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Best Vacation Rentals and Apartments in Switzerland

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Val-D'illiez, Valais
Vacation Rental • 240 m² • 8 Bedrooms
(22 reviews)
"Chalet Saint Joseph", 9-room chalet 240 m2 on 4 levels. Cosy and wooden furniture furnishings: living room with open-hearth fireplace and satellite TV (flat screen), DVD. Exit to the balcony. 1 room with 2 beds (90 cm, length 200 cm). Open kitchen (oven, dishwasher, 4 ceramic glass hob hotplates, toaster, kettle, microwave, freezer, electric coffee machine, raclette grill, fondue Set (cheese)). Exit to the terrace. Shower/WC. On the lower ground floor: shower, sep. WC, Sauna. Oil heating. 2nd upper floor: 1 room with 2 beds (90 cm, length 200 cm), shower/WC. 1 room with 2 beds (90 cm, leng...
from CA$525 / night
Saas-Grund, Valais
Vacation Rental • 18 m² • 1 Bedroom
(3 reviews)
1-room "Häuschen Stadel", house, detached, for 2 people, 18 m2, on the ground floor, simple furnishings.Living/sleeping room with satellite TV, radio and dining-table. Smoking not allowed. Internet (Wireless LAN [WLAN]). 1 double bed.Open kitchen with 4 hot plates, micro wave, oven, grill, dining table, fridge and deep freezer.Shower/WC.Patio 50 m2, terrace furniture, 2 deck chairs.Other equipment: hair dryer.
from CA$100 / night
Hérémence, Valais
Vacation Rental • 220 m² • 5 Bedrooms
(2 reviews)
Surface area : about 220 m². Living room with settee, fireplace. Bedroom with 2 bunk beds. 2 bedrooms with double bed. 2 bedrooms with 2 twin beds. Open-plan kitchen with 2 special heaters to prepare La Fondue, kettle, coffee machine, oven, toaster, dishwasher, microwave, electric mixer, vitroceramics cooking rings, fridge-freezer. 4 shower rooms with shower, WC. Bathroom with bath-tub, WC. Balcony. Terrace. washing machine, dryer. The beds in elevation are not suitable for children under 6 years.
from CA$352 / night

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Prices and availability

Vacation rental prices in Switzerland

CA$442for 11 Feb - 18 Feb
CA$390 annual average
Average price per week

Vacation rentals availability in Switzerland

15%for 11 Feb - 18 Feb
45% annual average
Percentage of available rentals

Vacation rentals in Switzerland

Luxurious vacation rentals in Switzerland

Switzerland is a perfect vacation destination for history lovers, nature seekers, and explorers. Are you looking for the best areas to stay during your vacation? You can find vacation rental near various sites of interest. Reside at Zurich, one of the largest cities in the locality where you can check out some art galleries and museums. If you are on a budget, stay in Bern, a charming old town with cultural heritage sites. If you need to enjoy natural beauty in a serene environment, then you may want to reside in Interlaken. To escape the busy city traffics, consider staying in one of the house rentals in Grindelwald.

Charming vacation rentals with fabulous facilities

If you choose to reside in vacation rentals during your vacation, there are various options in the beautiful mountains in Sion which provide a perfect environment for relaxation. The rentals offer room for all whether you are on a family vacation, group tours or on solo travel. You are guaranteed privacy; you can enjoy your time in the beautiful places away from crowds and prying eyes. You will get a chance to eat healthier and spend less, as the house rentals come with a fully equipped kitchen. They also provide added amenities including green yards suitable for your pets and kids, private pools, access to clubhouses, gym, wifi, and enough parking spaces.

Vacations in Switzerland

The area and getting around

A fun-filled country

Switzerland is one of the most beautiful countries in Europe, surrounded by the Alps mountain range at the South and Eastern side and the Jura mountains in the North. The fascinating landscapes make the area worth visiting to explore various leafy forests, beautiful valleys, charming villages, and outstanding lakes. Do you want to shop? Visit Geneva, where you will find multiple collections of vintage clothing, home decor, and art galleries. When it comes to local cuisines, there is much to enjoy, try out some risotto in Ticino, and cheese fondue at the mountains of Valais. You can't miss out on the best nightlife around from music concerts, pubs, and clubs at Basel, Lausanne, and Luzern.

