Popular Accommodations in List
Highlights in List
- Wadden Sea National Park
- Seaside resort
- Fresh oysters
- Holidays with your pet
Most popular in List
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Vacation rentals in List
The municipality of List on the island of Sylt offers excellent conditions for a relaxing holiday due to its proximity to the sea and the Wadden Sea nature reserve. In the town centre you have a wide choice of accommodation close to shops, cafes and restaurants. Almost every apartment is equipped with a terrace or garden. Also to the beaches it is not far from a holiday domicile in the place List.A holiday apartment at the harbour
Numerous accommodations not far from Lister harbour offer you a fantastic location between the east and west beaches. From a vacation rental not far from the beaches you have it not far to the nature reserve as well as to the boat rental places. Here most of the accommodations are equipped with garden, grill and beach chair. You also get a fantastic view of the sea.
Vacation in List
Location and orientation
The seaside resort of List is located at the northernmost tip of the island of Sylt and at the same time of Germany. The village belongs to the state of Schleswig-Holstein and to the district of Nordfriesland. This holiday resort is surrounded by numerous hiking dunes, salt marshes and heaths.Beautiful surroundings
The Schleswig-Holstein Wadden Sea National Park stretches east and south along the east coast. Here you can also find remains of the Danish Hallig Jordsand, a high sand area, which were small marsh islands before they sank. The Königshafen, a tidal flat and protection zone of the national park, as well as the bird protection island Uthören are not far from the Lister harbour.
Travelers and Activities
If you are planning a family holiday in List, it is best to rent a vacation rental not far from the kilometre-long sandy beach to the west of the town. Whether small or large visitors, each family member will enjoy the bathing opportunities and love to relax in a beach chair. Barefoot hiking is also a popular activity on the beach at List.List for four-legged friends
If you are travelling to List with your dog, West Beach offers some beach sections specially designed for dog owners. At the east beach your four-legged friend may not be unfortunately on the way. Therefore, there are some run-out zones for dogs in the local area of List, which you can reach quickly from your apartment.
The place name comes from the old Danish word "listi", which means (coastal) strip or edge.
Top 3 travel tips
Visit the Erlebniszentrum Naturgewalten Sylt if you would like to gain an insight into North Sea, marine and climate research. The Wadden Sea National Park and the theme of coastal protection will also be presented in the adventure centre. Regular guided tours are offered for this purpose.2. A guided walk along the beach
Interesting and relaxing at the same time are the guided west beach walks, which are organised at regular intervals by the municipality of List. A hike takes about two and a half hours and leads to the narrowest part of the island. You will learn interesting facts about the formation of dunes, coastal changes, coastal finds, coastal birds and the forces of nature.3rd Hotspot Lister Harbour
At the harbour there are some excellent restaurants as well as a lively hustle and bustle to be observed. From here you can also reach the ferry connection to the Danish island Rømø, which invites you to a day trip. There are also excursions to the seal banks in the Wadden Sea off the west coast of the island.
Things to know
Germany's only oyster farm, the Dittmeyers Oyster Company, is located in List. The company was founded in the 1920s. Today Dittmeyer's oysters are delivered to many delicatessens and restaurants throughout the country. By the way, you can dine excellently in the famous Gosch, the northernmost fish stand in Germany.Christmas in List
The Lister Christmas Market is organized by the spa administration and always takes place on the first Advent weekend. There will be arts and crafts stands as well as Christmas punch and culinary delights. There is also an entertaining programme with dance, music and a big tombola.