10 Best Places To Stay In Heidelberg, Germany - Updated 2024

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Heidelberg is a picturesque city with rich literary history, along with its contemporary scenes of authors, libraries, festivals, and events. It is situated in the south of Germany in the Baden-Württemberg region. As a well-known university town in Germany and a UNESCO City of Literature, follow the footsteps of the famous world literature from Goethe, Max Weber, Friedrich Hegel, and even Mark Twain. Thinking of visiting Heidelberg on your next holiday? Check out our 10 best places to stay in Heidelberg!

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status. recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on January 31, 2024.

1. GuestHouse Heidelberg (from USD 96)

It’s a place for travelers on a budget! Located in the heart of Heidelberg, this modern guesthouse is just a short walk from the historic town center. You can explore the Heidelberg castle, Petershirche church, botanical garden, and the zoo.

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GuestHouse Heidelberg

Wifi Available

Address: Bergheimer Strasse 24
1.87 km (1.2 mi) from Heidelberg Palace

Pets allowed Terrace Non-smoking rooms Laundry Internet services Lift Soundproof rooms Heating

2. Apartment Heidelberg City Centre (from USD 85)

Everything is just walking distance from this apartment. Castle Heidelberg is 400 meters (1,330 feet), while Theatre Heidelberg is 800 meters (2,660 feet) away. The famous Heidelberg University is only 600 meters (2,000 feet). There is a fully equipped kitchen with an oven if you want to prepare your own dinner while overlooking the river. It’s also a short walk to the delicious schnitzel restaurant.

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Ferienwohnungen Neckarblick - Heidelberg Altstadt

Wifi Available

Address: Neckarmünzgasse 8
342 meters (0.3 ft) from Heidelberg Palace

Parking Tennis court Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing Family rooms Internet services Children's playground

3. Boutique Hotel Heidelberg Suites (from USD 396)

A small luxury with a view! Check out Heidelberg Suites boutique hotel if you are looking for a comfortable stay with privacy. Located on the River Neckar, next to the Old Bridge, Heidelberg Suites offers rooms with stunning view of the Old Bridge and Heidelberg Castle.

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House of Hütter - Heidelberg Suites & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Neuenheimer Landstrasse 12
798 meters (0.5 ft) from Heidelberg Palace

Sauna Fitness centre Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Laundry Dry cleaning

4. Quiet Old Town property with a castle view (from USD 259)

Experience staying in an old historical building dating back to the 15th century in the Old Town of Heidelberg. It is close to the Holy Spirit Church and the town hall. The property is also less than one block away from the marketplace. You will have the best view of Heidelberg Castle from every window of this property.

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364 meters (0.3 ft) from Heidelberg Palace
59 reviews   Wifi Available
Apartment 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
right in the middle of the old town comfortable and relaxing
It extends over 2 stories with the roomy loft the most comfortable bedroom and offers two other bedrooms
This third-floor apartment in the heart of Altstadt Heidelberg boasts a spectacular view of the castle from the terrace
The place was lovely location fabulous and AC on top floor very helpful during a heatwave
The property was perfect with views of the Castle and right in the middle of old town
so was were the bathrooms
The apartment is new and clean and well-appointed
Only Challenge we had was that the apartment wasnt heated when we arrived
two full bathrooms and a well-appointed kitchen as well as a large living area
As the apartment is Big and not new
The location was perfect within walking distance of everything we wanted to see
Wonderful apartment in a great location
Great location on a quiet street in the middle of the Altstadt Arrival and departure easy and well managed
Quite spacious and very well located apartment in the center of Altstadt Close to pretty much everything Rooms were big and
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5. Apartment for short or long (from USD 149)

Another 100-year-old accommodation for you! The apartment is located in the exclusive district of New Home, which is characterized by numerous late nineteenth-century villas and apartment buildings as old as 1900.

