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Make a holiday rental in the Cuxhaven area, Germany your home away from home

The Cuxhaven area is an historic coastal resort in the northern German federal state of Lower Saxony. At the Cuxhaven area holiday rentals you’ll be at the mouth of the river Elbe, a vital artery for trade for more than a millennium. It’s a great place to visit if you’re in search of a scenic and low-key holiday in a beautiful setting.

Things to do in the Cuxhaven area, Germany

The Cuxhaven area self-catering holiday accommodation are set in one of the largest seaside resorts in Germany, with all kinds of activities and experiences on offer. One of the most immediate attractions is the fantastic beach, backed up by impressive dunes. When the tide goes out there’s a huge expanse of muddy sand to explore. People come here to take walks and spot the wildlife that comes to the surface as this time of day. There are also traditional amusements like horse-drawn carriages.

In and around the resort you’ll find a number of interesting visitor attractions close to holiday rentals in the Cuxhaven area. There’s the Wrackmuseum, the only museum entirely devoted to shipwrecks in Europe. Meanwhile if you have a passion for seafaring then Alte Liebe is essential. The former quay is a perfect vantage point to see freighter ships from around the world enter the Elbe, and you’ll be able to find out their names and where they’re from.

Indeed, this part of the north German coast is ideal for anyone with an interest in seafaring. For instance in Bremerhaven, 30 minutes by car from the Cuxhaven area holiday accommodation, there’s the Museum of Sea Travel, regarded as one if the best in its field in the world. It features a host of genuine ships and loving crafted models.

Places to visit on holiday in the Cuxhaven area, Germany

One option for an interesting trip while visiting the Cuxhaven area holiday rentals would be to take the ferry across to Helgoland, a German Island in the North Sea. It’s known for its fantastic coastal scenery and sits adjacent to Heligoland, Düne, which offers abundant beaches that serve as a home to hundreds of seals.

Weather in the Cuxhaven area, Germany

At the Cuxhaven area holiday rentals you’ll get sunny, pleasantly warm weather from around June to early September. The remainder of the year is mostly mild, although the wind here can add a chill, especially in mid-winter. This part of Germany gets a maritime climate, which contrasts with the continental climate that the rest of the country experiences.

Cheap flights to the Cuxhaven area, Germany

The closest international airport to the Cuxhaven area holiday accommodation is an hour to the south, in Bremen (BRE), which offers flights to and from a number of UK cities via Ryanair, including Manchester (MAN), Edinburgh (EDI) and London-Stansted (STN).

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                                                                                                      Fabulous apartment

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                                                                                                      We could not have been happier staying at Marianne's apartment. Don't let your first impression of the area mislead you. Marianne met us on arrival and provided us with all the information we needed, plus offered information about the area. We are on a twelve month holiday so staying in excellent value for money self catering accommodation is very important to us. This apartment has everything one needs and is spotlessly clean. Marianne has fitted out this apartment exceptionally well and everything is new. It is great to have a nice champagne glass to drink from, plus red and white wine glasses are supplied as well. The kitchen doesn't have a dishwasher nor a washing machine, but for two people you don't need them. There are ample cooking utensils, cutlery, crockery plus some condiments for you to use. The Laundromat is a five minute walk from the apartment (turn right at the corner and walk to the main road, cross the road and you will see the Laundromat). All the machines are in A1 condition and the staff are there to assist. Back to the apartment. There is ample parking in front of the building. The apartment is on the fourth floor with a lift for easy access. You don't need ear plugs to block out any noise during the night, because there isn't any, the quietest apartment we have stayed in so far. Both the bedroom and lounge room are huge, whilst the kitchen is cosy for two people. It is a pity we can't take Marianne's apartment with us as it is one of the best we have stayed in. Not far from the apartment you will find Aldi, Lidl plus a very up market grocery store which is open 24/7. All three are near each other, but keep in mind all shops are closed on a Sunday. If you like walking make sure you visit the harbour and shopping area, approximately 13 mintues from the apartment. (From the front of the building turn left walk to the main street, turn right and head straight down to the water) If you like eating out then you must try Pier 6 (situated near the harbour and again walking distance from the apartment). Certainly one of the best restaurants in Bremerhaven. If time allows call into the Immigration Museum near the harbour it is very interesting, but allow yourself s good two hours. I would recommend this apartment to anyone wanting a quiet relaxing holiday in Bremerhaven.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2013
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Sep 2013