Destination guide

Historic Gotha will entice you

Take a vacation to Gotha and enjoy the area's history, cathedral and theater scene. Travelers to this scenic city praise the gardens, zoo and opera houses. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Gotha

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Gotha a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bad Langensalza Thermal Baths (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Miniature Park Trusetal (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gotha

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gotha is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hainich National Park (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Egapark Erfurt (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Gotha

Fly into Erfurt (ERF), the closest airport, located 11.5 mi (18.4 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Gotha Station or Gotha Ost Station and explore the city from there.

Can I find a vacation rental around Gotha?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 146 vacation rentals near Gotha. From 72 Condos/Apartments to 42 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Gotha for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Gotha?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Gotha:

  • Krämpfervorstadt: 133 vacation rentals
  • Altstadt: 181 vacation rentals
  • Johannesvorstadt: 113 vacation rentals
  • Brühlervorstadt: 147 vacation rentals
  • Winterstein: 16 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Gotha?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Gotha. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Friedenstein Castle: 592 vacation rentals
  • Rathaus: 587 vacation rentals
  • Gotha Ost Station: 579 vacation rentals
  • Erfurt (XIU-Erfurt Central Train Station): 442 vacation rentals
  • Erfurt Cathedral: 445 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gotha listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Gotha?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 72 Condos/Apartments in Gotha. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gotha include:

  • Houses: 42 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 9 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gotha?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Gotha. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.