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2.2 km (1.4 mi) from Heidelberg Palace
10 reviews   Wifi Available
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
The living room is spacious
but this included the use of a high chair and crib A bit of a challenge with the bathroom lights shining into bedroom as there is large windows in that wall
The only thing that was missing was a fan
The property has everything you might need very well appointed
So if your infant is sensitive to light
The property manager and owner are friendly and very responsive
so we were delighted to find good quality knives
you might want some instructions for use but doable as is Service: Thea was quick to respond to questions and brought us a hand blender in a matter of hours when ours broke
We had a great holiday
etc upon arrival We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and have already reserved our dates for next year
It's located in a very desirable area of Heidelberg about 10 minutes walk from the city centre
Very safe beautiful neighborhood and building
In just 5 minutes you are at neighborhood restaurants shops and markets
This however did not detract from a brilliant holiday
the nearest bus stop is even closer
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6. Modern and central flat in the center of Heidelberg (from 62 USD)

It’s a modern and luxury equipped apartment at the heart of Heidelberg city center. It is located between Heidelberg main station and Bismarck Square, the old city of Heidelberg. Within a 5-minute walk, you will arrive at the old city. There is also a tram stop almost in front of the entrance and many grocery stores around and different types of restaurants on the street for you to explore and taste.

Modern and central flat in the center of Heidelberg

Price: from 62 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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7. Nice small apartment in the center of Heidelberg (from 58 USD)

It’s a perfect place for couples, solo travelers, and business travelers, who are looking for a place to stay in Heidelberg. It is located not far from the town center and there is a bus station within a couple of minutes’ walk from the apartment. You can walk to lots of places such as restaurants, cafes, and shopping places in a few minutes. Or you can shop at the grocery stores nearby and prepare your own food at the small yet modern equipped kitchen.

Nice small apartment in the center of Heidelberg

Price: from 58 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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8. Lovely, quiet flat in Heidelberg with free WiFi (from USD 93)

Once a leather goods manufacturing place, now it’s a two-room flat with balcony and a view to the oldest district of Heidelberg with its typical old Bergheim brick houses. Located not far from the top attractions of Heidelberg, the apartment is surrounded with many choices of restaurants from a sushi restaurant to a Spanish restaurant. There is also a yoga studio and a body massage studio at the back of the property.

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Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
2.75 km (1.8 mi) from Heidelberg Palace
354 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the balcony for breakfast and late night snacks
she is also very thoughtful and provides absolutely all the amenities you'll need for a comfortable stay
a lovely apartment that was in fact even bigger than the photos suggest would recommend this place to anyone
we had a fantastic stay in gabriele's apartment in heidelberg
the bed was extremely comfortable and we slept well every night
clean modern and bright
the flat was very clean and had nice personal touches
apartment was very clean and exactly as described
clean comfortable and perfect for us
the apartment was clean safe and very quiet
very nice host gabriele
lovely apartment and lovely hosts
gabriele was a great host
gabriele is a fabulous host
gabriele was a really nice host he loved the appartment
location was close to train station but also an easy walk to aldstadt
plus great central location for getting anywhere
great location literally next to the train station
great location just 5 minutes from the main train station and a tram stop
super convenient to everything and especially the train station
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9. Apartment Lutherstrasse 15 (from USD 95)

If you’re looking for an accommodation a bit away from the city center, Apartment Lutherstrasse 15 is your choice. It is located 1.8 kilometers (3 miles) from Castle Heidelberg, and 1.1 kilometers (1.8 miles) from Theatre Heidelberg. You will feel independent with this complete apartment that comes with a fully equipped kitchen. The best part is that it has a lovely view of Village Square from its windows.

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10. Britty’s home (from USD 49)

Britty’s home is also located a bit away from the historical city center. However, you will find everything you need at Britty’s home and the surrounding area. There is shared laundry and kitchen that are free to use. The cheap supermarket is only 10 minutes’ walk. You can easily catch the bus into the downtown Heidelberg, or you can borrow their bicycles for free and explore the city like the locals.

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Britty's Home

Wifi Available

Address: Im Dornbusch 4,2. Stock
4.96 km (3.1 mi) from Heidelberg Palace

Parking Tennis court Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Free parking Internet services Canoeing

A journey to the rich literature history at Heidelberg

Heidelberg will always be known for its rich literature history. Choose your accommodation carefully and prepare to follow the literature journey from every corner of the beautiful city.

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