Popular Lettings in Freiburg
Highlights in Freiburg
- Ideal city to walk around
- buy in historical stores
- Nature in family
- Precious cathedral
- Interesting museums
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Prices and availability
Types of holiday rentals in Freiburg
Are you thinking of renting a letting in Freiburg for a few days? This city is ideal for a weekend getaway with a couple, family or friends. And at Holidu we make it easy for you to find your perfect accommodation, so that you only have to worry about packing your suitcase. We have the best offers of tourist rentals for rent between individuals in Freiburg. Almost all of them are located in the centre, specifically in the Alstadt district, where almost all of the city's most interesting monuments and museums are concentrated, and where you will be able to fully immerse yourself in the rhythm of city life. But if prices seem high, you'll also find numerous holiday homes and cheap rentals on the outskirts, in quiet residential areas that are ideal for those travellers who want to rest. All of them very well equipped, being the most common those that have space for 4 and 6 people, but also for less or more people. And if you're thinking of renting a car for excursions in the area, you won't have to worry, as most of the rentals have parking facilities, which will save you a lot of time and give you a lot of peace of mind. Don't wait any longer to book your rental in Freiburg!Why book a letting in Freiburg?
According to the opinions of hundreds of travellers, Freiburg is an ideal destination for those who want to know the essence of the cities of southern Germany. The perfect combination of nature, culture, tradition and modernity. The sunniest city in the country where locals and visitors alike can enjoy a relaxed lifestyle. The charm of its historic centre, the future-oriented architecture of the "Green City" and the colourful hustle and bustle of the Cathedral Market are enough reasons to fall in love with this city and want to repeat it on more occasions. In addition, the strategic location of the city, a few kilometres from France and Switzerland, will give you the opportunity to make excursions to know other beautiful surrounding localities such as Colmar, Mulhouse, Basel, Zurich or Strasbourg. You can rent a car and make daytime visits, returning to your rental in Freiburg to sleep at night.
Holidays in Freiburg
The area and how to find your way around
Freiburg is the fourth largest city in the German region of Baden-Württemberg after Stuttgart, Mannheim and Karlsruhe, but Freiburg is the largest city on the country's southern border with 220,000 inhabitants. The city centre is surrounded by what is known as the Black Forest, 11,400 square kilometres of natural space stretching between the Rhine River and the Nagold Valley, from Basel to Karlsruhe. Access to Freiburg can be done in different ways. It does not have an airport in the city itself, although 75 kilometres away it participates in the Basel-Mulhouse-Fribourg airport with numerous connections. By road, it has an exit to motorway 5, which runs through the whole of western Germany and into France. The other great option is the train, all traffic is channelled through the Freiburg railway station, an important stop for long-distance trains with connections to the country's main cities. Within the city, from your holiday rental you will be able to move comfortably in urban bus.The best areas to rent a letting in Freiburg
Freiburg offers you numerous rentals in the historic centre ideal for you to enjoy an ideal city for strolling, full of historical heritage with gastronomic spaces and cultural events. As Germany's southernmost city, Freiburg has more sunshine than any other part of the country. This makes the atmosphere in this city different from most places in Germany. Its character is more southern, welcoming people as you will see in the neighbourhoods of Whiere, Haslach or Merzhausen where you will find many accommodation options. Following road 31 you will also find holiday rental rentals in areas such as Waldsee or Littenweiler. But you can also stay in a holiday home overlooking the mountains. Your villa may be in front of one of the more than 70 summits above 1,000 meters, you can even stay in a farm open to valleys full of romanticism where you breathe pure mountain air.
Types of travellers and activities
We are in a city with a wide range of leisure and culture. First of all, the city's museums will give you the option of having a good historical and artistic vision. There are five main museums which are the Museum of City History, the Museum of New Art, the Adelhauser Museum, the Augustiner Museum and the Archaeological Museum "Colombischlössle". They can be visited with the passport for the museums of the "Oberrheinisch", around them there are bohemian neighbourhoods with holiday rentals.Freiburg for theatre and music lovers
Freiburg is a city of stages, where first-class plays are staged. They are enclosures such as the Casa Grande, the Casa Pequeña, the Teatro de Camara and the Casa de Conciertos where you can experience works from different periods, opera and concerts. Freiburg is a city of events in different environments and has a wide range of facilities for the organization of events and fairs, hosting throughout the year cultural, business and sports events, around its exhibition fair there are villas in high demand.
There is a saying in Freiburg that if a visitor enters a stream is a sign that he does not come to this city for the last time.
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Its streams or canals give a special uniqueness to the historic centre of this German city. Today they no longer supply water or serve as drains as happened in past centuries, but do provide a pleasant climate in the city in summer, serving also for games and refreshment.2. Visit the cathedral with the most beautiful tower
The Cathedral of Freiburg is a must visit, attracts attention for its tower standing out for the roofs of the city centre, as well as for its pyramidal peaks. The writer Carl Jakob Burckhardt defined the tower as the most beautiful in Christianity. It is unique because it remains original, its 116 metres high are preserved finished since 1330, is not a later addition as in other churches of the same era.3. Walk through the gates of the city
The defensive gates are another tourist stronghold of Freiburg. The Swabian Gate, of great defensive value due to its strategic location, stands out; the Martin Gate, the oldest and part of the first Freiburg walls of the 13th century, and the Breisach Gate, a construction that is the only preserved gate of the Baroque walls, built during the French occupation from 1677 onwards.4. Enter Fribourg's historic warehouses
In the centre of Freiburg it is also obligatory to visit its historical warehouses, built in the Cathedral Square between 1520 and 1532 by Lienhart Müller. Beautiful shields and sculptures by Hans Sixt von Staufen adorn the façade in intense red in honour of the House of the Austrians.5. Climb the Fribourg Palace Mount funicular railway
The Fribourg Palace Mount is a place from where you can see wonderful views of the city and the Rhine Valley by hiking or relaxing in one of its typical German restaurants. Since 2008, using the funicular railway, it is reached in 3 minutes from the City Garden to the Mount of the Palace of Freiburg, in particular to a recreation area with activities for children and adults, operates daily from 9 to 22 hours.