Destination guide

Travel to artsy Bad Elster

The area's theater scene and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Bad Elster. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Bad Elster

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Bad Elster a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Erlbach - Kegelberg Ski Area (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Aquaforum (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Golfclub Hof (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bad Elster

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bad Elster is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spa Gardens (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Albert Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Kurpark (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Sächsische Staatsbäder (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Soos National Nature Reserve (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Jadran Recreational Area (12 mi / 19.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Bad Elster

Fly into Hof (HOQ-Hof-Plauen), the closest airport, located 17 mi (27.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Karlovy Vary (KLV-Karlovy Vary Intl.), which is 29.8 mi (47.9 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Bad Elster Station or Sohl Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Bad Elster, DE?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 73 vacation rentals near Bad Elster. From 21 Houses to 44 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 Bad Elster for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Bad Elster?

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

  • Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity: 182 vacation rentals
  • Naturtheater: 185 vacation rentals
  • The Royal Spa House: 188 vacation rentals
  • Spa Gardens: 188 vacation rentals
  • Sohl Station: 186 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bad Elster listed on Vrbo 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 Bad Elster?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 21 Houses in Bad Elster. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bad Elster include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 44 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 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 internet/wifi in Bad Elster?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 50 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Bad Elster. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.