Destination guide

The culturally rich area of Idar-Oberstein awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Idar-Oberstein and enjoy the area's culture, history and museums. This walkable and welcoming city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Idar-Oberstein

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Idar-Oberstein 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:

  • Emrich-Schonleber (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Hexamer Winery (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Wildpark und Greifvogelzoo Potzberg (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Golf Club Hahn eV (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Doennhoff Winery (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Mosel Therme (19.2 mi / 31 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Idar-Oberstein

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Idar-Oberstein is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ortelsbruch Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Erbeskopf (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Barfußpfad Bad Sobernheim (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Bostalsee (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Saar-Hunsrueck Nature Park (25.1 mi / 40.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Idar-Oberstein

Fly into Frankfurt (HHN-Frankfurt - Hahn), the closest airport, located 17.3 mi (27.9 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Idar-Oberstein Station or Fischbach-Weierbach Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Idar-Oberstein?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 242 vacation rentals near Idar-Oberstein. From 136 Houses to 2 Farmhouses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Idar-Oberstein for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Idar-Oberstein Station: 411 vacation rentals
  • Ramstein Station: 131 vacation rentals
  • Kirn Station: 377 vacation rentals
  • Bad Sobernheim Station: 196 vacation rentals
  • Landshut Castle: 993 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Idar-Oberstein 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 Idar-Oberstein?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 136 Houses in Idar-Oberstein. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Idar-Oberstein include:

  • Farmhouses: 2 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Idar-Oberstein?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Idar-Oberstein. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.