Destination guide

The adventurous city of Dithmarschen awaits you

The area's monuments and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Dithmarschen. Renowned for its zoo, island views and university setting, this city welcomes all visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Dithmarschen

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Dithmarschen a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Seehundstation Friedrichskoog (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Harbor Toenning (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Multimar Aquarium (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Westkustenpark and Robbarium (20 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Lohersand Golf Course (25.2 mi / 40.6 km)
  • Zoo in der Wingst (27 mi / 43.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dithmarschen

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Dithmarschen is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Familienlagune Perlebucht (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Badestrand Friedrichskoog (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Harbor Toenning (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Castle Park (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Kiel Canal (20.5 mi / 33 km)
  • Wadden Sea National Park (21.4 mi / 34.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Dithmarschen

The nearest airport is in Hamburg (HAM), located 51.7 mi (83.2 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Meldorf Station, Heide Station and Nordhastedt Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Dithmarschen District?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,199 holiday lettings around Dithmarschen District. From 806 houses to 2,257 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.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dithmarschen District? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dithmarschen District. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Büsum Station: 3,962 holiday lettings
  • Burg (Dithmarschen) Station: 1,384 holiday lettings
  • Sankt Michaelisdonn Station: 1,619 holiday lettings
  • Meldorf Station: 1,641 holiday lettings
  • Meldorfer Cathedral: 1,645 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dithmarschen District listed on 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 Dithmarschen District?

Yes, of course. offers 806 Houses in Dithmarschen District. Our other popular types of Dithmarschen District holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2,257 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 2,261 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dithmarschen District?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 49 holiday homes with pool available in Dithmarschen District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.