Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Gernsheim getaway

Experience the unique character of Gernsheim with a stay in a vacation home rental. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Gernsheim

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Gernsheim a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rappenhof Winery (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • MIRAMAR (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Kiawah Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Stadion am Bollenfalltor (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Jugendstilbad (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Tiergarten Worms (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gernsheim

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gernsheim is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Staatspark Furstenlager (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Sea of Rocks (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Messel Pit Fossil Site (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Bergstrasse-Odenwald Nature Park (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
  • Freizeitsee Biblis (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Prinz-Emil-Garten (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gernsheim

Fly into Frankfurt Airport (FRA), the closest airport, located 20.6 mi (33.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Frankfurt (HHN-Frankfurt - Hahn), which is 55.8 mi (89.8 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Gernsheim Station.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Gernsheim?

Whether you want an intimate retreat for you and your sweetie or a sprawling house to fit family and friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Gernsheim. Here are a couple we think you'll like:

  • "Modern Pension On The Mountain Road" is a popular choice. Around 3 miles from Gernsheim, it has 2 bedrooms and plenty of handy amenities, including daily housekeeping services and a theme park.
  • Another enticing choice is "Winter Up To 15% In January 2020", which is around 6 miles from Gernsheim. Featuring 2 bedrooms, a nearby golf course and housekeeping services, it has everything you need to keep you happy and comfortable.

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

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Gernsheim?

Clock off on Friday and then pack your carry-on bag. If you're chasing some relaxation and fun, these properties in and near Gernsheim promise an unforgettable weekend getaway:

  • Get away from it all at "New Apartment With South Loggia For 3", which is around 7 miles to the southeast of Gernsheim. There's plenty of adventure and nature to keep you busy here. Do some mountain biking and hiking and biking or simply take in the sights of Weilbacher Kiesgruben and Kleiner See Park.
  • "Apartment On The Nibelungensteig" is another great property where you can escape the everyday. Around 9 miles east of Gernsheim, use it as a base to enjoy some golf or surfing and boogie boarding. Wasserpark and Huguenot and Waldensian Trail should also be on your itinerary while you're here.

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

Studio apartments are a hard act to follow when it comes to convenience, character and location. Get cozy in one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Gernsheim and experience the buzzing local vibe:

  • Make "Apartment On The Nibelungensteig" your home away from home. This appealing property features amenities including a fridge and a washing machine.
  • "Cabin - Odenwald - Whg 08 - Odenwald Holiday Apartments" is another attractive choice. Get comfortable and take advantage of a washing machine, free toiletries and more.

When you're ready to step outside your studio apartment and explore, there's loads to keep you amused around Gernsheim. Enjoy cultural attractions? Pencil in a visit to Schlosstheater Fulda and Stadttheater.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Gernsheim?

From affordable studio apartments to extravagant houses, Vrbo has your quick break sorted. Here are just two of our popular picks in and around Gernsheim:

  • For a memorable few nights away, it's hard to beat "Cabin - Odenwald - Whg 08 - Odenwald Holiday Apartments". It's nice and close to the center of Gernsheim, along with plenty of things to see and do.
  • "Fully Equipped 3 - Room Designer Apartment With Breathtaking Views" is also ideally located. Settle in here and find out why lots of guests rate this property as one of their favorites.

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

Forget about flowers and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to escape for the weekend, just you and your honey. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Gernsheim that would make even Cupid swoon. Here are some we think you'll fall in love with:

  • Put on some soft tunes and chill together at "Modern Pension On The Mountain Road". Around 3 miles from Gernsheim, this property has everything you could want for a romantic weekend getaway, including winery tours and a fireplace.
  • Another option where you can spend a few magical days together is "Winter Up To 15% In January 2020". Located 6 miles from Gernsheim, winery tours and a nearby bay add to the atmosphere here.

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

Nothing screams fun like a pool does. Pull out your flamingo floatie and check out these houses in or near Gernsheim that come with this vacation necessity:

  • Treat your loved ones to a memorable stay at "Fantastic House In Mainz Am Main". There's plenty to love about this retreat besides its pool, such as childrens activities and a separate dining area.
  • Spend leisurely days splashing about or simply unwinding by the water at "Wooden House With B&B And Magnificent View On Crane Valley Close To Torun". This vacation rental is another top pick and features a stereo, pet-friendly facilities and more.

Gernsheim has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging between 55 ºF and 75 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summer to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Gernsheim vacation rental and plan your escape for whenever you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Gernsheim?

Every get-together with the family should be a memorable one. Whether you're planning a fun escape with the kids or a reunion with relatives, our large family vacation rentals in or near Gernsheim offer a comfy home away from home with enough space for everyone:

  • Sleeping as many as 8 guests in 3 bedrooms, "Luxury Villa With Private Pool, Near Tavernas" is the ideal place to vacation with the family. This popular getaway is 20 miles to the east of Gernsheim and has creature comforts such as a dining table and a porch.
  • "Holiday Idyll Haus Königsberg" also has the space you need to live it up with loved ones. This property is around 25 miles to the east of central Gernsheim and accommodates 8 guests in its 3 bedrooms. A pool table and childrens activities will help keep everyone comfortable and content.

When it's time to leave the house and explore, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone happy and entertained. Schloss Fasanerie, Toskana Therme Bad Orb and Erlebnispark Steinau should be at the top of your itinerary.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Gernsheim?

Take a break with your kiddos in a family cabin rental in or near Gernsheim and get set to create some beautiful memories together. Here are some we think you'll love:

  • "Cabin - Odenwald - Whg 08 - Odenwald Holiday Apartments" - Around 11 miles east of the center of Gernsheim, this family-friendly retreat offers amenities like free toiletries and a kitchen.
  • "Heritage Landing Golf And Country Club" - Round up the troops and spend a few days or more at this welcoming rental, which is around 11 miles to the east of Gernsheim. You'll have access to long-term rental rate options, nearby ecotour services and more.

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