Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Westerland getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Westerland with a stay in a private vacation home. One of the city's many top draws is its shopping. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Westerland

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Westerland a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sylt Aquarium (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Sylter Welle (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Tierpark Tinnum (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Sylt Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Westerland

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Westerland is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Red Cliff (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Hoernum Harbor (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Fohr (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Amrum (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Lakolk Beach (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Wadden Sea National Park (26.9 mi / 43.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Westerland

Fly into Sylt (GWT), the closest airport, located 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Westerland Station.

Where to stay around Westerland?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 3,053 vacation rentals near Westerland. From 2,673 Condos/Apartments to 282 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Westerland for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Westerland:

  • Rantum: 195 vacation rentals
  • Lakolk: 171 vacation rentals
  • Sønderstrand: 394 vacation rentals
  • Tinnum: 1,920 vacation rentals
  • Keitum: 185 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 Westerland?

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

  • Sylt-Ost Keitum Station: 5,580 vacation rentals
  • Westerland (Sylt) Station: 5,371 vacation rentals
  • Sylter Welle: 5,365 vacation rentals
  • Sylt Aquarium: 5,369 vacation rentals
  • Friedrichstraße: 5,366 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 2,673 Condos/Apartments in Westerland. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Westerland include:

  • Houses: 282 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 14 rentals available
  • Cottages: 14 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Westerland?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 247 vacation rentals with pool available in Westerland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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