Destination guide

Your gateway to skiing the Alpbachtal

Nestled along the Inn River in the picturesque Tyrol region of Austria, Munster is the idyllic alpine town you've been dreaming of. Whether you're looking to ski in the winter or hike in the summer, a Munster vacation rental puts the stunning Alpbachtal region right in your backyard. Rugged mountain peaks contrast with quaint chalets to form the picture-perfect image of alpine living, where you can enjoy some fine apres-ski in the shadow of medieval castles and soaring mountains. You'd be hard-pressed to find a better winter sports playground, so get out and enjoy that fresh mountain air.

Things to do

Towering peaks at every turn

With mountain vistas like this, it’s understandable if you never stop looking up. From nearly any Munster vacation rental, you'll have unbeatable views. For an up-close look, head to Lake Zireiner, the most photographed lake in the Tyrol region, which reflects the surrounding mountains and changes colors depending on the weather. A pair of picturesque castles graces the Inn River. Burg Lichtenwerth, dating back to the 12th century, offers a taste of medieval life, while the 19th-century Schloss Neumatzen (Lipperheide) houses regular art exhibitions that are worth exploring. Gondola rides are the perfect way to take it all in.


The mountains are calling your name

Munster offers everything a winter sports enthusiast could want. Two prominent ski areas are easily reached from town, each with gondola cableways and numerous ski lifts. The region also features eight toboggan runs, guided snowshoe hikes, and public ice rinks where you can show off that double axel you've been practicing. The romantics in the bunch won’t want to pass up the horse-drawn sleigh rides. When the snow melts, the valley becomes a hiker’s paradise, with plenty of crystal clear mountain lakes and idyllic alpine meadows to explore. Be sure to bring your camera.


Don't forget the boots and mittens

Winter sports mean winter weather, and Munster has it. With low temperatures below freezing from December to March, you'll get plenty of the snow you need for perfect ski conditions and winter activities galore. A Munster vacation rental doesn't have to mean heavy coats and sweaters, though. While the snow lingers on the peaks year round, temperatures in the valley rise up to the 70s from June to August, making for perfect hiking weather (but be sure to pack an umbrella, because summer is also the rainy season).

Natural features

Mountains, mountains, and more mountains

If you like mountains, you’ll love Munster. The flat lands of the verdant valleys radiating off the Inn River rise quickly through rolling alpine meadows full of wildflowers. The Alpbach stream forms the rocky Alpbachtal region, known for its soaring peaks and breathtaking scenery. Hidden among the crags are crystal clear mountain lakes, whose surfaces reflect the surrounding mountains and forests. No matter where you explore, you'll find all the fresh air and stunning vistas you need to truly disconnect from the stress of everyday life.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Münster

Fly into Innsbruck (INN-Kranebitten), the closest airport, located 25.1 mi (40.4 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Münster?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,447 vacation rentals near Münster. From 162 Houses to 1,092 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 Münster for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Münster:

  • Hammer: 22 vacation rentals
  • Neuhaus: 30 vacation rentals
  • Staudach: 94 vacation rentals
  • Fischhausen: 18 vacation rentals
  • Rottach: 134 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 Münster?

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

  • Langkampfen Schaftenau Station: 2,355 vacation rentals
  • Ahorn Ski Area: 2,141 vacation rentals
  • Mayrhofen Station: 2,206 vacation rentals
  • Achensee Adventure Park: 1,881 vacation rentals
  • Schliersee Pier: 1,232 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 162 Houses in Münster. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Münster include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,092 rentals available
  • Villas: 17 rentals available
  • Cabins: 24 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Münster?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 155 vacation rentals with pool available in Münster. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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