Destination guide

Why people love visiting exciting Frankfurt

Take a holiday to Frankfurt and enjoy the area's museums, history and monuments. Travellers especially like the cafes, skyscrapers and shopping in this cosmopolitan and walkable city. For a bit of culture, visit Frankfurt Opera House, Staedel Museum or Alte Oper. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Frankfurt

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Frankfurt a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Frankfurt Zoological Garden (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Frankfurter Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Titus Thermen (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Lufthansa Flight Training Center (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Rhein-Main-Therme (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Opel-Zoo (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Frankfurt

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Frankfurt is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palmengarten (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Nizza (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Frankfurt Botanical Garden (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Grüneburgpark (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Wasserpark (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Huthpark (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Frankfurt

Fly into Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Frankfurt Central Station, Frankfurt Süd Station and Frankfurt am Main West Station are the main stations in the area. You can see more of Frankfurt by jumping on the metro at Central U-Bahn, Willy Brandt Platz U-Bahn or Taunusanlage S-Bahn.

How many holiday rentals are available around Frankfurt?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 255 holiday lettings around Frankfurt. From 199 flats & apartments to 205 studios, 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 town property in Frankfurt?

From time to time you need to stop and smell the roses. Slip into a slower pace of life and spend your next family holiday in the heart of a quaint and charming village. HomeAway has 43 village getaway rentals here. Open to other suggestions? HomeAway has heaps more property options to look through, including:

  • 27 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 27 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 25 city-centre holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a hotel in Frankfurt?

Whether you're trying to find a place that greets its guests with an icy bottle of Champagne and a cheese platter or you're simply after a cosy bed to conk out in after a big day of sightseeing, we've got the perfect hotel for you. Currently, there are 349 options listed on HomeAway. Prices start at £22 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather pick one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Apartment: 189 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £27 per night.
  • House: 26 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £22 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 13 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £16 per night.

Can I stay in Frankfurt in a large group?

Holidays spent with your favourite people can be stacks of fun, especially when you're under the same roof in an amazing new place! If you're visiting with a big group, HomeAway can help you out. Apartment holiday rentals are the leading choice here for big groups of guests. Our international database presently has 27 available. In this area, the properties that can house large groups of guests include:

  • Are you looking for rentals that can sleep 6 of you? We have 37 that will be suitable. Prices begin from just £27 per night.
  • Require a place for 5 guests? We have 23 that will suit. The starting price is £47 per night.
  • On a trip away with a group of 7? We have 9 properties for rent that match your requirements. Prices begin at just £69 a night.

You and all your buddies will be well catered to when you arrange your Frankfurt travels with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Frankfurt?

Forget those soulless hotel chains! Indulge in the freedom of living like a local in a great value holiday rental instead. Have a look at the diverse options available now on HomeAway. When it comes to discovering a terrific deal, your first stop ought to be Mitte. Here, HomeAway has 11 holiday rentals at an average price of £89 a night. There are another 9 HomeAway holiday rentals awaiting you in or around Johannesviertel. The average price here is £91 a night.