Destination guide

The lush setting of Goettingen is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's cathedral, monuments and history with a rental holiday home in Goettingen. Renowned for its university setting, gardens and theatres, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Goettingen

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Goettingen a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hainberg Observatorium (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Uslar Waterpark (16.1 mi / 26 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Goettingen

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Goettingen is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tanzwerder Island (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Alaris Butterfly Park (16.2 mi / 26 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Goettingen

Fly into Kassel (KSF-Calden), the closest airport, located 25 mi (40.2 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Göttingen Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Göttingen?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 68 holiday lettings around Göttingen. From 43 flats & apartments to 7 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.

Can I rent a town property in Göttingen?

Quaint, homely and hospitable — village life is something undeniably special. If this sounds like your type of holiday, we'll make it happen. HomeAway offers 6 village rental options here. Alternatively, you might be interested in trying something a little different. HomeAway has plenty of options to pick from, including:

  • 5 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 3 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 2 resort holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Göttingen?

If you're keen for some space to spread your things out, relax and maybe even cook up a dinner or two, you're going to love climbing the stairs up to your very own apartment. HomeAway has 41 for you to select from here. How does £36 per night sound? That's what you could be paying if you don't leave it too long! Or maybe you want to try another style. We have plenty of other options to choose from, including:

  • Hotel: 35 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £45 per night.
  • House: 7 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £47 per night.

Can I stay in Göttingen in a large group?

There's nothing more enjoyable than being somewhere new with friends and family. And the great news is HomeAway has places to suit big groups. House holiday rentals are the preferred choice here for big groups of travellers. Our extensive database presently has 3 available. We offer properties that can cater to big groups. They are:

  • Tracking down places that can house 5 guests? We have 4 options. Prices start from £50 a night.
  • Or maybe you have 8 guests? If so, we have 4 that will be suitable. The starting rate is £56 per night.

So be ready to take off on a fabulous adventure with the whole family!