Discover a selection of more than 10,000 holiday rentals in Switzerland that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 58 per night, and villas and chalets are popular options for a stay in Switzerland. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Winter escape in Switzerland holiday lettings

With over a hundred ski resorts, miles of trails, picturesque towns and cosy places off the beaten path, Switzerland is the ideal destination to make some memories. Whether you want a winter-wonderland holiday on the slopes or an alpine-village experience with fine dining and après-ski drinks by a roaring fire, you’ll find the perfect escape in Switzerland holiday lettings.


Historic attractions near Switzerland holiday lettings

The rich history and heritage of Switzerland are celebrated in many historic sites throughout the country, all within reach of your holiday rental. The Chapel Bridge, an iconic 12th-century bridge with a grand stone water tower and a decorated roof, and Grossmünster, a landmark 12th-century Romanesque cathedral, are musts for history buffs. The Fraumünster Church, an 11th-century church with Chagall stained glass windows and copper-topped spires, and the Swiss Museum of Transport, an interactive transport museum with artefacts and a planetarium, are also interesting sites to explore. For a more cultural experience, the Swiss National Museum has displays on Swiss handicrafts and homewares, an armoury tower and historical exhibits.

Things to do

Things to do near Switzerland holiday homes

Switzerland has endless alpine areas with fun activities and dramatic views of the landscape. Holiday homes can be found near locations like Jungfrau, an alpine summit with a scenic railway, ice-sculpture palace and chocolate shop, and Jungfraujoch, a glacier railway that passes shops and an observatory with spectacular views. You could also visit Pilatus, a mountain peak with cable-car and gondola rides, and the Chillon Castle, a lakeside castle and cultural centre with underground vaults and great halls.

Outdoor activities

Outdoor fun near Switzerland holiday lettings

Switzerland is a premier destination for outdoor fun and adventure near your holiday rental. Tobogganing, snow playgrounds, cross-country skiing, winter hiking, snow-shoe trekking and ski tours are popular activities to explore the alpine splendour. In warmer weather, the mountains, waterways and sky become a vast playground for adventurers, offering such activities as hiking, mountain biking, road cycling, glacier trekking, canyoning, via ferrata climbing, rafting, canoeing, golfing, rope walks and canopy walks. No matter your skill level or interest, you’ll find a range of thrilling outdoor adventures near your Switzerland holiday rental for an unforgettable experience.

How to get around

Transport to Switzerland holiday cottages

Switzerland has several airline companies providing service to various cities in the country and multiple train lines that run from major European cities directly into the country. The extensive motorway network in Europe also links to Switzerland, allowing you to drive your own car or a hire car within the country.

Food & drink

Cuisine in Switzerland

The cuisine in Switzerland combines influences from German, French and Northern Italian culinary cultures, but it varies in different regions of the country. Many dishes have the distinction of crossing local borders and becoming favourites throughout Switzerland, such as cheese fondue, a melted cheese eaten with bread cubes, raclette, a melted cheese with cocktail gherkins, onions and jacket potatoes, and Älplermagronen a gratin with potatoes, macaroni, cheese, onions and cream with stewed apples on the side. The most iconic delicacy of Switzerland, however, is Swiss chocolate, a food craft that dates back to the 16th century. No matter how you choose to experience the culinary culture of Switzerland, you’ll find a variety of restaurants, eateries and cafes near your holiday rental with creative meals and unique recipes.

Can I find a vacation rental around Switzerland?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 11,034 vacation rentals near Switzerland. From 48 villas to 932 chalets, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Switzerland for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Switzerland?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Switzerland. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Geneva: 74 vacation rentals
  • Interlaken: 848 vacation rentals
  • Grindelwald: 979 vacation rentals
  • Zermatt: 984 vacation rentals
  • Wengen: 774 vacation rentals

And Vrbo UK offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Switzerland! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Switzerland?

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

  • Geneva: 74 rentals
  • Interlaken: 848 rentals
  • Grindelwald: 979 rentals
  • Zermatt: 984 rentals
  • Wengen: 774 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Switzerland?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Switzerland are:

  • Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.): 77 vacation rentals
  • Zurich (ZRH): 206 vacation rentals
  • Bern (BRN-Belp): 130 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Switzerland?

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

  • Lake Lucerne: 588 rentals
  • Verbier Ski Resort: 2,463 rentals
  • Lucerne Station: 609 rentals
  • Saas-Fee Ski Resort: 1,280 rentals
  • Davos Klosters Ski Area: 679 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Switzerland listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Switzerland

Canton of Zurich
184 holiday rentals
Canton of Lucerne
608 holiday rentals
4,001 holiday rentals
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Canton of Neuchatel
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Canton of Ticino
1,190 holiday rentals
1,967 holiday rentals
Canton of Aargau
27 holiday rentals
Canton of Vaud
502 holiday rentals
Canton of Bern
1,738 holiday rentals
Canton of Jura
37 holiday rentals
Canton of Nidwalden
34 holiday rentals
Canton of Zug
38 holiday rentals
62 holiday rentals
Canton of Schwyz
37 holiday rentals
Canton of Fribourg
76 holiday rentals
Canton of Obwalden
680 holiday rentals
Appenzell Innerrhoden
16 holiday rentals
Canton of St. Gallen
363 holiday rentals
Canton of Thurgau
49 holiday rentals