Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Monschau

The area's history and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Monschau. Renowned for its biking, local tours and sledding, this city welcomes all visitors. 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 Monschau

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Monschau a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spa-Francorchamps (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Aachener Zoo (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Golf and Country Club Henri-Chapelle (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Hochwildpark Rheinland (18.7 mi / 30 km)
  • The Green House Golf Club (19 mi / 30.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Monschau

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

  • Eifel National Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • High Fens – Eifel Nature Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Botrange Nature Park Center (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Lake Robertville (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Dreilaendereck (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Monschau

Fly into Maastricht (MST-Maastricht - Aachen), the closest airport, located 33.8 mi (54.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn), which is 43.8 mi (70.4 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Monschau?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 288 vacation rentals near Monschau. From 129 Houses to 135 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 Monschau for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Monschau:

  • Kalterherberg: 21 vacation rentals
  • Höfen: 59 vacation rentals
  • Mützenich: 20 vacation rentals
  • Gemünd: 20 vacation rentals
  • Reifferscheid: 17 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 Monschau?

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

  • Monschau Castle: 405 vacation rentals
  • Rotes Haus Museum: 423 vacation rentals
  • Spa-Francorchamps: 795 vacation rentals
  • Herzogenrath Kohlscheid Station: 150 vacation rentals
  • Aachen Cathedral: 275 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 129 Houses in Monschau. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Monschau include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 135 rentals available
  • Cottages: 12 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 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 Monschau?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Monschau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.