Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Giswil

The area's history and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Giswil. One of the city's many top draws is its mountain views. Mount Pilatus and Chapel Bridge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Giswil

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Giswil has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brienzer Rothorn Gondola (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Rossweid Gondola (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Fluehli-Soerenberg Golf Club (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Kneippanlage Schwandalp (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Wasserwendi-Lischen-Käserstatt Cable Car (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Meiringen-Hasliberg Cable Car (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Giswil

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Giswil is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Pilatus (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Eiger (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Lake Lungern (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Brienzer Rothorn (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Freilichtmuseum Ballenberg (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Schrattenfluh (7 mi / 11.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Giswil

Fly into Bern (BRN-Belp), the closest airport, located 29.7 mi (47.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Zurich (ZRH), which is 47.4 mi (76.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Giswil?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 453 holiday rentals near Giswil. From 35 Houses to 390 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Giswil for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Giswil:

  • Hasliberg Reuti: 16 holiday homes
  • Central Interlaken: 58 holiday homes
  • Littau: 18 holiday homes
  • Emmen: 235 holiday homes
  • Martisberg: 145 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 Giswil?

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

  • Schlegelsaege Giswil: 1,156 holiday rentals
  • Ruine Rudenz: 1,018 holiday rentals
  • More Gallery: 1,040 holiday rentals
  • Lucerne Station: 544 holiday rentals
  • Lucerne (QLJ-Lucerne Train Station): 544 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 35 Houses in Giswil. Our other popular types of Giswil holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 390 holiday houses
  • Chalets: 17 holiday houses
  • Farmhouses: 9 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Giswil?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Giswil. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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