Destination guide

Cosy Gernsbach will entice you

The forests, lake and riverfront are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Gernsbach. Revered for its hiking, bars and restaurants, this city is both relaxing and welcoming. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Gernsbach

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Gernsbach a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skizentrum Enzklosterle Hirschkopflifte (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Merkurbergbahn (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Caracalla Spa (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Friedrichsbad (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Palais Thermal (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Mehliskopf (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gernsbach

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Gernsbach. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lichtentaler Allee Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Kuranlagen (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Mehliskopf (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Kurpark (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Mummelsee (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Kurpark (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Gernsbach

Fly into Karlsruhe (FKB-Karlsruhe - Baden-Baden), the closest airport, located 14.2 mi (22.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Strasbourg (XER-Boulevard de Metz Bus Stop), which is 31.9 mi (51.4 km) away.

You can get around Gernsbach by catching a ride on the metro at Hilpertsau S-Bahn, Obertsrot S-Bahn or Gernsbach Mitte S-Bahn.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gernsbach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 436 holiday lettings around Gernsbach. From 397 flats & apartments to 24 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 village property in Gernsbach?

Quaint, homely and hospitable — village living is something quite special. If this sounds like your sort of holiday, we'll make it happen. HomeAway has 127 village rental properties here. Open to more suggestions? HomeAway has stacks more property options to search through, including:

  • 86 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 46 mountainside holiday accommodation options.
  • 41 town holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Gernsbach?

There's no need to wave goodbye to the conveniences of home just because you're going on holiday. Sit back and relax in an apartment and soak up the area like the locals. HomeAway has 380 for you to browse here. How does £26 a night sound? That's what you're looking at paying if you don't put it off for too long! Or maybe you'd rather choose one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Hotel: 71 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £47 per night.
  • House: 30 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £81 per night.
  • Cottage: 7 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £128 per night.

Can I stay in Gernsbach in a large group?

Whether you're setting off on a holiday with the extended family or spending a few nights away with all your old school friends, it's always heaps of fun staying in a new place together! And the best news is that HomeAway has options that'll suit. Presently, apartment holiday rentals are all the rage for large groups of visitors here, and we have 35 listed on our database. In this area, the holiday rentals that can accommodate larger sized groups include:

  • On the hunt for rentals that can fit 5 people? We have 86 that will be suitable. Prices begin from just £47 per night.
  • Looking for a holiday property for 6 people? We have 70 that will be perfect. Prices begin at just £47 a night.
  • Planning a trip away with 7 guests? We offer 20 properties for rent that will meet your needs. Prices begin at just £81 a night.

So don't fret! When you travel with us you can bring your mom, your brother and all your besties to Gernsbach.