Where to stay around Dresden?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,295 holiday lettings near Dresden. From 981 Flats to 978 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dresden for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Dresden?

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

  • Poland: 4,941 holiday homes
  • Czechia: 2,927 holiday homes
  • Dresden: 588 holiday homes
  • Brandenburg: 1,852 holiday homes
  • Freiberg: 33 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Dresden! 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 Dresden?

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

  • Dresden: 588 holiday lettings
  • Freiberg: 33 holiday lettings
  • Rothenburg: 35 holiday lettings
  • Turnov: 95 holiday lettings
  • Chemnitz: 77 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 Dresden?

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 Dresden are:

  • Bautzen Airport (BBJ): 131 self catering accommodations
  • Zittau (ZIT): 78 self catering accommodations
  • Dresden Airport (DRS): 565 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 Dresden?

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

  • Spreewald: 261 holiday rentals
  • Toskana Therme Bad Schandau: 522 holiday rentals
  • Bad Schandau: 347 holiday rentals
  • Saxon Switzerland National Park: 354 holiday rentals
  • Wolkenstein Castle: 269 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dresden 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.

Dresden is a German city that is situated close to the Czech border. This was once the residence of the esteemed Kings of Saxony and because this was a royal city the architecture was grand and highly ornate. Its royal heritage and stunning architectural value gained this city the reputation of ‘Jewel Box’. Much of this original architecture in the heart of the city was destroyed by an allied air strike during World War II however over the years following the war the city has been rebuilt and redeveloped, and in some areas parts of the old city have been remodelled and brought to life again once more. Dresden area cottages make a great choice of accommodation when choosing this area for your holiday as cottages in Dresden area have enough space for all of the family.


Since the reunification of East and West Germany in 1990 the city of Dresden has once again become known as a city rich in culture. Apartments in Dresden area can offer a taste of what life is really like in this city. All of the holiday accommodation in Dresden area offers a mixture of culture and tradition from both sides of the Berlin Wall, so you will be experiencing the very best of both aspects of the German culture.

A Green City

Unusually for a city, Dresden is regarded as being one of the greenest cities in the world, such is the abundance of vegetation and forests. Filled with open spaces, parks, forests and nature reserves you can often get the feeling that you are not really in a big city at all. Holiday rentals in Dresden area are popular because of this landscaping, offering the best of the urban and the rural landscape combined. This is an energising and exciting city and as such holiday homes in Dresden area are always much sought after so be sure to get in early if you don’t want to risk a mundane hotel stay.