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Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in the Kassel area, Germany your home away from home

Kassel is a large town of around 195,000 inhabitants in northern Hesse. It has a modern post-war city centre with delightful historic architecture in the suburbs. It was once the home of the brothers Grimm, whose fairytales still delight children everywhere.

Things to Do in the Kassel area, Germany

Shopping, beer gardens, bistros and international restaurants offer plenty of treats for visitors. Sightseeing in this lovely area of Germany is the main activity for those staying in holiday rentals in the Kessel area. The Natural History Museum is in the first ever German observatory which was built in 1558. The city offers many other museums for visitors including the Marmorbad (Marble Bath) in the Orangerie, the Tram Museum, the Brother Grimm Museum and the Museum of Local History. Visitors can relax in the Karlsaue, a large park on the banks of the Fulda River. This lovely park includes the 16th century Orangerie and a planetarium. Gardeners will enjoy a visit to the Botanical Gardens in Park Schonfeld while sports fans may catch a football match at the Auestadion or a hockey match as part of the Hessenliga. The city hosts many international fairs and exhibitions such as the Documenta exhibition of modern and contemporary art.

Places to Visit Around Kassel, Germany

Situated on the hillside above the city, the Wilhelmshohe Palace dates back to 1786 and has a splendid collection of Greek and Roman antiques and a gallery of Old Masters including many Rembrandts. The surrounding Bergpark has many attractions including a staircase cascade of water. The water feature runs through the Bergpark to eventually reach the large lake which has a fountain in the centre. Look for the Hercules Monument and the ruins of the neo-Gothic Lowenburg (Lion’s Castle). It has a moat and drawbridge and is filled with mediaeval objects. It is always a popular attraction for those staying in holiday rentals in the Kassel area.

Weather in Kassel, Germany

Kassel holiday rentals enjoy cool sunny summers and cold snowy winters. Temperatures in July reach an average 18°C (65°F) while winters drop below freezing from December to March. The area has moderate rainfall throughout the year which falls as snow in the winter months. The area enjoys 7 hours of sunshine on average per day in the summer.

Travel to Kassel, Germany

The nearest international airport serving holiday rentals in Kassel is Paderborn Lippstadt (PAD) Airport which is about 84 km away. The airport is served by British Airways, Air Berlin and Lufthansa Airlines among several others with direct flights from Manchester and London Stansted. Kassel is very easy to drive to by hire car along the E331/44 highway.

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
    (8 reviews)
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    • 3 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 8
    Apartment #2384433
    8
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      • 1 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 3
      Apartment #2613744
      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
        Excellent! 4.4/5
        (8 reviews)
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        • 3 BR
        • 2 BA
        • Sleeps 8
        Apartment #2065055
        8
        Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
          • 1 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 2
          Apartment #2353127
          1
            Exceptional! 5/5
            (6 reviews)
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            • Studio
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            Apartment #2384434
            6
            Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
              • 1 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 4
              Apartment #2077196
              11
                avg/night
                • 4 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Separate Toilet
                • Sleeps 6
                House #2431981
                2
                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                  (8 reviews)
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                  • 1 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 6
                  Apartment #2232747
                  8
                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                    • 4 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Separate Toilet
                    • Sleeps 10
                    House #2625871
                    Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                      (11 reviews)
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                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Apartment #2210279
                      11
                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                        • 1 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Apartment #2581875
                        1
                        Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Separate Toilet
                          • Sleeps 4
                          Apartment #2582387
                          1
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                            • 1 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 3
                            Apartment #2612450
                            1
                            Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 5
                              House #2562357
                              1
                              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 4
                                Apartment #2591540
                                1
                                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 3
                                  Apartment #2596810
                                  2
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                                    • 1 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 2
                                    Apartment #2632864
                                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                      • 1 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 6
                                      Apartment #2579538
                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                        (23 reviews)
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                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Separate Toilet
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        Apartment #2012023
                                        23
                                        Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 4
                                          Apartment #2615853
                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 6
                                            Apartment #2630772
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                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              Villa #2617575
                                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                • 1 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 3
                                                Apartment #2624251
                                                Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                  Apartment #2632483
                                                  Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                    • 2 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                    Apartment #2628119
                                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      • 1 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 2
                                                      Apartment #2629552
                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        Multiple rentals Apartment #2019091
                                                        6
                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                          Apartment #2630761
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                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                            Apartment #2631485
                                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 3
                                                              Apartment #2614278
                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                Apartment #2589026
                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                  Apartment #2613876
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                    (9 reviews)
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                    Apartment #2531982
                                                                    9
                                                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                      (21 reviews)
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Apartment #788141
                                                                      21
                                                                      Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                        (8 reviews)
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                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 10
                                                                        Apartment #2372076
                                                                        8
                                                                        Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                          (7 reviews)
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                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          House #545684
                                                                          7
                                                                          Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                            Apartment #2089711
                                                                            17
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                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 7
                                                                              Apartment #2027279
                                                                              1
                                                                              Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                (6 reviews)
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                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                Apartment #2443809
                                                                                6
                                                                                Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                  (33 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  House #2162266
                                                                                  33
                                                                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                    (6 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 3
                                                                                    Apartment #2336773
                                                                                    6
                                                                                    Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (4 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      House #2393276
                                                                                      4
                                                                                      Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                        (10 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                                        Apartment #2124333
                                                                                        10
                                                                                        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          • Studio
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 3
                                                                                          Apartment #2163943
                                                                                          25
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                            (23 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            House #515063
                                                                                            23
                                                                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                              (4 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Apartment #2008906
                                                                                              4
                                                                                              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                Apartment #2609583
                                                                                                1
                                                                                                Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                  (38 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  House #770189
                                                                                                  38
                                                                                                  Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                    (4 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • Studio
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                    House #2207595
                                                                                                    4
                                                                                                    Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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