Destination guide

Tranquil Adelboden will entice you

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Adelboden. Well-liked for its skiing, spas and bars, this city is both relaxing and welcoming. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Adelboden

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Adelboden 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 center:

  • Adelboden Ski Resort (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Elsigenalp - Metschalp Frutigen Ski Resort (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Lenk-Betelberg Ski Area (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Leukerbad-Therme (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Alpentherme Thermal Baths (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Lac (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Adelboden

Travelers enjoy Adelboden for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, February, March or April, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average 25°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Adelboden

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Adelboden is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blausee (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Oeschinen Lake (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Leukerbad-Therme (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Alpentherme Thermal Baths (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Lac (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Niesen (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Adelboden

The nearest airport is in Bern (BRN-Belp), located 29.2 mi (47 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Sion (SIR), which is 21.7 mi (34.9 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Adelboden Dorf (Silleren) Station.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Adelboden?

Whether you're in search of a cozy escape for you and your love or somewhere spacious to fit all your friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Adelboden. Here are a couple to get you inspired:

  • Around 1 mile from the center of Adelboden, it's hard to top "Apartment Abelied In Adelboden". It has 2 bedrooms and a range of amenities including a DVD player and off-street parking options.
  • "Apartment Meieli In Lenk - 2 Persons" is another top-notch choice, offering 1 bedroom, a smart TV, a nearby golf course and more. It's around 6 miles from Adelboden.

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

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

Take a rain check on those household chores, because weekends were made for having fun. Head for one of these weekend getaways in and near Adelboden and take advantage of all the fabulous things to do close by:

  • Located 6 miles to the southwest of the center of Adelboden, "Apartment Turmalin 2. Stock In Lenk" is a great fit for adventure lovers and nature fans. Get out and explore nearby outdoor attractions, including Gletscherschlucht and Iffigenalp-Rawil. Then, take the opportunity to try surfing and boogie boarding or golf.
  • Alternatively, get into vacation mode at "Beautiful And Spacious Apartment In Lenk Im Simmental". Approximately 6 miles west of Adelboden, fun activities around here include skiing and sledding. Rather see the sights? Make a beeline for Alpine Panorama Path and Lenk-Wallegg Ski Lift.

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

Enjoy a taste of the culture and vibe of Adelboden from the privacy and comfort of a studio apartment. Whether you plan to get away on your own or have some fun with pals, you'll find the perfect studio apartment in or near Adelboden:

  • Unpack your bags at "Apartment Meieli In Lenk - 2 Persons". Amenities including a washing machine and internet services help make guests feel right at home here.
  • Another great option is "Apartment Chalet Claudia In Lenk". Make use of outdoor furniture, WiFi and other convenient amenities during your stay.

There are loads of highlights around Adelboden you won't want to miss. Feed your inner culture fan with a visit to Paul Klee Centre and Theater am Zytglogge.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Adelboden?

From time to time, you just need to take a break from it all, even if it's only for a few short days. Enjoy a pleasant mix of relaxation and sightseeing at one of these short-term rentals in or around Adelboden:

  • Located close to the center of Adelboden, "Apartment Chalet Claudia In Lenk" is a terrific base for a whirlwind break. While you're around, don't miss well-known attractions like Schloss Schadau and Thun Castle.
  • "Apartment Isabelle In Lenk - 5 Persons" is another fabulous option. Consider adding Schloss Thun and Schadaupark to your list when it's time to sightsee.

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

Forget about flowers and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to escape for a weekend, just you and your boo. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Adelboden that would make even old Cupid green with envy. Here are a few that'll sweep you off your feet:

  • Sneak away on Friday for a couple of passionate nights at "Apartment Abelied In Adelboden". Approximately 1 mile from Adelboden, this place comes with lots of nice touches, including beauty services and winery tours.
  • Alternatively, spend your break canoodling and uncorking Champagne at "Apartment Meieli In Lenk - 2 Persons", around 6 miles from Adelboden. A balcony and a firepit will help ramp up the romance.

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

Peep these large group vacation rentals in or near Adelboden where you won't have to leave anyone off your guest list:

  • There's loads of room to move at "Large Exclusive Family Friendly Chalet In Murren". Around 17 miles east of Adelboden, this impressive retreat has 5 bedrooms sleeping up to 12 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including a swimming pool and a fireplace.
  • Invite as many as 15 of your closest friends to "Isolated Luxury Mountain House In The Swiss Alps - Bernese Oberland" and fill the place with love and laughter. This option has 6 bedrooms and is around 13 miles to the northeast of central Adelboden. It's crammed with features to keep your group occupied, including a kitchen and a fireplace.

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

Nothing spells fun like a pool does. Dust off your inflatable doughnut and browse these houses in or near Adelboden that come with this added perk:

  • Pack your swim gear and book a few days or more at "Private House. Directly On Lake Brienz. Garden And Bbq. Amazing Views". There are plenty of other great amenities here, including a living room and a fridge.
  • "Isolated Luxury Mountain House In The Swiss Alps - Bernese Oberland" is the kind of place you go to escape the everyday and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its glorious pool. Free toiletries and towels are also on hand to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

Not sure how to pack for your Adelboden escape? This leading destination has a tundra climate. During the summer months, expect average temperatures of between 40 ºF and 60 ºF. Check out our range of Adelboden vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more great ideas about where to stay.

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

You'll always have more fun sharing those precious memories with the people closest to your heart. Whether you're organizing a family break or reuniting with close friends, we'll have a large vacation rental that's perfect for you. These are two of our best in and around Adelboden:

  • Get your nearest and dearest under the same roof at "Beautiful And Spacious Apartment In Lenk Im Simmental", which has 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 8 guests. This getaway is located 6 miles to the west of Adelboden and comes with amenities such as childrens activities and towels.
  • "Beautiful Cozy Apartment In Gstaad" is also popular with families. It's around 13 miles to the west of Adelboden, has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 8 guests. Handy amenities here include a smart TV and a microwave oven.

If you're chasing family-friendly attractions in the area, you won't have far to go. Trummelbach Falls, Bern Rose Garden and Reichenbach Falls promise lots of fun for all the crew.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Adelboden?

Nothing is more important than family, which is why we'll help you find a space where you can truly connect. Book one of these family cabin rentals in or near Adelboden and make wonderful new memories with the people you love:

  • "Cabin - River Front Studio Apartment. Private Balcony With Fantastic Views. Romanitc" - This popular escape offers a barbecue grill and a TV and is around 20 miles to the northeast of central Adelboden.
  • "Altogold Swiss Holiday Homes At Manor Farm" - Round up the troops and spend a few nights or longer at this welcoming stay, which is around 18 miles to the northeast of Adelboden. You'll have access to a nearby laundromat, coffee and tea making facilities and a whole lot more.

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

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Adelboden?

Often located in sought-after positions due to their smaller size, a one-bedroom vacation rental is an ideal solution for one or two travelers. Here's a quick taste of Vrbo's range in or near Adelboden:

  • Take a sneak peek at "Steam And Massage Shower, Wok, Teppanyaki", a fantastic centrally located one-bedroom property. A garden and a kitchen are just two of the amenities included here.
  • Or perhaps "2 Bed/2 Bath Villa In Orlando" is more your style. Another centrally located one-bedroom option, this place comes with a swimming pool, a fireplace and much more.