Where to stay around Alsergrund?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 243 holiday lettings near Alsergrund. From 224 apartments to 10 condos, 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 Alsergrund is on HomeAway.

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

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 Alsergrund:

  • Althangrund: 110 holiday homes
  • Roßau: 234 holiday homes
  • Thurygrund: 86 holiday homes
  • Himmelpfortgrund: 84 holiday homes
  • Favoriten: 316 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 Alsergrund?

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

  • Sigmund Freud Museum: 1,147 holiday lettings
  • Augarten: 1,147 holiday lettings
  • Vienna Franz-Josefs-Station: 1,145 holiday lettings
  • Liechtenstein Museum: 1,148 holiday lettings
  • Votive Church: 1,148 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 224 apartments in Alsergrund. Our other popular types of Alsergrund holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 10 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alsergrund?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1 holiday homes with pool available in Alsergrund. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a Holiday Apartment in Alsergrund, Austria Your Home Away From Home

     

    Alsergrund is the tenth district in the thriving city of Vienna in Austria. Although the heart of Vienna is only a short distance away, those who rent a holiday rental apartment in Alsergrund will find it peaceful and far from the throng of tourist filled hotels and hostels. Alsergrund may be tranquil and relaxing but it does have many activities for visitors to enjoy. You can find a list of all the sights and activities worth seeing in Alsergrund from the local Tourist Information Office.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Alsergrund, Austria

    Among other things to do there are several museums to be visited including the Sigmund Freud Museum, which is housed in the building where he had his office. It is possible to see a collection of original furniture, letters, photographs and documents used by one of the most famous residents of Vienna. Also worth a visit in Alsergrund is the Museum of Medical History.

    Not to be missed is the Liechtenstein Palace and surrounding grounds which is a summer palace that was built by the wealthy Liechtenstein family. The upper levels of the palace are not open to the public but the lower levels house a museum for visitors. The grounds are also open to the public and are a great way to relax from the hustle and bustle of the city.

    When on an Alsergrund holiday it is also recommended that you see the magnificent Votive Church. This structure is a fine example of neo-Gothic architecture and is considered one of the most important religious architectural sites in the world. The church was erected in the late 19th century in memory of the failed assassination attempt on Emperor Franz Josef.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Alsergrund, Austria

    If venturing out from your Alsergrund apartment for the day it is worth hopping over to the neighbouring tenth district, Favoriten. Often overlooked by the thronging mass of tourists, Favoriten gives visitors a sense of the real Vienna and has an unrivalled charm. There are several things to see and do here including the Oberlaa Thermal Bath, the only one in the whole of Vienna. There are two indoor and two outdoor thermal pools as well as massage and sauna facilities to be enjoyed.

    Although it may sound morbid, there are several cemeteries in Alsergrund that are worth walking around. The Cemetery of the Nameless sits on the banks of the Danube and is a tranquil area filled with thousands of gravestones simply engraved with “Unknown” on them. The Central Cemetery in the district is the final resting place of millions of Viennese people, including elaborate tombs for famous residents such as Beethoven and Mozart.

    Weather in Alsergrund, Austria

    The weather in Alsergrund can be quite variable but on the whole it experiences hot summers and cold winters. Travellers to this part of Austria can expect temperatures to reach a respectable 25°C during the months of July and August. The humidity can cause some discomfort when it is warmer and so this is when many people indulge in some indoor activities to keep cool. The months of December and January are generally the coldest in Alsergrund and the minimum temperature can reach into minus figures.

    Travel to Alsergrund, Austria

    Alsergrund is within easy reach of Vienna International Airport (VIE), less than half an hour’s journey in fact. There are a few operators offering affordable direct flights to Vienna including easyJet, Aer Lingus and British Airways. Travellers can depart from a few airports including Dublin (DUB), Gatwick (LGW) and London Heathrow (LHR).

    Sightseeing in and around Alsergrund

    Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Alsergrund a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Schoenbrunn Zoo (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Wurstelprater (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Golf Club Leopoldsdorf (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Alsergrund

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Alsergrund is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Viennese City Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Wiener Prater (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Augarten (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Rathausplatz (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • People's Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Castle Garden (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)