Where to stay around Winterberg?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 927 holiday lettings near Winterberg. From 636 apartments to 235 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Winterberg is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Skiliftkarussell Winterberg: 1,103 holiday lettings
  • Winterberg Mountain Adventure: 1,090 holiday lettings
  • Winterberg Siedlingausen Station: 1,047 holiday lettings
  • Winterberg Silbach Station: 1,068 holiday lettings
  • Winterberg (Westfalen) Station: 1,183 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Winterberg 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 apartments in Winterberg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 636 apartments in Winterberg. Our other popular types of Winterberg holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 235 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Winterberg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 81 holiday homes with pool available in Winterberg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Winterberg, Westphalia, Germany your home away from home

    The historic town of Winterberg is in the North Rhine-Westphalia region in central Germany. The name appropriately translates as Winter Mountain as this resort is well known for its wintersports and its great local cuisine.

    Things to Do in Winterberg, Germany

    Winterberg holiday rentals are a haven for serious winter sports where there is plenty of skiing, ice skating, bobsledding, luge and a skeleton track. However it also has plenty to offer in the warmer months with an outdoor swimming pool, paragliding and a miniature golf course. The area is ideal for walking and cycling along well-maintained trails. Walk from Winterberg into the Rothaar Mountains or explore one of the other nearby nature parks. Motorcycle enthusiasts are attracted to the area for exhilarating rides through picturesque countryside along winding, twisting roads. The local cuisine is well known. Try the local specialty, Solei, which is based on hard boiled eggs cooked with kummel spice. The local knochenwurst sausage makes a hearty meal served with potatoes and sauerkraut.

    Places to Visit Around Winterberg, Sauerland

    Top attractions to visit from Winterberg holiday rentals include the memorial stone to the local witches who were killed in witch hunts during the 15th to 17th centuries. The old Jewish cemetery is a good place to head for, mainly for the charming half-timbered houses which exist in that area. Look for the 300-year old beech tree in the town. Panorama Park is full of aerial activities, zip lines, a bike park and bobsleigh run. Visit the salt caves at Elkeringhausen, the pretty water mill at Niedersfeld and the mountain goldsmith at Winterberg-Langewiese. Winterberg has a Wintersports Museum, a Pony Ranch and an open-air theatre for cultural entertainment. Another major point of interest within the city of Winterberg is the Kahler Asten, the second highest mountain in Sauerland which is 841 metres high and is popular for hikes and nature spotting with an observation centre and a restaurant.

    Weather in Winterberg, Germany

    Holiday rentals in Winterberg enjoy a pleasant climate with warm sunny summers and cold winters. The summer months have average highs of 22°C (72°C). The winter months have highs of around 4°C (39°F) with plenty of snow for skiing and wintersports. The area can have showers in every season.

    Travel to Winterberg, Germany

    The nearest airport to Winterberg holiday rentals is Paderborn Lippstadt (PAD) Airport which is about 47 km away. Dortmund (DTM) airport is a major international airport with good links for both domestic and international flights. Dortmund is 73 km to the southeast and is an easy drive along the A46. A hire car is recommended for exploring the area around Winterberg but is not essential for enjoying this lovely town.

    Activities and attractions in and around Winterberg

    Are you looking for things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Winterberg has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Skiliftkarussell Winterberg (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Golf Club Winterberg (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Bikepark Winterberg (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Winterberg Mountain Adventure (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Wintersportpark Sahnehang (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
    • Bodefeld Hunau Ski Resort (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)

    Seasonal weather in Winterberg

    Travellers enjoy Winterberg for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, December, September or April, when snowfall averages 5.13 inches and temperatures average -1°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Winterberg

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Winterberg is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Kahler Asten (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
    • Crosslap Disc Golf Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
    • Lake Diemelsee (14.3 mi / 23 km)
    • Kellerwald-Edersee National Park (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
    • Arnsberg Forest Nature Park (24.8 mi / 40 km)