Where to stay around Palatinate?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 599 holiday lettings near Palatinate. From 437 apartments to 123 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 Palatinate is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Palatinate?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Palatinate. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • France: 211,419 holiday homes
  • Black Forest: 4,268 holiday homes
  • Alsace: 3,749 holiday homes
  • Baden-Baden: 349 holiday homes
  • Heidelberg: 269 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Palatinate! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Palatinate?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Palatinate with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Baden-Baden: 349 holiday lettings
  • Heidelberg: 269 holiday lettings
  • Mannheim: 188 holiday lettings
  • Karlsruhe: 79 holiday lettings
  • Rüdesheim am Rhein: 181 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Palatinate?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Palatinate are:

  • Baden Airpark Airport (FKB): 376 self catering accommodations
  • Ramstein Ab Airport (RMS): 96 self catering accommodations
  • Mannheim City Airport (MHG): 374 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Palatinate?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Palatinate. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Crucenia Thermen: 220 holiday rentals
  • Bostalsee Lake: 533 holiday rentals
  • Villa Sachsen Winery: 288 holiday rentals
  • Heidelberg Castle: 370 holiday rentals
  • Beinheim Roppenheim Station: 66 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Palatinate listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday home in Palatinate, Germany your home away from home

Palatinate forms the southern portion of the Rhineland-Palatinate federal state in western Germany, close to the border with France. Around Palatinate self-catering holiday homes you’ll encounter beautiful rural landscapes and picturesque old towns. It’s also one of Germany’s most important wine regions, thanks to the warm summer temperatures.

Things to do in Palatinate, Germany

There are plenty of lovely towns to see from your self-catering accommodation in Palatinate. A great place to start would be Neustadt an der Weinstrasse, which boasts a beautiful town square enclosed by a number of medieval half-timbered buildings. Meanwhile Speyer is known to be one of the oldest cities in the country. The most spectacular landmark here is the city’s cathedral, which is a UNECO World Heritage site, and an important example of Romanesque architecture. In fact it’s the largest Romanesque church in the world. Maximilianstrasse is a classic medieval street lined by half-timbered houses, while at Altpoertel you can see one of the original defensive towers, more than 50 metres in height.

The German Wine Route runs through the region around Palatine holiday homes. It starts at its southernmost point, in Schweigen-Rettenbach and spans 85 kilometres of picturesque vineyards and rural scenery. A wide variety of wines are produced in this area, from reds such as Portugieser and Dornfelder, to whites like Riesling and Morio Muskat. The wine route is especially popular from spring to autumn when the various towns along the route hold festivals, including the German Grape Harvest festival in Neustadt and the Almond Blossom Festival in Gimmendingen.

Meanwhile one of Europe’s largest forest can be found near Palatine self-catering accommodation. The Palatine Forest is a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and offers lakes, peaks and numerous historical sites like Castle Altdahn and Neuscharfeneck Castle.

Places to visit on holiday in Palatinate, Germany

The city of Mainz lies just to the north of holiday rentals in Palatinate. It dates to Roman times and offers a host of impressive sites, including the Romanesque cathedral. Meanwhile Worms, just to the south is officially the country’s oldest city, and features an impressive historical centre protected by walls, with stunning cathedral.

Weather in Palatinate, Germany

Palatinate self-catering accommodation is set in Germany’s warmest region, with summer highs often reaching well above 30 degrees. There’s also much less rainfall in this part of the country. Winters bring a cool weather, although frosts are relatively uncommon, apart from on high ground.

Cheap flights to Palatinate, Germany

Perhaps the most convenient way to reach Palatinate self-catering holiday homes from the UK would be to fly to Frankfurt (FRA) from London Heathrow (LHR), Edinburgh (EDI), Manchester (MAN) or Birmingham (BHX) with Lufthansa or British Airways – this city lies no more than an hour north of Palatinate region.