Destination guide

The theatrical city of Moscow awaits you

Enjoy the area's museums, theatre scene and cathedral with a rental holiday home in Moscow. This city's monuments, cafes and art draw many visitors. Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Kremlin Armoury Museum and State Historical Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Moscow

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Moscow a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Moscow Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Moscow Circus on Tsvetnoy Boulevard (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • House Museum of Feodor Konyukhov (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Kant Ski Slope (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Park Ostankino (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Moskvarium (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Moscow

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Moscow. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Alexander Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Patriarch's Pond (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Fallen Monument Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Hermitage Garden (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Neskuchny Garden (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Gorky Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Moscow

Fly into Moscow (VKO-Vnukovo Intl.), the closest airport, located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Moscow (SVO-Sheremetyevo), which is 16.5 mi (26.6 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Moscow Kievsky Station, Moscow Belorussky Station and Moscow Paveletsky Station are the main stations in the city. It's easy to get around Moscow by catching a ride on the metro at Arbatskaya Station - Filyovskaya Line, Arbatskaya Station - Arbatsko - Pokrovskaya Line or Alexandrovsky Sad Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Moscow?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,775 holiday lettings around Moscow. From 268 flats & apartments to 1,479 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Moscow?

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

  • Southern Administrative Okrug: 225 holiday homes
  • Western Administrative Okrug: 1,399 holiday homes
  • Presnensky District: 327 holiday homes
  • Moscow State University: 1,572 holiday homes
  • Meshchansky District: 144 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Moscow! 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 Moscow?

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

  • Domodedovo: 95 holiday lettings
  • Elektrougli: 27 holiday lettings
  • Borets: 23 holiday lettings
  • Khimki: 541 holiday lettings
  • Mytishchi: 700 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 Moscow?

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 Moscow are:

  • Vnukovo Airport (VKO): 1,286 self catering accommodations
  • Zhukovsky (ZIA): 201 self catering accommodations
  • Domododevo Airport (DME): 151 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 Moscow? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Moscow. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Moscow State University: 1,572 holiday rentals
  • Moscow Theatre Et Cetera: 1,604 holiday rentals
  • Moscow (JQO-Belorussky Train Station): 1,602 holiday rentals
  • Moscow Nagatinskaya Station: 1,592 holiday rentals
  • Russian White House: 1,593 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Moscow listed on 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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