Destination guide

The theatrical city of Hamburg awaits you

Enjoy the area's museums, theatre scene and monuments with a rental holiday home in Hamburg. This city's shopping, restaurants and local tours draw many visitors. Moenckebergstrasse and Fish Market are a couple of places to search for that perfect souvenir. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Hamburg

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hamburg a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hagenbeck Zoo (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Criminal Dinner (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Hamburg Dungeon (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Miniatur Wunderland (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Hamburger Dom (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Alster-Schwimmhalle (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Hamburg

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hamburg is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Inner Alster Lake (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Planten un Blomen (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Botanical Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Japanese Garden (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Heiligengeistfeld (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Alster Lakes (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Hamburg

Fly into Hamburg (HAM), the closest airport, located 5.7 mi (9.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Luebeck (LBC), which is 33.9 mi (54.6 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Hamburg Central Station, Hamburg Dammtor Station and Sternschanze Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can see more of Hamburg by jumping on the metro at Rathaus U-Bahn, Jungfernstieg Station or Stadthausbrücke S-Bahn.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Hamburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 623 holiday rentals around Hamburg. From 477 Condos/Apartments to 69 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Hamburg is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Hamburg?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Hamburg. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Saint Georg: 23 holiday rentals
  • Altona-Nord: 24 holiday rentals
  • Neustadt: 29 holiday rentals
  • Schanzenviertel: 19 holiday rentals
  • Hamburg-Altstadt: 25 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Hamburg! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Hamburg?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Hamburg with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Lubeck: 4,653 holiday homes
  • Lüneburg: 154 holiday homes
  • Weede: 128 holiday homes
  • Bad Bevensen: 337 holiday homes
  • Seevetal: 260 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Hamburg?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Hamburg are:

  • Hamburg Airport (HAM): 564 holiday houses
  • Lueneburg (ZOG): 442 holiday houses
  • Norderstedt (ZOV): 496 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Hamburg?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Hamburg. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Planten un Blomen: 598 holiday rentals
  • Hamburg Dungeon: 597 holiday rentals
  • Altona Museum: 606 holiday rentals
  • Nordex Energy GmbH: 523 holiday rentals
  • Hagenbeck Zoo: 617 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hamburg listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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