Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Freiburg im Breisgau

The area's history and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Freiburg im Breisgau. Well known for its cafés, shopping and university setting, this romantic city won't disappoint. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Freiburg im Breisgau

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Freiburg im Breisgau a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Europa-Park (19.9 mi / 32 km)
  • Schauinsland Cable Car (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Schauinsland (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Golfclub Guetermann Gutach (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Feldberg Ski Resort (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Golfclub Hochschwarzwald (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Freiburg im Breisgau

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Freiburg im Breisgau is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Schauinsland (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Kandel (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Kaiserstuhl (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Lake Titisee (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Hochblauen (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Blindensee Lake (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Freiburg im Breisgau

The nearest airport is in Mulhouse (MLH-EuroAirport), located 31.1 mi (50 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Basel (BSL-EuroAirport), which is 31.1 mi (50.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Freiburg Central Station, Freiburg Breiburg Central Station and Freiburg-Herdern Station are the main stations in the area. It's easy to get around Freiburg im Breisgau by jumping on the metro at Freiburg, Freiburg Hospital S-Bahn or Freiburg Messe/University S-Bahn.

Where to stay around Freiburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,044 holiday lettings near Freiburg. From 982 Condos/Apartments to 31 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 Freiburg is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Freiburg?

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

  • Freiburg Breiburg Central Station: 1,841 holiday lettings
  • Freiburg-Littenweiler Station: 2,007 holiday lettings
  • University of Freiburg: 1,896 holiday lettings
  • Muensterplatz: 1,917 holiday lettings
  • Freiburg (QFB-Freiburg Train Station): 1,903 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Freiburg 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 Freiburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 982 Condos/Apartments in Freiburg. Our other popular types of Freiburg holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 31 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 7 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Freiburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 74 holiday homes with pool available in Freiburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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