Where to stay around Cuxhaven?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,366 holiday lettings near Cuxhaven. From 279 Houses to 93 Condos/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 Cuxhaven is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cuxhaven Water Tower: 1,806 holiday lettings
  • Cuxhaven Station: 1,805 holiday lettings
  • Alte Liebe: 2,309 holiday lettings
  • Ritzebuettel Castle: 1,807 holiday lettings
  • Windstarke 10: 1,801 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cuxhaven 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 Cuxhaven?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 279 Houses in Cuxhaven. Our other popular types of Cuxhaven holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 93 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I rent beach rentals in Cuxhaven?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 309 beach rentals in Cuxhaven. You have also many other possibilities in Cuxhaven area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 206 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 20 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cuxhaven?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 304 holiday homes with pool available in Cuxhaven. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Cuxhaven City, Germany your home away from home

    Cuxhaven City is situated at the mouth of the Elbe River, right on the North Sea coast overlooking one of the busiest shipping channels in the world. The area is a popular vacation spot, well known for its beautiful beaches and unspoilt landscapes making Cuxhaven City holiday rentals the perfect base for enjoying this historic maritime area.

    Things to Do in Cuxhaven City, Lower Saxony

    Cuxhaven City has many sports facilities and opportunities for exploring this scenic area. The long white sandy beach at Am Sandstrad is popular with families for walking, sunbathing, sports and swimming. Watersports include surfing, windsurfing, kitesurfing and jetskiing in the clean but rather cold North Sea waters. If you prefer, there is a seawater swimming pool at Steinmarne. The area is popular for walking, cycling and horse riding. One of the best walks can be enjoyed along the CUXI beach path to Duhnen with its long promenade, or past the Kugelbake, an old wooden beacon which once served as a lighthouse at the mouth of the Elbe River. Both walks offer great views of the sea and are ideal to stroll at sunset.

    Places to Visit Around Cuxhaven City, Lower Saxony

    On your travels from Cuxhaven holiday rentals, look out for the unusual water tower with its conical roof and circular tower along with the iconic Kugelbake. A few kilometers offshore is the island of Neuwerk. At low tide it can be reached by hiking across the mudflats or taking a horse and carriage – a fun and novel trip for all the family. Further afield, the Schloss Titzebuettel is a large castle just outside the city which is simply beautiful. The Hapag-Hallen is a historic house where emigrants once lined up to leave Germany. There is an interesting exhibition inside the impressive Art Nouveau domed building.

    Weather in Cuxhaven City, Lower Saxony

    Holiday rentals in the Cuxhaven City area of Lower Saxony enjoy a temperate maritime climate with mild winters and cool summers. Summer temperatures average 68°F (20°C) falling to 38°F (3°C) in the winter with overnight freezing. The area has most rain showers during the winter months and moderate amounts of sunshine at any time of year.

    Travel to Cuxhaven City, Lower Saxony

    The nearest airport to holiday homes in Cuxhaven City is Bremen (BRE) Airport which is about 100 km away. The airport is just south of the city of Bremen and is served by Lufthansa and Germania airlines from many German and European cities. Ryanair also provides many flights to Bremen from the UK, particularly during the summer season. Cuxhaven City is very easy to reach from the airport along the main A27 and the journey takes about one hour. Cuxhaven also has a railway station for those wanting to travel to the area by rail. Hamburg (HAM) Airport is a little further away and has many international flights daily.

    Sightseeing in and around Cuxhaven

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Cuxhaven has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Seehundstation Friedrichskoog (12 mi / 19.3 km)
    • Zoo in der Wingst (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
    • Gut Hainmuehlen Golf Course (21.3 mi / 34.3 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Cuxhaven

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cuxhaven is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cuxhaven Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Hamburg Wadden Sea National Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
    • Badestrand Friedrichskoog (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
    • Graf Bremer Gutspark (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)