Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Meissen

Take a holiday to Meissen and enjoy the area's history, theatre scene and monuments. Travellers to this trendy city praise the museums, cathedral and riverfront. Zwinger Palace and Semper Opera House are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Meissen

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Meissen a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Meissen Porcelain Factory (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Loessnitzbad (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Hofloessnitz Vineyard Museum (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Wildgehege Moritzburg (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Altzella Monastery Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Kulturzentrum Strasse E (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Meissen

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Meissen is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Grosser Garten (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Loessnitzbad (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Wildgehege Moritzburg (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Altzella Monastery Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Luckner Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Citybeach Dresden (13 mi / 20.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Meissen

The nearest airport is in Dresden (DRS), located 13 mi (21 km) from the city centre.

You can see more of Meissen by jumping on the metro at Meißen Altstadt S-Bahn, Meißen S-Bahn or Meißen Triebischtal S-Bahn.

Where to stay near Meissen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 117 holiday rentals near Meissen. From 82 Condos/Apartments to 11 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Meissen for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Meissen?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Meissen:

  • Friedrichstadt: 64 holiday homes
  • Cotta: 71 holiday homes
  • Pieschen: 66 holiday homes
  • Gompitz: 19 holiday homes
  • Trachau: 18 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Theater Meissen: 504 holiday rentals
  • Meißen Altstadt S-Bahn: 504 holiday rentals
  • Markt: 517 holiday rentals
  • Meissen Porcelain Museum: 505 holiday rentals
  • City Museum Meissen: 504 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Meissen 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 Condos/Apartments in Meissen?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 82 Condos/Apartments in Meissen. Our other popular types of Meissen holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 11 holiday houses
  • Studios: 82 holiday houses
  • Hotels: 21 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Meissen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Meissen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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