Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Gossau

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Gossau. One of the city's many top draws is its zoo. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Gossau

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Gossau a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Walter Zoo (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Three Ponds (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Wildpark Peter and Paul (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Appenzeller Badi Outdoor Pool (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Wil Tower (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Saentis Cable Car (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gossau

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Gossau is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Three Ponds (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Seeburg Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Toggenburg Sound West Trailhead (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Strandbad Horn (17 mi / 27.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Gossau

Fly into Altenrhein (ACH-St. Gallen - Altenrhein), the closest airport, located 14.7 mi (23.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Friedrichshafen (FDH-Friedrichshafen - Lake Constance), which is 21.5 mi (34.6 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Gossau Sg Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gossau?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 54 holiday lettings around Gossau. From 8 Houses to 42 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gossau?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Gossau:

  • Altstadt: 24 holiday homes
  • Ailingen: 22 holiday homes
  • Fürstenberg: 17 holiday homes
  • Petershausen-Ost: 33 holiday homes
  • Paradies: 21 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Gossau Sg Station: 308 holiday lettings
  • Walter Zoo: 275 holiday lettings
  • Lake Constance Promenade: 1,545 holiday lettings
  • Bodensee Center: 1,534 holiday lettings
  • Friedrichshafen City Station: 1,533 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 8 Houses in Gossau. Our other popular types of Gossau holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 43 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gossau?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Gossau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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