Destination guide

The historical city of Halle awaits you

Come and experience Halle and its museums, history and art galleries. Renowned for its monuments, riverfront and chocolate shops, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Halle

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Halle a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zoo Halle (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Maya Mare (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Porsche Factory (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Leipzig Zoo (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • GolfPark Leipzig (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Winzervereinigung Freyburg (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Halle

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Halle is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Süßer See (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Lake Kulkwitz (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Festwiese (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Großer Goitzschesee (20 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Merseburger Palace Gardens (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Leipziger Auenwald (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Halle

The nearest airport is in Leipzig (LEJ-Leipzig - Halle), located 12 mi (19.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Hecklingen (CSO-Magdeburg - Cochstedt), which is 35.1 mi (56.4 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Halle an der Saale (ZHZ-Halle-Saale Train Station), Halle (Saale) Central Station and Halle Dessauer Brücke Station are the main stations in the city. You can get around Halle by catching a ride on the metro at Steintorbrücke S-Bahn, Dessauer Brücke Station Tram Stop or Halle Zoo Station.

What are the top holiday rentals in or near Halle?

Whether you're looking for a cosy escape for you and your honey or a sprawling house to fit all your friends, you'll find some top holiday rentals in and around Halle. Here are a couple to get you started:

  • Take advantage of handy amenities like cookware, dishware and utensils and free toiletries at "Double Room - Hotel And Restaurant "zum Kleinen Sandberg". Situated around 0.1 miles from Halle, this leading option has 1 bedroom and good guest reviews.
  • "Double Room 1 - Hotel And Restaurant Zum Kleinen Sandberg" also promises a memorable escape, offering 1 bedroom, a smart TV, free toiletries and more. It's around 0.1 miles from Halle.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Halle holiday rental for you.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in or near Halle?

If you need to get away from it all for a night or two, you'll find plenty of excellent weekend getaways in and near Halle. Revive your spirit at one of these top options:

  • Book a few nights at "Living In The Old Manor House With Park View", around 10 miles to the west of Halle, and you've got yourself the best kind of weekend escape. You'll have nature spots like Naturstrandbad Obhausen and Tierpark Bad Koesen close by and conveniences like a living room and children's games to take advantage of.
  • "Authentic Apartment In Gerbstedt" is also perfect for a whirlwind getaway. Located around 14 miles to the northwest of Halle, this holiday rental comes with amenities like an oven and coffee and tea making facilities. Süßer See and Federal Environment Agency Headquarters should be on your sightseeing list if you stay here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Halle?

Discover the culture and atmosphere of Halle from the comfort of your own studio apartment. Whether you're looking to get away on your own or have fun with a few buddies, you'll find the perfect studio apartment in and around Halle:

  • Explore the world around you from the comfort of "Double Room - Hotel And Restaurant "zum Kleinen Sandberg". This holiday rental is a popular base for seeing the sights and offers amenities including internet services and a garden.
  • Alternatively, switch to holiday mode at "Double Room 1 - Hotel And Restaurant Zum Kleinen Sandberg", which offers conveniences including a fridge and a TV.

With the money you save on your studio apartment, you can afford to explore even more of Halle. Cultural sights like Puppentheater Magdeburg and Schauspielhaus Magdeburg will help you get a feel for the character of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Halle?

Whether you're searching for a cosy apartment for you and a pal or a townhouse that'll fit the entire family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Halle. These retreats make a comfortable base for a short and sweet stay:

  • Within easy reach of central Halle, "Ap 4 - Room Dg, Maisonette Apartment Markus" lays out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not kicking back in your comfortable digs, get out and explore everything that's around you.
  • "Holiday House, Quiet Area, With Terrace" is also ideally located. Settle in here and find out why lots of guests rate this getaway as one of their favourites.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Halle?

Forget about flowers and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to get away for the weekend, just you and your sweetie. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Halle that would make even Cupid envious. Here are some we think you'll be enamored with:

  • Put on some relaxing music and kick back together at "Double Room - Hotel And Restaurant "zum Kleinen Sandberg". Around 0.1 miles from Halle, this property has everything you need for a romantic weekend getaway, including a balcony and air conditioning.
  • Alternatively, spend a few days canoodling and uncorking Champagne at "Double Room 1 - Hotel And Restaurant Zum Kleinen Sandberg", around 0.1 miles from Halle. A balcony and air conditioning will help set the mood.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in or near Halle?

We have some terrific houses you can rent for a weekend in Stadtbezirk Nord. If you're searching for a place with lots of character where you can spend a couple of fun-filled days with your loved ones, this suburban district is a great option. You'll find it around 2 miles from Halle. The large district of Stadtbezirk West, around 2 miles from Halle, is another appealing spot to go for a weekend.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Halle?

A pool is often an all-important amenity when choosing where to stay, particularly if you're bringing the kids along. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Halle and fill your days with frolicking good fun:

  • Pack your swim gear and make yourself comfortable at "Charming 1 Bedroom Adobe Red Brick Bungalow House". There are plenty of other convenient amenities here, including outdoor furniture and childrens activities.
  • "Holiday House, Quiet Area, With Terrace" is the kind of place you go to get away from everything and appreciate your surroundings, starting with its glorious pool. A dining table and childrens activities are also on hand to make your stay nice and comfy.

Don't know what to pack for your Halle getaway? This appealing destination has an oceanic climate. During the summer months, you can expect average temperatures of between 55null and 75null. Look up our selection of Halle holiday rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more inspiration on where to stay.

What are the best large family holiday rentals in or near Halle?

You'll always have more fun sharing the good times with the people you love the most. Whether you're planning a family get-together or celebrating a special occasion with good friends, we'll have a large holiday rental that's perfect for you. These are two of our best in and around Halle:

  • Located around 18 miles to the northeast of Halle, "Ap 4 - Room Dg, Maisonette Apartment Markus" has 4 bedrooms and fits up to 9 guests. It comes with lots of amenities, including a kitchen island and a toaster.
  • Another top option is "Charming Dorchester/milton 1bedroom Next To Milton T Stop". This holiday rental is 20 miles northeast of Halle and comes with a fridge, coffee and tea making facilities and more. With 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, you won't need to leave anyone off your invitation list.

If you're looking for family-friendly attractions around the area, there's no shortage of choice. Magdeburg Zoo, Messe Magdeburg and Millennium Tower promise lots of fun for both adults and kids.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Halle?

Nothing's more important than family, which is why we'll help you find a place where you can truly connect. Rent one of these family cabin rentals in or near Halle and make wonderful new memories with the ones you love:

  • "Big Bear Lodge - Gilded Mountain" - Enjoy precious time with your nearest and dearest at this escape, which is around 30 miles northeast of central Halle. A garden and coffee and tea making facilities are among its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Chictrendyoceanviewsacross From Ala Moana Beach" - This holiday rental is also ideal for a family getaway and is around 30 miles northeast of Halle. Offering a TV, a garden and more, it'll get everyone's tick of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Halle holiday rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there one-bedroom holiday rentals in or near Halle?

Often situated in prime positions due to their compact size, a one-bedroom rental is a perfect solution if you're travelling solo or with one other person. Here's a taste of our range in or near Halle:

  • It's true! Good things really do come in small packages, and "Double Room - Hotel And Restaurant "zum Kleinen Sandberg" is a fabulous example of this. This one-bedroom holiday property can be found not far from the central streets and includes amenities like a water park and a lake view.
  • Also within easy reach of the centre of Halle, "Riverside Hidden Gem With Triple Bunk Bed Mins Jax Dt" is another popular one-bedroom option. After a day of exploring, come home and enjoy a kitchen and a balcony.