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Make a holiday rental apartment or self catering accommodation in Bavaria, Germany your home away from home

The wonderful Alpine scenery of Bavaria, Germany, is one of the main images people think of when they conjure up pictures of Germany. Traditional images of Lederhosen, oompah bands and large stone beer tankards are still found in Bavaria, and not for the benefit of tourists. Bavaria accommodation has always been among the most popular in Germany for tourists, and for good reason. The enviable lifestyle, incredible scenery and endless sport and leisure options make tourism in Bavaria simply magnificent, especially when staying in a traditional, self catering Bavaria holiday apartment, where you can relax in front of an open fire in the evening sipping on one of the famous Bavaria beer varieties.

Things to do on holiday in Bavaria, Germany

Throwing yourself into the Bavarian lifestyle is a hugely entertaining activity in itself. The legendary hospitality of the region means that you will be welcomed with open arms in everything you decide to do, and staying in a traditional Bavaria property will mean that you get a far better sense of what life here is really like.

The main reason that people first take holiday rental accommodation in Bavaria is for the world famous Munich famous beer festival, Oktoberfest. However, once you have taken self catering Bavarian accommodation once, you will almost certainly take it again for many years to come. Each of the major towns in Bavaria has endless opportunities to enjoy local beers, music and great fun nights out, especially the towns of Nuremburg, Regensburg and Passau.

The excellent living conditions and natural surroundings make Bavaria a very healthy place to be, and the range of spa centres and world renowned health resorts supports this notion.

Family holidays taking advantage of the space and freedom provided by a self catering holiday rental in Bavaria are made extra special by the recently completed Legoland Deutschland which is located just outside Gunzburg.

The magnificent scenery is only interrupted by fairytale castles, vibrant medieval towns and incredible buildings that look like they have been lifted straight from the front of a decorative chocolate box! The best way to tour from a Bavaria holiday rental is to take the famous ‘Romantic Road’, a 350km journey which takes you from the lowlands of the River Main to the heights of the Alps.

Bavarian accommodation is perfect for walking holidays and tours cycling in Bavaria. Many of the finest walking trails are named after the European kings who used to spend their time in Bavaria walking along them, past soaring, snow capped peaks, azure lakes and dark forests.

Places to holiday in Bavaria, Germany

When thinking of Bavaria, many of the images used by Bavaria tourism companies spring to mind, most of which will have come from the Upper Bavaria region, which is one of the most traditional places you can take a Bavaria holiday apartment.

If you are hoping to enjoy Alpine skiing whilst staying in Bavaria accommodation, Allgau will provide the perfect solution. The unspoilt landscape has somehow managed to stay free of tourist crowds, yet the stunning scenery and fairytale Neuschwanstein Castle manage to make almost every visitor’s photo album!

If you are not staying long in a Bavaria holiday apartment, then you should head towards Eastern Bavaria or the neighbouring region of Franconia, which will give you a little taste of all that is best about the region, including the scenery, lifestyle, spa retreats, fairytale castles, fantastic walking and excellent fishing, ensuring that you return to get better acquainted with the area.

Travel to Bavaria, Germany

Munich Airport (MUC) is the main entry point for British tourist trying to reach their self catering accommodation in Bavaria. The airport receives daily flights from Birmingham (BHX), Edinburgh (EDI), Glasgow (GLA),Londonand Manchester (MAN), provided by British Airways and easyJet.

