Destination guide

Travel to cosy Ettal

Enjoy the temples and other features of Ettal. This city's restaurants, mountain views and hiking attract many visitors, as does its relaxing and scenic location. Ettal Abbey and Linderhof Palace 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Ettal

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Ettal a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Hell Valley (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Tiroler Zugspitz Cable Car (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Herzogstand Cable Car (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Herzogstand Ski Resort (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Tirol-Zugspitze Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Ettal

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ettal is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kramerplateauweg Hiking Trail (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Richard Strauss Platz (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Partnach Gorge (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Eibsee (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Waxenstein (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Murnauer Moos Nature Reserve (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Ettal

The nearest airport is in Innsbruck (INN-Kranebitten), located 26.1 mi (42 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Ettal?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 633 holiday rentals near Ettal. From 40 Houses to 517 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ettal 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 Ettal?

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

  • Linderhof Castle (Schloss Linderhof): 1,339 holiday rentals
  • Ettal Abbey: 1,362 holiday rentals
  • Neuschwanstein Castle: 210 holiday rentals
  • Peace Bell in the Alpes: 1,571 holiday rentals
  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen (ZEI-Garmisch-Partenkirchen Train Station): 1,364 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 40 Houses in Ettal. Our other popular types of Ettal holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 517 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 31 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 31 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ettal?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Ettal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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