Destination guide

The artsy area of Jena awaits your stay

Come and experience Jena and its museums, theater scene and monuments. This scenic city is known for its university setting, gardens and entertainment. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Jena

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Jena a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Toskana Therme (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Tierpark Bad Koesen (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Landesweingut Kloster Pforta (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Bulabana (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Avenida Water Park (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Jena

The nearest airport is in Erfurt (ERF), located 27.3 mi (44 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Jena West Station, Jena Saale Station and Jena-Zwätzen Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Jena, DE?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 110 vacation rentals near Jena. From 96 Condos/Apartments to 11 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Jena for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Jena-Zwätzen Station: 186 vacation rentals
  • Jena (ZJS-Jena Paradies Train Station): 191 vacation rentals
  • Zeiss Planetarium: 188 vacation rentals
  • Jena Saale Station: 188 vacation rentals
  • Jena West Station: 193 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Jena 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 Condos/Apartments in Jena?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 96 Condos/Apartments in Jena. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Jena include:

  • Houses: 11 rentals available
  • Studios: 95 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Jena?

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