Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Effretikon getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Effretikon with a stay in a private vacation home. This city is well-known for its restaurants and shopping. Shopping Center Glatt and Swiss Science Center Technorama are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Effretikon

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Effretikon a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoo Zurich (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Milandia Migros Sport and Adventure Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Wildpark Bruderhaus (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Jucker Farm (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Hallen und Freibad Kloten (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Golf & Country Club Zurich (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Effretikon

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Effretikon is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wildpark Bruderhaus (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Eulach Park (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Hallen und Freibad Kloten (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • MFO-Park (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Botanical Garden (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Rumensee (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Effretikon

The nearest airport is in Zurich (ZRH), located 7.5 mi (12.1 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Effretikon Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Effretikon?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 142 house rentals around Effretikon. From 5 Houses to 129 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 Effretikon is on HomeAway.

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

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 Effretikon:

  • Old Town: 42 vacation rentals
  • District 7: 28 vacation rentals
  • Center: 38 vacation rentals
  • District 8: 16 vacation rentals
  • District 4: 85 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 Effretikon?

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

  • Effretikon Station: 188 home rentals
  • Winterthur Oberwinterthur Station: 180 home rentals
  • Zürich Opera House: 223 home rentals
  • ETH Zurich: 221 home rentals
  • Winterthur (ZLI-Winterthur Train Station): 185 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Effretikon 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 Houses in Effretikon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 5 Houses in Effretikon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Effretikon include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 129 lodging choices
  • Studios: 133 lodging choices
  • Guest houses: 2 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Effretikon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation homes with pool available in Effretikon.

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