Destination guide

The historic area of Köthen awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's monuments, history and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Köthen. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. 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 Köthen

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Köthen 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:

  • Bernberg Zoo (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Zoo Halle (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Köthen

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Köthen is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Botanischer Garten (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Muldestau Lake (20 mi / 32.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Köthen

Fly into Hecklingen (CSO-Magdeburg - Cochstedt), the closest airport, located 24.7 mi (39.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Leipzig (LEJ-Leipzig - Halle), which is 24.7 mi (39.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Köthen Station or Arensdorf Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Köthen?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 17 vacation rentals near Köthen. From 16 Condos/Apartments to 16 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Köthen for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Koethen Castle: 96 vacation rentals
  • Prehistoric Museum: 91 vacation rentals
  • Köthen Station: 99 vacation rentals
  • Arensdorf (Köthen) Station: 125 vacation rentals
  • St James Church: 96 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 16 Condos/Apartments in Köthen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Köthen include:

  • Studios: 16 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Köthen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Köthen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.