Destination guide

Travel to cozy Ettal

Enjoy the temples and other features of Ettal. This city's restaurants, mountain views and hiking attract many visitors, and its relaxing and scenic location add to the charm. Ettal Abbey and Linderhof Palace 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Ettal

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Ettal a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Hell Valley (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Tiroler Zugspitz Cable Car (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Herzogstand Cable Car (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Herzogstand Ski Resort (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Tirol-Zugspitze Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ettal

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ettal is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kramerplateauweg Hiking Trail (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Richard Strauss Platz (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Partnach Gorge (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Eibsee (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Waxenstein (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Murnauer Moos Nature Reserve (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Ettal

The nearest airport is in Innsbruck (INN-Kranebitten), located 26.1 mi (42 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Ettal?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 728 vacation rentals near Ettal. From 43 Houses to 585 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 Ettal for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Ettal:

  • Hopfen am See: 17 vacation rentals
  • Horn: 22 vacation rentals
  • Sonnenbichl: 34 vacation rentals
  • Osterreinen: 222 vacation rentals
  • Untergrainau: 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 Ettal?

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

  • Linderhof Castle (Schloss Linderhof): 983 vacation rentals
  • Ettal Abbey: 920 vacation rentals
  • Neuschwanstein Castle: 196 vacation rentals
  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort: 283 vacation rentals
  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen (ZEI-Garmisch-Partenkirchen Train Station): 801 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 43 Houses in Ettal. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ettal include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 585 rentals available
  • Cabins: 45 rentals available
  • Cottages: 45 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ettal?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Ettal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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