Where to stay around Canton of Fribourg?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 92 holiday lettings near Canton of Fribourg. From 48 apartments to 15 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 Canton of Fribourg is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Canton of Fribourg?

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

  • 1476 Battle Monument: 67 holiday homes
  • Gruyères: 514 holiday homes
  • Fribourg: 16 holiday homes
  • Treyvaux: 38 holiday homes
  • Moléson: 171 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Canton of Fribourg! 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 Canton of Fribourg?

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

  • Gruyères: 514 holiday lettings
  • Fribourg: 16 holiday lettings
  • Treyvaux: 38 holiday lettings
  • Bulle: 114 holiday lettings
  • Châtel-Saint-Denis: 245 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 Canton of Fribourg?

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 Canton of Fribourg are:

  • Lausanne (QLS-Blecherette): 170 self catering accommodations
  • Bern Belp Airport (BRN): 105 self catering accommodations
  • La Chaux-de-Fonds (ZHV-Les Eplatures): 41 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 Canton of Fribourg?

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

  • 1476 Battle Monument: 67 holiday rentals
  • Fribourg Centre: 145 holiday rentals
  • Berne Gate: 62 holiday rentals
  • Gruyeres Station: 758 holiday rentals
  • Chatel-Saint-Denis Station: 927 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Canton of Fribourg 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, home, or cottage in Fribourg Country, Switzerland your home away from home

For a wonderful vacation any time of the year then Fribourg country is an excellent region to visit. This mountainous area in the west of Switzerland provides great winter and summer activities for holidaymakers. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, chalets, apartments, B&Bs and campsites.

Things to do on holiday to Fribourg Country, Switzerland

This part of Switzerland offers year round activities including plenty of winter ski resorts. The area offers skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, sledding, winter hiking and ice skating. This is an idyllic area for hiking and cycling with beautiful mountains, pine forests and lakes amongst the scenic highlights. Switzerland isn’t often associated with beaches but there are some lakeside sandy areas including at Chevroux. Various watersports can be tried here too such as sailing, swimming, canoeing, windsurfing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, diving and fishing. The area boasts a number of 18-hole golf courses and tennis, squash and badminton courts open to the public. Numerous restaurants, bars and cafes are located in the region offering local fare as well as international dishes. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drinks from the supermarkets and local grocery stores. Souvenirs such as hand-made crafts can be purchased from one of the many boutiques located in the area.

Places to visit on holiday to Fribourg Country, Switzerland

There are a number of interesting places to visit in this region with historic buildings and churches. The Gothic Cathedral of Saint Nicholas in Fribourg is noted for its fantastic stained glass windows. Visitors will find a number of museums in Fribourg as well including The Natural History Museum and the Swiss Museum of Marionettes. The city of Bern is just 30 minutes drive away from Fribourg and has many fantastic buildings including the Federal Palace, which houses the national parliament.

Weather in Fribourg Country, Switzerland

The warmest months in Fribourg Country are July and August with an average maximum high temperature of 23 degrees centigrade. Between December and February the average temperatures are around zero degrees centigrade. August is also the wettest month with an average of 129mm rainfall. The area receives plenty of snow throughout the skiing season.

Travel to Fribourg Country, Switzerland

Bern Regional Airport (BRN) is approximately 40 minutes drive away from Fribourg and has flights to and from Barcelona, Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Paris, Rotterdam and Vienna all year round, whilst there are also seasonal flights from London-Gatwick and Southampton. Alternatively Geneva International Airport (GVA) is approximately one hour and 30 minutes away in Geneva via the A1 road. A large number of airlines have flights to Geneva International Airport from various destinations across the world. easyJet covers the most cities including Amsterdam, Brussels, London, Madrid, Paris, Rome and Stockholm as well as many others. Car hire firms such as Alamo, Avis, Budget Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt are all represented at the airport, with desks in the Arrivals level.