Destination guide

The historic city of Schwetzingen awaits you

Enjoy the history and other features of Schwetzingen. Renowned for its wildlife, gardens and local tours, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Schwetzingen

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

  • Sea Life Speyer (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Planetarium Mannheim (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • MIRAMAR Erlebnisbad, Salz & Kristall Therme und Saunaparadies (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Holiday Park (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Sinsheim Golf Club (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Schwetzingen

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Schwetzingen is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Neckarwiese (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Luisenpark Gardens (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Schwetzingen

The nearest airport is in Mannheim (MHG), located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Stuttgart (STR), which is 55.5 mi (89.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Schwetzingen Station.

Where to stay around Schwetzingen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 254 holiday lettings near Schwetzingen. From 13 Houses to 198 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Schwetzingen area.

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

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 Schwetzingen:

  • Heidelberg-Ziegelhausen: 18 holiday homes
  • Altstadt: 45 holiday homes
  • Handschuhsheim: 30 holiday homes
  • Schlierbach: 19 holiday homes
  • Heidelberg-Kirchheim: 21 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 Schwetzingen?

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

  • Schwetzingen Station: 623 holiday lettings
  • Schwetzingen Castle: 645 holiday lettings
  • Ludwigshafen (Rhein) BASF Pbf Nord Station: 823 holiday lettings
  • Waghaeusel Wiesental Station: 558 holiday lettings
  • Schifferstadt Süd Station: 737 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 13 Houses in Schwetzingen. Our other popular types of Schwetzingen holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 198 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 199 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 31 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Schwetzingen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 240 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Schwetzingen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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