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Vacation rentals in Switzerland

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Cozy, unique & stylish next to lake and mountains
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Entire rental unit · 2 guests · 1 bed · 1 bath

Cozy, unique & stylish next to lake and mountains(Reservations max. 6 months in advance). The perfect place for those seeking peace and quiet and lovers of nature and beautiful spaces. This exclusive apartment is located on the top floor of a completely renovated detached farmhouse. Hiking or skiing … shopping or sightseeing in Lucerne or Interlaken ... or simply enjoy the lake in its shimmering colors. The house is surrounded by countless opportunities to discover Central Switzerland. The place for a break, vacation or the perfect honeymoon.

Apartment with dream view and wellness
Entire rental unit · 2 guests · 1 bed · 1 bath

Apartment with dream view and wellnessSehnen Sie sich nach Natur, Ruhe, Wellness, Aussicht auf die Berge und Sonne oberhalb der Nebelgrenze an einer exklusiven Lage? Möchten Sie die Schweiz kennenlernen von einem zentralen Standort aus? Suchen Sie eine (Ferien-) Wohnung kombiniert mit einem voll ausgestattetem Arbeitsplatz? Dann sind Sie bei uns genau richtig! Geniessen Sie einfach nur die schöne Aussicht mit dem Vogelgesang oder machen Sie (Schnee-)Wanderungen, Biketouren, Klettertrips, Langlaufen oder Ausflüge in der Schweiz.

Modern accommodation with panoramic views of Lake Thun
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Entire rental unit · 4 guests · 4 beds · 1 bath

Modern accommodation with panoramic views of Lake ThunDas gemütliche und moderne Appartement mit Panoramasicht auf den Thunersee befindet sich im UG eines neu renovierten Ferienhauses. Es liegt in ruhigem Dorfteil und ist Ausgangspunkt für Ausflüge auf Berge und Seen. Ideal für 4 Pers. Terrasse mit Seeblick und 2 Liegestühlen sowie grosser Grillstelle mit Holz Inkl. Panoramakarte (div. Vergünstigungen) In der Nähe: Busstation Krattigen Dorf/Post (4 Gehminuten), Dorfladen, Sportplatz, Wanderwege, Thun, Spiez, Aeschi, Interlaken, Beatenberg, Bern

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Popular amenities for Switzerland vacation rentals

  • Kitchen
  • Wifi
  • Pool
  • Free parking on premises
  • Air conditioning

Other great vacation rentals in Switzerland

SUPERHOST
  1. Entire chalet
  2. Seewis im Prättigau
Romantic chalet in the ski and hiking area, near public transport
G$20,589 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire loft
  2. Bonaduz
Dream loft maisonette apartment
G$43,466 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Langnau im Emmental
Recreation and silence with a view over the Alps
G$24,936 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Naters
Chalet Geimen: nostalgic and modern style!
G$29,408 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Fieschertal
Chalet Moosji Fieschertal Der Frühling ist da
G$9,151 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Grengiols
Cozy apartment hiking/biking paradises🚴 】 房
G$18,301 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Vico Morcote
Includes Waterbike & New with Large Terrace
G$39,542 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Emmetten
Vacation rental Gmiätili
G$26,308 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire guesthouse
  2. Leysin
Studio Terrace Unique view of the Vaud Alps
G$21,767 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Oberried am Brienzersee
Chill Pill Lakeside with fantastic views
G$23,529 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire chalet
  2. Goppisberg
Majestic Mountain View
G$22,877 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire chalet
  2. Grône
Chalet surrounded by nature with magnificent views
G$27,120 per night

Your guide to Switzerland

Welcome to Switzerland

There’s a version of Switzerland many know from storybooks: soaring alps covered in pristine snow, picturesque villages nestled among green pastures dotted with wildflowers, and peaked castles reflected in expansive lakes. You can find that wonderland here — alongside hardy skiers, pots of warm fondue, and packets of sweet milk chocolate — but Switzerland has a thrillingly urbane side, too. Medieval and modern architecture mingle in chic metropolitan centers Zurich, Geneva, and Basel, which pulse with cutting-edge culture and nightlife. Ringed by Germany, France, and Italy, Switzerland exudes a truly international culture, and ritzy après-ski scenes and opulent lakeside resort towns rival any European locale for sheer luxury. Yet it remains tough to compete with the natural allure of the country, whose landscape boasts glaciers, mighty rivers, more than 1,000 lakes, and pastoral plateaus.


How do I get around Switzerland?

Zurich Airport (ZRH) is the country’s largest international air hub. There are also major airports in Basel — EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg (BSL) — and Geneva (GVA). Many visitors rent cars to explore the scenic beauty of Switzerland, but this is also a country with excellent transportation options, including a comprehensive rail network and a fleet of smaller airports servicing other regions of the country such as Lugano and Bern. A Swiss Travel Pass, which can be purchased online and loaded on your phone, gets you unlimited rides on rail, bus, and boat networks as well as discounted admission to museums and other cultural attractions.


When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Switzerland?

Deciding when to go to Switzerland depends on how you want to optimize your trip. Spring is verdant and summer is warm and sunny. Temperatures are cool in the fall during harvest season, and in winter it’s brisk and snow falls in the mountains. Winter, of course, is the ideal time for snow sports and coziness. The country doesn’t experience extreme weather, and a suitcase packed with layers will see you through most seasons. Switzerland is host to world-class events year round, including the Ski World Cup in Wengen in January; the Lucerne Festival, a massive celebration of classical music that takes place in Lucerne every August and September; and the legendary Art Basel, which alights in the eponymous city in September, showcasing thousands of artworks from around the world.


What are the top things to do in Switzerland?

Zurich

Cosmopolitan Zurich is Switzerland’s largest and perhaps most fascinating city. Renowned for its hip atmosphere, it’s also an eminently liveable place with a free bike-sharing program. Spend your days among the significant art collections of the Kunsthaus and the Rietberg museums and your nights at Zürich-West, a former industrial hub reimagined as a nexus of nightlife and culture.

Schloss Chillon

A trip to stunning Lake Geneva isn’t complete without a visit to this elegant fortress. Get a sense of Switzerland’s medieval past at this 25-building castle from which royals once gazed down upon their kingdom. Guided tours will take you past 14th-century wall paintings and into subterranean chambers. Nighttime events allow visitors to explore the compound until midnight.

Take a train trip

One of the prettiest and most relaxing ways to cover a lot of ground in Switzerland is by rail. Hop aboard the Glacier Express to swoosh through wintry Alpine landscapes featuring staggering peaks and glacial lakes. The Bernina Express threads through varied landscapes and picturesque towns and features open-air cars in the summer.