Destination guide

Why people love visiting theatrical Stockholm

Enjoy the area's museums, theatre scene and history with a rental holiday home in Stockholm. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and local tours, this romantic city won't disappoint. Royal Swedish Opera, Museum of Medieval Stockholm and National Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Stockholm

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Stockholm a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ostermalms Saluhall Food Market (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Junibacken (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Zinkensdamms IP (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Tivoli Grona Lund (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Skansen Aquarium (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Eriksdalsbadet (1.9 mi / 3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Stockholm

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Stockholm is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skansen (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Millesgarden (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • King's Garden (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Norrmalm's Square (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Berzelii Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Riddarholmen (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Stockholm

Fly into Stockholm (BMA-Bromma), the closest airport, located 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Stockholm (ARN-Arlanda), which is 22.5 mi (36.2 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Stockholm City Station, Stockholm Central Station and Stockholm Södra Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Stockholm by catching a ride on the metro at Sergels Torg Tram Stop, Hotorget T-Bana or Central T-Bana.

How many holiday rentals are available around Stockholm?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 312 holiday lettings around Stockholm. From 114 flats & apartments to 141 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Stockholm?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Stockholm:

  • Södermalm: 48 holiday homes
  • Maria: 33 holiday homes
  • Gamla Stan: 39 holiday homes
  • Östermalm: 44 holiday homes
  • Norrmalm: 48 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Stockholm? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Stockholm. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sergels Torg: 374 holiday lettings
  • Stockholm City Hall (Stockholms stadshus): 375 holiday lettings
  • Stockholm Central Station: 375 holiday lettings
  • Stockholm City Conference Centre: 373 holiday lettings
  • Lake Trekanten: 368 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Stockholm listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Stockholm?

Yes, of course. offers 114 Flats in Stockholm. Our other popular types of Stockholm holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 141 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Stockholm?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37 holiday homes with pool available in Stockholm. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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