Destination guide

The historic city of Montreux awaits you

The area's history and live music are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Montreux. Well known for its lake, shopping and restaurants, this romantic city won't disappoint. Freddie Mercury Statue and Aigle Castle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Montreux

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Montreux a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Evian Thermal Spa (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Marmot's Paradise (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Leysin Ski Resort (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Leysin-Berneuse Gondola (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Golf Club Montreux (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Golf de Lavaux (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Montreux

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Montreux. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tanay Lake (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Zen Garden (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Glacier 3000 (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Source Cachat (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Peak Walk (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Parc Bourget (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Montreux

The nearest airport is in Sion (SIR), located 25 mi (40.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), which is 40.7 mi (65.5 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Montreux Station, Montreux Chernex Station and Montreux Caux Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Montreux?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 285 vacation rentals near Montreux. From 191 Condos/Apartments to 34 Chalets, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Montreux for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Montreux:

  • Montreux City Centre: 28 vacation rentals
  • Avoriaz: 478 vacation rentals
  • Villars-sur-Ollon: 236 vacation rentals
  • Ovronnaz: 141 vacation rentals
  • Station de Drouzin le Mont: 28 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 Montreux?

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

  • Montreux (ZJP-Montreux Train Station): 957 vacation rentals
  • Montreux Station: 957 vacation rentals
  • Freddie Mercury Statue: 954 vacation rentals
  • Montreux Casino: 956 vacation rentals
  • Montreux Convention Center: 954 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Montreux 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 Condos/Apartments in Montreux?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 191 Condos/Apartments in Montreux. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Montreux include:

  • Chalets: 34 rentals available
  • Houses: 38 rentals available
  • Villas: 10 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Montreux?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 28 vacation rentals with pool available in Montreux. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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