Destination guide

Travel to historic Zug

Enjoy the area's history, theater scene and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Zug. Renowned for its lake, mountain views and coffeehouses, this city welcomes all visitors. Swiss Transportation Museum and Loewenplatz are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Zug

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Zug a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoo Zurich (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Kuessnacht am Rigi Cable Car (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Stuckli Rondo Revolving Gondola (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Brunni Ski Resort (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Golf & Country Club Zurich (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Alpamare Water Park (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Zug

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Zug is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Pilatus (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Lake Zug (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Seleger Moor (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Ageri Lake (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Langenberg Wildlife Park Zurich (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Rumensee (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Zug

The nearest airport is in Zurich (ZRH), located 19.9 mi (32 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Zug Station.

Where to stay around Zug?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 110 vacation rentals near Zug. From 11 Houses to 86 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 Zug for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Zug?

Whether you're traveling 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 Zug:

  • Old Town: 44 vacation rentals
  • Zurich Town Hall: 17 vacation rentals
  • District 2: 39 vacation rentals
  • Oerlikon: 17 vacation rentals
  • Enge: 29 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to Zug?

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

  • Zug (ZLM-Zug Train Station): 457 vacation rentals
  • Zug Trade Fair: 458 vacation rentals
  • Metalli Shopping Centre: 457 vacation rentals
  • Bossard Arena: 458 vacation rentals
  • Zug Station: 458 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Zug 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 Zug?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 11 Houses in Zug. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Zug include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 86 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Studios: 85 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bed & breakfasts and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Zug?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 19 vacation rentals with pool available in Zug. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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