Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Dresden

Come and experience Dresden and its museums, history and monuments. Renowned for its opera houses, shopping and local tours, this city welcomes all visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Albertinum, Semper Opera House or Old Masters Picture Gallery. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Dresden

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 check out everything that makes Dresden a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dresden Park Railway (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Dresden Zoo (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Nordbad Dresden (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • ASP Panama (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Kulturzentrum Strasse E (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Dresden Panometer (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Dresden

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

  • Grosser Garten (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Herzogin Garten (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Rose Garden (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Dresden Botanical Garden (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Citybeach Dresden (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Dresden Elbe Valley (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Dresden

Fly into Dresden (DRS), the closest airport, located 5.1 mi (8.3 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Dresden Mitte Station, Dresden Central Station and Dresden-Neustadt S-Bahn are the main stations that serve the city. You can see more of Dresden by jumping on the metro at Altmarkt Station, Theaterplatz Station or Pirnaischer Platz Station.

Where to stay near Dresden?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 687 holiday rentals near Dresden. From 507 Condos/Apartments to 80 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dresden for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Dresden:

  • Friedrichstadt: 65 holiday homes
  • Kleinzschachwitz: 26 holiday homes
  • Cotta: 73 holiday homes
  • Pieschen: 64 holiday homes
  • Gompitz: 19 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 Dresden?

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

  • Garrison Church of St. Martin: 772 holiday rentals
  • Dresden (XIR-Dresden Central Train Station): 849 holiday rentals
  • Dresden-Neustadt Station: 809 holiday rentals
  • Dresden Elbe Valley: 907 holiday rentals
  • Prager Strasse Station: 833 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 507 Condos/Apartments in Dresden. Our other popular types of Dresden holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 80 holiday houses
  • Villas: 6 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 12 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 Dresden?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in Dresden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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