Where to stay around Achen Lake?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,160 holiday lettings near Achen Lake. From 926 Condos/Apartments to 143 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 Achen Lake is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Achen Lake?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Achen Lake. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Germany: 83,379 holiday homes
  • Mayrhofen: 1,591 holiday homes
  • Bavaria: 9,548 holiday homes
  • Alpbach: 2,314 holiday homes
  • Zillertal: 3,147 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Achen Lake! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Achen Lake?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Achen Lake with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Mayrhofen: 1,591 holiday lettings
  • Alpbach: 2,314 holiday lettings
  • Zell am Ziller: 1,872 holiday lettings
  • Tegernsee: 773 holiday lettings
  • Pertisau: 722 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Achen Lake?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Achen Lake. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Ahorn Ski Area: 2,698 holiday rentals
  • Zillertal Arena: 3,262 holiday rentals
  • Ski Jewel Alpbachtal - Wildschoenau: 3,097 holiday rentals
  • Penkenbahn Gondola: 2,698 holiday rentals
  • Eggalm Skiing: 2,790 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Achen Lake listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental in Lake Achensee, Austria your home away from home

Lake Achensee self-catering holiday accommodation is set in around an upland lake in Austria’s Tyrol region. It’s the largest body of water in the region, and a fantastic year-round destination, offering a wide variety of activities both in summer and winter, all in front of a truly breathtaking backdrop of towering Alpine peaks.

Things to do in Lake Achensee, Austria

Lake Achensee holiday rentals would serve as the perfect adventure getaway in the summer months, with a host of outdoor experiences on offer, as energetic or laid-back as you want. On your doorstep will be more than 450 kilometres of marked hiking trails, from taxing mountainside climbs to gentle woodland trails. Complementing this are some 250 kilometres of cycling trails, with rentals available and special biking tours organised locally. There are also a number of designated climbing areas, and for those on the hunt for some real adventure Achensee serves as a hotspot for paragliding. Another great way to enjoy the scenery would be to take a horseback ride, courtesy of the stables at Achensee. If golf is your game then you’ll be able to make the most of two high quality courses next to the lake, nestled in a truly stunning landscape. Alternatively you could time your holiday to Achensee self-catering chalets for the winter months, when there’s just as much on offer for the whole family. Particularly impressive at this time of year is the extensive network of cross-country trails, totalling more than 200 kilometres. Close at hand will also be five distinct ski areas, affording almost 60 kilmetres of well-maintained pistes. It’s the ideal place for a family ski holiday thanks to the abundance of ski schools – there are seven in total here.

Places to visit on holiday in Lake Achensee, Austria

Just across the border in Germany, around an hour by car to the north of Lake Achense holiday rentals is the German city of Munich. It’s home to a wide range of recognisable landmarks such as the Olympic Park, and the Frauenkirche at the heart of the city.

Weather in Lake Achensee, Austria

The climate at Lake Achensee is heavily affected by its high elevation. Winters are cool, with consistent snowfall and temperatures that hardly rise above zero. Summers are moderately warm – daily highs tend to reach somewhere between the low and mid-20s in June, July and August.

Cheap flights to Lake Achensee, Austria

Innsbruck Airport is around half an hour to the southwest of holiday accommodation in Lake Achensee. You can get here from the UK with a number of airlines, including Thomas Cook, Flybe, Thomson, EasyJet and British Airways from London Gatwick (LGW), Manchester (MAN), Edinburgh (EDI), Birmingham (BHX) and Liverpool (LPL).