Destination guide

The lively city of Salzburg awaits you

Enjoy the area's live music, monuments and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Salzburg. Renowned for its local tours, museums and cafés, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Mozart's Birthplace and Salzburg Museum. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Salzburg

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Salzburg has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Klessheim Golf and Country Club (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Salzburg Zoo (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Untersberg Cable Car (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Salzburger Freilicht Museum (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Rupertus Thermal Bath (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Gut Altentann Golf & Country Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Salzburg

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Salzburg is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mirabell Gardens (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Kapuzinerberg Hill (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Mount Nockstein (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Waldbad Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Untersberg (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Schellenberger Ice Cave (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Salzburg

Fly into Salzburg (SZG-W.A. Mozart), the closest airport, located 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Salzburg Central Station or Salzburg Gnigl Station to see more of the city. You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Salzburg Aigen S-Bahn for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay around Salzburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 323 holiday lettings near Salzburg. From 192 Condos/Apartments to 21 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Salzburg is on HomeAway.

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

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 Salzburg:

  • City Centre Salzburg: 65 holiday homes
  • Stanggaß: 138 holiday homes
  • Winkl: 17 holiday homes
  • Oberau: 25 holiday homes
  • Pidingerau: 55 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 Salzburg?

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

  • Holy Trinity Church: 544 holiday lettings
  • Salzburg Cathedral: 556 holiday lettings
  • Sigmundstor Tunnel: 538 holiday lettings
  • Salzburg Residenz Palace: 556 holiday lettings
  • Makartsteg Bridge: 542 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Salzburg 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 Condos/Apartments in Salzburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 192 Condos/Apartments in Salzburg. Our other popular types of Salzburg holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 195 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Salzburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 51 holiday homes with pool available in Salzburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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