Destination guide

Theatrical Schwerin will entice you

Take a holiday to Schwerin and enjoy the area's monuments, museums and cathedral. Renowned for its lake, theatres and coffee shops, this city welcomes all visitors. Schwerin Cathedral and Schwerin Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Schwerin

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Schwerin 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 centre:

  • Schwerin Zoo (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Alpincenter Hamburg-Wittenburg (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Tierpark Wismar (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Wonnemar Wismar (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Schwerin

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Schwerin 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 centre:

  • Lake Schwerin (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Dümmer See (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Neustadt-Glewe Beach (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Park der Solidaritaet (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Schwerin

The nearest airport is in Luebeck (LBC), located 31.5 mi (50.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Rostock (RLG-Laage), which is 41 mi (65.9 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Schwerin Mitte Station, Schwerin Central Station and Schwerin-Görries Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Schwerin?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 307 holiday lettings around Schwerin. From 91 houses to 150 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a beach property in Schwerin?

Taking a deep breath of clean ocean air, warming up in the sunshine and losing track of time. Now that's the type of escape you deserve. HomeAway has 32 beachside rental homes. On the hunt for something a little different? See if any of our other properties stand out. Our range here includes:

  • 32 waterfront holiday accommodation options.
  • 23 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 21 village holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Schwerin?

Unpack your suitcase, check out the view and turn the kettle on. If you're searching for a place with all the conveniences of home, an apartment rental is definitely the way to go. You can choose from 144 different options on HomeAway. If you make your booking quickly, you could spend as little as £25 a night. If that doesn't fit with your group's taste, we've got a range of different self-catering accommodation options to choose from, such as:

  • House: 89 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £38 per night.
  • Hotel: 70 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £45 per night.
  • Bungalow: 5 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £43 per night.

Can I stay in Schwerin in a large group?

Holidays with your friends and family can be oodles of fun, especially when you're sleeping under the same roof somewhere new! If you'll be visiting with a large group, HomeAway can help out. House holiday rentals are the most popular option here for large groups of guests. Our worldwide database presently has 19 available. The holiday rentals that can cater to large numbers here include:

  • On the lookout for places that can hold 6 of you? We have 33 that will be ideal. Prices start from £64 per night.
  • Keen to find a place for 5 guests? We have 22 that will suit. You can book one for as little as £56 a night.
  • Travelling with a group of 8? We offer 14 accommodation for rent that will suit. Prices start from £30 a night.

So don't fear! When you book with us you can bring your aunt, your cousin and all your pals to Schwerin.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Schwerin?

Say goodbye to dull cookie-cutter chain-hotel rooms! Indulge in the ease of living like one of the locals in an affordable holiday rental instead. Feast your eyes on the diverse options that can be secured now on HomeAway. You can always bank on there being an amazing deal waiting to be snatched up in or around Wilhelmshof. With 5 holiday rentals on offer at an average price of £60 a night, a stay in this well-known area is bound to get your trip off to a flying start!