Where to stay around Chiemgau?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,132 holiday lettings near Chiemgau. From 2,880 apartments to 170 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 Chiemgau is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Chiemgau?

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

  • Austria: 19,712 holiday homes
  • Munich: 290 holiday homes
  • Salzburg: 3,959 holiday homes
  • Kitzbuhel: 1,460 holiday homes
  • Saalbach-Hinterglemm: 1,476 holiday homes

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

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

  • Munich: 290 holiday lettings
  • Kitzbuhel: 1,460 holiday lettings
  • Saalbach-Hinterglemm: 1,476 holiday lettings
  • Sรถll: 1,244 holiday lettings
  • Alpbach: 2,314 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Chiemgau?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Chiemgau are:

  • Hauptbahnhof Airport (ZSB): 368 self catering accommodations
  • Freilassing (QFL): 1,886 self catering accommodations
  • Salzburg Airport (SZG): 353 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Chiemgau?

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

  • Saalbach-Hinterglemm Ski Resort: 2,711 holiday rentals
  • Ski Jewel Alpbachtal - Wildschoenau: 3,097 holiday rentals
  • Saalbach Hinterglemm Ski Resort: 2,889 holiday rentals
  • Kitzbueheler Horn Ski Area: 2,928 holiday rentals
  • Salzburg City Library: 349 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Chiemgau 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.

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Make a holiday rental in Chiemgau, Germany your home away from home

Chiemgau is a region in Upper Bavaria, comprising the area around Chiemsee, which is the largest lake in the federal state. On a vacation at a holiday rental n Chiemgau you’ll find some truly impressive natural scenery around, from lakes to forests and mountains, while there are a host of quaint villages and historic towns to see nearby

Things to do in Chiemgau, Germany

One of the top attractions near Chiemgau self-catering holiday accommodation is Chiemsee. This lake offers spectacular scenery, as well as some important landmarks. Herrenchiemsee is set on the Hereeninel, an island on the lake. It’s a fantastic palace complex, composed of the Neues Schloss, which dates to the late-19th Century. The magnificent building features luxurious interiors and sprawling gardens. Also here is the Old Palace, founded on a Benedictine Abbey dating to the 8th Century.

Rosenheim sits on the western boundary of the region around Chiemgau holiday accommodation. The city centre here is replete with buildings of historical importance. Among the religious buildings worth seeing are Holy Blood, Loreto Chapel and Nikolaus Church. The town museum is a great attraction if you’d like to get to grips with Rosenheim’s fascinating history. Meanwhile the landscape surrounding the town warrants exploration – the Kampenwand and Wendelstein mountains offer fantastic views.

All around Chiemgau self-catering accommodation you’ll have opportunities for outdoor recreation. In the winter the main activities are cross-country skiing, sledding and scenic winter walks. For much of the rest of the year the impressive upland scenery around is ideal for hikes or bike rides. Chiemsee is an ideal destination for a range of water sports, from wind-surfing and sailing to swimming in the summer months.

Places to visit on holiday in Chiemgau, Germany

The city of Munich can be reached within around an hour of Chiemgau self-catering holiday accommodation. It’s a modern city with numerous world-class attractions – among them are the technological Deutsches Museum, Schloss Nymphenburg, which was a summer home for a succession of Bavarian rulers, and the BMW Museum, which details the history of one of the world’s best loved luxury car brands.

Weather in Chiemgau, Germany

Due to the high elevation there’s a big difference between summer and winter conditions around Chiemgau holiday rentals. Winters are usually cold, with plenty of snowfall. In contrast summers are moderately warm and consistently sunny – temperatures at this time of year hit the mid-20s.

Cheap flights to Chiemgau, Germany

Munich Airport is no more than a 90-minute drive from self-catering holiday rentals in Chiemgau. You can reach this airport from the UK via easyJet, Lufthansa and British Airways flying from a number of cities including London Heathrow (LHR), Edinburgh (EDI) and Manchester (MAN).