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Destination guide

Why people love visiting vibrant Giessen

Enjoy the museums and other features of Giessen. Travellers especially like the hiking, cycling and university setting in this cosmopolitan and walkable city. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Giessen

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Giessen has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Attighof Golf Club eV (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Braunfels Golf Course (14.3 mi / 23 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Giessen

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Giessen is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Giessen Botanical Garden (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Avignon Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Colchester Park (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Kurpark (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Old Botanical Garden (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Kubach Crystal Cave (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Giessen

The nearest airport is in Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.), located 37.3 mi (60 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Gießen Oswaldsgarten Station, Gießen Station and Gießen Licher Straße Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Giessen?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 66 vacation rentals near Giessen. From 55 flats & apartments to 9 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Giessen for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Gießen Station: 191 vacation rentals
  • Liebig Museum: 191 vacation rentals
  • Mathematikum: 191 vacation rentals
  • Gießen Licher Straße Station: 195 vacation rentals
  • Stadttheater: 192 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Giessen listed on Vrbo UK 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 Flats in Giessen?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 55 Flats in Giessen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Giessen include:

  • Houses: 9 rentals available
  • Studios: 55 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Giessen?

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