Find the best place to stay — Interlaken

Destination guide

The majestic setting of Interlaken is ready to explore

Enjoy the culture and other features of Interlaken. Well known for its local tours, mountain views and shopping, this scenic city won't disappoint. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home. Many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Interlaken

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Interlaken a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mystery Rooms (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Ballenberg Open Air Museum (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Adelboden Ski Resort (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
  • Melchsee-Frutt Ski Resort (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
  • Jungfrau Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Golf Club Interlaken-Unterseen (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Interlaken

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Interlaken is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Brienz (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Harder Kulm (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • St. Beatus-Hohlen (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Niederhorn (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Lake Thun (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Staubbach Falls (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Interlaken

The nearest airport is in Bern (BRN-Belp), located 23 mi (37 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Interlaken West Station, Interlaken West Ferry Terminal and Interlaken Harderbahn Station are the main stations that serve the city.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Interlaken?

Whether you're after a cozy retreat for you and your special someone or a sprawling house to fit friends and family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Interlaken. Here are a couple to start you off:

  • Around 0.1 miles from the center of Interlaken, it's difficult to beat "Beautiful Apartment For 2 Guests With A". It has 1 bedroom and handy features including a dishwasher and a TV.
  • "Cosy Apartment For 4 Guests With Wifi" is another top pick, offering 2 bedrooms, internet services, golf and more. It's around 0.1 miles from Interlaken.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Interlaken vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Interlaken?

There's nothing like a quick break to perk you up. If you're ready for some R&R, these weekend getaways in and around Interlaken make a fantastic base for a mini break:

  • Located around 1 mile to the southwest of Interlaken, "Stylish New Apartment Located 3 Mins Walk From Interlaken West Station" has everything you need for a fun weekend escape, including internet services and WiFi. When it's time to venture out and explore, there are plenty of outdoor attractions to see like Wixi Ski Lift and Faulhorn.
  • Another fantastic option is "Spacious And Central Apartment With Garden Lounge And Wellness", which is around 1 mile southeast of Interlaken. When you're not chilling in your rental making use of a washing machine and a garage, check out St. James Way and Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn Glacier.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Interlaken?

Typically small, easy on the hip pocket and well located, it's not hard to be charmed by a studio apartment. Settle into one of these vacation rentals and get acquainted with Interlaken up close:

  • Get out and explore from the comfort of "Beautiful Apartment For 2 Guests With A". This vacation rental is a great base for seeing the sights and offers amenities including a balcony and a bicycle.
  • Another tempting option is "Spacious And Central Apartment With Garden Lounge And Wellness". Take advantage of a microwave oven, off-street parking options and other amenities during your getaway.

There are loads of highlights around Interlaken to add to your itinerary. Feed your inner culture fan with a visit to Theater am Zytglogge and Paul Klee Centre.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Interlaken?

Every so often, you've just got to take some time out, even if it's only for a few short days. Enjoy the ideal combination of relaxation and sightseeing at one of these short-term rentals in or around Interlaken:

  • "Luxury Newly Built Apartment With Wellness" is near the heart of Interlaken, which means there are loads of things to keep you entertained. Make your way to interesting attractions like Schloss Schadau and Thun Castle when you're not relaxing in your cozy digs.
  • Hop out of bed, enjoy a coffee and then plan what to explore around "Central Luxury Apartment With Stunning Views". Schloss Thun and Schadaupark should be on your itinerary if you stay at this top-rated rental.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Interlaken?

Whether spent in a cabin, an apartment or a lodge, a romantic weekend getaway is a fantastic way to spice up your love life. Whisk your sweetheart away for a couple of relaxing days at one of these appealing escapes in or near Interlaken:

  • Located around 0.1 miles from Interlaken, "Beautiful Apartment For 2 Guests With A" is an ideal place for starry-eyed lovebirds. Air conditioning and a balcony are just some of the amenities here.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few relaxing days together is "Cosy Apartment For 4 Guests With Wifi". Located 0.1 miles from Interlaken, a balcony and golf add to the atmosphere here.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Interlaken?

Share your trip and have twice as much fun. Whether you're planning an epic escape with friends or a big family gathering, you'll have your pick of large group vacation rentals in and near Interlaken:

  • Providing comfort, space and privacy, you'll get everyone's seal of approval at "Large Exclusive Family Friendly Chalet In Murren". Up to 12 people can be accommodated at this escape which has 5 bedrooms, a swimming pool and a sauna. This group getaway is around 9 miles to the south of Interlaken.
  • Nothing takes priority over spending time with the people you love, and "Isolated Luxury Mountain House In The Swiss Alps - Bernese Oberland" makes it easy to do that. Located around 7 miles to the southwest of Interlaken, as many as 15 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 6 bedrooms. A garden and a kitchen are among the various amenities you'll have at hand.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Interlaken?

Of all the amenities a vacation rental can have, a pool promises the most fun. Browse these houses for rent with a pool in or near Interlaken and spend your days splashing around. Just don't forget to bring your inflatable pizza slice:

  • Pack your swimming gear and make yourself comfortable at "Private House. Directly On Lake Brienz. Garden And Bbq. Amazing Views". There are also lots of other appealing amenities here, including childrens activities and free toiletries.
  • "Isolated Luxury Mountain House In The Swiss Alps - Bernese Oberland" is the sort of place you go to escape from it all and enjoy your surroundings, starting with its glorious pool. Cable/satellite TV services and a TV are also on hand to make your visit a memorable one.

Wondering what the weather's like in Interlaken? It has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 45 ºF to 60 ºF. If you're seeking a little more inspiration on places to stay in this amazing destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to scroll through our entire range of Interlaken vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Interlaken?

You'll always have more fun sharing precious moments with the folks closest to your heart. Whether you're organizing a family catch-up or taking time out with your best friends, we'll have a large vacation rental that's right for you. Here are two of our best in and around Interlaken:

  • Get everyone under the same roof at "Stylish New Apartment Located 3 Mins Walk From Interlaken West Station", which has 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 8 guests. This retreat is located 1 mile to the southwest of Interlaken and comes with amenities such as childrens activities and a kitchen.
  • "Luxury Newly Built Apartment With Wellness" is another good option. It's around 1 mile to the southeast of Interlaken, has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 8 people. Useful amenities here include a kitchen and a TV.

When you want to step outside your front door, there are lots of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone entertained. Trummelbach Falls, Bern Rose Garden and Reichenbach Falls should be at the top of your to-do list.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Interlaken?

Vacation with the kiddos in a family cabin rental in or near Interlaken and get ready to make some lovely new memories together. Check out these favorites:

  • "Cabin - River Front Studio Apartment. Private Balcony With Fantastic Views. Romanitc" - This sought-after getaway offers childrens activities and books and is around 1 mile northeast of the center of Interlaken.
  • "Altogold Swiss Holiday Homes At Manor Farm" - Rally the troops and spend a few nights or more at this appealing property, which is around 2 miles to the west of Interlaken. You'll have access to a garden, coffee and tea making facilities and much more.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Interlaken vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Interlaken?

If you adore the idea of singing songs around a campfire but aren't as excited about the "camping" part, a vacation rental with a fire pit will be right up your alley. Enjoy the comforts of home at one of these properties in or near Interlaken that offer this red-hot perk:

  • Chat, laugh and sing with your nearest and dearest around the fire pit at "Family Vacation Home With Gorgeous Views Of Lake And Mountains". This property comes with plenty of other top amenities, such as mountain views and a firepit.
  • "Apartment Simcha In Wichtrach - 8 Persons" is another place where you can kick back around a toasty fire. It also comes with a garden and a firepit.