Destination guide

Travel to historical Zug

Enjoy the area's history, theatre scene and museums with a rental holiday home in Zug. Renowned for its lake, mountain views and coffee shops, this city welcomes all visitors. Swiss Transportation Museum and Loewenplatz are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Zug

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Zug 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:

  • Zoo Zurich (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Kuessnacht am Rigi Cable Car (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Stuckli Rondo Revolving Gondola (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Brunni Ski Resort (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Golf & Country Club Zurich (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Alpamare Water Park (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Zug

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Zug is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Pilatus (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Lake Zug (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Seleger Moor (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Ageri Lake (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Langenberg Wildlife Park Zurich (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Rumensee (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Zug

The nearest airport is in Zurich (ZRH), located 19.9 mi (32 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Zug Station.

Where to stay near Zug?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 110 holiday rentals near Zug. From 11 Houses to 86 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Zug for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Zug:

  • Old Town: 42 holiday homes
  • Enge: 29 holiday homes
  • Mühlebach: 16 holiday homes
  • Zurich Town Hall: 17 holiday homes
  • District 5: 78 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 Zug?

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

  • Zug (ZLM-Zug Train Station): 454 holiday rentals
  • Zug Trade Fair: 455 holiday rentals
  • Metalli Shopping Centre: 454 holiday rentals
  • Bossard Arena: 455 holiday rentals
  • Landsgemeindeplatz: 462 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Zug 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 Houses in Zug?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 11 Houses in Zug. Our other popular types of Zug holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 86 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Studios: 85 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Zug?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 19 holiday homes with pool available in Zug. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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