Where to stay around Groß Schwansee?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 55 holiday lettings near Groß Schwansee. From 27 houses to 26 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Groß Schwansee is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Ostsee Therme Scharbeutz: 5,184 holiday lettings
  • Lübeck-Kücknitz Station: 4,956 holiday lettings
  • Lübeck Travemünde Harbour Station: 5,195 holiday lettings
  • Kletterpark Boltenhagen: 4,979 holiday lettings
  • Travemuende Ferry Port: 5,010 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Groß Schwansee 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 Groß Schwansee?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 27 houses in Groß Schwansee. Our other popular types of Groß Schwansee holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 26 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Groß Schwansee?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Groß Schwansee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental in Groß Schwansee, Germany your home away from home

    Groß Schwansee self-catering holiday accommodation is located on the Baltic coast in the area known as Mecklenburg-Vorpommern in northern Germany. Steeped in history and abounding in natural attractions like the River Trave estuary with its expansive nature reserve.

    Things to do in Groß Schwansee, Germany

    Groß Schwansee holiday rentals are perfectly places for walking in the countryside and along the coast and river estuary. The rural landscape is beautiful and there are a number a picturesque towns and villages both inland and on the sea to be explored and enjoyed. The Priwall Peninsula on the River Trave estuary is the eastern end of a bicycle path that starts at the Danish border town of Krusa. It also has some preserved remnants of the original border fortifications near the beach. The beaches here are sandy and extensive.

    The Passat, a four-masted steel barque, one of the Flying P-liners, the famous German sailing ships, can be found in estuary close to Travemunde not far from a self-catering holiday home in Groß Schwansee. Launched in 1911 the ship ended her sailing career in 1957 and is now a youth hostel, and Museum ship.

    Travemunde has been a seaside resort since 1802 and also has the oldest lighthouse on the German Baltic coast dating from 1539. As well as a beautifully appointed beach with traditional canopied wicker beach chairs, the history of the town shows in the spectacular architecture. At the end of July every year the Travemunder Woche is held here; a week of sailing races involving more than 800 boats which is quite a spectacle. Lubeck is also not far away and is great not just for good food and bars but as for the Brick Gothic architecture that has given it its listing as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    Places to visit on holiday in Groß Schwansee, Germany

    Hamburg is approximately an hour and a half from Groß Schwansee self catering holiday homes. This is a lively and interesting university town on the River Elbe which is home to one of Europe’s largest and most important harbours. You can take a boat from the heart of the city to tour the docks as well as visit many other interesting sights including the infamous Reeperbahn. There are plenty of interesting restaurants, bars and nightspots to enjoy in Hamburg.

    Weather in Groß Schwansee, Germany

    Groß Schwansee self catering rentals are found in an area of Germany that gets mild weather for most of the year; in the summer temperatures average around the mid-20s, while the winter tends to be chilly with temperatures occasionally dipping below freezing. Autumn and spring are moderate.

    Cheap flights to Groß Schwansee, Germany

    The closest international airport for Groß Schwansee self-catering accommodation is Hamburg (HAM), which has flights from Manchester (MAN), Birmingham (BHX), Luton (LUT), London Heathrow (LHR) and London Gatwick (LGW). Airlines include British Airways, Easy Jet and Flybe.

    Activities and attractions in and around Gross Schwansee

    Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Gross Schwansee has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Tigerpark Dassow (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
    • Niendorf Bird Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
    • Kletterpark Boltenhagen (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
    • SEA LIFE Timmendorfer Strand (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
    • Hansapark (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
    • Zoo Arche Noah (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Gross Schwansee

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gross Schwansee is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Niendorf Bird Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
    • Nature Reserve Wakenitz (16 mi / 25.8 km)