Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Sarnen

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Sarnen. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Mount Pilatus and Chapel Bridge are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Sarnen

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Sarnen a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kneippanlage Schwandalp (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Fluehli-Soerenberg Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Brienzer Rothorn Gondola (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Rossweid Gondola (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Melchsee-Frutt Ski Resort (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Melchsee-Frutt Cable Car (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sarnen

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sarnen is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Pilatus (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Lake Lungern (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Brienzer Rothorn (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Schrattenfluh (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Freilichtmuseum Ballenberg (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Titlis Glacier (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Sarnen

Fly into Bern (BRN-Belp), the closest airport, located 32 mi (51.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Zurich (ZRH), which is 42.4 mi (68.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Sarnen Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Sarnen?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 587 vacation rentals near Sarnen. From 28 Houses to 532 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 Sarnen for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Sarnen:

  • Central Interlaken: 58 vacation rentals
  • Hasliberg Reuti: 17 vacation rentals
  • Littau: 18 vacation rentals
  • Martisberg: 141 vacation rentals
  • Emmen: 235 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 Sarnen?

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

  • Sarnen Station: 733 vacation rentals
  • Lucerne Station: 544 vacation rentals
  • Grindelwald Station: 1,230 vacation rentals
  • Lucerne (QLJ-Lucerne Train Station): 544 vacation rentals
  • Sportzentrum Grindelwald: 1,236 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 28 Houses in Sarnen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sarnen include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 532 rentals available
  • Chalets: 11 rentals available
  • Farmhouses: 10 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 Sarnen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Sarnen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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