Destination guide

The historic city of Schwetzingen awaits you

Enjoy the history and other features of Schwetzingen. Renowned for its wildlife, gardens and local tours, this city welcomes all visitors. 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 and around Schwetzingen

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Schwetzingen a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sea Life Speyer (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Planetarium Mannheim (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • MIRAMAR Erlebnisbad, Salz & Kristall Therme und Saunaparadies (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Holiday Park (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Sinsheim Golf Club (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Schwetzingen

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Schwetzingen is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Neckarwiese (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Luisenpark Gardens (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Schwetzingen

The nearest airport is in Mannheim (MHG), located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Stuttgart (STR), which is 55.5 mi (89.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Schwetzingen Station.

Where to stay around Schwetzingen?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 179 vacation rentals near Schwetzingen. From 13 Houses to 159 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 Schwetzingen for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Schwetzingen?

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

  • Altstadt: 48 vacation rentals
  • Heidelberg-Ziegelhausen: 18 vacation rentals
  • Bahnstadt: 27 vacation rentals
  • Heidelberg-Kirchheim: 21 vacation rentals
  • Bergheim: 47 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Schwetzingen Castle: 423 vacation rentals
  • Schwetzingen Station: 422 vacation rentals
  • Heidelberg Castle: 517 vacation rentals
  • Mannheim Palace: 458 vacation rentals
  • SAP Corporate Headquarters: 328 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 13 Houses in Schwetzingen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Schwetzingen include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 159 rentals available
  • Studios: 158 rentals available
  • Guest houses: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Schwetzingen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 168 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Schwetzingen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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