Destination guide

The lush setting of Wetzlar is ready to explore

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Wetzlar. This walkable city is known for its canoeing, forests and boating. 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 and attractions in and around Wetzlar

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Wetzlar a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Braunfels Golf Course (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Attighof Golf Club eV (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Herborn Zoo (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Wildpark Donsbach (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wetzlar

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Wetzlar. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Colchester Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Avignon Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Giessen Botanical Garden (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Kubach Crystal Cave (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Kurpark (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Vogelburg (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Wetzlar

The nearest airport is in Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.), located 35.7 mi (57.5 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Wetzlar Station or Wetzlar Dutenhofen Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Wetzlar?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 52 vacation rentals near Wetzlar. From 40 Condos/Apartments to 5 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Wetzlar for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lotte's House Museum: 143 vacation rentals
  • Wetzlar (ZQQ-Wetzlar Train Station): 145 vacation rentals
  • Wetzlar Station: 145 vacation rentals
  • Colchester Park: 143 vacation rentals
  • Wetzlar Dutenhofen Station: 130 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 40 Condos/Apartments in Wetzlar. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wetzlar include:

  • Houses: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 6 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 6 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Wetzlar?

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