Destination guide

Historical Gotha will entice you

Take a holiday to Gotha and enjoy the area's history, cathedral and theatre scene. Travellers to this scenic city praise the gardens, zoo and opera houses. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Gotha

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Gotha a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bad Langensalza Thermal Baths (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Miniature Park Trusetal (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gotha

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gotha is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hainich National Park (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Egapark Erfurt (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Gotha

Fly into Erfurt (ERF), the closest airport, located 11.5 mi (18.4 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Gotha Station or Gotha Ost Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gotha?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 205 holiday lettings around Gotha. From 82 flats & apartments to 48 houses, 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 mountainside property in Gotha?

Fresh air, awe-inspiring vistas and quality time in the great outdoors. If you're in the mood to refresh and reconnect, an alpine retreat is just what the doctor ordered. HomeAway has no less than 27 alpine holiday properties available. Of course, that might not be for everyone. Fortunately, HomeAway has oodles more options, including:

  • 23 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 20 resort holiday accommodation options.
  • 15 village holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in Gotha in a large group?

There's nothing quite as exciting as being somewhere new with extended family and friends. The best news is HomeAway has places suitable for big groups. Why not take a peek at the 9 apartment holiday rentals listed here? They're the most popular option for large groups of guests. The rental options that are on offer for large groups around here include:

  • On the hunt for properties that can fit 6 of you? We have 18 that will suit. Prices start from £39 per night.
  • Looking for a rental property for 8 guests? We have 6 that will be perfect. You can get one for as low as £89 a night.
  • Hunting down holiday rentals suitable for 5 people? You'll be delighted to hear we have 5 that'll be perfect. You can secure one for as little as £58 per night.

So don't fret! When you book with us you'll be able to bring your uncle, your cousin and all your pals to Gotha.