Destination guide

The historical city of Schwetzingen awaits you

Enjoy the history and other features of Schwetzingen. Renowned for its wildlife, gardens and local tours, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Schwetzingen

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Schwetzingen a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sea Life Speyer (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Planetarium Mannheim (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • MIRAMAR Erlebnisbad, Salz & Kristall Therme und Saunaparadies (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Holiday Park (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Sinsheim Golf Club (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Schwetzingen

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Schwetzingen is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Neckarwiese (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Luisenpark Gardens (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Schwetzingen

The nearest airport is in Mannheim (MHG), located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Stuttgart (STR), which is 55.5 mi (89.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Schwetzingen Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Schwetzingen?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 272 holiday lettings around Schwetzingen. From 19 houses to 204 flats & apartments, 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 Schwetzingen?

Charming streets, hospitable locals and a slower pace of life — villages are truly a delight. Are you ready to experience this enviable lifestyle for yourself? HomeAway has 64 village holiday properties here. Of course, that might not be for everyone. Fortunately, HomeAway has loads more options, including:

  • 55 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 16 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 14 waterfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Schwetzingen?

Unpack your bags, take in the view and get the kettle on the boil. If you're after a place with all the conveniences of home, an apartment rental is an awesome way to go. You can take your pick from 214 different options via HomeAway. How does £35 per night sound? That's what you could be paying if you don't dilly dally! Or maybe you'd rather pick one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Hotel: 163 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • House: 16 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £65 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 13 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £15 per night.

Can I stay in Schwetzingen in a large group?

Whether you're hitting the road on a holiday with your relatives or spending a week away with all your old school mates, it's always heaps of fun staying in a brand new place together! The good news is that HomeAway has places to suit you. Currently, apartment holiday rentals are preferred for large groups of travellers here, and you'll find 28 featured on our database. Rental accommodation around this area that can house large groups include:

  • On the hunt for rentals that can house 5 guests? We have 31 that will be suitable. The prices start from £43 per night.
  • Keen to find a holiday rental for 6 people? We have 17 that will be ideal. Prices begin at just £56 a night.
  • Hunting down holiday rentals to suit 8 guests? You'll be glad to discover we have 6 that will fit the bill. You can bag one for as little as £70 a night.

You and all your buddies will be well looked after when you organise your Schwetzingen travels through us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Schwetzingen?

Cramped hotel balconies are no place to spend your precious holiday moments! Explore our value-for-money holiday rentals now and make sure everyone in your crew has enough room to spread out. R4 is heaven for bargain hunters. And with 8 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £81 a night, it isn't difficult to see why. There are another 19 HomeAway holiday rentals awaiting you in or around Schlierbach. The average price in this area is £85 a night.

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