Destination guide

Captivating Kulmbach will entice you

Take a holiday to Kulmbach and enjoy the area's festivals, entertainment and history. Well known for its bars, local tours and museums, this walkable city won't disappoint. Bayreuth Festival Theater and Margrave's Opera House are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Kulmbach

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Kulmbach has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tierpark Rohrensee (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Ochsenkopf South Chairlift (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Nalia Municipal Swimming Pool (18.6 mi / 30 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kulmbach

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kulmbach is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fantaisie Palace (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Hofgarten (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Tierpark Rohrensee (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Ecological Botanical Garden (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Ochsenkopf (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Kurpark Bad Steben (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Kulmbach

The nearest airport is in Hof (HOQ-Hof-Plauen), located 22.3 mi (35.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Nuremberg (NUE-Nuremberg Airport), which is 46.1 mi (74.2 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Kulmbach Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kulmbach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 136 holiday lettings around Kulmbach. From 20 houses to 106 flats & apartments, 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 village property in Kulmbach?

Quaint, charming and peaceful — village living is something undeniably special. If this sounds like your type of holiday, we'll help make it happen. HomeAway has no less than 42 village rental properties here. Alternatively, you may like to try another style of setting. HomeAway has stacks of options to choose from, including:

  • 40 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 10 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 10 mountain-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Kulmbach?

Having space to spread out, cooking with local flavours, great views — if any of these things appeal to you, an apartment rental could be a great choice. You can take your pick from 83 different options via HomeAway. If you get in early, you could spend as little as £30 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather try one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • House: 16 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £30 per night.
  • Hotel: 11 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £42 per night.
  • Chalet: 6 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £86 per night.

Can I stay in Kulmbach in a large group?

There's nothing more exciting than staying somewhere completely new with extended family and friends. The best news is HomeAway has some options to suit big groups. Apartment holiday rentals are the leading choice here for large groups of travellers. Our database currently has 15 available. If you are hoping to stay in a large group, the holiday rental options that can meet your needs include:

  • If yours is a squad of 5, we offer 22 rental accommodation suited to that size. Book a night for as little as £30.
  • If you have 8 in your group, you'll be thrilled to discover that there are 12 rental accommodation that are suitable. The starting price is £123 per night.
  • On a trip away with a group of 6? We offer 11 properties for rent that will be perfect. Prices begin at just £45 a night.

So don't fear! When you travel with us you can bring along your mom, your sister and all your mates to Kulmbach.