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 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 features

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)
How to get there

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.

How many vacation rentals are available around Alsace?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 4,214 house rentals around Alsace. From 804 Houses to 760 Chalets, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Alsace is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Alsace?

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

  • Switzerland: 12,525 vacation rentals
  • Germany: 110,307 vacation rentals
  • Zürich: 167 vacation rentals
  • Colmar: 1,204 vacation rentals
  • Strasbourg: 506 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Alsace! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Alsace?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Alsace:

  • Zürich: 167 rentals
  • Colmar: 1,204 rentals
  • Strasbourg: 506 rentals
  • Baden-Baden: 429 rentals
  • Freiburg: 1,046 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Alsace?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Alsace are:

  • Strasbourg (XER-Boulevard de Metz Bus Stop): 682 home rentals
  • Lahr Airport (LHA): 1,007 home rentals
  • EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg Airport (BSL): 188 home rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Alsace?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Alsace. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Baden-Baden Station: 574 vacation homes
  • Voellerdingen Station: 123 vacation homes
  • Europa-Park: 1,017 vacation homes
  • Freiburg Breiburg Central Station: 1,837 vacation homes
  • Novartis Headquarters: 90 vacation homes

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.

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