Destination guide

The historical area of Darmstadt awaits your stay

Take a holiday to Darmstadt and enjoy the area's festivals, history and art galleries. Renowned for its local tours, museums and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. Commerzbank-Arena and Staedel Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Darmstadt

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Darmstadt a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jugendstilbad (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Zoo Vivarium Darmstadt (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Kiawah Golf Club (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Lufthansa Flight Training Center (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Louis Guntrum Weinkellerei (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Frankfurter Golf Club (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Darmstadt

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Darmstadt is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Palmengarten (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Herrengarten (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Prinz-Georg-Garten (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Botanical Gardens (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Frankfurt City Forest (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Ruesselsheim City Park (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Darmstadt

The nearest airport is in Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.), located 12.8 mi (20.6 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Darmstadt Central Station, Darmstadt Ost Station and Darmstadt Nord Station are the main stations that serve the city. Consider catching the metro at Darmstadt Arheilgen S-Bahn or Darmstadt-Wixhausen S-Bahn to see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Darmstadt?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 216 holiday lettings around Darmstadt. From 135 flats & apartments to 14 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 Darmstadt?

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 Darmstadt:

  • Mitte: 26 holiday homes
  • Johannesviertel: 23 holiday homes
  • Rheintor/Grafenstraße: 26 holiday homes
  • Innenstadt: 15 holiday homes
  • Sachsenhausen-Süd: 17 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 Darmstadt? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Darmstadt. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Darmstadt State Theatre: 451 holiday lettings
  • Darmstadt Palace: 428 holiday lettings
  • Darmstadtium: 457 holiday lettings
  • Russian Chapel: 454 holiday lettings
  • Darmstadt Süd Station: 452 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Darmstadt 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 Darmstadt?

Yes, of course. offers 135 Flats in Darmstadt. Our other popular types of Darmstadt holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 137 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 Darmstadt?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 46 holiday homes with pool available in Darmstadt. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.