The beautiful city of Strasbourg itself is a nice place to look for Alsace accommodation, since walking through the town will give you a unforgettable tour of all the stunning architecture on show. You could choose to set up base in one of the smaller towns or villages such as Rouffach, Uttenhoffen, Seebach or Kayserberg, all of which, are charming, picturesque, magical and steeped in fascinating history and old-world charm. Staying in Alsace holiday rentals in any of these top holiday locations will also enable you to see the many churches in the vicinity. There is a fortified church in Hunawihr and many other beautiful structures to be found in places such as Murbach, Andlau and Altorf. Explore all these areas on foot and discover the many magical hidden treasures and sights of Alsace. Colmar, a town of around 70,000 inhabitants, has plenty to see and do, including five Christmas markets during Advent, and has been nicknamed the most Alsatian town in Alsace!
There are a few museums in this French region that you can enjoy during your stay in Alsace holiday cottages. Mulhouse has three museums, a notable one being EDF, an car and train museum. Haguenau boasts one of the largest museums in this region. For a once in a lifetime unforgettable museum experience, head to the open air museum in Ungersheim. If you want to get closer to nature then look for Alsace holiday rentals in the department of Bas-Rhin where you will find the Regional Natural Park of the Vosges du Nord, which is also close to the Lorraine region.