Places

Places API allows getting information about amenities and points of interest. The API works via HTTP Get request.

The typical Places API request URL looks like:


https://api.geoapify.com/v2/places?categories=accommodation&filter=rect:10.737407,48.412632,11.231792,48.117812&limit=20&apiKey=YOUR_API_KEY


Required parameters:

  • categories - place categories, separated by comma
  • filter or bias - location filter or preferred location
  • apiKey - your Geoapify key

Optional parameters:

  • conditions - filter conditions, separated by comma
  • lang - language for results
  • limit - the maximum amount of returned results
  • offset - type of the results
  • name - filter places by the given name

The response returned contains a GeoJSON FeatureCollection object, where all features have "Point" type and represent a place suggestion. Properties of each feature contain address information, place category and information about available details.