Destination guide

The historical city of Montreux awaits you

The area's history and live music are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Montreux. Well known for its lake, shopping and restaurants, this romantic city won't disappoint. Freddie Mercury Statue and Aigle Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Montreux

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Montreux a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Evian Thermal Spa (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Marmot's Paradise (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Leysin Ski Resort (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Leysin-Berneuse Gondola (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Golf Club Montreux (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Golf de Lavaux (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Montreux

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Montreux. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tanay Lake (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Zen Garden (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Glacier 3000 (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Source Cachat (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Peak Walk (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Parc Bourget (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Montreux

The nearest airport is in Sion (SIR), located 25 mi (40.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), which is 40.7 mi (65.5 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Montreux Station, Montreux Chernex Station and Montreux Caux Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Montreux?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 301 holiday rentals around Montreux. From 203 Condos/Apartments to 34 Chalets, 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 Montreux is on Stayz.

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

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 Montreux:

  • Montreux City Centre: 27 holiday homes
  • Avoriaz: 519 holiday homes
  • Ovronnaz: 144 holiday homes
  • Villars-sur-Ollon: 247 holiday homes
  • Station de Drouzin le Mont: 28 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 Montreux?

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

  • Montreux (ZJP-Montreux Train Station): 972 holiday rentals
  • Montreux Convention Center: 963 holiday rentals
  • Musée de Montreux: 959 holiday rentals
  • Place du Marche: 970 holiday rentals
  • Freddie Mercury Statue: 968 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 203 Condos/Apartments in Montreux. Our other popular types of Montreux holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 34 holiday houses
  • Houses: 42 holiday houses
  • Villas: 10 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Montreux?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 27 holiday homes with pool available in Montreux. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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