Find the best place to stay — Chiemsee

Where to stay around Chiemsee?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,902 holiday lettings near Chiemsee. From 1,746 apartments to 109 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 Chiemsee is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Chiemsee?

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

  • Austria: 16,214 holiday homes
  • Salzburg: 3,452 holiday homes
  • Söll: 973 holiday homes
  • Tyrol: 6,599 holiday homes
  • Ellmau: 880 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Chiemsee! 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 Chiemsee?

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

  • Söll: 973 holiday lettings
  • Ellmau: 880 holiday lettings
  • Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser: 870 holiday lettings
  • Ruhpolding: 2,055 holiday lettings
  • Sankt Johann in Tirol: 1,060 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 Chiemsee?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Chiemsee. From HomeAway travellers, the top 5 popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Winklmoosalm Gondola: 2,434 holiday rentals
  • Almenwelt Lofer Ski Resort: 1,162 holiday rentals
  • Loferer Alm II Ski Lift: 899 holiday rentals
  • Ruhpolding Amusement Park: 2,614 holiday rentals
  • Steinplatte Ski Area: 1,062 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Chiemsee 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 House in Chiemsee, Germany, Your Home Away From Home

Chiemsee is actually a lake and popular tourist area of Bavaria, in Germany. People choose to spend their holidays in Chiemsee because the area is reputed to be so beautiful and there are a plethora of activities to keep you entertained for the duration of your stay. There is also a good choice of places to visit locally. The self catering houses and apartments in Chiemsee will always be exceptionally comfortable and very well appointed. Forget all about high rise hotel complexes when staying in this part of Germany, self catering is the order of the day, and an ideal way of experiencing life from a truly local’s perspective.

Things to Do on Holiday in Chiemsee, Germany

The lake offers a myriad different activities for you to enjoy during your holidays in Chiemsee. Some of the most popular to consider include sailing, wind surfing, swimming, jet skiing and fishing. The beautiful countryside here will be ideal for people who enjoy nature walking and bird watching. Other activities available include cycling, horse riding, golf and kayaking.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Chiemsee, Germany

People will find that they have chosen well, for their holidays in Chiemsee, as this part of Germany really is very special. However, for when you fancy travelling a little farther afield, you may want to think about either Rosenheim or Munich. The latter is actually the largest city in Bavaria and one of the main cities of Germany. Some of the popular attractions to consider in Munich include The BMW Museum, Munich Zoo (which will prove to be great for the kids for the day), Olympia Park and The English Garden (for when you might like a small reminder of home). Bear in mind, too, that you are very close to the border with Austria and the Tyrol region is a very short driving distance from Chiemsee.

Weather in Chiemsee, Germany

Your holidays in Chiemsee will be spent in what can best be described as a continental climate. Meaning that summers are often warm and sunny, while winters are cold with plenty of snow. From June until August, average temperatures may well hit the mid-twenties degrees Celsius, which is very pleasant indeed! From December until February, the average daytime high will only be a couple of degrees above freezing point and will fall well below at night - so do pack accordingly.

Travel to Chiemsee, Germany

Munich Airport (MUC) is likely to be the best bet for your holidays in Chiemsee. This is around an hour and a half’s drive from the area. Several airlines land here from the UK and these include easyJet, British Airways, BMI and Lufthansa. From departure points such as Manchester (MAN), East Midlands (EMA), London Heathrow (LHR), Edinburgh (EDI) and London Gatwick (LGW).