Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Gstaad

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Gstaad. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Gstaad

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Gstaad has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hohi Wispile (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Rutti Ski Lift (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Gstaad Eggli Ski Lift (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Gstaad Ski Resort (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Eggli Ski Resort (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Schonried Horneggli Ski Resort (4 mi / 6.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Gstaad

Travelers enjoy Gstaad for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in October, May, June or January, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average 27°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gstaad

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gstaad is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hohi Wispile (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Glacier 3000 (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Gastlosen (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Peak Walk (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Derborence Lake (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • St.Leonard Underground Lake (15 mi / 24.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Gstaad

The nearest airport is in Sion (SIR), located 16 mi (25.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Bern (BRN-Belp), which is 34 mi (54.7 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Gstaad?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 135 house rentals around Gstaad. From 9 Chalets to 118 Condos/Apartments, 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 Gstaad is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Gstaad Ski Resort: 2,477 home rentals
  • Gstaad Eggli Ski Lift: 2,426 home rentals
  • Saanen Gstaad Station: 1,790 home rentals
  • Rutti Ski Lift: 2,492 home rentals
  • Eggli Ski Resort: 2,423 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gstaad 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 Chalets in Gstaad?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 9 Chalets in Gstaad. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gstaad include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 118 lodging choices
  • Houses: 7 lodging choices
  • Studios: 117 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gstaad?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation homes with pool available in Gstaad.

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