Destination guide

The historical city of Heidelberg awaits you

Enjoy the history and other features of Heidelberg. Travellers especially like the cafes, sightseeing and local tours in this walkable and scenic city. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Heidelberg

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Heidelberg a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • MIRAMAR Erlebnisbad, Salz & Kristall Therme und Saunaparadies (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Planetarium Mannheim (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Sea Life Speyer (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Sinsheim Badewelt (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Sinsheim Golf Club (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Holiday Park (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Heidelberg

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Heidelberg is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Neckarwiese (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Luisenpark Gardens (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Heidelberg

Fly into Mannheim (MHG), the closest airport, located 9 mi (14.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.), which is 44.7 mi (71.9 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Heidelberg-Weststadt/Südstadt Station, Heidelberg Central Station and Heidelberg-Altstadt Station are the main stations in the area. Utilise the area's public transport and catch a ride on the metro at Heidelberg Seegarten Tram Stop or Heidelberg Kirchheim - Rohrbach S-Bahn to see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Heidelberg?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 461 holiday lettings around Heidelberg. From 307 flats & apartments to 43 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.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Heidelberg? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Heidelberg. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Heidelberg Castle: 652 holiday lettings
  • Church of the Holy Spirit: 664 holiday lettings
  • Heidelberg-Kirchheim/Rohrbach Station: 572 holiday lettings
  • Heidelberg Central Station: 624 holiday lettings
  • University of Heidelberg Old Campus: 654 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Heidelberg listed on 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 Flats in Heidelberg?

Yes, of course. offers 307 Flats in Heidelberg. Our other popular types of Heidelberg holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 311 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Heidelberg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Heidelberg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.