Where to stay around Wernigerode?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,493 holiday lettings near Wernigerode. From 982 apartments to 441 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 Wernigerode is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Brocken: 2,281 holiday lettings
  • Wernigerode Elmowerk Station: 2,088 holiday lettings
  • Wernigerode Station: 1,820 holiday lettings
  • Buergerpark: 1,973 holiday lettings
  • Wernigerode Castle: 1,829 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Wernigerode 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 apartments in Wernigerode?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 982 apartments in Wernigerode. Our other popular types of Wernigerode holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 441 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 11 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 Wernigerode?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 128 holiday homes with pool available in Wernigerode. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Wernigerode, Germany Your Home Away From Home

    The German town of Wernigerode can be found towards then centre of the country, within the landlocked state of Saxony-Anhalt. Set on the northern slopes of the Harz mountain range, at some 800 feet above sea level, this picturesque town enjoys spectacular views of the surrounding German landscape. As well as enjoying an idyllic setting, Wernigerode also boasts a wonderful array of mainly gothic-style architecture in its churches and landmarks, making it a popular destination amongst national and international visitors alike. To cater for its steady influx of tourists, there is a great choice of accommodation suitable for self catering purposes in and around the town. Holidays in Wernigerode can be enjoyed from an apartment set in one of the town’s most gracious buildings, or in a modern townhouse will all the mod-cons, the choice is yours!

    Things to Do on Holiday in Wernigerode, Germany

    One of the biggest draws for visitors looking to spend their holidays in Wernigerode and the surrounding countryside is to discover on foot, by hire car or on a bicycle the many castles and picturesque villages which dot the Saxony landscape. The more energetic visitors may alternatively wish to head to the nearby Harz National Park, where rock-climbing and abseiling are popular during the spring and summer months, and skiing and snowboarding in the winter. Alternatively, the Holtemme River, which flows through the centre of the town, provides water sports enthusiasts with the opportunity to enjoy such pursuits as kayaking, boating and freshwater fishing.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Wernigerode, Germany

    Wernigerode boasts a wonderful array of historic buildings and landmarks to visit and marvel at. Perhaps the biggest draws are its 19th century Gothic-style castle, its historic market place and the Ottofels rock formation. Being so centrally located within Germany, visitors spending their holidays in Wernigerode will find that many of the nation’s most fascinating towns and cities are within a comfortable drive away. For instance, Berlin, the nation’s capital and largest city, with all its theatres, galleries, historical landmarks and quality shopping, is just over an hour’s drive away to the east of the town. Closer by, the region’s largest city, Magdeburg, boasts such popular tourist attractions as its impressive Lutheran cathedral and the remains of the greatest fortress of the former Kingdom of Prussia.

    Weather in Wernigerode, Germany

    Visitors spending their holidays in Wernigerode will discover that central Germany as a whole has a typically continental climate. This means that summers can be warm, with temperatures often reaching the high-twenties degrees Celsius. Winters are much cooler, with temperatures averaging around 3 degrees Celsius. The region receives an average annual precipitation of around 22 inches, much of which falling as snow in the winter months.

    Travel to Wernigerode, Germany

    Travellers looking to spend their holidays in Wernigerode will find that Berlin- Brandenburg Airport (BER) is the nearest international airport. British Airways, Lufthansa, Easyjet, and Ryanair operate regular flights here from the UK, departing from several regional UK airports, to include London Heathrow (LHR), London Gatwick (LGW), Glasgow (GLA), Manchester (MAN) and Bristol (BRS).

    Activities and attractions in and around Wernigerode

    Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Wernigerode a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Christianental Wildlife Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Wurmberg Gondola (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
    • Harz Golf Club (9.3 mi / 15 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Wernigerode

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Wernigerode is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Buergerpark (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Brocken (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
    • Wurmberg (6.8 mi / 11 km)
    • Harz National Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
    • Bode Gorge (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
    • Rosstrappe (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)