Where to stay around Essen?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 266 holiday lettings near Essen. From 242 Condos/Apartments to 241 Studios, 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 Essen is on HomeAway.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Essen. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Essen-Kray Süd Station: 345 holiday lettings
  • Essen-Borbeck S-Bahn: 378 holiday lettings
  • Essen Zollverein Nord S-Bahn: 310 holiday lettings
  • Essen-Eiberg S-Bahn: 348 holiday lettings
  • Essen-Kray Nord S-Bahn: 325 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Essen listed on HomeAway 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 Essen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 242 Condos/Apartments in Essen. Our other popular types of Essen holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 241 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Essen?

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

    Head to the artsy city of Essen

    Come and experience Essen and its theater scene, art galleries and opera. This city's shopping, live music and museums draw many visitors. CentrO and Museum Kunstpalast are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

    Activities and attractions in and around Essen

    Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Essen has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Alpincenter Bottrop (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
    • Indoor Skydiving Bottrop (4.9 mi / 8 km)
    • Golf Club Schloss Horst (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
    • AQUApark Oberhausen (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
    • Sea Life Oberhausen (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
    • Kaisergarten Park and Zoo (7 mi / 11.2 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Essen

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Essen is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Stadtgarten (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
    • Grugapark Botanical Garden (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
    • Seaside Beach Baldeney (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
    • Baldeneysee (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Tetrahedon Bottrop (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Landscape Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)