Destination guide

The artsy city of Greifswald awaits you

Enjoy the area's monuments, theater scene and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Greifswald. This city's jazz, casino gaming and zoo draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Greifswald

Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Greifswald a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Heimattierpark Greifswald (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Freizeitbad Greifswald (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Welt Steht Kopf (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Piraten der Ostsee Abenteuer-Minigolf (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Butterfly Farm Trassenheide (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Greifswald

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Greifswald is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Greifswald Botanic Garden (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Karlshagen Beach (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Southeast Ruegen Biosphere Reserve (24.1 mi / 38.8 km)
  • Ruegen (24.4 mi / 39.2 km)
  • Usedom (25.6 mi / 41.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Greifswald

Fly into Heringsdorf (HDF), the closest airport, located 34.3 mi (55.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Rostock (RLG-Laage), which is 46 mi (74 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Greifswald Station or Greifswald Süd Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Greifswald, DE?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 545 vacation rentals near Greifswald. From 138 Houses to 362 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 Greifswald for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Greifswald?

Whether you're traveling 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 Greifswald:

  • Prora: 249 vacation rentals
  • Wendisch Langendorf: 81 vacation rentals
  • Freest: 57 vacation rentals
  • Middelhagen: 480 vacation rentals
  • Lauterbach: 117 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • University of Greifswald: 2,390 vacation rentals
  • Eldena Abbey: 3,558 vacation rentals
  • Pomeranian State Museum: 2,451 vacation rentals
  • Theater Vorpommern: 2,448 vacation rentals
  • Greifswald (ZGW-Greifswald Train Station): 2,293 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 138 Houses in Greifswald. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Greifswald include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 362 rentals available
  • Cottages: 21 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 21 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Greifswald?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 43 vacation rentals with pool available in Greifswald. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.