Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Biel

The lake, mountains and waterfalls display a scene truly unique to Biel. Renowned for its snowboarding, chocolate shops and hockey games, this city welcomes all visitors. Bundeshaus and Stade de Suisse Wankdorf are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Biel

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Biel has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Freibad Marzili (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Bear Pits (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Biel

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

  • City Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Lake Bienne (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Lake Biel (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • St. Peter's Island (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • L'Ecole du Clos Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Sainte-Catherine Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Biel

The nearest airport is in Bern (BRN-Belp), located 19.5 mi (31.4 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Biel/Bienne Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Biel?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 13 vacation rentals near Biel. From 2 houses to 9 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Biel for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Biel?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Biel. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Biel/Bienne Station: 93 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 88 vacation rentals
  • Omega Museum: 88 vacation rentals
  • Museum Schwab: 90 vacation rentals
  • City Park: 86 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Biel listed on Vrbo UK 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 Biel?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 2 Houses in Biel. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Biel include:

  • Flats: 9 rentals available
  • Studios: 9 rentals available
  • Apartment: 9 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Biel?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 10 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Biel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.