Destination guide

The rustic area of Kriens awaits your stay

The mountains, lake and countryside display a scene truly unique to Kriens. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its football games and coffee shops. Mount Pilatus and Chapel Bridge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Kriens

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kriens a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dallenwil-Wirzweli Cable Car (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Kuessnacht am Rigi Cable Car (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Sempachersee Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Kneippanlage Schwandalp (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • St. Jacob Cable Car (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Fluehli-Soerenberg Golf Club (15.5 mi / 25 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Kriens

Travellers enjoy Kriens for its mountain views and lakeside setting. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kriens is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Pilatus (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Glacier Garden (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Lake Side Promenade (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Hammetschwand Lift (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Lake Sempach (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Seebad Eich (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Kriens

Fly into Zurich (ZRH), the closest airport, located 33 mi (53.2 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Kriens?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 219 holiday rentals near Kriens. From 11 Houses to 186 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kriens 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 Kriens?

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

  • Messe Luzern: 549 holiday rentals
  • Lucerne Station: 514 holiday rentals
  • Lucerne (QLJ-Lucerne Train Station): 514 holiday rentals
  • Kaeserstatt - Hohbiel Ski Lift: 967 holiday rentals
  • Brunni Ski Lift: 646 holiday rentals

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

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 186 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Farmhouses: 6 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 Kriens?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Kriens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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