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Find the perfect holiday rental for your Westerland getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Westerland with a stay in a holiday home rental. One of the city's many top draws is its shopping. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Westerland

Do you want to discover top things to see and 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 Westerland a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sylt Aquarium (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Sylter Welle (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Tierpark Tinnum (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Sylt Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Westerland

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Westerland is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Red Cliff (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Hoernum Harbor (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Fohr (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Amrum (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Lakolk Beach (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Wadden Sea National Park (26.9 mi / 43.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Westerland

Fly into Sylt (GWT), the closest airport, located 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Westerland Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Westerland?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,758 holiday lettings around Westerland. From 2,402 Flats to 243 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Westerland?

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 Westerland:

  • Tinnum: 1,971 holiday homes
  • Munkmarsch: 65 holiday homes
  • Rantum: 205 holiday homes
  • Keitum: 187 holiday homes
  • Sønderstrand: 478 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 Westerland?

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

  • Sylter Welle: 5,575 holiday lettings
  • Sylt-Ost Keitum Station: 5,826 holiday lettings
  • Westerland (Sylt) Station: 5,600 holiday lettings
  • Sylt Aquarium: 5,557 holiday lettings
  • Tierpark Tinnum: 5,814 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Westerland 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 Flats in Westerland?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,402 Flats in Westerland. Our other popular types of Westerland holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 243 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Westerland?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 198 holiday homes with pool available in Westerland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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