Where to stay around Ore Mountains?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 795 holiday lettings near Ore Mountains. From 593 apartments to 164 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 Ore Mountains is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Ore Mountains?

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

  • Czechia: 3,111 holiday homes
  • Dresden: 584 holiday homes
  • Dresden District: 1,298 holiday homes
  • Freiberg: 33 holiday homes
  • Karlovy Vary: 138 holiday homes

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

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

  • Dresden: 584 holiday lettings
  • Freiberg: 33 holiday lettings
  • Karlovy Vary: 138 holiday lettings
  • Chemnitz: 77 holiday lettings
  • Colditz: 24 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 Ore Mountains?

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

  • Bad Schandau: 352 holiday rentals
  • Wolkenstein Castle: 278 holiday rentals
  • Pillnitz Castle and Park: 759 holiday rentals
  • District Court of Dresden: 671 holiday rentals
  • Schloßallee: 505 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ore Mountains 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, home, or cottage in Ore Mountains, Germany your home away from home

Holidaymakers looking for an exciting and scenic part of Germany should pay a visit to the Ore Mountains. Located in the eastern side of Germany on the border with the Czech Republic, holidaymakers will find great enjoyment through the wide array of activities offered in the Ore Mountains. Visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, apartments and chalets.

Things to do on holiday to Ore Mountains, Germany

The Ore Mountains are a great area to visit, especially in the winter with alpine skiing and cross country skiing offered here. Near Altenberg is a famous bob and sledding run. Carlsfeld Fun Park has numerous other activities such as a waterpark, swimming, bowling, rock climbing and miniature golf amongst other things. The summer months offer some wonderful walks with several marked routes as well as Nordic walking, mountain biking and horseback riding. There are a couple of golf courses within a 40 kilometre radius of the mountains including Golf Club Zwickau Reinsdorf. There are several bars, cafes and restaurants in the towns and villages here with a variety of cuisine including good German fare. The towns in the Ore Mountain area have a few arts and crafts shops as well as markets selling fresh produce. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to buy food and drink in the towns at small stores and markets.

Places to visit on holiday to Ore Mountains, Germany

There are a number of interesting places and old mining towns to visit in the region with historic buildings and museums. The town of Freiberg has a wonderful cathedral as well as mining museums. In December the area has numerous exciting Christmas related events and markets. Annaberg-Buchholz is another small town in the area with a beautiful church and a museum. As well as offering wonderful views, the area has various parks and gardens well worth visiting such as the botanical garden in Schellerhau. The city of Dresden can be accessed from Altenberg by train or bus and is less than an hour away. There are many fantastic places to visit in the city including Dresden Castle and Zwinger Palace. Excursions to the Czech Republic are also available including day trips to Karlovy Vary.

Weather in Ore Mountains, Germany

The warmest time of the year in this part of Germany is July and August when the average high temperature is 24 degrees centigrade. Winters are cold with January averaging just 2 degrees centigrade during the day and -3 at night although this can be much colder higher up in the mountains with snow quite plentiful. July is also the wettest month with an average of 83mm.

Travel to Ore Mountains, Germany

Dresden Airport (DRS) has flights to and from various cities including Cologne/Bonn, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, London, Monastir, Moscow, Munich, Vienna and Zurich. ADAC, Avis, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt are car rental firms located at the arrivals level in the airport terminal.

Activities and attractions in Ore Mountains

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Ore Mountains a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oberwiesenthal Summer Toboggan Track (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Fichtelberg Cable Car (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Fichtelberg - Oberwiesenthal Ski Resort (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Klinovec Ski Center (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Aqua Marien Water Park (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Neklid Ski Area (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)

Exploring the natural features in Ore Mountains

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ore Mountains is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fichtelberg (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Chomutov City Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Kamencov Lake Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Elizabeth's Spa (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
  • Park Colonnade (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
  • Steinkuppe (25.6 mi / 41.2 km)