With an average of six million visitors each year, it’s no surprise that Oktoberfest is the world’s largest folk festival. Recent research from Booking.com found that four in ten (42%)* of Generation Z always upload pictures from their trips on social media when they travel, and with Oktoberfest the number one destination for beer lovers, braided beauties, lederhosen, colourful parades, fairground rides and giant pretzels – you won’t be short of photos to share on Instagram!
To help Oktoberfest revellers find the perfect accommodation this year, Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay has collated the top places to stay in Munich, Germany during Oktoberfest, whether you are looking for luxury or a low-cost getaway.
Wombats City Hostel
The Wombats City Hostel is the perfect destination for the avid Oktoberfest fan on a budget, with the Theresienwiese venue of Munich’s Oktoberfest beer festival just a 15 minute-walk away. The hostel caters for everyone, offering modern rooms, ensuites, balconies and an all you can eat breakfast buffet is served each morning, a great remedy after all that Bavarian beer tasting.
For something a little more luxurious, travellers to Oktoberfest will love the Hotel Metropol, situated alongside a quiet road just a mere five minutes-walk from Munich Central Station. Guests can enjoy bright, modern rooms, large daily breakfasts, an elegant dining room and a 24-hour bar. The location means you a short walk away from Thereisenwiese