Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Aarau

The area's monuments and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Aarau. Well known for its spas, parks and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Aarau

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Aarau has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fricktal Golf Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Sole Uno (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Trampolino (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Langenthal Deer Park (17 mi / 27.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Aarau

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Aarau is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kasino Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Eptingen Lookout Point (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Strohmuseum Im Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Lake Hallwil (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Aarau

The nearest airport is in Zurich (ZRH), located 24.6 mi (39.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Basel (BSL-EuroAirport), which is 27.8 mi (44.8 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Aarau Station.

Where to stay near Aarau?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 15 holiday rentals near Aarau. From 11 Condos/Apartments to 3 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Aarau for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Aarau Church: 43 holiday rentals
  • Aargau Art Museum: 42 holiday rentals
  • Kasino Park: 43 holiday rentals
  • Naturama Aargau Museum: 44 holiday rentals
  • Aarau Station: 43 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Aarau listed on HomeAway 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 Aarau?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 11 Condos/Apartments in Aarau. Our other popular types of Aarau holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Studios: 10 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Aarau?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Aarau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.