Discover a selection of 2,000 vacation rentals in Saxony-Anhalt, DE that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and parking. Prices start at $51 per night, and studios and condos are popular options for a stay in Saxony-Anhalt. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

History, culture and cosmopolitan cities in Saxony-Anhalt

From cobblestone towns to soul-stirring mountain scenery, Saxony-Anhalt offers a little bit of everything. There's over a millennium of history to soak up, not to mention a handful of cosmopolitan cities just waiting to be discovered. You can gaze up at a Gothic cathedral in Magdeburg, admire European art in Halle and discover Bauhaus design in Dessau-Rosslau. Whatever makes you tick, Saxony-Anhalt vacation rentals promise a local experience in this multifaceted pocket of Germany.

Things to do

Classical meets contemporary in Saxony-Anhalt

Magdeburg, the state's vibrant capital, is a natural base for exploring Saxony-Anhalt. The city is anchored by Magdeburg Dom, an ancient cathedral that's survived fires, floods and WWII blitzes. At the other end of the scale is Grune Zitadelle, also known as the Green Citadel. The whimsical building awes visitors with its rooftop gardens, pastel pink façade and higgledy piggledy design. Saxony-Anhalt's musical legacy runs deep, with George Frideric Handel one of the state's most famous sons. Music lovers should make a beeline for Halle, where the Handel-Haus museum celebrates the legacy of the Baroque composer.


Catch summer festival season in Saxony-Anhalt

Like most of Germany, summer is high season in Saxony-Anhalt. The state enjoys long days and warm temperatures that are perfect for sightseeing and beer garden hopping. While you will encounter crowds, cities like Magdeburg are nowhere near as busy as Berlin. This makes Saxony-Anhalt a fantastic destination for travelers craving a laidback scene. You could also catch events like Halle's Handel Festival, which sees the city come alive with operas, oratorios and soaring concertos. Spring and fall are considered sweet spots, with sunny weather and shoulder season deals.

Natural features

Escape to the Harz in Saxony-Anhalt

Landlocked Saxony-Anhalt doesn't scrimp on scenery. The Harz Mountains ripple across the state, creating a landscape of rugged peaks, alpine meadows and lush coniferous forests. Saxony-Anhalt vacation rentals make the most of the setting, with a host of serene mountain properties. Whether you want to sip coffee on a sunny terrace or cozy up by a blazing fireplace, there's no better way to enjoy the Harz. Beyond natural beauty, Saxony-Anhalt is home to Worlitz Park, one of Europe's most beautiful English gardens. It's anchored by a magnificent neo-Gothic house, surrounded by emerald-green lawns, perfectly clipped hedges and strutting peacocks.

How to get there

How to get to and around Saxony-Anhalt

The nearest airport is in Hecklingen (CSO-Magdeburg - Cochstedt), located 20.9 mi (33.7 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Magdeburg (ZMG-Magdeburg Train Station), Magdeburg Central Station and Magdeburg Central Station are the main stations that serve the city. It's easy to get around Saxony-Anhalt by jumping on the metro at City Carré Station, Hauptbahnhof/ Ost Station or Damaschkeplatz Central Station.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Saxony-Anhalt?

Whether you're planning a quick family vacation, some romantic time out or a few nights away alone, we've got weekend getaways in Saxony-Anhalt to suit your needs. Grab your overnight bag and stay at one of these popular escapes:

  • "Holiday House Isigkeit, Germany" - Located in South Central Omaha, this getaway offers handy extras like a barbecue grill and an iron and ironing board.
  • "Cosy Holiday Home In Thale With Terrace And Sweeping Grounds" - This is another fantastic place where you can relax and unwind for a couple of days. Take advantage of heating, a barbecue grill and more during your stay at this South Central Omaha property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Saxony-Anhalt?

