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Best Essen vacation rentals

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Suite-Apartment-Essen - Essen - Dining room
8.7 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Limehome Essen Kibbelstraße - Essen - Bedroom
Limehome Essen Kibbelstraße
8.1 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
3 Äpfel Design Apartments
8.2 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Holiday Apartments House
7.7 Good
Free Wi-Fi
City Apartments Essen
6.9 Okay
Free Wi-Fi
Free Wi-Fi
Knaus Campingpark Essen
8 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Apartment Essen city
4.9 Mediocre
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

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Most expensive month to stay with an average 15% rise in price.
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When to book a vacation rental in Essen

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Top tips for finding Essen vacation rental deals

  • Kitchen/Kitchenette and wifi are the most popular vacation rental property amenities in Essen
  • Vacation rentals in Essen are around 28% more expensive than hotels on average. Search here to compare prices for all accommodation types in Essen.
  • The best vacation rental properties in Essen are 2.5 room apartment in a central forest location Essen-Bredeney / Rüttenscheid (9.9, 29 reviews), Apartment in Essen-Kettwig in the green Ruhr Valley (9.7, 21), and Uni Essen (9.5, 74), based on ratings and reviews from real travelers.
  • Stoppenberg is the neighborhood in Essen with the most affordable vacation rental properties (15 properties with an average price of $48 per night). Apartment am Zollverein -WiFi - Parking for free, Adel, and Ferienwohnung an der Haldenstraße are the most popular rental properties in Stoppenberg.
  • If you’re looking for a cheap vacation rental in Essen, you should consider visiting during the low season. The cheapest vacation homes in Essen can be found in November and April.
  • The cheapest night for renting a vacation home in Essen is Tuesday. In contrast, the most expensive is Wednesday.
  • Book your Essen vacation rental at least 53 days before your stay begins to get the best price.
  • Vacation rentals are a popular choice for both long and short-term stays. KAYAK users usually book their vacation rental in Essen for 5 days.

FAQs when booking a vacation home in Essen

  • How much is a vacation rental for a week in Essen?

    The average price for a weekly Essen vacation rental found by KAYAK users in the last 2 weeks is $1,200.

  • How much is a vacation rental for a month in Essen?

    The average price for a monthly Essen vacation rental found by KAYAK users in the last 2 weeks is $5,141.

  • What types of vacation rentals are available in Essen?

    There are loads of different property types that you can make your vacation home in Essen. You’ll find apartments, campgrounds, houses, condos and homestays.

  • Are there any pet-friendly vacation rentals in Essen?

    There are a number of dog and pet-friendly Essen vacation rentals, with around 13% allowing you to bring your pet along with you.

  • How much is a vacation rental in Essen?

    KAYAK users have found vacation rentals in Essen for as cheap as $103 in the last 3 days. The average price is $171.

  • How much is a vacation rental in Essen for tonight?

    In the last 72 hours, users have found Essen vacation rentals for tonight for as low as $83. Search here for similar prices

  • What are the most popular Essen neighborhoods to book a vacation rental in?

    Vacation rentals in Rüttenscheid, Frohnhausen and Stadtkern have the most searches on KAYAK. For more information about Essen's different neighborhoods, check out our Essen's City Guide.

  • How can I find vacation rentals near me in Essen?

    Take a look at our vacation rentals map to find the best vacation rental homes near you.

Where to stay in Essen?

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