Where to stay around Zurich?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 362 holiday lettings near Zurich. From 322 apartments to 13 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Zurich for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lakeside Promenade: 172 holiday lettings
  • Shopping Center Glatt: 165 holiday lettings
  • Milandia Migros Sport and Adventure Park: 163 holiday lettings
  • Central Library Zurich: 172 holiday lettings
  • Swiss National Museum: 171 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 322 apartments in Zurich. Our other popular types of Zurich holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Zurich?

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

    A holiday rental home in Zürich, Switzerland is a fabulous choice for your next breakaway

    A holiday rental home in Zürich will put you close to all of the best that this area has to offer. You will have access to interesting attractions and a long list of activities in the out of doors. Each home is well-appointed, so you will feel right at home.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Zürich, Switzerland

    No matter what time of the year you choose to holiday to Zürich you will find dozens of activities in the out of doors. Zürich is quite well-known for the fabulous skiing that is available nearby. The resorts boast modern lifts that keep the queues short, and that means that you will spend more time skiing. There are runs to suit every skill level, and ski lessons are available as well. Other winter options are snowboarding, snowshoe treks and snowmobile excursions. During the spring and summer, the mountains provide a gorgeous backdrop for hiking, cycling and climbing. Enjoy a bit of culture at the Zürich Opera House.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Zürich, Switzerland

    With so many wonderful places to visit in Zürich, you probably won’t be able to see them all in just one visit. The Zürich Zoo is a great place to spend an afternoon with the family. See hundreds of species of animals and learn about the importance of protecting each and every one. There are several museums nearby. Some of the most popular museums are the Zürich Toy Museum, the Swiss National Museum and the Rietberg Museum, which features an impressive collection of Asian and African art. Historic buildings, such as the 12th century Great Church are also found nearby. The Zürich Botanical Garden is a gorgeous spot. Spend a day strolling through the thousands of colourful flowers and carefully arranged plants.

    Weather in Zürich, Switzerland

    Those on holiday to Zürich will find chilly winters and warm, pleasant summers. During the winter, the average low temperatures are between -11° and 4° C and the average highs are 9° to 16° C. In the spring, the average lows are -2° to 2° C and the average highs are 21° to 25° C. The summer average low temperatures are 6° to 8° C and the summer highs are 28° to 29° C. There is between 69 and 135 mm of rain per month. The most occurs during the summer months and the least during the winter.

    Travel to Zürich, Switzerland

    Zürich International Airport (ZRH) is located right in the city of Zurich. Another nearby airport is St. Gallen Altenrhein Airport (ACH) which is located about 77 km away. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.

    Attractions in and around Zurich

    First time in Zurich and looking for places to see? Local attractions include Zoo Zurich and Zurich Aviary. Don't miss landmarks such as Fraumuenster, and unique cultural highlights such as Kunsthaus Zurich and Swiss National Museum. You can take a shopping trip to Bahnhofstrasse and Shopping Center Glatt. Popular regional attractions such as Swiss Science Center Technorama and Rapperswil Castle might be worth a visit during your stay. Other places to visit in town include Beyer Clock and Watch Museum, Museum Baerengasse and James Joyce Foundation.