Where to stay around Garmisch-Partenkirchen?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 470 holiday lettings near Garmisch-Partenkirchen. From 48 Houses to 4 Country houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Garmisch-Partenkirchen area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Garmisch-Partenkirchen?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort: 483 holiday lettings
  • King's House on Schachen: 427 holiday lettings
  • Partnach Gorge: 472 holiday lettings
  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen (ZEI-Garmisch-Partenkirchen Train Station): 509 holiday lettings
  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen Kainzenbad Station: 493 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Garmisch-Partenkirchen listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Garmisch-Partenkirchen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 48 Houses in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Our other popular types of Garmisch-Partenkirchen holiday rentals include:

  • Country houses: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent mountain rentals in Garmisch-Partenkirchen?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 301 mountain rentals in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. You have also many other possibilities in Garmisch-Partenkirchen area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 57 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 48 holiday rentals
  • Beach rentals: 5 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Garmisch-Partenkirchen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 23 holiday homes with pool available in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany your home away from home

    Holidaymakers searching for a wonderful vacation any time of the year should pay a visit to Garmisch-Partenkirchen in Germany. This is a very scenic, mountainous area in Upper Bavaria, which in turn is in Southern Germany. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, chalets, apartments, villas and campsites.

    Things to do on holiday to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

    Garmisch-Partenkirchen has over 70 kilometres of marked trails perfect for downhill and cross country skiing. The highest mountain in Germany, The Zugspitze, is south of Garmisch and is also a very popular resort for skiing, sledding and snowboarding. Hiking is also very popular with a number of trails guiding visitors to some magnificent views in the summer months. When the snows have cleared holidaymakers can explore the area on mountain bikes, or the more adventurous can take guided climbs with qualified instructors. The lakes and rivers are great for watersports such as kayaking, canoeing, wind-surfing and sailing. Other fun experiences include paragliding or take tandem flying and thermic flying tours over the mountain peaks from the airfield at Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Numerous restaurants, bars and cafes are to be found on the mountainside serving anything from snacks to hot German fare. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drinks as well as gifts and souvenirs from local stores and markets here. A wider choice of shops and restaurants can be found in the bigger towns and cities of Bavaria.

    Places to visit on holiday to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

    Visitors to Garmisch-Partenkirchen will be able to visit some wonderful natural features and parks. The Partnach Gorge is one such feature well worth paying a visit to. The King’s House on Schachen is located in the mountains and has an alpine botanical garden in the grounds. Holidaymakers here may like to take a day trip to the bigger towns and cities in the region. Munich is a wonderful city with many historic buildings and museums and is just over an hour away. Munich also has beautiful parks and gardens inlcuding palace gardens and the English Garden.

    Weather in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

    The warmest time to visit this part of Germany is July and August when the maximum high temperature is 24 degrees centigrade, although June is also very warm. The temperature in December, January and February is cold enough to encourage occasional substantial snowfall. Ironically the higher temperatures encourage the most rainfall in the region with June having an average of approximately 105mm rainfall.

    Travel to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

    Munich Franz Josef Strauss Airport (MUC) is about one hour and 30 minutes drive to Garmisch-Partenkirchen and has flights to and from many destinations across Europe and beyond. Air Berlin and Lufthansa service the most destinations including Amsterdam (AMS), Athens (ATH), Beijing-Capital (PEK), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Moscow-Domodedovo (DME), New York (JFK), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Tokyo-Narita (NRT) and Washington-Dulles (IAD) amongst many others. Car rental companies are located outside terminal 1 with Avis, Europcar, Hertz, National/Alamo, Sixt and Terstappen all operating from here.

    Activities and attractions in and around Garmisch-Partenkirchen

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing and hiking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Garmisch-Partenkirchen a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Hell Valley (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Tiroler Zugspitz Cable Car (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
    • Kranzberg Cable Car (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
    • Alpenbad Adventure World (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
    • Karwendel Cable Car (9.3 mi / 15 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

    Garmisch-Partenkirchen is well known for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, December, November or February, when snowfall averages 24.98 inches and temperatures average -5°F.

    Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Garmisch-Partenkirchen is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Richard Strauss Platz (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Kramerplateauweg Hiking Trail (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Partnach Gorge (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
    • Waxenstein (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
    • Eibsee (6 mi / 9.6 km)
    • Zugspitze (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)