Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of East Frisia

The wildlife and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in East Frisia. Renowned for its horseback riding, bird watching and golfing, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in East Frisia

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes East Frisia a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Erlebnispark-Norddeich (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Wilhelmshaven-Friesland Golf Club (21 mi / 33.8 km)
  • Park Nordseeküste (29.8 mi / 48 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of East Frisia

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

  • Lower Saxony Wadden Sea National Park (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Reitscharde Landscape Park (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Ottermeer (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Napoleon Hills Park (19.4 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Julianen Park (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
  • Horumersiel Beach Park (22.8 mi / 36.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around East Frisia

Fly into Groningen (GRQ-Eelde), the closest airport, located 47.8 mi (76.9 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, Esens Station, Burhafe Station and Marienhafe Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around East Frisia?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 6,443 vacation rentals near East Frisia. From 1,713 Houses to 4,476 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 East Frisia for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in East Frisia?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in East Frisia. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Netherlands: 12,058 vacation rentals
  • Groningen: 116 vacation rentals
  • Friesland: 714 vacation rentals
  • Norden: 1,826 vacation rentals
  • Norddeich: 471 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in East Frisia! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in East Frisia?

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

  • Norden: 1,826 rentals
  • Norderney: 1,593 rentals
  • Oldenburg: 241 rentals
  • Borkum: 373 rentals
  • Juist: 919 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to East Frisia?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in East Frisia are:

  • Sonderlandeplatz Norden-Norddeich Airport (NOE): 2,840 vacation rentals
  • Langeoog Airport (LGO): 3,547 vacation rentals
  • Eelde Airport (GRQ): 234 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in East Frisia?

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

  • Wildlands Adventure Zoo Emmen: 218 rentals
  • Leer (Ostfriesland) Station: 776 rentals
  • Assen Station: 346 rentals
  • Papenburg Aschendorf Station: 472 rentals
  • Peat and Settlement Museum: 2,070 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around East Frisia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around East Frisia

Norden
1,826 vacation rentals
Norderney
1,593 vacation rentals
Oldenburg
241 vacation rentals
Borkum
373 vacation rentals
Juist
919 vacation rentals
Bad Zwischenahn
310 vacation rentals
Wilhelmshaven
1,249 vacation rentals
Leer
516 vacation rentals
Wangerooge
1,331 vacation rentals
Aurich
1,645 vacation rentals
Langeoog
2,138 vacation rentals
Oberlangen
45 vacation rentals
Niederlangen
51 vacation rentals
Norg
81 vacation rentals
Eelderwolde
75 vacation rentals
Krummhörn
1,265 vacation rentals
Zetel
528 vacation rentals
Emden
668 vacation rentals
Emmen
128 vacation rentals
Neuharlingersiel
2,460 vacation rentals