Destination guide

The culturally rich area of Idar-Oberstein awaits your stay

Take a holiday to Idar-Oberstein and enjoy the area's culture, history and museums. This walkable and welcoming city entices travellers with its shopping and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Idar-Oberstein

Are you searching for attractions to visit 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 Idar-Oberstein a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Emrich-Schonleber (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Hexamer Winery (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Wildpark und Greifvogelzoo Potzberg (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Golf Club Hahn eV (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Doennhoff Winery (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Mosel Therme (19.2 mi / 31 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Idar-Oberstein

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Idar-Oberstein is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ortelsbruch Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Erbeskopf (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Barfußpfad Bad Sobernheim (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Bostalsee (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Saar-Hunsrueck Nature Park (25.1 mi / 40.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Idar-Oberstein

Fly into Frankfurt (HHN-Frankfurt - Hahn), the closest airport, located 17.3 mi (27.9 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Idar-Oberstein Station or Fischbach-Weierbach Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Idar-Oberstein?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 351 holiday rentals around Idar-Oberstein. From 142 Houses to 2 Farmhouses, 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 Idar-Oberstein is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Idar-Oberstein?

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 Idar-Oberstein:

  • Ferienpark Himmelberg: 70 holiday homes
  • Trarbach: 61 holiday homes
  • Kueser Plateau: 21 holiday homes
  • Kaimt: 26 holiday homes
  • Andel: 17 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 Idar-Oberstein?

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

  • Idar-Oberstein Station: 452 holiday rentals
  • Bosselstein Castle: 462 holiday rentals
  • Crag Church: 461 holiday rentals
  • Edelstein Erlebniswelt: 457 holiday rentals
  • German Mineral Museum: 456 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Idar-Oberstein 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 Idar-Oberstein?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 142 Houses in Idar-Oberstein. Our other popular types of Idar-Oberstein holiday rentals include:

  • Farmhouses: 2 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 4 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 4 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Idar-Oberstein?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Idar-Oberstein. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.