Destination guide

Head to the cosy city of Murten

The area's monuments and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Murten. This walkable city is known for its lake, bars and restaurants. Bundeshaus and Bern Art Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Murten

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Murten 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 centre:

  • Payerneland (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Freibad Marzili (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Bear Pits (15 mi / 24.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Murten

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

  • Lac de Morat (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Jo Siffert Fountain (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Botanical Garden (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • St. Peter's Island (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Lake Biel (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Lake Bienne (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Murten

The nearest airport is in Bern (BRN-Belp), located 16.9 mi (27.2 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Murten Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Murten?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 43 holiday lettings around Murten. From 5 flats & apartments to 5 chalets, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Murten?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Murten. From Vrbo UK travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • 1476 Battle Monument: 102 holiday lettings
  • Murten Station: 99 holiday lettings
  • Berne Gate: 104 holiday lettings
  • Murten Roman Catholic Church: 98 holiday lettings
  • Murten Museum: 104 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Flats in Murten?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 5 Flats in Murten. Our other popular types of Murten holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Bed & breakfasts: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Country houses: 5 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Murten?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Murten. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.