Destination guide

The charming area of Alsace awaits your stay

The area's wineries and musicals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Alsace. Travelers to this romantic city praise the restaurants, shopping and sporting events. Alsatian Museum, L'Oeuvre Notre Dame Museum and Tomi Ungerer Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. 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 Alsace

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 Alsace a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Europa-Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Domaine Gerard Metz (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Cigoland (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Domaine Stoeffler (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Alsace Adventure Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • L'O Waterpark (9 mi / 14.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Alsace

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Alsace 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:

  • Mont Sainte Odile (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • NaturOparC (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Mont Donon (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Parc du Champ de Mars (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Callunes Gardens (19.2 mi / 31 km)
  • Kaiserstuhl (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Alsace

The nearest airport is in Strasbourg (SXB-Strasbourg Intl.), located 17.2 mi (27.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Strasbourg (XER-Boulevard de Metz Bus Stop), which is 22.1 mi (35.5 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Dambach-la-Ville Station, Epfig Station and Scherwiller Station are the main stations in the area. It's easy to get around Alsace by jumping on the metro at Illkirch Lixenbuhl Tram Station, Alouettes Tram Station or Lingolsheim Tiergaertel Tram Station.

Where to stay around Alsace?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,062 holiday lettings near Alsace. From 766 Houses to 738 Chalets, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Alsace for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Alsace?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Alsace. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Waldshut-Tiengen: 370 holiday homes
  • Kembs: 84 holiday homes
  • Germany: 96,855 holiday homes
  • Switzerland: 10,361 holiday homes
  • Gérardmer: 1,463 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Alsace! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Alsace?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Alsace with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Waldshut-Tiengen: 370 holiday lettings
  • Kembs: 84 holiday lettings
  • Gérardmer: 1,463 holiday lettings
  • Villingen-Schwenningen: 630 holiday lettings
  • Forbach: 575 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Alsace?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Alsace are:

  • Baden Airpark Airport (FKB): 418 self catering accommodations
  • Houssen Airport (CMR): 1,522 self catering accommodations
  • Zweibruecken Airport (ZQW): 184 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Alsace?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Alsace. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Gertwiller Station: 1,121 holiday rentals
  • Waghaeusel Wiesental Station: 332 holiday rentals
  • Feldberg-Bärental Station: 1,830 holiday rentals
  • Dom St. Blasien: 1,575 holiday rentals
  • Trampolino: 200 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alsace listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Explore destinations around Alsace

Waldshut-Tiengen
370 holiday rentals
Kembs
84 holiday rentals
Gérardmer
1,463 holiday rentals
Villingen-Schwenningen
630 holiday rentals
Forbach
575 holiday rentals
Zürich
161 holiday rentals
Lahr
706 holiday rentals
Rastatt
221 holiday rentals
Landau
170 holiday rentals
La Bresse
1,628 holiday rentals
Lembach
56 holiday rentals
Orbey
1,540 holiday rentals
Plainfaing
1,322 holiday rentals
Herrischried
474 holiday rentals
Ribeauvillé
1,095 holiday rentals
Xonrupt-Longemer
1,440 holiday rentals
Le Tholy
1,286 holiday rentals
Heltersberg
63 holiday rentals
Höchenschwand
642 holiday rentals
Dambach-la-Ville
466 holiday rentals