Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Munich

Come and experience Munich and its museums, architecture and art galleries. This city's churches, shopping and gardens draw many visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Old Pinakothek, Pinakothek der Moderne or New Pinakothek. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Munich

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Munich a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Eisbach Surfing (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Nockherberg Paulaner Brewery (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Leopold Street (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Sea Life Aquarium (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Hellabrunn Zoo (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Westbad (4 mi / 6.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Munich

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Munich is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • English Garden (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Olympic Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Old Botanical Garden (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Rindermarkt (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Hofgarten (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Mariahilfplatz (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Munich

The nearest airport is in Munich (MUC-Franz Josef Strauss Intl.), located 18.2 mi (29.2 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Munich Central Station, Donnersbergerbrücke Station and Heimeranplatz Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can see more of Munich by catching a ride on the metro at Central U-Bahn, Karlsplatz Station or Lenbachplatz Tram Stop.

Where to stay around Munich?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 336 holiday lettings near Munich. From 264 Condos/Apartments to 43 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 Munich is on HomeAway.

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

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 Munich:

  • Munich City Centre: 50 holiday homes
  • Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt: 40 holiday homes
  • Schwabing-Freimann: 30 holiday homes
  • Bogenhausen: 20 holiday homes
  • Thalkirchen-Obersendling-Forstenried-Fürstenried-Solln: 17 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 Munich?

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

  • State Theater on the Gartnerplatz: 290 holiday lettings
  • Munich Central Station: 292 holiday lettings
  • Muenchner Freiheit: 285 holiday lettings
  • Euro Industry Business Park: 264 holiday lettings
  • Spielzeugmuseum: 289 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 264 Condos/Apartments in Munich. Our other popular types of Munich holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 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 Munich?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Munich. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.