Destination guide

Friendly Minden will entice you

The area's monuments and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Minden. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Minden

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Minden a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Potts Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Hortus Vitalis (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Dino Park Munchehagen (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • H2O Herford Sports and Water Park (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Minden

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Minden is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kurpark (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Kurpark (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Gradierwerken (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Hohes Moor Park (19.7 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Lake Steinhuder (21.8 mi / 35 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Minden

Fly into Hannover (HAJ), the closest airport, located 35.5 mi (57.1 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Minden Station.

Where to stay around Minden?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 71 holiday lettings near Minden. From 24 Houses to 45 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Minden for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Potts Park: 194 holiday lettings
  • Minden Cathedral: 202 holiday lettings
  • Minden (Westfalen) Station: 215 holiday lettings
  • Minden Museum: 200 holiday lettings
  • Hortus Vitalis: 215 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 24 Houses in Minden. Our other popular types of Minden holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 45 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 44 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Minden?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 57 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Minden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.