Where to stay around Haut-Rhin?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,216 holiday lettings near Haut-Rhin. From 600 Condos/Apartments to 267 Cottages, 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 Haut-Rhin is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Haut-Rhin?

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

  • Colmar: 1,015 holiday homes
  • Riquewihr: 962 holiday homes
  • Mulhouse: 87 holiday homes
  • Kaysersberg-Vignoble: 1,029 holiday homes
  • Eguisheim: 888 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Haut-Rhin! 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 Haut-Rhin?

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

  • Colmar: 1,015 holiday lettings
  • Riquewihr: 962 holiday lettings
  • Mulhouse: 87 holiday lettings
  • Kaysersberg-Vignoble: 1,029 holiday lettings
  • Eguisheim: 888 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 Haut-Rhin?

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 Haut-Rhin are:

  • EuroAirport (EAP): 84 self catering accommodations
  • Bale Mulhouse Airport (MLH): 85 self catering accommodations
  • Houssen Airport (CMR): 1,384 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 Haut-Rhin?

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

  • Stade de I'lll: 243 holiday rentals
  • Kayserberg Castle: 2,119 holiday rentals
  • Le Lac Blanc Ski Resort: 2,483 holiday rentals
  • Alscace Ecomuseum: 830 holiday rentals
  • NaturOparC: 1,505 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Haut-Rhin 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 apartment or villa for self-catering accommodation holidays in Haut-Rhin,France your home away from home

The Haut-Rhin in the Lorraine, is an incredible historic province in eastern France your home away from home. Haut-Rhin means that it is in the upper Rhine area, whereas the nearby Bas-Rhin is the lower Rhine region. The population in the area is ranked 28th in all of France, thus you can see that it’s not very heavily populated. The countryside is marked by hilly land throughout. The economy is steered by the fact that it is the locale of the Peugeot factory, thus it has the lowest unemployment rate, and its people are wealthy.

Places to visit on holiday to Haut-Rhin

Mulhouse is one of the cities in the Haut-Rhin, and it is heavily industrialized as well as commercialized due to the automobile production. However it is also the location of the Université de Haute-Alsace, which has a truly beautiful campus.

However nearby Colmar has magnificent historical architecture because it is a very ancient frontier town. There you will be treated to cobble streets and of course the plentiful half-timbered buildings that not only date back to the Middle Ages but also to the Renaissance period. Green, blue, orange and red are extremely prominent on the outside of its buildings, which gives the street a distinct appearance as well as creating a festive feeling. You will delight walking from one market stand to another of course, and because you are in a self-catering accommodation, you can bring in the local produce to make yourself a sumptuous meal! Also remember that Colmar is situated directly within the Alsace premier wine-producing region called the Route des Vins, which translates to Road of Wines!

The Haut-Rhin's dialects, architecture as well as its cuisine all exemplify the manner in which the area has take on board both German as well as French characteristics. In a lovely village known as Turckheim, you can witness a time-honoured practice of seeing their night watchman, who is of course dressed the required traditional clothing, walking its streets at 10 PM and halting at each corner he arrives at in order to sing.

Things to do in Haut-Rhin

In Mulhouse, there are a tremendous amount of museums to visit and the Université de Haute-Alsace deals heavily in art, so that there are many artists to be found in Mulhouse and art houses are everywhere. While walking, hiking, biking and even the riding of horses is possible throughout the Haut-Rhin area, do not forget that not only is there wine here aplenty but the restaurants have incredible French cooking, making your holidays in Haut-Rhin absolutely gastronomically special.

Weather in Haut-Rhin

The weather offers what you would expect from much ofEuropewhich is hot summers and cold winters. Depending where you are from though, these are rarely extreme enough to cause any concern. Dressing appropriately for the season—light clothes in the summer and warm coat in the winter—will ensure comfort.

Travel to Haut-Rhin

You may take a plane from London’s Gatwick to Strasbourg which is actually only 490 km or one hour away from Paris by plane, The Strasbourg-Entzheim International Airport is only 10 km from the centre of the Strasbourg town. It is also possible to arrive to Haut-Rhin by taking the Channel Tunnel and then France’s wonderful and very efficient trains; the TGV. Depending on what you wish to see, you may also drive there, using one of the ferry ports such as Dieppe, Calais or Dunkirk. A hire car may not even be a necessity in the town of Strasbourg.

Activities and attractions in Haut-Rhin

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Haut-Rhin a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Basel Zoo (25.8 mi / 41.5 km)
  • Bioscope (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Bouleaux Golf Club (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Alsace Golf Club (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Ginglinger-Fix Vineyards (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Kuentz-Bas (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)

Exploring the natural features in Haut-Rhin

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Haut-Rhin. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Parc du Petit Prince (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Nouveau Bassin Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Grand Ballon (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Parc du Champ de Mars (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Lac Blanc (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Hochblauen (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)