Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Munich

Come and experience Munich and its museums, architecture and art galleries. This city's churches, shopping and gardens draw many visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Old Pinakothek, Pinakothek der Moderne or New Pinakothek. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Munich

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Munich a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Eisbach Surfing (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Nockherberg Paulaner Brewery (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Leopold Street (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Sea Life Aquarium (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Hellabrunn Zoo (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Westbad (4 mi / 6.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Munich

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

  • English Garden (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Olympic Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Old Botanical Garden (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Rindermarkt (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Hofgarten (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Mariahilfplatz (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Munich

The nearest airport is in Munich (MUC-Franz Josef Strauss Intl.), located 18.2 mi (29.2 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Munich Central Station, Donnersbergerbrücke Station and Heimeranplatz Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can see more of Munich by catching a ride on the metro at Central U-Bahn, Karlsplatz Station or Lenbachplatz Tram Stop.

Where to stay near Munich?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 316 house rentals near Munich. From 249 Condos/Apartments to 40 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Munich for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Munich?

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

  • Maxvorstadt: 33 vacation rentals
  • Bogenhausen: 20 vacation rentals
  • Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt: 40 vacation rentals
  • Munich City Centre: 49 vacation rentals
  • Thalkirchen-Obersendling-Forstenried-Fürstenried-Solln: 18 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Munich?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Munich. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Marienplatz: 156 home rentals
  • German Theater: 279 home rentals
  • Munich Order Center (MOC): 414 home rentals
  • Munich Central Station: 276 home rentals
  • Munich Paleontological Museum: 271 home rentals

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

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Munich?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 249 Condos/Apartments in Munich. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Munich include:

  • Houses: 40 lodging choices
  • Villas: 3 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 2 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Munich?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation homes with pool available in Munich.