Where to stay around Dithmarschen District?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,110 holiday lettings near Dithmarschen District. From 1,353 apartments to 700 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Dithmarschen District area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dithmarschen District?

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

  • Schleswig-Holstein Agricultural Museum: 1,333 holiday lettings
  • Germania Windmill: 2,002 holiday lettings
  • Lunden Station: 1,913 holiday lettings
  • Büsum Station: 2,312 holiday lettings
  • Reinsbüttel Station: 2,037 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dithmarschen District 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 apartments in Dithmarschen District?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,353 apartments in Dithmarschen District. Our other popular types of Dithmarschen District holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 700 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 16 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chateaus 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 75 holiday homes with pool available in Dithmarschen District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental in Dithmarschen, Germany your home away from home

    Dithmarschen is a district in Schleswig-Holstein bordered by the Elbe River to the south and the Eider estuary to the north with the North Sea to the west. Much of the land around Dithmarschen self-catering accommodation has been reclaimed over the centuries from the sea for farm land but there are still a number of marshes and wetlands that are a magnet for wildlife, particularly birds.

    Things to do in Dithmarschen, Germany

    There are ten kilometres of green beaches around Dithmarschen holiday rentals and an artificial sandy beach at Busum making this a great place for family holidays and beach activities. As well as swimming, this is a great stretch of coast for surfing, particularly the Speicherkoog near Meldorf which is a well known as a paradise for surfers. Cycling and inline skating is actively encouraged in Dithmarschen, with endless dedicated roads and tracks available; the North Sea Cycle Route crosses Dithmarschen. There are plenty of opportunities for canoeing or kayaking on the Eider and on the land side of the dike there a reservoir which is perfect for learning to windsurf before trying it out on the more blustery North Sea.

    There are several national parks close to a holiday rental in Dithmarschen, like the National Park Wattenmeer with its amazing salt meadows, or the Schleswig-Holtein Wadden Sea National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the North Sea coast, including the North Frisian Islands. The history of the area goes back to prehistory and the Stone Age Park or Archaeological Ecological Centre in Albersdorf makes an enjoyable day out for all ages. In Brunsbuttal, the main city of the area, as well a maritime history, canals and huge ships from all over the world you find art, theatre, opera and cabaret. Across the whole of the Dithmarschen area bird watching is a popular activity.

    Places to visit in Dithmarschen, Germany

    There are several cities worth visiting within an easy drive of a Dithmarschen self-catering holiday rental including Lubeck, a medieval city on the Trave River where the old town is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site or, a little further away, Hamburg, a vibrant university town with a huge working harbour and lively nightlife.

    Weather in Dithmarschen, Germany

    Dithmarschen holiday rentals are in an area that enjoys a marine west coast climate with warm summers but no dry season. September often has the most number of hours of sunshine.

    Cheap flights to Dithmarschen, Germany

    The closest international airport for getting to Dithmarschen self-catering accommodation from the UK is Hamburg (HAM) which is served by Eurowings, Flybe, easyJet and a large number of other airlines from most major airports in the UK.

    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)

    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)