Where to stay around Erfurt?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 337 holiday lettings near Erfurt. From 32 Cottages to 30 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Erfurt for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Erfurt-Bischleben Station: 416 holiday lettings
  • Erfurt Ost Station: 342 holiday lettings
  • Erfurt Central Station: 354 holiday lettings
  • Kühnhausen Station: 342 holiday lettings
  • Erfurt (XIU-Erfurt Central Train Station): 356 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Erfurt 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 Cottages in Erfurt?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 32 Cottages in Erfurt. Our other popular types of Erfurt holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 30 self catering accommodations

Can I rent downtown rentals in Erfurt?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 49 downtown rentals in Erfurt. You have also many other possibilities in Erfurt area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 20 holiday rentals
  • Beach rentals: 4 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Erfurt?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Erfurt. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Erfut, Germany your home away from home

    With numerous historical attractions to see, visitors to Erfut will be engrossed as they travel through the well preserved medieval remains here. Those looking for a location overflowing with sites to see and brimming with magnificent ancient architecture, it doesn’t get better than this. But Erfut is also a very modern city with impeccable infrastructure and many kinds of luxurious accommodation including luxurious apartments and self-contained homes.

    Things to do on holiday to Erfut, Germany

    Lovers of nature and the sense of tranquillity it offers will be enthralled by the abundance of gardens and parks in this city. What better way to unwind after a busy year at the office than to lounge on the soft grass or on a bench beside calm waters reading a novel? Those looking for a bit more action can take a walk on nature trails through rambling woodlands spotting numerous bird species along the way. Visitors looking for more ways to become one with nature can visit the local zoo and see animal species from various parts of the world. Erfut is well known in the world of sports for producing star skaters and track athletes thanks to the world-class facilities it has. But it also hosts many championships for speed skating, cycling, indoor athletics and other disciplines so lucky visitors just might catch one of these events.

    Places to visit on holiday to Erfut, Germany

    The carefully preserved medieval city centre in Erfut is chief among its touristic gems. Among the remarkable buildings that populate this part of the city are two ancient churches, Mariendom and Severikirche which sit side by side, their towers rising into the sky. There are also museums to visit and castles to explore. Erfut has 216 bridges and a good number of these have been constructed over tributaries of the River Gera. The many little rivulets running through the city and the beautiful bridges standing over them bring to mind the canals of the Italian city Venice. Indeed they have earned Erfut the tag ‘Little Venice’. Kramerbrucke is the best known of the city’s bridges and was built back in 1325. Most interesting is the fact that people actually live in houses constructed on this bridge.

    Weather in Erfut, Germany

    Other than during the winter months of January, November and December where temperatures routinely fall below zero, Erfut is rather temperate in climate. August is usually the hottest month here and temperatures of up to 29°C are not uncommon at this time of the year.

    Travel to Erfut, Germany

    Holidaymakers can fly straight into Erfut, touching down at the Erfut-Weimar Airport using seasonal charter airlines but international flights usually land at the Leipzig-Altenburg Airport from where visitors can also catch a taxi to Erfut. Other travellers prefer to land in other cities such as Munich and Berlin and then fly to the Erfut-Weimar Airport. Tram services run right up to this airport and are available every 10-20 minutes so getting into the city from there is not a hassle.

    Sightseeing in and around Erfurt

    Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Erfurt a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Avenida Water Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
    • Bad Langensalza Thermal Baths (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Erfurt

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

    • Egapark Erfurt (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Weimarhallenpark (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
    • Hainich National Park (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)