Destination guide

Historical Lemgo will entice you

The area's history and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Lemgo. This city has something for everyone. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Lemgo

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Lemgo a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hortus Vitalis (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • H2O Herford Sports and Water Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Zoo Safaripark Stukenbrock (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Bad Pyrmont Golf Club (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Hufeland Therme (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Potts Park (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lemgo

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Lemgo is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kurpark (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Gradierwerken (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Adlerwarte Berlebeck (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Externsteine (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Kurpark (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Lake Schieder (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lemgo

The nearest airport is in Paderborn (PAD-Paderborn - Lippstadt), located 31.6 mi (50.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Hannover (HAJ), which is 44.7 mi (72 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Lemgo Station, Lemgo-Lüttfeld Station and Hörstmar Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Lemgo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 182 holiday lettings around Lemgo. From 118 flats & apartments to 49 houses, 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 rural property in Lemgo?

Nothing beats the refreshing silence of rural living. No thundering traffic or blaring car horns. Just you and the silent tranquility of the countryside! HomeAway has 30 rural rental properties in this destination. Open to other ideas? HomeAway is teeming with other options to check out, including:

  • 26 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 22 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 18 city-centre holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Lemgo?

If you want the space to spread your things out, kick back and maybe even do a bit of home cooking, you're going to love living it up in your very own apartment. HomeAway has 109 for you to choose from here. How does £17 a night sound? That's what you could be paying if you don't leave it too long! Or perhaps you'd like to experiment with something else. We have a number of other possibilities, including:

  • Hotel: 48 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £29 per night.
  • House: 46 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £39 per night.

Can I stay in Lemgo in a large group?

Getting together with family can be tons of fun, particularly when you're under the one roof somewhere new! If you're visiting with a big group, HomeAway can help out. Why not take a peek at the 26 house holiday rentals listed here? They're the most popular choice for big groups of travellers. The rental properties that are on offer for large groups in this area include:

  • If yours is a crew of 5, we have 88 properties to rent appropriate for that size. Book a night from just £34.
  • If you have 6 in your crew, you'll be thrilled to hear that there are 34 rental accommodation that are suitable. Prices start at £85 a night.
  • Organising a trip away with 10 guests? We offer 2 rental accommodation that will meet your needs. Prices start from £112 per night.

So never fear! When you travel with us you can bring your dad, your cousin and all your besties to Lemgo.