Muelheim an der Ruhr is also fondly known as the “City on the River”. While it might be one of the smaller towns in Germany, it is also the very first city in the country to achieve the status of coal-free mines. More than half of its area is encompassed by lush forests and greenery, making it a really great city escape and unique place to stay at in Germany.
As far as tourist spots go, Muelheim an der Ruhr offers you many things, from the Duisburg Zoo which is home to big bears and even a dolphinarium, the historical chateau of Styrum, botanical gardens at Kaisenburg and not to forget, the Ruhr itself which makes an awesome place to go rafting or bicycle touring.
With so many places to check out in one location, where do you stay? From hotels to vacation rentals, here are the top places to book a stay at Muelheim an der Ruhr, Germany.
Haus Kastanienhof has its own restaurant, free parking and Wi-Fi and offers you a quiet neighborhood to live in. Located in Muelheim itself, you’ll find yourself less than a kilometer (0.62 miles) away from the city’s famed river. Rooms come equipped with a shared fridge and microwave, as well as a hairdryer in the bathroom. Every morning, breakfast is served at the breakfast room. The Essen-Mülheim airport is also a short 8-minute drive from the hotel.
Address: Dimbeck 27, 45470 Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany (see map)
Price: from 87 USD
A well-equipped studio apartment which comes with a decent kitchen as well as a washer and dryer for your laundry needs. This luxurious apartment is atop a shopping mall, so it’d be pretty easy to get to the food store, cinema and even gym if you feel like it. Parking is subject to charge. There is a complimentary sauna for use at the 23rd floor. The apartment is wheelchair friendly, and there is Wi-Fi access.
Luxury City-Apartment RED
Price: from 42 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Imagine living in an apartment with its doorstep at the forest! This non-smoking basement apartment is great for 2 people, with a sofa bed and essential appliances in the kitchen. Satellite TV is provided for entertainment. Ample car park space is available too. You’d be able to access shops, the pharmacy and even head out easily to stop by tourist attractions in Ruhr.
Apartment near Forest
Price: from 56 USD
Number of Guests: 2
A great place that gives you complimentary parking and also great German meals in a country-themed restaurant. All rooms feature a TV, a desk and an en suite bathroom. Free Wi-Fi can be accessed at the lobby area. A rich breakfast buffet is served daily. There is also a cozy bar to unwind with drinks at night. Duisburg and Essen can be accessed via a 10-minute drive from the hotel.
Address: Mellinghofer Strasse 277, 45475 Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany (see map)
Price: from 79 USD
A beautiful apartment with access to tram and metro stations within minutes. The place is on the third floor (there is no elevator access) and has a spacious kitchen, complete with a dining table. Out back, you’d have the view of a cozy garden. There are three bikes available for use. Wireless internet and a laptop friendly work-space is also available.
Garden view apartment
Price: from 58 USD
Number of Guests: 4
An enchanting urban villa with free Wi-Fi, complimentary usage of 6 sauna varieties and pools located both indoors and outdoors via the Parc Vitale spa. The rooms here are brightly lit and spacious too, and come with a minibar and cable TV. Breakfast is available daily by the hotel. You could also unwind at the garden bistro which offers chilled beer, light snacks as well as soft drinks. There are golf courses and tennis courts within walking distance.
Hotel & Spa Am Oppspring
Address: Werdener Weg 45, 45470 Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany (see map)
Price: from 114 USD
Conveniently located within 5 minutes from the local train station, this picturesque apartment will thrill you with its simplicity. There is free Wi-Fi access, and a fully functional kitchen to boot. The apartment has elevator access and security cameras around to ensure your safety. Look out of its windows and you’ll find a pleasant mix of the city buildings and greenery to glance at. A non-smoking unit which does not accommodate pets.
Casa De Maya
Price: from 49 USD
Number of Guests: 3
If free Wi-Fi is what you’re aiming for, this property has got you covered on all ends. The kitchen comes with a dishwasher, a microwave and an oven too. You could even opt to have a barbeque here. There is a sun terrace for you to explore and unwind after a long day. Do note that smoking is not permitted inside.
Ferienwohnung am Rumbachtal
Address: Priesters Hof 39 1. OG, 45472 Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany (see map)
Price: from 121 USD
Living out your travel dreams to the fullest
Muelheim an der Ruhr certainly has its quirks to check out, and has a very good public transport system. Pick this location in Germany for a road that’s less traveled, but full of wonderful surprises nonetheless!
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