Destination guide

Take in the riverfront beauty of Contades

Come and experience Contades and its history, cathedral and theatre scene. This walkable and welcoming city is well known for its monuments, riverfront and parks. European Parliament and Tomi Ungerer Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Contades

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Contades a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Egyptian House (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Strasbourg Municipal Baths (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Deux Rives Garden (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Birkenhof Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Neuhof Forest (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Wantzenau Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Contades

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Contades. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Contades Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Parc de l'Orangerie (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Botanical Gardens (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Citadelle Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Deux Rives Garden (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Robertsau Forest (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)

Transport options to and around Contades

Fly into Strasbourg (XER-Boulevard de Metz Bus Stop), the closest airport, located 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Strasbourg (SXB-Strasbourg Intl.), which is 7.1 mi (11.3 km) away.

You can get around Contades by jumping on the metro at Lycee Kleber Tram Station, Wacken Tram Station or Parlement Europeen Tram Station.

Where to stay near Contades?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 211 holiday rentals near Contades. From 8 Houses to 189 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Contades for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Contades:

  • Petite-France: 199 holiday homes
  • Port du Rhin: 201 holiday homes
  • Robertsau: 28 holiday homes
  • Neudorf: 233 holiday homes
  • Plaine des Bouchers: 203 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I rent Houses in Contades?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 8 Houses in Contades. Our other popular types of Contades holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 189 holiday houses
  • Studios: 197 holiday houses
  • Guest houses: 4 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Contades?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Contades. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.