen is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Leverkusen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 422 Condos/Apartments in Leverkusen. Our other popular types of Leverkusen holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 36 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Leverkusen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Leverkusen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.