Destination guide

The lively city of Salzburg awaits you

Enjoy the area's live music, monuments and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Salzburg. Renowned for its local tours, museums and cafés, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Mozart's Birthplace and Salzburg Museum. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Salzburg

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Salzburg has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Klessheim Golf and Country Club (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Salzburg Zoo (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Untersberg Cable Car (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Salzburger Freilicht Museum (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Rupertus Thermal Bath (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Gut Altentann Golf & Country Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Salzburg

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Salzburg is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mirabell Gardens (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Kapuzinerberg Hill (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Mount Nockstein (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Waldbad Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Untersberg (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Schellenberger Ice Cave (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Salzburg

Fly into Salzburg (SZG-W.A. Mozart), the closest airport, located 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Salzburg Central Station or Salzburg Gnigl Station to see more of the city. You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Salzburg Aigen S-Bahn for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay around Salzburg?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 330 vacation rentals near Salzburg. From 193 Condos/Apartments to 23 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Salzburg for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Salzburg:

  • City Centre Salzburg: 61 vacation rentals
  • Königssee: 67 vacation rentals
  • Pidingerau: 54 vacation rentals
  • Eck: 177 vacation rentals
  • Unterschönau: 165 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 Salzburg?

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

  • Salzburger Landestheater: 567 vacation rentals
  • Salzburgarena: 527 vacation rentals
  • Salzburg (ZSB-Salzburg Central Train Station): 559 vacation rentals
  • Gertraud's Chapel and Catacombs: 587 vacation rentals
  • Mirabell Gardens: 563 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 193 Condos/Apartments in Salzburg. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Salzburg include:

  • Houses: 23 rentals available
  • Chalets: 5 rentals available
  • Studios: 196 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Salzburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 50 vacation rentals with pool available in Salzburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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