Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Contades

Come and experience Contades and its history, cathedral and theater scene. This walkable and welcoming city is known for its monuments, riverfront and parks. European Parliament and Tomi Ungerer Museum are just a couple of the must-sees. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Contades

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Contades a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Egyptian House (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Strasbourg Municipal Baths (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Deux Rives Garden (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Birkenhof Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Neuhof Forest (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Wantzenau Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Contades

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Contades. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Contades Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Parc de l'Orangerie (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Botanical Gardens (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Citadelle Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Deux Rives Garden (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Robertsau Forest (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Contades

Fly into Strasbourg (XER-Boulevard de Metz Bus Stop), the closest airport, located 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Strasbourg (SXB-Strasbourg Intl.), which is 7.1 mi (11.3 km) away.

You can get around Contades by jumping on the metro at Lycee Kleber Tram Station, Wacken Tram Station or Parlement Europeen Tram Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Contades?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 215 vacation rentals near Contades. From 8 Houses to 184 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 Contades for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Contades:

  • City-Centre - Petite France: 238 vacation rentals
  • Neudorf Ouest: 199 vacation rentals
  • Petite-France: 200 vacation rentals
  • Port du Rhin: 202 vacation rentals
  • Poincaré: 190 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 Contades?

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

  • Contades Park: 691 vacation rentals
  • Strasbourg National Theater: 696 vacation rentals
  • Strasbourg Convention Centre: 691 vacation rentals
  • Rhine Palace: 697 vacation rentals
  • Synagogue of Peace: 693 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 8 Houses in Contades. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Contades include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 184 rentals available
  • Studios: 195 rentals available
  • Resorts: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Contades?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Contades. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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