Destination guide

Head to the arty city of Kassel

Come and experience Kassel and its museums, art galleries and monuments. Renowned for its churches, entertainment and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Kassel

Are you searching for 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 Kassel a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wilhelmsthal Palace Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Escheberg Golf Club (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Waldeck Golf Club (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Kassel

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kassel is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Karlsaue Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Wilhelmshoehe Park (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Wilhelmsthal Palace Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Tanzwerder Island (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Twistesee (19.3 mi / 31 km)
  • Uferpromenade Waldeck (21 mi / 33.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kassel

Fly into Kassel (KSF-Calden), the closest airport, located 8.4 mi (13.5 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Kassel Central Station, Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Station and Kassel Oberzwehren Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Kassel by jumping on the metro at Kassel-Kirchditmold S-Bahn, Kassel Jungfernkopf S-Bahn or Kassel Harleshausen S-Bahn.

Where to stay near Kassel?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 210 holiday rentals near Kassel. From 21 Houses to 152 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kassel for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kassel?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kassel:

  • Bad Wilhelmshöhe: 16 holiday homes
  • Harleshausen: 19 holiday homes
  • Wolfsanger/Hasenhecke: 16 holiday homes
  • Bettenhausen: 17 holiday homes
  • Kirchditmold: 21 holiday homes

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

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Kassel. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kassel (KWQ-Kassel Train Station): 320 holiday rentals
  • Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Station: 376 holiday rentals
  • Messe Kassel Exhibition Centre: 286 holiday rentals
  • Wilhelmshoehe Park: 460 holiday rentals
  • Kassel Congress Center: 355 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kassel listed on Stayz 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 Kassel?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 21 Houses in Kassel. Our other popular types of Kassel holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 152 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 4 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 4 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kassel?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Kassel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.