Destination guide

Travel to historic Altstadt

Come and experience Altstadt and its museums, history and opera. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and local tours, this romantic city won't disappoint. Albertinum, Semper Opera House and Old Masters Picture Gallery are a few of the top cultural sights. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Altstadt

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

  • Dresden Park Railway (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Dresden Zoo (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Nordbad Dresden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • ASP Panama (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Dresden Panometer (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Kulturzentrum Strasse E (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Altstadt

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Altstadt is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Grosser Garten (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Dresden Botanical Garden (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Rose Garden (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Herzogin Garten (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Citybeach Dresden (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Dresden Elbe Valley (1.9 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Altstadt

Fly into Dresden (DRS), the closest airport, located 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Dresden Mitte Station. You can see more of Altstadt by catching a ride on the metro at Strassburger Platz Station, Deutsches Hygiene-Museum Station or St.-Benno-Gymnasium Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Altstadt?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 157 vacation rentals near Altstadt. From 4 Houses to 122 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 Altstadt for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Altstadt:

  • Radeberger Vorstadt: 38 vacation rentals
  • Laubegast: 24 vacation rentals
  • Kleinzschachwitz: 26 vacation rentals
  • Loschwitz: 56 vacation rentals
  • Leubnitz - Neuostra: 46 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 Altstadt?

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

  • Royal Cabinet of Mathematical and Physical Instruments: 810 vacation rentals
  • New Synagogue: 824 vacation rentals
  • Dresden Freiberger Straße S-Bahn: 802 vacation rentals
  • Heinz-Steyer-Stadium: 785 vacation rentals
  • Herzogin Garten: 810 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 4 Houses in Altstadt. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Altstadt include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 122 rentals available
  • Studios: 122 rentals available
  • Hotels: 30 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Altstadt?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 151 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Altstadt. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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