Where to stay around Borkum?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 283 holiday lettings near Borkum. From 25 Houses to 2 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Borkum 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 Borkum?

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

  • Borkum (Nordseebad) Station: 439 holiday lettings
  • Borkum Lighthouse: 431 holiday lettings
  • Borkum Reede Station: 1,344 holiday lettings
  • Schiff Feuerschiff Borkum National Park: 1,254 holiday lettings
  • Borkum Promenade: 408 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 25 Houses in Borkum. Our other popular types of Borkum holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I rent beach rentals in Borkum?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 104 beach rentals in Borkum. You have also many other possibilities in Borkum area, including:

  • Downtown rentals: 49 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 10 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Borkum?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in Borkum. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Borkum, Germany your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for an exciting island vacation off the north coast of Germany should pay a visit to Borkum. This small and scenic island will still provide holidaymakers with many thinks to see and do. Visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas and apartments.

    Things to do on holiday to Borkum, Germany

    Borkum is a small island and partially car-free, but nonetheless there is plenty for holidaymakers to enjoy. The attractions and views here can be enjoyed by hiking, cycling or horse riding. Guided nature trails offer visitors the chance to see many species of birds and marine life here. There are beaches located here too that are great places for visitors to relax or enjoy a swim in the sea. The island is popular with visitors looking to enjoy different sports including beach sailing, surfing, sailing, buggy kiting, tennis and shooting. Those wishing to take it a little easy can relax with a variety of spa treatments. There are some delightful inns and restaurants in on the island offering delightful seafood and other East-Frisian dishes. Alternatively there are some small stores and markets from which self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drinks.

    Places to visit on holiday to Borkum, Germany

    As well as having many sporting activities, there are numerous places of interest for tourists to enjoy on Borkum. One of the highlights is the new lighthouse and those willing to climb its 308 steps will get an extensive view of the island and beyond. Another place well worth visiting is the Dyke House Museum, which is a traditional East-Frisian half-timbered farmhouse with many interesting exhibits. The entrance to the museum features two large whale jawbones. Tourists should also look out for the six metre high maritime sculptures on the island. A trip back to the mainland on the ferry will take holidaymakers to the city of Emden where there are some fascinating museums including the Bunker Museum and the East Frisian Museum.

    Weather in Borkum, Germany

    The warmest time of the year in this part of Germany is July and August when the average high temperature is 21 degrees centigrade. Winters are cold with January averaging just a high of 2 degrees centigrade during the day and -2 at night. Rainfall is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year although the highest amount is in the summer with an average of 73mm in June.

    Travel to Borkum, Germany

    Holidaymakers can fly to Bremen Airport (DRS) and then take an hour and a half drive to Emden, where a ferry takes passengers to Borkum. Bremen has flights to and from various international airports including Amsterdam (AMS), Brussels (BRU), Edinburgh (EDI), London-Stansted (STN), Manchester (MAN) Stockholm-Skavsta (NYO) and Venice-Treviso (TSF) amongst others. Avis, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt are car rental firms with desk located opposite Terminal 2.

    Activities and attractions in Borkum

    Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Borkum a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Pieterburen Seal Sanctuary (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
    • Erlebnispark-Norddeich (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)