Destination guide

Travel to historic Altstadt

Come and experience Altstadt and its museums, history and opera. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and local tours, this romantic city won't disappoint. Albertinum, Semper Opera House and Old Masters Picture Gallery are a few of the top cultural sights. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Altstadt

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Altstadt a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dresden Park Railway (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Dresden Zoo (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Nordbad Dresden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • ASP Panama (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Dresden Panometer (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Kulturzentrum Strasse E (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Altstadt

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Altstadt is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Grosser Garten (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Dresden Botanical Garden (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Rose Garden (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Herzogin Garten (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Citybeach Dresden (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Dresden Elbe Valley (1.9 mi / 3 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Altstadt

Fly into Dresden (DRS), the closest airport, located 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Dresden Mitte Station. You can see more of Altstadt by catching a ride on the metro at Strassburger Platz Station, Deutsches Hygiene-Museum Station or St.-Benno-Gymnasium Station.

Where to stay around Altstadt?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 152 holiday lettings near Altstadt. From 5 Houses to 117 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Altstadt for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Altstadt?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Houses in Altstadt. Our other popular types of Altstadt holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 117 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 117 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 30 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Altstadt?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Altstadt. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.