Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Salem

The area's monuments and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Salem. This relaxing and welcoming city is known for its bars, lake and restaurants. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Salem

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Salem a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Affenberg (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Sealife Constance (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Wildlife and Leisure Park Allensbach (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Ravensburger Spieleland (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Conny-Land (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Lipperswil Golf Club (15.5 mi / 25 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Salem

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Salem is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Meersburg Therme (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Mainau Island (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Strandbad Horn (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Seeburg Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Strandbad Friedrichshafen (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Wasserskipark Pfullendorf Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Salem

Fly into Friedrichshafen (FDH-Friedrichshafen - Lake Constance), the closest airport, located 12.5 mi (20.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Altenrhein (ACH-St. Gallen - Altenrhein), which is 22.8 mi (36.8 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Salem Station.

Where to stay around Salem?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,065 vacation rentals near Salem. From 989 Condos/Apartments to 65 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Salem for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Salem Station: 1,479 vacation rentals
  • Affenberg: 1,439 vacation rentals
  • Lake Constance Promenade: 1,588 vacation rentals
  • Constance (QKZ-Constance Train Station): 1,385 vacation rentals
  • Bodensee Center: 1,590 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 989 Condos/Apartments in Salem. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Salem include:

  • Houses: 65 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 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 Salem?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 39 vacation rentals with pool available in Salem. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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