Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Ellwangen

Come and experience Ellwangen and its churches, monuments and history. Travelers appreciate the museums in this walkable city. 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 Ellwangen

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Ellwangen a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dinkelsbuehl Golfclub (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Limes-Therme (11 mi / 17.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ellwangen

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Ellwangen 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:

  • Ipf (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • St. Mary's Monastery Garden (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Brenzpark (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Ellwangen

Fly into Stuttgart (STR), the closest airport, located 48.8 mi (78.6 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Ellwangen Station or Schrezheim Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Ellwangen?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 52 vacation rentals near Ellwangen. From 3 Houses to 48 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ellwangen for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Schwäbisch Gmünd Station: 143 vacation rentals
  • Dinkelsbuehl Golfclub: 70 vacation rentals
  • Romerpark Ruffenhofen: 119 vacation rentals
  • St. Mary's Monastery Garden: 76 vacation rentals
  • Westhausen Station: 94 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ellwangen 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 Houses in Ellwangen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 3 Houses in Ellwangen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ellwangen include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 48 rentals available
  • Studios: 49 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Ellwangen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 45 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Ellwangen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.