Dresden is the capital of Saxony on the River Elbe. Since German reunification, the city has grown in stature as one of the country's notable cultural destinations, offering both history and a thriving arts scene. Those who rent holiday accommodation in Dresden will warm to its serene historic centre and ornate architecture.
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Rentals can be filtered based on various criteria. Just above, you will find the total number of rentals that offer a specific feature in Dresden. Our data shows that Internet and TV prove to be the most commonly offered features in Dresden. It is also possible to look for a holiday letting if you plan to go fishing , as 113 of the rentals there include Fishing.
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Holiday Letting Price Information in Dresden
This graph displays average prices of the holiday cottages and holiday apartments located in Dresden. Prices reach their peak during one week in May. The average price per night in a holiday letting in Dresden this week (28/05 - 04/06) is £85. Holiday letting prices go down to £66 per night in November (05/11 - 12/11).
Holiday Home Availability Information in Dresden
Check out the graph above to find out how many holiday rentals are available in Dresden (in %). The week with the highest booking rate in the next 6 months is in May (13/05 - 20/05), when 59% of the holiday lettings are booked. It will be easy to find a holiday home that suits you in one week in September (24/09 - 01/10), when 91 of the rentals are still available.
The Weather in Dresden
Here is our climate diagram for Dresden. During July, maximum temperatures climb above 24°. On the other hand, you could have temperatures dropping under -2° in February. The rainiest month is January, while the driest month is April.
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Eating and drinking in Dresden
The city is well known for its stollen sweet, traditionally eaten at Christmas. Eierschecke is a delicious Saxon cake made from cream cheese and raisins which you can enjoy all year round. Bierbaum is a classic bakery, while Cafe Toscana offers cake as well as a full menu. For local beer, head to Watzke Ball & Brauhaus, which serves their own brews as well as a full menu of German classics. Sophienkeller is a cozy spot for a pint, as well.
Art and cultural venues in Dresden
As a city of the fine arts, Dresden truly earns its nickname, Florence of the Elbe. The Old Masters Picture Gallery, Albertinum Museum, and City Gallery of Dresden are a few notable art galleries that showcase paintings from various eras. Aside from art, Dresden's most notable museum is perhaps the Schloss und Grünes Gewölbe, otherwise known as the Green Vault, home to a splendid collection of historic treasures including jewels, bronze statues, and ivory.
Be sure to visit the stunning Semperoper opera house, a Dresden landmark. The Semperoper offers opera, ballet, and classical music. The Staatschauspiel Dresden is another great theatre; the venue stages drama productions.
Festivals to check out on your holiday in Dresden
The Dresden Music Festival, held annually in May, is a classical and jazz festival staged at numerous venues, including the Semperoper. Dresden Dixieland Festival is another annual May festival, considered to be one of the greatest jazz events in Europe. June's annual Elbhangfest kicks off with a parade, and offers an arts festival, musical performances, markets, activities for children, and more.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a holiday home in Dresden?
On average, a Apartment rentals or House rentals in Dresden costs £30 per night.
How many holiday homes are available to book in Dresden?
There are currently 1,889 holiday homes in Dresden to browse and book for your next trip.
What is the most popular holiday home amenity in Dresden?
When booking a holiday home in Dresden, consider looking for accommodation with Internet, TV, or Balcony/Patio, which are the three most popular amenities for this destination.
How many holiday homes are on offer in Dresden?
Holidaymakers looking for accommodation in Dresden will be pleased to know that there are 1,889 options on offer, with prices starting from just £30 per night.
Am I allowed to bring my pet when staying in a Dresden holiday home?
Dogs are welcome in Dresden, which is home to 603 pet-friendly holiday homes.
What's the best time of year to travel to Dresden?
Sun lovers should visit Dresden in July and August to enjoy the warmest weather.
Where can I see discounts on holiday lettings in Dresden?
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