Destination guide

Trendy Villars will entice you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Villars. This trendy city is known for its skiing, cheese shops and mountain views. Aigle Castle and Freddie Mercury Statue are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Villars

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Villars a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Roc d'Orsay Gondola (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Golf Club Villars (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Barboleuse-Les Chaux Gondola (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Villars - Gryon Ski Area (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Parc Aventure Aigle (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Leysin-Berneuse Gondola (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Villars

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Villars. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zen Garden (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Peak Walk (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Derborence Lake (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Glacier 3000 (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Tanay Lake (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Galeries Defago Trail (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Villars

Fly into Sion (SIR), the closest airport, located 14.7 mi (23.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), which is 45.3 mi (73 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Villars Sur Ollon Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Villars-sur-Ollon?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 566 holiday lettings around Villars-sur-Ollon. From 95 chalets to 400 flats & apartments, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Villars-sur-Ollon? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Villars-sur-Ollon. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Villars Sur Ollon Station: 3,306 holiday lettings
  • Roc d'Orsay Gondola: 3,290 holiday lettings
  • Palace Ski Lift: 3,312 holiday lettings
  • Golf Club Villars: 3,344 holiday lettings
  • Avoriaz Ski Lift: 5,836 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Villars-sur-Ollon 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 Chalets in Villars-sur-Ollon?

Yes, of course. offers 95 Chalets in Villars-sur-Ollon. Our other popular types of Villars-sur-Ollon holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 400 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 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 Villars-sur-Ollon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 84 holiday homes with pool available in Villars-sur-Ollon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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