Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Schwende

The countryside and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Schwende. This city is scenic and welcoming, recognized for its skiing, hiking and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Schwende

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Schwende a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wasserauen-Ebenalp Cable Car (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Bruelisau-Kasten Cable Car (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Alp Sigel Gondola (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Appenzeller Badi Outdoor Pool (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Saentis Cable Car (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Wildhaus-Gampluet Cable Car (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Schwende

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Schwende. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Toggenburg Sound West Trailhead (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Chaeserugg (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Three Ponds (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Wildpark Feldkirch (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Karren Mountain (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)

How to get to and around Schwende

The nearest airport is in Altenrhein (ACH-St. Gallen - Altenrhein), located 16.1 mi (26 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Friedrichshafen (FDH-Friedrichshafen - Lake Constance), which is 27.8 mi (44.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Schwende District?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 210 holiday lettings near Schwende District. From 18 Houses to 182 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Schwende District area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Schwende District?

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 Schwende District:

  • Unterwasser: 25 holiday homes
  • Reutin: 125 holiday homes
  • Aeschach: 158 holiday homes
  • Bad Schachen: 70 holiday homes
  • Hoyren: 96 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 Schwende District?

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

  • Santis: 376 holiday lettings
  • Appenzeller Badi Outdoor Pool: 371 holiday lettings
  • Wasserauen-Ebenalp Cable Car: 368 holiday lettings
  • Beer Bottle Museum: 267 holiday lettings
  • Schanis Ziegelbruecke Station: 188 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Schwende District 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 Houses in Schwende District?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 18 Houses in Schwende District. Our other popular types of Schwende District holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 182 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Schwende District?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Schwende District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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