Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Beckenried

The lake and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Beckenried. Travellers especially like the skiing, restaurants and cheese shops in this scenic and romantic city. Swiss Transportation Museum and Mount Pilatus are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Beckenried

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Beckenried a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St. Jacob Cable Car (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Dallenwil-Wirzweli Cable Car (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Kuessnacht am Rigi Cable Car (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Engelberg-Titlis Ski Resort (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Fuerenalp Cable Car (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Stuckli Rondo Revolving Gondola (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Beckenried

Travellers enjoy Beckenried for its lakeside setting and mountain views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Beckenried is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Pilatus (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Emmetten-Stockhuette Cable Car (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Emetten-Niederbauen Cable Car (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Gersau Lakeside Terrace (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Hammetschwand Lift (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Titlis Glacier (9.3 mi / 15 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Beckenried

The nearest airport is in Zurich (ZRH), located 35.4 mi (57 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Beckenried?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 419 holiday lettings near Beckenried. From 13 Houses to 391 Flats, 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 Beckenried is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Chaelen Ski Lift: 549 holiday lettings
  • Klewenalp Cable Car: 507 holiday lettings
  • Klewenstock Peak: 544 holiday lettings
  • Lucerne Station: 513 holiday lettings
  • Mount Pilatus: 599 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 13 Houses in Beckenried. Our other popular types of Beckenried holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 391 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 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 Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Beckenried?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 27 holiday homes with pool available in Beckenried. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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