Destination guide

Travel to scenic Brienz

Enjoy the history and other features of Brienz. Revered for its waterfalls, lake and hiking, this city is both scenic and walkable. Eiger and Trummelbach Falls are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Brienz

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Brienz a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brienzer Rothorn Gondola (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Rossweid Gondola (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Meiringen-Hasliberg Cable Car (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • First Cable Car (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Wasserwendi-Lischen-Käserstatt Cable Car (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Grindelwald Grund Gondola (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Brienz

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Brienz is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Eiger (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Trummelbach Falls (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Jungfraujoch (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Giessbach Falls (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Freilichtmuseum Ballenberg (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Lake Brienz (3.1 mi / 5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Brienz

Fly into Bern (BRN-Belp), the closest airport, located 28.2 mi (45.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Zurich (ZRH), which is 55.5 mi (89.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Brienz Station.

Where to stay near Brienz?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 527 holiday rentals near Brienz. From 441 Condos/Apartments to 41 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Brienz for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Brienz Church: 1,024 holiday rentals
  • Schweizer Holzbildhauerei Museum: 1,034 holiday rentals
  • Sessellift: 999 holiday rentals
  • Brienz Station: 1,029 holiday rentals
  • Rothorn Bahn: 1,030 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 441 Condos/Apartments in Brienz. Our other popular types of Brienz holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 41 holiday houses
  • Chalets: 35 holiday houses
  • Studios: 442 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Brienz?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 23 holiday homes with pool available in Brienz. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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