    Very Good! 4.2/5
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    • 1 BA
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    Apartment #2464112
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      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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      Apartment #2538221
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        Wonderful! 4.9/5
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        Condo #775343
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          Exceptional! 5/5
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          Condo #2257609
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            • 1 BR
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            Apartment #2478113
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              • 1 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 2
              Apartment #2326723
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                • 1 BR
                • 1 BA
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                Apartment #531743
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                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                  • 3 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 6
                  Apartment #775857
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                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                    (60 reviews)
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                    • 1 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    Apartment #210223
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                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                      • 3 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 6
                      Apartment #2429005
                      10
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                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                        (40 reviews)
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                        • 1 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 3
                        Apartment #2329069
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                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
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                          Apartment #2367350
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                            Very Good! 4.2/5
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                            • 1 BA
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                            Apartment #1214930a
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                              Exceptional! 5/5
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Separate Toilet
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Apartment #2401792
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                              Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 4
                                Apartment #2471836
                                2
                                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Excellent! 4.4/5
                                  (17 reviews)
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                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Separate Toilet
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  Apartment #549874
                                  17
                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                    (137 reviews)
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                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 5
                                    Apartment #5306166
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                                    Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                      (68 reviews)
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                                      • 4 BR
                                      • 3 BA
                                      • Sleeps 10
                                      House #539343
                                      68
                                      Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Excellent! 4.6/5
                                        (7 reviews)
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                                        • 1 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 3
                                        Apartment #2399268
                                        7
                                        Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                          (11 reviews)
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                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 1 BA
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                                          House #2542215
                                          11
                                          Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                            • 1 BA
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                                            Apartment #769703
                                            15
                                            Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Exceptional! 5/5
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                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
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                                              Apartment #2496084
                                              13
                                              Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                • 3 BR
                                                • 1 BA
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                                                House #2531981
                                                15
                                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                  (20 reviews)
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                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
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                                                  Apartment #2553909
                                                  20
                                                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                    • 1 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
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                                                    Apartment #2564620
                                                    8
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                                                      Excellent! 4.3/5
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                                                      • 1 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
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                                                      Multiple rentals Apartment #2420629
                                                      9
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                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                        • 2 BR
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                                                        House #2497056
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                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                          (31 reviews)
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                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
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                                                          Apartment #3730434
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                                                            Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                                            • 4 BR
                                                            • 3 BA
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                                                            Multiple rentals Apartment #2351653
                                                            15
                                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
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                                                              Apartment #2553701
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                                                              Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
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                                                                Apartment #2553908
                                                                13
                                                                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (31 reviews)
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 5
                                                                  Multiple rentals Apartment #2097862
                                                                  31
                                                                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                    (23 reviews)
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                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                    Apartment #2450816
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                                                                    Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                      (14 reviews)
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                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 3
                                                                      Apartment #2552699
                                                                      14
                                                                      Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                        (17 reviews)
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Apartment #2123190
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                                                                        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                                                          • 1 BA
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                                                                          Apartment #2565608
                                                                          6
                                                                          Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                            (27 reviews)
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                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                                            House #2386190
                                                                            27
                                                                            Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                              (44 reviews)
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                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                                              Multiple rentals House #41299
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                                                                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                (31 reviews)
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                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
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                                                                                Multiple rentals Apartment #44125
                                                                                31
                                                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                  Villa #268604
                                                                                  14
                                                                                  Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                    (11 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 7
                                                                                    Apartment #2497265
                                                                                    11
                                                                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (12 reviews)
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                                                                                      • Studio
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 10
                                                                                      Chateau / Country House #2544680
                                                                                      12
                                                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                        (16 reviews)
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                                                                                        • Studio
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 2
                                                                                        Apartment #2556190
                                                                                        16
                                                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                                                          (16 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                                          Apartment #2060623
                                                                                          16
                                                                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                            (20 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            House #791016
                                                                                            20
                                                                                            Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                              (27 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Apartment #2389243
                                                                                              27
                                                                                              Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                                (27 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                Apartment #2443541
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                                                                                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                  (12 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  Apartment #2486989
                                                                                                  12
                                                                                                  Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                    (4 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                    Multiple rentals Apartment #2497745
                                                                                                    4
                                                                                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                      (6 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 9
                                                                                                      House #2564314
                                                                                                      6
                                                                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Beautiful Berchesgaden

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We had a lovely week in Schonau am Konigssee which was an excellent location for exploring the Obersalzburg area. The house was perfect for our needs, comfortable and well equipped. The views are amazing and there is so much to see and do in the immediate area. we hope to return and continue exploring this region.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: May 06, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017

                                                                                                      Perfect for a small family

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      We found the apartment very comfortable, with everything we needed for a few days. The surroundings are beautiful. We would come back to stay here and would recommend.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Mar 2017