Destination guide

The lively city of Salzburg awaits you

Enjoy the area's live music, monuments and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Salzburg. Renowned for its local tours, museums and cafés, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Mozart's Birthplace and Salzburg Museum. 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 Salzburg

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Salzburg has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Klessheim Golf and Country Club (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Salzburg Zoo (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Untersberg Cable Car (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Salzburger Freilicht Museum (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Rupertus Thermal Bath (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Gut Altentann Golf & Country Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Salzburg

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Salzburg is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mirabell Gardens (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Kapuzinerberg Hill (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Mount Nockstein (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Waldbad Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Untersberg (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Schellenberger Ice Cave (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Salzburg

Fly into Salzburg (SZG-W.A. Mozart), the closest airport, located 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Salzburg Central Station or Salzburg Gnigl Station to see more of the city. You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Salzburg Aigen S-Bahn for ease of access to the rest of the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Salzburg, AT?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 866 vacation rentals around Salzburg. From 254 condo and apartment rentals to 20 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a town property in Salzburg?

Small, winding streets, hospitable locals and a slower pace of living — villages are truly something special. Are you ready to try out this appealing lifestyle for yourself? Vrbo has 50 village getaway properties here. Open to other ideas? Vrbo is brimming with other options to explore, including:

  • 44 city-center vacation rentals.
  • 40 rural vacation rentals.
  • 34 mountainside vacation rentals.

Can I rent a hotel in Salzburg?

If you're talking about comfort and service, a nice hotel is hard to top. Whether you're after somewhere with a rooftop pool or you just want to laze around in a white, fluffy gown, we can help find the right room for you. In this destination, there are 530 options listed on Vrbo. Rooms start at as little as $45 per night. Or perhaps you'd rather one of the area's other sought-after rental options, such as:

  • Apartment: 222 vacation homes. Prices start from $45 per night.
  • Cottage: 55 vacation homes. Prices start from $51 per night.
  • House: 23 vacation homes. Prices start from $30 per night.

Can I stay in Salzburg in a large group?

Whether you're going on a trip with the extended fam or spending a few nights away with your old school mates, it's always lots of fun hanging out under the same roof! And the good news is that Vrbo has places that'll suit. The most popular option for bigger groups here are apartment vacation homes, and we have 28 currently listed. Properties around the area that are just right for bigger groups include:

  • Are you on the hunt for vacation homes that can hold 6 vacationers? We have 94 that will be perfect. Prices begin from just $45 per night.
  • Require a rental property for 5 people? We have 90 that will work well. You can get one for as low as $45 a night.
  • Looking for rental properties to suit 8 people? You'll be delighted to hear we have 38 that'll be ideal. You can get one from just $112 a night.

You and all your buddies will be well looked after when you plan your Salzburg getaway with us!

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