Destination guide

Travel to culturally rich Chemnitz

Come and experience Chemnitz and its museums, culture and history. This city's monuments, opera houses and local tours draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Chemnitz

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Chemnitz has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Klein-Erzgebirge Miniature Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Greifensteine Water Park (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Aqua Marien Water Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Golf Club Zwickau (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Johannisbad Zwickau (20 mi / 32.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Chemnitz

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Chemnitz is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Heinrich-Heine-Park (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Max-Vogler-Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Rochlitzer Berg (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Bismarck-Hain (23.4 mi / 37.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Chemnitz

The nearest airport is in Dresden (DRS), located 41.9 mi (67.5 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Chemnitz Zentralhaltestelle Station, Chemnitz Moritzhof Station and Chemnitz Annenstraße Station are the main stations in the city. Catch a ride on the metro at Brückenstraße/Freie Presse Tram Stop to easily navigate the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Chemnitz?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 112 holiday lettings around Chemnitz. From 89 flats & apartments to 21 houses, 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Chemnitz?

There's something kind of special about country living. If you're a born-and-bred city dweller yearning for a bit of rural life, let us give you a helping hand. HomeAway has 30 rural rental properties in this destination. On the hunt for something a little different? See if any of our other properties tickle your fancy. Our range here includes:

  • 21 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 17 mountainside holiday accommodation options.
  • 8 town holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Chemnitz?

Having space to spread out your things, home-cooked meals, lofty views — if any of this appeals to you, an apartment is an awesome option. HomeAway has 78 for you to browse through here. If you make your booking quickly, you could spend as little as £17 per night. Or maybe you'd rather try one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Hotel: 29 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £43 per night.
  • House: 17 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £43 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 5 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £29 per night.

Can I stay in Chemnitz in a large group?

The recipe for the perfect escape is catching up with close friends and family in an amazing new place. If you'll be hitting the road with a large group, HomeAway can help out. The favourite option for big groups here are apartment holiday rentals, and you'll find 9 currently listed. If you are hoping to stay in a big group, the holiday rental options that are suitable for you include:

  • Looking for properties that can fit 6 people? We have 26 that will be suitable. Prices begin from just £39 per night.
  • If you've got 5 in your crew, you'll be delighted to find out that there are 20 holiday rentals that are suitable. Prices begin at just £25 a night.
  • Going away with 7 guests? We offer 10 holiday rentals that will be ideal. Prices begin at just £17 a night.

You and the squad will be well looked after when you organise your Chemnitz holiday through us!

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