Destination guide

The friendly city of Herford awaits you

Enjoy the museums and other features of Herford. Travellers appreciate the cafes in this welcoming city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Herford

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Herford a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • H2O Herford Sports and Water Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Hortus Vitalis (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Olderdissen Animal Park (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Potts Park (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Zoo Safaripark Stukenbrock (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Herford

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Herford is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gradierwerken (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Kurpark (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Kurpark (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Bielefeld Japanese Garden (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Adlerwarte Berlebeck (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Herford

Fly into Paderborn (PAD-Paderborn - Lippstadt), the closest airport, located 35.1 mi (56.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Hannover (HAJ), which is 49.6 mi (79.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Herford Station.

Where to stay around Herford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 61 holiday lettings near Herford. From 5 Houses to 52 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Herford for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Herford?

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

  • H2O Herford Sports and Water Park: 194 holiday lettings
  • Herford Station: 173 holiday lettings
  • Marta Herford Museum: 184 holiday lettings
  • Farmhouse Museum: 115 holiday lettings
  • Guetersloh Isselhorst-Avenwedde Station: 110 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Herford 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 Houses in Herford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Houses in Herford. Our other popular types of Herford holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 52 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 51 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Herford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Herford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.