Destination guide

The historic city of Chiemsee awaits you

Take a vacation to Chiemsee and enjoy the area's history, monuments and museums. There's no shortage of things to see and do 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.


Sightseeing in and around Chiemsee

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Chiemsee a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kampenwand Cable Car (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Hochfelln Cable Car (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Ruhpolding Amusement Park (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Reit im Winkl Outdoor Pool (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Vita Alpina (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Unternberg Ruhpolding (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Chiemsee

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Chiemsee is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Chiemsee (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Strandbad Ubersee (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Simssee (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Strandbad Seeon (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Kampenwand Mountain (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Weitsee (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Chiemsee

Fly into Salzburg (SZG-W.A. Mozart), the closest airport, located 28 mi (45 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Munich (MUC-Franz Josef Strauss Intl.), which is 44.2 mi (71.2 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Chiemsee?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 731 vacation rentals near Chiemsee. From 30 Houses to 683 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 Chiemsee for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Chiemsee:

  • Blindau: 151 vacation rentals
  • Feichten: 46 vacation rentals
  • Irschen: 28 vacation rentals
  • Bibelöd: 152 vacation rentals
  • Sankt Valentin: 136 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 Chiemsee?

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

  • Herrenchiemsee New Palace: 2,429 vacation rentals
  • Herrenchiemsee Abbey: 2,428 vacation rentals
  • Catholic Parish of St. Pankratius: 2,386 vacation rentals
  • Winklmoosalm Gondola: 2,613 vacation rentals
  • Waidring - Steinplatte Ski Lift: 1,771 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 30 Houses in Chiemsee. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Chiemsee include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 683 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 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 Chiemsee?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 44 vacation rentals with pool available in Chiemsee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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