Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Gossau

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Gossau. One of the city's many top draws is its zoo. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Gossau

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Gossau a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Walter Zoo (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Three Ponds (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Wildpark Peter and Paul (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Appenzeller Badi Outdoor Pool (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Wil Tower (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Saentis Cable Car (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gossau

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Gossau is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Three Ponds (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Seeburg Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Toggenburg Sound West Trailhead (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Strandbad Horn (17 mi / 27.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Gossau

Fly into Altenrhein (ACH-St. Gallen - Altenrhein), the closest airport, located 14.7 mi (23.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Friedrichshafen (FDH-Friedrichshafen - Lake Constance), which is 21.5 mi (34.6 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Gossau Sg Station.

Where to stay around Gossau?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 49 vacation rentals near Gossau. From 7 Houses to 38 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Gossau for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Gossau?

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

  • Gossau Sg Station: 249 vacation rentals
  • Walter Zoo: 228 vacation rentals
  • Lake Constance Promenade: 1,588 vacation rentals
  • Constance (QKZ-Constance Train Station): 1,385 vacation rentals
  • Wasserauen-Ebenalp Cable Car: 313 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gossau 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 Houses in Gossau?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 7 Houses in Gossau. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gossau include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 38 rentals available
  • Chalets: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 39 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gossau?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Gossau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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