Destination guide

The artsy area of Vienna awaits your stay

Come and experience Vienna and its museums, art galleries and cathedral. This city's monuments, architecture and theaters draw many visitors. Vienna State Opera, Burgtheater and Museum of Natural History 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.


Sightseeing in and around Vienna

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Vienna a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Schoenbrunn Zoo (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Wurstelprater (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Golf Club Leopoldsdorf (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Schoenfeld Golf Club (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Wildpark Ernstbrunn (22.9 mi / 36.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Vienna

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Vienna is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Viennese City Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Wiener Prater (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Rathausplatz (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • People's Garden (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Castle Garden (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Augarten (1 mi / 1.6 km)

Traveling to and around Vienna

Fly into Vienna (VIE-Vienna Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Bratislava (BTS-M.R.Stefanika), which is 38.6 mi (62.1 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Vienna Franz-Josefs-Station, Vienna Wien Mitten Station and Vienna Praterstern Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can get around Vienna by catching a ride on the metro at Schottentor U-Bahn, Herrengasse U-Bahn or Schottenring U-Bahn.

Where to stay around Vienna?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,060 holiday lettings near Vienna. From 981 Condos/Apartments to 41 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 Vienna is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Vienna?

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

  • Döbling: 21 holiday homes
  • Hernals: 177 holiday homes
  • Schwedenplatz: 1,031 holiday homes
  • Danube Island: 1,025 holiday homes
  • Sankt Ulrich: 127 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Vienna! 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 Vienna?

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

  • Mistelbach an der Zaya: 15 holiday lettings
  • Pressbaum: 103 holiday lettings
  • Trautmannsdorf an der Leitha: 51 holiday lettings
  • Mannersdorf am Leithagebirge: 47 holiday lettings
  • Tulln: 16 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Vienna?

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

  • Schwedenplatz: 1,031 holiday rentals
  • Danube Island: 1,025 holiday rentals
  • Viennese City Park: 1,030 holiday rentals
  • Alte Donau: 1,035 holiday rentals
  • Vienna City Hall Area: 1,030 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Vienna 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.

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