The outstanding areas around

Switzerland is a fabulous destination with spectacular cities and villages which offer different experiences. Jungfraujoch is one of the most beautiful places around that offers excellent views of Eiger Glacier. Zermatt is in the Southwest part of the country and is a haven for mountaineers, rock climbers, and ski lovers. Appenzell is a traditional village with colourful facades and architecture, which indicates the country's ancient look. Engelberg is a hidden gem and home to fascinating landscapes, charming ski sports, and delicious cheese. If you want to see the world-famous waterfalls, then head to the Lauterbrunnen, a valley with huge cliffs and massive waterfalls flowing down the valleys.

Travellers and activities

Switzerland for hiking

Switzerland is blessed with beautiful natural environments, which provide hiking spaces ranging from technical treks to scenic walks. Hike at the Eiger trail in Interlaken surrounded by fantastic peaks. View the rock cirque with a crescent shape by hiking at Creux Du Van a short distance from Neuchatel. Saas-Fee Hohenweg is another incredible hiking spot surrounded by high peaks, blue mountain lakes, and glaciers. If you need some bit of exercise and incredible views, hike through the Charles Kuonen suspension bridge.

Switzerland for family vacations

The destination offers numerous spots for families to hike, play, and discover the best zoos and museums around. Visit the Zoo Zurich to see various animal species, including penguins and snow leopards. Go to the Swiss museum and dive into the areas' history and culture. You can also visit the Dinosaur Museum in Aathal where your kids can learn ancient stories as they explore various bones and fossils. Take your kids to St. Gallen, to learn some Swiss craft like chocolate making. Don't miss out on the sweet water Aquarium in Lausanne where your family can discover fish species, amphibians, and komodo dragons.

Did you know that Switzerland has around 208 mountains and the highest number of peaks in Europe?

Top 5 travel tips in Switzerland

1.Go for hiking

Enjoy hiking at the top of mount Pilatus and have breathtaking views as you look over the Swiss Alps. There are other more accessible trails on the northern side.

2.Enjoy Skiing

Ski down the top-class slopes of the iconic tooth-shaped Matterhorn. It is thrilling to schuss down more than 300 kilometres on the slopes.

3.Have some wine

Pass by the caves of Ouvertes and sample some fine wine. Also, visit Lavaux a 12-kilometres vineyard for wine tasting.

4.Have some chocolate treats

Switzerland is home to the world's oldest chocolate-making factory, Maison Cailler. You can also buy more packets at the local chocolatiers for more delicacies.

5.Go for boat trips

Experience the famous Rhine Falls via boat trips for adventure trail. It is heart-pumping getting to the falls or sitting on the platform as you view the gushing water.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals and Apartments in Switzerland

How much do you pay on average for vacation rentals in Switzerland?

Switzerland is one of the most expensive countries in Europe. The price for a vacation rental is about CA$319.69 per night.

Which month allows you to save the most on vacation rentals?

Travelers who want to save as much as possible visit Switzerland in November, October, and May, which are the months that offer the most discount, with average prices of CA$296.9, CA$298.49, and CA$301.43 per night, respectively, based on data collected in 2020.

During which months are vacation rentals more expensive in Switzerland?

When it comes to looking for a vacation rental in Switzerland, the months when it is most expensive are, in order of highest to lowest, August, July and February, with average prices per night of CA$352.62, CA$350.32, and CA$335.79, respectively.

Are there usually many vacation rentals available in Switzerland?

In order to not have problems finding accommodation in Switzerland, we recommend you to think ahead as 55% of rentals are usually booked, according to last year's data.

Which months offer the highest availability?

April, May and September are, in order of highest to lowest, the months offering the largest number of accommodations free, with respective average availability figures of 56.5%, 55.8%, and 55%.

When are there fewer vacation rental options available in Switzerland?

Vacation rentals in Switzerland reach their peak in demand in February, with an availability rate of 21.8%. The second most requested month is January, with 29%, and the third is July with 30.25%.

How many vacation rentals are there in Switzerland?

In Switzerland we have a comprehensive catalogue of around 13000 properties, with options of all kinds, thanks to our 56 local and international providers.

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