Destination guide

Take in the lush beauty of Solothurn

Come and experience Solothurn and its museums, festivals and art galleries. Renowned for its forests, riverfront and cycling, this city welcomes all visitors. 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.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Solothurn

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Solothurn is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sainte-Catherine Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • L'Ecole du Clos Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • City Park (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Lake Bienne (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Lake Biel (20.1 mi / 32.4 km)

Transport options to and around Solothurn

The nearest airport is in Bern (BRN-Belp), located 20.4 mi (32.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Basel (BSL-EuroAirport), which is 27.1 mi (43.6 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Solothurn Station.

Where to stay near Solothurn?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 16 holiday rentals near Solothurn. From 15 Studios to 15 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Solothurn 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 Solothurn?

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

  • Kunstmuseum: 55 holiday rentals
  • Saint Ursen Cathedral: 55 holiday rentals
  • Solothurn Station: 59 holiday rentals
  • Naturmuseum: 57 holiday rentals
  • Museum Blumenstein: 51 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Solothurn 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 Studios in Solothurn?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 15 Studios in Solothurn. Our other popular types of Solothurn holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Solothurn?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 16 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Solothurn. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.