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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Holiday Inn Munich - South
Holiday Inn Munich - South
|
7.9
Good
Kistlerhofstrasse 142, Munich
from $61
Regent Hotel
Regent Hotel
|
6.9
Good
Seidlstr. 2, Munich
from $62
Sheraton Munich Westpark Hotel
Sheraton Munich Westpark Hotel
|
8.3
Excellent
Garmischer Strasse 2, Munich
from $94
Holiday Inn Munich - City Centre
Holiday Inn Munich - City Centre
|
8.3
Excellent
Hochstrasse 3, Munich
from $104
Leonardo Hotel & Residenz München
Leonardo Hotel & Residenz München
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8.1
Excellent
Heimgartenstrasse 14, Munich
from $72
Maritim Hotel München
Maritim Hotel München
|
8.1
Excellent
Goethestrasse 7, Munich
from $109
Eurostars Grand Central
Eurostars Grand Central
|
8.5
Excellent
Arnulfstr. 35, Munich
from $98
Novotel Muenchen Messe
Novotel Muenchen Messe
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8.5
Excellent
Willy-Brandt-Platz-1, Munich
from $77
Sofitel Munich Bayerpost
Sofitel Munich Bayerpost
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8.6
Excellent
Bayerstrasse 12, Munich
from $235
Leonardo Royal Hotel Munich
Leonardo Royal Hotel Munich
|
8.6
Excellent
Moosacher Strasse 90, 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.