Schwangau, Germany

Schwangau, Germany

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Where to stay around Schwangau?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 252 holiday lettings near Schwangau. From 188 apartments to 52 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 Schwangau is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Neuschwanstein Castle: 687 holiday lettings
  • Königliche Kristall-Therme Schwangau: 680 holiday lettings
  • Hohenschwangau Castle: 691 holiday lettings
  • Tegelberg Tram: 684 holiday lettings
  • Museum of the History of Wittelsbach: 691 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 188 apartments in Schwangau. Our other popular types of Schwangau holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 52 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Schwangau?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 21 holiday homes with pool available in Schwangau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in Schwangau puts you near all of the activities and adventures that make a visit to this area so desirable.

    Schwangau offers such a variety of attractions and activities that many people choose a holiday to Schwangau over and over again. Winter, spring, summer and fall all offer their own set of things to do. A holiday rental home in Schwangau will give you all of the comforts of home whilst acting as a home base for your adventures.  

    Things to do on holiday to Schwangau

    There are so many activities in and near Schwangau that you could stay for weeks and never do the same thing twice. No matter what time of the year you choose to holiday to Schwangau, there is plenty to do. In the winter, you can ski, ride a toboggan down a snowy hill or partake in a number of other winter sports. During the summer, consider hiking in the mountains, swimming in the lake or biking on one of the many trails. There are thermal baths available all year long, and you must be sure to visit at least one of the many market places where craftsmen sell their goods. For a unique and truly unforgettable adventure, consider taking a balloon ride over the famous Castle Neuschwanstein. It’s a fabulous way to see this well loved landmark.

    Places to visit on holiday to Schwangau

    The aforementioned Castle Neuschwanstein is a must see for many on holiday to Schwangau. Building began in 1868. King Ludwig, who was having the castle built, died before it was completed. Today, visitors are amazed by the sheer size and amazing views. For those who enjoy adventures out of doors, a visit to Tegelberg Mountain is a wonderful choice. You can hike up the mountain or, if that is too strenuous, a cable car can take you to the top where you can enjoy incredible views of the Alps and watch paragliders soaring through the air. The most experienced of climbers may choose to climb all the way to the top of the mountain.

    Weather in Schwangau

    One of the great things about Schwangau is the changes in weather. It is these changes that provide great skiing in the winter and hiking and cycling in the spring and summer. The average high temperatures in the summer are between 22 and 24 degrees. The average high in the winter is between 5 and 8 degrees. There is some precipitation each month, with June and July being the wettest months with about 19 rainy days each.

    Travel to Schwangau

    Travellers to Schwangau usually fly into Munich International Airport, which is located about 155 km away. From there you can travel by car or train. Fuessen is the closest train station, located about 3 km from Schwangau.

    Attractions in and around Schwangau

    Looking for things to do while you're in Schwangau? Don't miss landmarks such as Neuschwanstein Castle and Hohenschwangau Castle, and unique cultural highlights such as Museum of the History of Wittelsbach. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as Vilsalpsee Lake, Zugspitze and Fern Pass. Winter activities that you might appreciate include visiting Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort. Also consider a visit to the region's top places to see such as Linderhof Palace and Ettal Abbey.