Find the best place to stay — Altenberg

Where to stay around Altenberg?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 126 holiday lettings near Altenberg. From 94 apartments to 21 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Altenberg is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Altenberg Baerenstein Station: 619 holiday lettings
  • Altenberg Kurort Station: 390 holiday lettings
  • Altenberg Mining Museum: 394 holiday lettings
  • Botanischer Garten Schellerhau: 352 holiday lettings
  • Altenberg Bobsleigh: 494 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Altenberg 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 apartments in Altenberg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 94 apartments in Altenberg. Our other popular types of Altenberg holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Altenberg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Altenberg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Chalet in Altenberg, Germany, Your Home Away From Home

    The resort and town of Altenberg is located in the Saxony region of Germany, a mere 32 km away from the city of Dresden and very close to the border with the country of The Czech Republic. Your holidays in Altenberg will be spent up in the Ore Mountains and this means that there is a chance to partake in skiing and other winter sports within the resort. Expect the self catering accommodation in and around the town to be exceptionally cosy and always equipped with full kitchens and all other facilities you would need for a comfortable and completely independent holiday in the area.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Altenberg, Germany

    There is a small winter sports resort located close to the town of Altenberg. Here you will find around a kilometre of piste, a ski lift and facilities to enjoy bobsleighing. After a full day’s worth of action on the slopes, you can retire to the centre of the town and enjoy plenty of après ski facilities. Although holidays in Altenberg are certainly popular during the winter, they are equally so during the warmer months of the year as well. When the snows have cleared, activities available to you include nature walking and hiking through the beautiful countryside of the area, golf, cycling and mountain biking, abseiling and rock climbing, fishing, canoeing, and for the adrenaline-junkies: white-water rafting.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Altenberg, Germany

    One of the really great things about spending your holidays in Altenberg is the fact that you are spoilt for choice when it comes to great places to visit within a short radius. For a start, travel the short 32 km distance north to the historic and interesting city of Dresden, This city suffered very heavy bombing during World War II and there are museums and attractions devoted to depicting the hardship suffered in the city at the time. Then, if you head east, you will be in The Czech Republic within a matter of minutes. With this in mind, why not travel to the capital, Prague, for the day where you will be able to see unforgettable architecture the likes of which is unique to the city. Take time to visit Wenceslas Square and Charles Bridge.

    Weather in Altenberg, Germany

    Be prepared for an Alpine climate on your holidays in Altenberg. After all, the Ore Mountains are considered to be a continuation of the Alps mountain range. Winters can be very cold in this part of the world. During the day, temperatures will struggle to get above freezing and at night they will plummet well below. Summers are completely different: average temperatures should comfortably hit the low-twenties degrees on many days. Rainfall is fairly evenly spread throughout the year and will tend to fall mainly as snow during the late-autumn until early-spring.

    Travel to Altenberg, Germany

    Dresden Airport (DRS) will prove to be the closest for your holidays in Altenberg. This airport has a direct flight to and from the UK and this is through Lufthansa and departs from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Attractions in and around Altenberg

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Altenberg? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Church of Our Lady and Dresden Castle, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Albertinum or Old Masters Picture Gallery. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as Grosser Garten, Botanischer Garten Schellerhau and Botanical Garden Teplice. Also while in town, consider a visit to Altenberg Mining Museum and Altenberg Bobsleigh.