Destination guide

The historic area of Hildesheim awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Hildesheim and enjoy the area's history, monuments and cathedral. One of the city's many top draws is its museums. St. Mary's Cathedral and Church of St. Michael are just a couple of the must-sees. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Hildesheim

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

  • Hohnsensee Lake (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Golf-Club Bad Salzdetfurth-Hildesheim (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Park der Sinne (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Kleefelder Bad (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Hannover Zoo (18 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Brauhaus Ernst August (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Hildesheim

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Hildesheim is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hohnsensee Lake (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Magdalena Garden (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Expo Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Park der Sinne (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Tiergarten Hannover (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Maschsee (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)

Traveling to and around Hildesheim

The nearest airport is in Hannover (HAJ), located 24.2 mi (39 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Hildesheim Ost Station or Hildesheim Central Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Hildesheim?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 59 holiday lettings near Hildesheim. From 4 Houses to 54 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hildesheim is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Hildesheim?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Hildesheim:

  • Bothfeld-Vahrenheide: 21 holiday homes
  • Kirchrode-Bemerode-Wülferode: 34 holiday homes
  • Herrenhausen: 18 holiday homes
  • Döhren-Wülfel: 78 holiday homes
  • Ricklingen: 28 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hildesheim?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hildesheim. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Roman and Pelizaeus Museum: 251 holiday lettings
  • Rolandhaus: 250 holiday lettings
  • Church of St. Michael (Michaeliskirche): 252 holiday lettings
  • Historic Market Place: 250 holiday lettings
  • Hildesheim Town Hall: 250 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hildesheim listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Hildesheim?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 4 Houses in Hildesheim. Our other popular types of Hildesheim holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 54 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 53 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hildesheim?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Hildesheim. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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