Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Emmetten is ready to explore

The lake and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Emmetten. This welcoming city allures visitors with its skiing and restaurants. Swiss Transportation Museum and Chapel Bridge 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 Emmetten

Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Emmetten a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Jacob Cable Car (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Dallenwil-Wirzweli Cable Car (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Kuessnacht am Rigi Cable Car (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Stuckli Rondo Revolving Gondola (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Brunni Ski Resort (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Fuerenalp Cable Car (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Emmetten

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Emmetten is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Pilatus (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Emetten-Niederbauen Cable Car (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Emmetten-Stockhuette Cable Car (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Gersau Lakeside Terrace (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Hammetschwand Lift (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Titlis Glacier (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Emmetten

Fly into Zurich (ZRH), the closest airport, located 34.9 mi (56.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Emmetten?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 295 vacation rentals near Emmetten. From 13 Houses to 274 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 Emmetten for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Emetten-Niederbauen Cable Car: 498 vacation rentals
  • Rinderbuehl Cable Car: 501 vacation rentals
  • Emmetten-Stockhuette Cable Car: 497 vacation rentals
  • Lucerne Station: 511 vacation rentals
  • Lucerne (QLJ-Lucerne Train Station): 511 vacation rentals

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

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 274 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Chalets: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Emmetten?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 27 vacation rentals with pool available in Emmetten. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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