Wismar holiday rentals
When renting a holiday home in Wismar you can expect to find hanseatic charm and a varied holiday experience. The historic oldtown of Wismar is recognized as an official UNESCO world heritage site. Thanks to the large Port, Wismar was part of the Hanseatic League in the 13th century and was able to develop itself as a successful city. Not only because of the central location of Wismar, but also the excellent infrastructure and fantastic range of leisure activities make this city a desirable holiday destination. On the Baltic coast in the beautiful area of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, you are able to choose one of the many attractive holiday homes in Wismar.
An historic holiday on the Baltic Sea
The city of Wismar is as historic as you can get, first being mentioned in a document from 1229! And in the 17th and 18th century, this city was under the control of Sweden. Many buildings in the city still portray the influence of this era. At the time, the Swedish government built the city (today's old town) into a fortress, and today the walls of the fortifications are still partially preserved. In the centre of the oldtown you will find one of the most beautiful and biggest market places in northern Germany, including its Townhall, maintaining its classic style. The best retaurants in the city are found on the edge of the market place, among others, the historic ‘Alte Schwede’. In the centre of the market place you’ll also find the Wismar memorial, the waterworks, in a renaissance style. You can book your holiday home directly in the old town, and then all of the best tourist attractions in the city are right on your doorstep.
Around the market place there are also various ancient churches which are worth seeing. Some of these, of which were damaged in the second world war, include: the Nikolai, the Georgian and the Marienkirche. As well as the normal services and opening times, guided tours are also offered. Additionally there are 30 minute tours that take you around the city and are offered starting at the market place.
Holiday homes in Wismar – Enjoyment and Wellness
If you’re looking to enjoy some good good food, but don’t fancy going out, you can prepare your own dishes from your own holiday home in Wismar. Visit the "Old Port" and visit the traditional fish market over the weekend. Purchase freshly caught fish directly from the mooring cutter and cook a tasty dinner in your holiday apartment in Wismar.
Located near to Wismar is where you’ll find the Baltic sea spa towns of Boltenhagen, Rerik and Kühlungsborn. Here you will find countless lakes, as well as thermal spas and wellness centres. Alternatively, you can spend a relaxing day on one of the Baltic beaches. Let yourself relax in the sun and dive into the Baltic sea waves.
From your holiday home in Wismar you can also easily reach the cities of Lübeck, Travemünde and Rostock. Alternatively, you can also explore the North sea by renting a holiday home on the north sea or on the island of Poel.