Hotels near Oktoberfest
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Oktoberfest is famous around the world as a destination for drinking excellent German beers and having fun at the carnival. It's impossible to not have a good time while attending the festivities.

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Novotel Muenchen City
Novotel Muenchen City
|
8.6
Excellent
Hochstrasse 11, Munich
from $109
Leonardo Hotel & Residenz München
Leonardo Hotel & Residenz München
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8.1
Excellent
Heimgartenstrasse 14, Munich
from $72
Cortiina Hotel
Cortiina Hotel
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9.0
Excellent
Ledererstr. 8, Munich
from $181
Smart Stay Hotel Schweiz
Smart Stay Hotel Schweiz
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6.2
Good
Goethestrasse 26, Munich
from $48
Le Méridien Munich
Le Méridien Munich
|
8.1
Excellent
Bayerstrasse 41, Munich
from $179
TRYP München City Center Hotel
TRYP München City Center Hotel
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7.8
Good
Paul-Heyse-Str. 24, Munich
from $82
Hotel Haberstock
Hotel Haberstock
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8.0
Excellent
Schillerstrasse 4, Munich
from $64
Louis Hotel
Louis Hotel
|
8.7
Excellent
Viktualienmarkt 6, Munich
from $192
Novotel Muenchen Messe
Novotel Muenchen Messe
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8.5
Excellent
Willy-Brandt-Platz-1, Munich
from $92
Sheraton Munich Westpark Hotel
Sheraton Munich Westpark Hotel
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8.3
Excellent
Garmischer Strasse 2, Munich
from $98
More About Hotels near Oktoberfest...

What's Oktoberfest?

Oktoberfest is an annual Volksfest (People's Fair) that's held from mid-September to early October every year. The festival has gone on every year for over 200 years. It originated from celebrations held after the marriage of Kronprinz Ludwig to Princess Therese of Sax-Hildburghausen in 1810. 

Which Hotels Have the Best View Near Oktoberfest?

Both Hotel Krone and Hotel Seibel are situated on the Theresienhohe, the main roadway near Theresienwiese, and have cheap room rates. Also nearby is the Hotel St. Paul, a three-star hotel with cheap rooms. GHOTEL Hotel & Living is a modern hotel with reasonably priced rooms. Nearby buildings may limit the view of Oktoberfest. It's best to ask about the view before booking a room.  

What Are the Benefits or Drawbacks of Staying at a Hotel Near Oktoberfest?

The main benefit of staying in a hotel near Oktoberfest is the convenience of getting back to the room quickly after an entire day enjoying the festival. While the Ludwigvorstadt-Isarvorstadt district has strong ties to butchers and restaurants, small businesses and artists are finding their way to the area and opening up unique storefronts. There's plenty of public transportation available, which makes it easy to get around Munich and explore the attractions in other districts. 

What Do I Need to Know About Oktoberfest?

Oktoberfest is Munich's version of Mardi Gras, which means it is a lively, non-stop festival atmosphere. It drew 5.9 million guests in 2015 alone. Oktoberfest plays host to a carnival with rides, there are daily events, parades of all kinds, and lots of beer is consumed. Prepare to deal with large crowds, drink a lot of beer, eat pretzels and local cuisine, and have a good time.