If you want something with more personality than a ho-hum hotel room, you'll love our studio apartments in Saxony-Anhalt. Whip up a dish in your kitchenette, watch TV on the lounge and feel completely at home. Take a peek at some of our coziest studios:

  • Settle in and get comfortable at "Holiday House Isigkeit, Germany", situated in South Central Omaha. There are plenty of amenities you can take advantage of here, including a garden and outdoor furniture.
  • With lots of character and with way more privacy than a big hotel, "Ferienhaus Gisela, Deutschland" is another place to consider. It's located in Thale and features daily housekeeping services and a hair dryer.

Can I find short term rentals in Saxony-Anhalt?

With Vrbo's great range of short-term rentals in Saxony-Anhalt, you're sure to find a property that's a perfect match. Whether you're searching for somewhere to kick back on your own or to hang out with family and friends, these options are difficult to beat:

  • "Holiday House Isigkeit, Germany" in South Central Omaha is an ideal place for a short-term stay. It's within easy reach of the center of town, so you'll be able to go out and explore all the best sights without having to travel too far.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of days at "Cosy Holiday Home In Thale With Terrace And Sweeping Grounds" and discover the highlights of Neinstedt. This property also caters to short-stay guests and is a good choice if you love being near the action.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Saxony-Anhalt?

Whether you've been paired up for a month, a decade or forever, nothing beats a romantic weekend getaway to keep the flames of love burning. If you're searching for a dreamy place to spend a few days with your boo, you'll be enamored with these retreats:

  • Catch up on quality cuddling time at "Modern Award Winning Newly Renovated" in Windsor Palms. A resort and shopping facilities are some of the thoughtful touches on offer here.
  • Another attractive option is "Holiday House With 3 Bedrooms In Westerhausen" in River West. Enjoy perks here including a fireplace and winery tours, in addition to each other's company.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Saxony-Anhalt?

If you're planning to take a getaway to remember, don't go by yourself; bring the whole gang along. You'll have more fun sharing the adventure with your nearest and dearest. These vacation rentals in Saxony-Anhalt are ideal for larger groups:

  • "Gorgeous 5 Bedroom Canal - Front Home Located Across The Street From The Bay": With 5 bedrooms, this large vacation rental in Anna Maria has enough room for you and the whole gang. Amenities such as mountain views and a water view are on hand to make things nice and comfy.
  • "New Construction 5 Bedroom 5. 5 Bath Family Friendly": You'll get your squad's tick of approval at this option in Ocean City which comes with a swimming pool, a water view and more. It has 5 bedrooms that will easily accommodate your loved ones.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Saxony-Anhalt?

Get set to take your pick and dive right in. Here are a couple of sought-after house rentals in Saxony-Anhalt where life is better beside the pool:

  • Settle into "Holiday House With 3 Bedrooms In Westerhausen", where the first thing on your list should be a dip in the pool. This retreat is located in River West and comes with a range of family-friendly amenities, including a barbecue grill and a dining table.
  • Leap out of bed and take an early morning dip at "Apartment In The Old Forest House With Pellet Fireplace" in Thale. Pet-friendly facilities and childrens activities are just two of the many amenities offered here.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Saxony-Anhalt?

Family time is special time, which is why we'll help you find somewhere you can reconnect. Whether you're planning an escape with the kids or a long-overdue reunion with relatives, these large family vacation rentals in Saxony-Anhalt are just the spot for memorable get-togethers:

  • Get your loved ones together at "Holiday House With 3 Bedrooms In Westerhausen". Located in River West, this escape has 3 bedrooms and amenities including coffee and tea making facilities and a living room. It sleeps as many as 8 guests.
  • "Classy Holiday Home In Thale With Terrace" in Thale will also roll out the welcome mat for you and your group. Accommodating up to 7 guests, this option comes with 4 bedrooms, cable/satellite TV services and a living room.

Seeking some family-friendly entertainment? Seilbahn Thale is one of the many attractions you'll find dotted around Saxony-Anhalt.

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