Destination guide

The charming area of Alsace awaits your stay

The area's wineries and musicals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Alsace. Travelers to this romantic city praise the restaurants, shopping and sporting events. Alsatian Museum, L'Oeuvre Notre Dame Museum and Tomi Ungerer Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Alsace

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Alsace a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Europa-Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Domaine Gerard Metz (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Cigoland (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Domaine Stoeffler (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Alsace Adventure Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • L'O Waterpark (9 mi / 14.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alsace

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Alsace is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mont Sainte Odile (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • NaturOparC (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Mont Donon (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Parc du Champ de Mars (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Callunes Gardens (19.2 mi / 31 km)
  • Kaiserstuhl (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)

How to get to and around Alsace

The nearest airport is in Strasbourg (SXB-Strasbourg Intl.), located 17.2 mi (27.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Strasbourg (XER-Boulevard de Metz Bus Stop), which is 22.1 mi (35.5 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Dambach-la-Ville Station, Epfig Station and Scherwiller Station are the main stations in the area. It's easy to get around Alsace by jumping on the metro at Illkirch Lixenbuhl Tram Station, Alouettes Tram Station or Lingolsheim Tiergaertel Tram Station.

Where to stay near Alsace?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 5,334 house rentals near Alsace. From 802 Houses to 724 Chalets, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Alsace for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Alsace?

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

  • Switzerland: 11,991 vacation rentals
  • Strasbourg: 612 vacation rentals
  • Zürich: 159 vacation rentals
  • Germany: 92,328 vacation rentals
  • Colmar: 1,179 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Alsace! 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 Alsace?

Whether you're travelling 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 Alsace:

  • Strasbourg: 612 rentals
  • Zürich: 159 rentals
  • Colmar: 1,179 rentals
  • Basel: 195 rentals
  • Zug: 107 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 travelling by plane to Alsace?

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

  • Lahr Airport (LHA): 1,570 home rentals
  • Strasbourg (XER-Boulevard de Metz Bus Stop): 932 home rentals
  • EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg Airport (BSL): 459 home rentals

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

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