Destination guide

The majestic setting of Stans is ready to explore

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Stans. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its skiing and restaurants. Mount Pilatus and Swiss Transportation Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Stans

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Stans has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dallenwil-Wirzweli Cable Car (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • St. Jacob Cable Car (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Kuessnacht am Rigi Cable Car (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Engelberg-Titlis Ski Resort (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Fuerenalp Cable Car (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Melchsee-Frutt Ski Resort (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Stans

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Stans is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Pilatus (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Hammetschwand Lift (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Lake Side Promenade (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Emmetten-Stockhuette Cable Car (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Glacier Garden (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Emetten-Niederbauen Cable Car (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Stans

The nearest airport is in Zurich (ZRH), located 35.4 mi (56.9 km) from the city centre.

Catch a ride on the metro at Stans Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Stans?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 444 holiday rentals around Stans. From 15 Houses to 408 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Stans is on Stayz.

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Stans. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Stanserhorn Cable Car: 738 holiday rentals
  • Luftseilbahn Stanserhorn: 741 holiday rentals
  • Stans Station: 736 holiday rentals
  • Lucerne Station: 544 holiday rentals
  • Lucerne (QLJ-Lucerne Train Station): 544 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Stans listed on Stayz 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 Houses in Stans?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 15 Houses in Stans. Our other popular types of Stans holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 408 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Chalets: 3 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Stans?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Stans. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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