Destination guide

Adventurous Willingen will entice you

Experience the unique character of Willingen with a stay in a vacation home rental. One of the city's many top draws is its skiing. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Willingen

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Willingen has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sommerrodelbahn & Sesselbahn / Skilifte Willingen (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Golf Club Winterberg (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Fort Fun (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Skiliftkarussell Winterberg (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Bikepark Winterberg (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Winterberg Mountain Adventure (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Willingen

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

  • Lake Diemelsee (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Kahler Asten (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Crosslap Disc Golf Park (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Drakenhoehlen (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Kilianstollen Mine (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Kellerwald-Edersee National Park (18.9 mi / 30.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Willingen

The nearest airport is in Paderborn (PAD-Paderborn - Lippstadt), located 21.8 mi (35.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Kassel (KSF-Calden), which is 34.4 mi (55.3 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Willingen Station, Willingen Stryck Station and Willingen Usseln Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Willingen?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,156 house rentals around Willingen. From 865 Condos/Apartments to 215 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Willingen is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Willingen?

Whether you're travelling 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 Willingen:

  • Usseln: 29 vacation rentals
  • Schwalefeld: 48 vacation rentals
  • Ortsmitte: 81 vacation rentals
  • Rattlar: 22 vacation rentals
  • Stryck: 22 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, 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 travelling to Willingen?

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

  • Willingen Eimelrod Station: 1,516 home rentals
  • Willingen Station: 1,300 home rentals
  • Willingen Stryck Station: 1,430 home rentals
  • Ettelsberg-Kabinenseilbahn: 1,296 home rentals
  • Willingen Usseln Station: 1,528 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 865 Condos/Apartments in Willingen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Willingen include:

  • Houses: 215 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 27 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 27 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Willingen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 100 vacation homes with pool available in Willingen.

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