Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Glarus

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Glarus. One of the city's many top draws is its skiing. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Glarus

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Glarus a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aeugsten Cable Car (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Kies Cable Car (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Braunwald Ski Resort (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Matt-Weissenberge Cable Car (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Weglosen Cable Car (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Elm Ski Resort (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glarus

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Glarus is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tschingelhörner (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Enea Tree Museum (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Chaeserugg (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Toggenburg Sound West Trailhead (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Flimserstein Plateau (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Pizol (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)

How many holiday rentals are available around Glarus?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 84 holiday lettings around Glarus. From 8 houses to 71 flats & apartments, 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 points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Glarus? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Glarus. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Aeugstenbahn: 460 holiday lettings
  • Aeugsten Cable Car: 459 holiday lettings
  • Glarus S-Bahn: 450 holiday lettings
  • Lake Lucerne: 607 holiday lettings
  • Swiss Casinos Pfaeffikon-Zurichsee: 329 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Glarus listed on 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 Glarus?

Yes, of course. offers 8 Houses in Glarus. Our other popular types of Glarus holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 71 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 71 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 5 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Glarus?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Glarus. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.