Destination guide

The artsy city of Dachau awaits you

Come and experience Dachau and its art galleries, history and culture. Travelers to this scenic city praise the camping, museums and gardens. English Garden and Marienplatz are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Dachau

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Dachau a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sea Life Aquarium (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Westbad (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Leopold Street (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Eisbach Surfing (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Nockherberg Paulaner Brewery (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Hellabrunn Zoo (13 mi / 20.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dachau

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Dachau. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • English Garden (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Olympic Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Botanical Garden Munich-Nymphenburg (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Hirsch Garden (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Old Botanical Garden (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Englischer Garden (10.6 mi / 17 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Dachau

The nearest airport is in Munich (MUC-Franz Josef Strauss Intl.), located 17.1 mi (27.5 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Dachau Station. Catch a ride on the metro at Dachau City S-Bahn to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay around Dachau?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 211 vacation rentals near Dachau. From 176 Condos/Apartments to 22 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Dachau for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Dachau?

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

  • Dachau Palace: 223 vacation rentals
  • Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial: 211 vacation rentals
  • Marienplatz: 143 vacation rentals
  • Theresienwiese: 261 vacation rentals
  • Munich Central Station: 262 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 176 Condos/Apartments in Dachau. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dachau include:

  • Houses: 22 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Studios: 163 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Dachau?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Dachau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.