Destination guide

The artsy city of Hamburg awaits you

Enjoy the area's museums, theater scene and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay 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 vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

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 vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hamburg a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural features in Hamburg

Whether you're an active traveler 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 center:

  • 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)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Hamburg

Fly into Hamburg (HAM), the closest airport, located 5.7 mi (9.1 km) from the city center. 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 traveling 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.

Where to stay around Hamburg?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 535 vacation rentals near Hamburg. From 406 Condos/Apartments to 89 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Hamburg for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Hamburg (ZMB-Hamburg Central Train Station): 510 vacation rentals
  • Hamburg Messe and Congress: 516 vacation rentals
  • Hamburg Cruise Center: 515 vacation rentals
  • Bucerius Kunst Forum: 515 vacation rentals
  • Cap San Diego: 518 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hamburg 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 Hamburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 406 Condos/Apartments in Hamburg. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hamburg include:

  • Houses: 89 rentals available
  • Boats: 6 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 9 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hamburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 41 vacation rentals with pool available in Hamburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.