Destination guide

Travel to historical Altstadt

Come and experience Altstadt and its museums, history and opera. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and local tours, this romantic city won't disappoint. Albertinum, Semper Opera House and Old Masters Picture Gallery are a few of the top cultural sights. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Altstadt

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Altstadt a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dresden Park Railway (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Dresden Zoo (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Nordbad Dresden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • ASP Panama (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Dresden Panometer (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Kulturzentrum Strasse E (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Altstadt

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Altstadt is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Grosser Garten (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Dresden Botanical Garden (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Rose Garden (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Herzogin Garten (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Citybeach Dresden (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Dresden Elbe Valley (1.9 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Altstadt

Fly into Dresden (DRS), the closest airport, located 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Dresden Mitte Station. You can see more of Altstadt by catching a ride on the metro at Strassburger Platz Station, Deutsches Hygiene-Museum Station or St.-Benno-Gymnasium Station.

Where to stay near Altstadt?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 159 holiday rentals near Altstadt. From 4 Houses to 124 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Altstadt for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Altstadt:

  • Friedrichstadt: 67 holiday homes
  • Kleinzschachwitz: 27 holiday homes
  • Cotta: 73 holiday homes
  • Pieschen: 63 holiday homes
  • Gompitz: 20 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 Altstadt?

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

  • Dresden (XIR-Dresden Central Train Station): 842 holiday rentals
  • Prager Strasse Station: 836 holiday rentals
  • Dresden City Museum: 835 holiday rentals
  • Dresden Park Railway: 856 holiday rentals
  • Gret-Palucca-Strasse Station: 848 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Altstadt 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 Altstadt?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 4 Houses in Altstadt. Our other popular types of Altstadt holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 124 holiday houses
  • Studios: 124 holiday houses
  • Hotels: 30 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Altstadt?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 153 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Altstadt. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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