Destination guide

Historical Cuxhaven will entice you

Take a holiday to Cuxhaven and enjoy the area's museums, monuments and history. Renowned for its horse riding, seaside and riverfront, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


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)
Natural features

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)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Cuxhaven

The nearest airport is in Hamburg (HAM), located 55.7 mi (89.7 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Cuxhaven Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cuxhaven?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,810 holiday lettings around Cuxhaven. From 266 houses to 1,524 flats & apartments, 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.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cuxhaven? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cuxhaven. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cuxhaven Station: 2,172 holiday lettings
  • Alte Liebe: 2,873 holiday lettings
  • Cuxhaven Beach: 2,921 holiday lettings
  • Cuxhaven Water Tower: 2,203 holiday lettings
  • Ritzebuettel Castle: 2,206 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cuxhaven listed on 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. offers 266 Houses in Cuxhaven. Our other popular types of Cuxhaven holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,524 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 1,406 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cuxhaven?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 396 holiday homes with pool available in Cuxhaven. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.