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Explore the majestic setting in St. Niklaus

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in St. Niklaus. One of the city's many top draws is its skiing. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around St. Niklaus

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes St. Niklaus a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Niklaus - Jungu Gondola (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Grachen - Hannigalp Cable Car (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Bargji Ski Lift (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Matterhorn Golf Club (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Staldenried-Gspon Gondola (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Saas-Grund - Kreuzboden Cable Car (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of St. Niklaus

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in St. Niklaus. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Matterhorn (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • The Dom (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Weisshorn (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Unterrothorn (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Mattmarksee (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Moiry Lake (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around St. Niklaus

Fly into Sion (SIR), the closest airport, located 22.6 mi (36.4 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is St. Niklaus Station.

Where to stay around Saint Niklaus?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,100 vacation rentals near Saint Niklaus. From 66 Houses to 893 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 Saint Niklaus for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • St. Niklaus - Jungu Gondola: 1,864 vacation rentals
  • St. Niklaus Station: 1,858 vacation rentals
  • Matterhorn: 1,098 vacation rentals
  • Laghi Cime Bianche - Plateau Rosa Cable Car: 505 vacation rentals
  • Cervinia Ski Lift: 496 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Saint Niklaus 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 Saint Niklaus?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 66 Houses in Saint Niklaus. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Saint Niklaus include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 893 rentals available
  • Chalets: 138 rentals available
  • Studios: 892 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Saint Niklaus?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 58 vacation rentals with pool available in Saint Niklaus. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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