Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Lillehammer

The area's museums and churches are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Lillehammer. This city's skiing, hiking and sledging draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Lillehammer

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Lillehammer a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hunderfossen Family Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Hafjell Alpine Center (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Lilleputthammer (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Sjusjoen Skisenter (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Mesna Riding Centre (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Biri Travbane (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Lillehammer

Travellers enjoy Lillehammer for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in June, January, July or February, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average -9°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lillehammer

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Lillehammer. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hunderfossen Family Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Ormtjernkampen National Park (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lillehammer

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Lillehammer Station or LIllehammer Hunderfossen Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Lillehammer?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 83 holiday lettings around Lillehammer. From 20 flats & apartments to 62 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.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Lillehammer?

Crisp fresh air, awe-inspiring vistas and quality time in Mother Nature. If you're looking to recharge and reconnect, an alpine escape is just what you need. HomeAway has 72 alpine holiday rentals available. If you're imagining something a tad different, don't fret — we've got you covered with a great selection of property picks, including:

  • 5 ski-out holiday accommodation options.
  • 5 ski-in holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Lillehammer?

Our house holiday rentals are real properties for real travellers. Offering loads of space to spread out, they're perfect if you want to experience life like a local. There are 69 houses currently available on HomeAway. Prices start from £102 per night. Want a bit more variety? We can suggest some alternate self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Hotel: 11 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £64 per night.
  • Apartment: 2 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £116 per night.

Can I stay in Lillehammer in a large group?

The recipe for a wonderful trip is spending time with loved ones in a fantastic new place. If you'll be travelling with a big group, HomeAway can help. House holiday rentals are the preferred choice for big groups of guests, with 26 listed here. The lodging options that can provide for large groups in this area include:

  • If yours is a party of 8, we've got 80 properties to rent perfectly suited for that size. Book a night from just £116.
  • If you've got 6 in your crew, you'll be pleased to hear that there are 36 rental properties perfect. Prices start at £153 a night.
  • Travelling with 7 guests? We have 22 properties for rent that match your requirements. Prices begin at just £211 a night.

So don't worry! When you travel with us you can bring along your mom, your cousin and all your pals to Lillehammer.