Where to stay around Westerwald?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 873 holiday lettings near Westerwald. From 682 Condos/Apartments to 677 Studios, 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 Westerwald is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Westerwald?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Westerwald. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Cologne: 626 holiday homes
  • Mosel: 1,721 holiday homes
  • Koblenz: 310 holiday homes
  • Bonn: 228 holiday homes
  • North Rhine-Westphalia: 3,300 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Westerwald! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Westerwald?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Westerwald with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Cologne: 626 holiday lettings
  • Koblenz: 310 holiday lettings
  • Bonn: 228 holiday lettings
  • Wiesbaden: 127 holiday lettings
  • Boppard: 358 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Westerwald?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Westerwald are:

  • Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN): 636 self catering accommodations
  • Koblenz Winningen Airport (ZNV): 523 self catering accommodations
  • Bonn (QBB-Bonn Bus Station): 631 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Westerwald?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Westerwald. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cologne Cathedral: 628 holiday rentals
  • Freudenberg South Westphalian Open-Air Stage: 167 holiday rentals
  • Phantasialand: 595 holiday rentals
  • Haus der Springmaus: 627 holiday rentals
  • LANXESS Arena: 636 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Westerwald listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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

If you are looking for a scenic getaway amongst the trees and picturesque highlands then Westerwald Forest in Germany is the place for you. Located in the Rheinland-Pfalz area of South West Germany, holidaymakers will find many things to do and see here. Visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, cottages and apartments as well as campsites.

Things to do on holiday to Westerwald Forest, Germany

This very scenic area of Germany has miles of excellent hiking trails for visitors to explore. Holidaymakers can also enjoy cycling around the area. A number of water activities can be undertaken on the lakes including canoeing and kayaking. Fishing is also very popular here during the year, but in winter when the Westerwald lakes freeze over holidaymakers may also try some ice skating. There are many sporting activities available for holidaymakers to do including tennis, volleyball and golf. A slightly more serene experience can be enjoyed at one of the many potteries here where tourists can create their own masterpieces. There are many bars, cafes and restaurants in the area with a variety of menu items including German cuisine and some international dishes too. A good range of shopping can be found by the Westerwald Forest with many places for self catering holidaymakers to purchase food and drink. Plenty of gift and souvenir shops can be found in this region as well.

Places to visit on holiday to Westerwald Forest, Germany

The Westerwald Forest and the surrounding areas have numerous magnificent churches, abbeys, castle ruins, mills and other buildings for holidaymakers to discover. One of the nicest places to visit is the small town of Limburg, which is dominated by its cathedral with seven towers. The Nassau Nature Reserve is also well worth seeing and is home to the ruins of an old castle. There are a few other visitor attractions in the area including the ceramics museum in Hohr-Grenzhausen. Holidaymakers may also like to take a trip to Neustadt where they will see the world’s largest half timbered circular building, or perhaps to Hachenburg where there is a 750 year old Cistercian abbey.

Weather in Westerwald Forest, Germany

The best times to visit this part of Germany are late spring, summer and early autumn when the temperatures are very pleasant. The warmest months of the year are generally July and August with maximum highs of around 22 to 23 degrees centigrade. The winters can get very cold with the average high only 5 degrees centigrade in December and January, but temperatures can drop below zero.

Travel to Westerwald Forest, Germany

Cologne/Bonn Airport (CGN) is approximately one hour’s drive from the Westerwald Forest. Flights arrive here from numerous international airports including Amsterdam (AMS), Lisbon (LIS), London-Gatwick (LGW), London-Heathrow (LHW), Manchester (MAN), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO), Stockholm-Arlanda (ARN), Vienna (VIE) and Zurich (ZRH) amongst others. Several car rental firms are represented at the airport terminal including Avis, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt.