Destination guide

The captivating area of Karlsruhe awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's museums, entertainment and theater scene and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Karlsruhe. This city's shopping, zoo and biking draw many visitors. 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 Karlsruhe

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Karlsruhe a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Karlsruhe Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Galopprennbahn (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Merkurbergbahn (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Caracalla Spa (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Friedrichsbad (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Palais Thermal (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Karlsruhe

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Karlsruhe is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Botanical Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Kurpark (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Kuranlagen (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Bad Liebenzell Spa Park (22.5 mi / 36.2 km)
  • Palatinate Forest Nature Park (28.8 mi / 46.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Karlsruhe

The nearest airport is in Karlsruhe (FKB-Karlsruhe - Baden-Baden), located 21.2 mi (34.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Mannheim (MHG), which is 32.7 mi (52.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Karlsruhe Central Station, Karlsruhe West Station and Karlsruhe-Mühlburg Station are the main stations in the area. It's easy to get around Karlsruhe by catching a ride on the metro at Karlsruhe Bahnhofsvorplatz Station, Karlsruhe Durlach S-Bahn or Maxau S-Bahn.

Where to stay around Karlsruhe?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 120 vacation rentals near Karlsruhe. From 106 Condos/Apartments to 6 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Karlsruhe for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Karlsruhe (KJR-Karlsruhe Train Station): 398 vacation rentals
  • Karlsruhe Palace: 351 vacation rentals
  • Karlsruhe Durlach Station: 351 vacation rentals
  • Karlsruhe Central Station: 399 vacation rentals
  • Karlsruhe Zoo: 446 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 106 Condos/Apartments in Karlsruhe. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Karlsruhe include:

  • Houses: 6 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 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 internet/wifi in Karlsruhe?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 89 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Karlsruhe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.