Where to stay around Château-d'Oex?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,181 holiday lettings near Château-d'Oex. From 933 apartments to 110 chalets, 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 Château-d'Oex is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Château-d'Oex?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Château-d'Oex. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Chateau d'Oex Ski Resort: 1,551 holiday lettings
  • Château-d'Œx Station: 1,708 holiday lettings
  • Chateau-d'Oex-Praz-Perron Cable Car: 1,740 holiday lettings
  • Les Portes du Soleil: 3,657 holiday lettings
  • Gstaad Ski Resort: 2,949 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Château-d'Oex listed on HomeAway 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 apartments in Château-d'Oex?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 933 apartments in Château-d'Oex. Our other popular types of Château-d'Oex holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 110 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 85 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 33 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Château-d'Oex?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 132 holiday homes with pool available in Château-d'Oex. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental apartment or chalet in Chateau d’Oex, Switzerland your home away from home

    The Chateau d’Oex resort has a small town atmosphere rather than that of a ski resort. Perfectly located between the ski domains of Alpes Vaudoise and White Highlandin in Switzerland, Chateau d’Oex has become a very popular resort, especially with intermediate skiers. Located in the famous ski region of VaudThe skiing in Chateau d’Oex is excellent for intermediate skiers, but if you are looking to ski from dawn till dusk or until your thighs can take no more, a holiday rental in Chateau d’Oex may not be the best option. Having said that, Chateau d’Oex chalet rentals can be hard to get your hands on during peak season, but if you do, the journey is well worth it!

    Things to do in Chateau d’Oex, Switzerland

    There are two lift systems operating out of Chateau d’Oex, taking you to La Braye, from which you can find plenty of gentle skiing, perfect for family holidays. The little train that connects the village with Gstaad is a delight to ride in itself, offering spectacular views across the valley. The train takes you to the more challenging ski centres of Alpes Vaudoises offers far more challenging skiing, as well as a huge variety of slopes and challenges. In fact, with a full Chateau d’Oex ski pass, there are over 450km of downhill pistes to attempt.

    The Les Diablerets Glacier offers year round skiing to anyone in Chateau d’Oex accommodation. The skiing is fantastically varied, offering enough to keep the whole family happy, from the fearless teenagers to younger, more timid children. The après-ski in Chateau d’Oex is not wild by any means, but there are plenty of rustic restaurants in which to get warm by the fire and refuel on fantastic Swiss cuisine.

    Chateau d’Oex has risen to become one of the most popular hot air ballooning centres in Switzerland. The warm thermals rising up through the valleys are ideal for hot air balloon rides, and the surrounding scenery is certainly awe-inspiring from above. If you are not lucky enough to have your own balloon, there are a great range of reasonably priced charter rides to be found. There are also paragliding, mountaineering and riding schools in Chateau d’Oex, which are mostly open throughout the year.

    Places to visit on holiday to Chateau d’Oex, Switzerland

    Chateau d’Oex’s famous neighbour, Gstaad is regularly referred to as a fairytale village, and if you visit during your stay, you will grudgingly agree! The town is impossibly picturesque, with wooden Alpine chalets backed by soaring peaks covered in thick pine forests, and all in the shadow of an imposing castle high above the village. The mountain train connects the two villages, making Gstaad a great place to shop.

    Weather in Chateau d’Oex, Switzerland

    Winters in Chateau d’Oex are cold, with monthly averages hovering around the 0˚C mark in December, January and February. However, with spring comes surprisingly warm conditions, and by July, conditions are perfect for enjoying the stunning, lush alpine scenery that surrounds you, with daily peak temperatures usually in the mid 20’s (˚C).

    Travel to Chateau d’Oex, Switzerland

    The nearest airport to Chateau d’Oex chalets is Geneva International Airport (GVA), from which you get beautiful views of Lake Genevalocated 130km away. There is a train connection taking 3 hours, changing in Montreux, as well as a range of bus, taxi and coach transfers from the airport available. Although not essential, arranging an airport transfer before you leave for your holiday is strongly advised.

    Activities and attractions in Chateau-d'Oex

    Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Chateau-d'Oex has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Chateau-d'Oex-Praz-Perron Cable Car (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
    • Chateau d'Oex Ski Resort (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Rougemont Ski Resort (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Gstaad Eggli Ski Lift (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
    • Eggli Ski Resort (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
    • Rutti Ski Lift (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Chateau-d'Oex

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Chateau-d'Oex is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Hohi Wispile (8.1 mi / 13 km)
    • Gastlosen (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
    • Glacier 3000 (9 mi / 14.5 km)
    • Peak Walk (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
    • Derborence Lake (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
    • Zen Garden (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)