Destination guide

Travel to historical Merseburg

Enjoy the area's history, cathedral and monuments with a rental holiday home in Merseburg. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the parks, gardens and restaurants. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Merseburg

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Merseburg a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Maya Mare (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Zoo Halle (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Porsche Factory (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Winzervereinigung Freyburg (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Rotkaeppchen (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Weingut Bernard Pawis (15 mi / 24.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Merseburg

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Merseburg is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Merseburger Palace Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Botanischer Garten (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Lake Kulkwitz (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Festwiese (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Leipziger Auwald (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Cospudener Lake (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Merseburg

Fly into Leipzig (LEJ-Leipzig - Halle), the closest airport, located 11 mi (17.8 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Merseburg Station, Merseburg Bergmannsring Station and Beuna Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Merseburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 74 holiday lettings near Merseburg. From 5 Houses to 57 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Merseburg for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Merseburg?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Merseburg:

  • Stadtbezirk Ost: 19 holiday homes
  • Leutzsch: 28 holiday homes
  • Südwest: 57 holiday homes
  • Stadtbezirk West: 31 holiday homes
  • Nordwest: 29 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Beuna (Geiseltal) Station: 356 holiday lettings
  • Merseburger Palace: 362 holiday lettings
  • Merseburger Staendehaus: 362 holiday lettings
  • Merseburger Palace Gardens: 362 holiday lettings
  • Merseburger Cathedral: 365 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Merseburg 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 Houses in Merseburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Houses in Merseburg. Our other popular types of Merseburg holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 9 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Merseburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 65 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Merseburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.