Where to stay around Dresden?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 568 holiday lettings near Dresden. From 461 apartments to 75 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 Dresden is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dresden?

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

  • Pillnitz Castle and Park: 747 holiday lettings
  • District Court of Dresden: 655 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Dresden Romanticism: 646 holiday lettings
  • Altmarkt-Galerie Dresden: 651 holiday lettings
  • Goldener Reiter: 644 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dresden 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 Dresden?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 461 apartments in Dresden. Our other popular types of Dresden holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 75 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dresden?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 31 holiday homes with pool available in Dresden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Dresden, Germany Your Home Away From Home

    The busy capital city of the Free State of Saxony in Germany, Dresden, is a popular and vibrant place which attracts many different travellers to its streets every year. The best thing about a Dresden holiday is that it can be as relaxing or as busy as you want it to be with a myriad of attractions and sights in the city and its surrounding area. It is guaranteed that a Dresden holiday rental apartment will give you some of the most stunning views of the busy city as well as all of the comforts you need to make your trip enjoyable and unforgettably relaxing.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Dresden, Germany

    A Dresden holiday certainly has a lot to offer in terms of things to see and do. For those who love being outdoors there are activities available in the city such as walking, cycling, roller-blading and tennis. Swimming, ice skating and roller skating are activities that are available on an indoors basis in the city. Attractions worth seeing when on a Dresden holiday include Dresden Zoo, Dresden Castle, the Hofkirche and the German Hygiene Museum.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Dresden, Germany

    If your weary body has enough energy to leave the city and travel further afield, then you can leave your Dresden holiday rental apartment behind for the day and head to the wonderful city of Chemnitz which is approximately an hour away. Chemnitz is filled with some wonderful attractions including an impressive petrified forest, contained in the Kulturkaufhaus Tietz centre in the city, the Chemnitz Industrial Museum and the smallest castle in Saxony, Burg Rabenstein.

    Weather in Dresden, Germany

    If you are now convinced that booking a fantastic Dresden holiday rental apartment is the right way to go then you will be even more delighted to learn that you can expect to enjoy some fabulous weather too. The warmest months of the year to have a Dresden Area holiday are usually July and August when the temperature can soar to a pleasant 24°C. The winter months of December, January and February see the temperature drop to anywhere between -1° and 4°C. The annual rainfall amount for the city is 24 inches.

    Travel to Dresden, Germany Travellers about to embark on a Dresden holiday can start their trip by arriving at Dresden Airport (DRS) which is situated on the outskirts of the city. Air operators that can provide cheap, regular flights to the city include Lufthansa, BMI and Swiss Airlines. Passengers can leave the UK from various airports including London Heathrow (LHR), Edinburgh (EDI), Birmingham (BHX), Manchester (MAN) and Bristol (BRS).

    Activities and attractions in and around Dresden

    Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Dresden a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Dresden Park Railway (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
    • Dresden Zoo (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Nordbad Dresden (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • ASP Panama (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Kulturzentrum Strasse E (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Dresden Panometer (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Dresden

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Dresden is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Grosser Garten (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Herzogin Garten (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Rose Garden (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Dresden Botanical Garden (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Citybeach Dresden (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Dresden Elbe Valley (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)