Destination guide

Why people love visiting remote Oberstdorf

The forests, parks and mountains display a scene truly unique to Oberstdorf. Travelers to this scenic city praise the skiing, spas and biking. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Oberstdorf

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Oberstdorf a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Oberstdorf Ski Resort (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Heini-Klopfer Ski Jump (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Fellhornbahn (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Sollereckbahn (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Nebelhornbahn Cable Car (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Erdinger Arena (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Oberstdorf

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Oberstdorf is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Freibergsee (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Christlessee Oberstdorf (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Breitach Gorge (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Simms Waterfall (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Hoher Ifen (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Mittagspitze (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Oberstdorf

The nearest airport is in Altenrhein (ACH-St. Gallen - Altenrhein), located 34.4 mi (55.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Innsbruck (INN-Kranebitten), which is 51.3 mi (82.6 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Oberstdorf Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Oberstdorf?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 350 house rentals around Oberstdorf. From 273 Condos/Apartments to 49 Houses, 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 Oberstdorf is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Räppele: 51 vacation rentals
  • Tiefenbach: 55 vacation rentals
  • Winkel: 51 vacation rentals
  • Schwarzenbach: 26 vacation rentals
  • Oberdorf: 25 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Oberstdorf?

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

  • Oberstdorf Station: 654 home rentals
  • Sonnegehren Ski Lift: 665 home rentals
  • Freibergsee: 590 home rentals
  • See-Eck Ski Lift: 549 home rentals
  • Nebelhornbahn 1 Cable Car: 638 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Oberstdorf listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Oberstdorf?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 273 Condos/Apartments in Oberstdorf. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Oberstdorf include:

  • Houses: 49 lodging choices
  • Country houses: 5 lodging choices
  • Studios: 273 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Hotels and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Oberstdorf?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 58 vacation homes with pool available in Oberstdorf.

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