Destination guide

The artsy city of Moscow awaits you

Enjoy the area's museums, theater scene and cathedral and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Moscow. This city's monuments, cafés and art draw many visitors. Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Kremlin Armoury Museum and State Historical Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Moscow

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Moscow a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Moscow Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Moscow Circus on Tsvetnoy Boulevard (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • House Museum of Feodor Konyukhov (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Kant Ski Slope (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Park Ostankino (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Moskvarium (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Moscow

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Moscow. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alexander Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Patriarch's Pond (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Fallen Monument Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Hermitage Garden (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Neskuchny Garden (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Gorky Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Moscow

Fly into Moscow (VKO-Vnukovo Intl.), the closest airport, located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Moscow (SVO-Sheremetyevo), which is 16.5 mi (26.6 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Moscow Kievsky Station, Moscow Belorussky Station and Moscow Paveletsky Station are the main stations in the city. It's easy to get around Moscow by catching a ride on the metro at Arbatskaya Station - Filyovskaya Line, Arbatskaya Station - Arbatsko - Pokrovskaya Line or Alexandrovsky Sad Station.

Where to stay around Moscow?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 383 holiday lettings near Moscow. From 300 Condos/Apartments to 66 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 Moscow is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Bitsa Park: 363 holiday lettings
  • Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy: 375 holiday lettings
  • Izmaylovsky Park: 376 holiday lettings
  • Moscow Botanical Garden of Academy of Sciences: 375 holiday lettings
  • Moscow State University: 376 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 300 Condos/Apartments in Moscow. Our other popular types of Moscow holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 66 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 305 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 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 Moscow?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Moscow. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.