Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Beckenried

The lake and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Beckenried. Travelers like the skiing, restaurants and cheese shops in this scenic and romantic city. Swiss Transportation Museum and Mount Pilatus are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Beckenried

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Beckenried a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Jacob Cable Car (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Dallenwil-Wirzweli Cable Car (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Kuessnacht am Rigi Cable Car (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Engelberg-Titlis Ski Resort (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Fuerenalp Cable Car (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Stuckli Rondo Revolving Gondola (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Beckenried

Travelers enjoy Beckenried for its lakeside setting and mountain views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Beckenried is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Pilatus (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Emmetten-Stockhuette Cable Car (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Emetten-Niederbauen Cable Car (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Gersau Lakeside Terrace (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Hammetschwand Lift (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Titlis Glacier (9.3 mi / 15 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Beckenried

The nearest airport is in Zurich (ZRH), located 35.4 mi (57 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Beckenried?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 438 vacation rentals near Beckenried. From 13 Houses to 410 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 Beckenried for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Beckenried:

  • Hasliberg Reuti: 17 vacation rentals
  • Littau: 18 vacation rentals
  • Sedrun: 36 vacation rentals
  • Stoos: 58 vacation rentals
  • Martisberg: 141 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 Beckenried?

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

  • Chaelen Ski Lift: 581 vacation rentals
  • Klewenstock Peak: 576 vacation rentals
  • Klewenalp Cable Car: 535 vacation rentals
  • Lucerne Station: 544 vacation rentals
  • Lucerne (QLJ-Lucerne Train Station): 544 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 13 Houses in Beckenried. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Beckenried include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 410 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Chalets: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Beckenried?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 29 vacation rentals with pool available in Beckenried. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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