Where to stay around Villars-sur-Ollon?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 816 holiday lettings near Villars-sur-Ollon. From 609 apartments to 84 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Villars-sur-Ollon is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Villars-sur-Ollon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Villars-sur-Ollon. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Palace Ski Lift: 3,343 holiday lettings
  • Villars Sur Ollon Station: 3,352 holiday lettings
  • Roc d'Orsay Gondola: 3,334 holiday lettings
  • Verbier Ski Resort: 3,169 holiday lettings
  • Les Portes du Soleil: 3,657 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Villars-sur-Ollon listed on HomeAway 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 apartments in Villars-sur-Ollon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 609 apartments in Villars-sur-Ollon. Our other popular types of Villars-sur-Ollon holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 84 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 71 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 41 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows 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 151 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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    Make a self catering chalet or holiday rental in Villars, Switzerland your home away from home

    Situated on a high sunny terrace overlooking the Rhone Valley, the exclusive resort of Villars retains an international air with visitors and residents from all over the globe. During the winter the area is buzzing with skiers and of course the après-ski social activities. The scenic area offers beautiful scenery including views of Mont Blanc. During the summer months visitors can explore the mountain lakes of Lac de Chavonnes, Lac de Bretaye and Lac Noir. There are a host of watersports on Lake Geneva and several theme parks in the area.

    Things to Do in Villars, Lake Geneva Outdoor Summer Activities

    During the summer, the popular activities around Villars are hiking and mountain biking in this scenic area. There are over 300km of signposted footpaths and 150km of cycle trails to enjoy. There are also Nordic walking trails, sports centres with climbing walls and a fixed cable climb near Les Diablerets.

    Skiing and Winter Sports

    Villars and nearby Gryon are well known for their winter skiing which has a total of 77 lifts and 220km of ski slopes. There are also four snow parks, a snow kindergarten, sledging runs and winter walks.


    The excellent golf course located at 1600m just outside Villars has superb views of Mont Blanc as visitors enjoy golf in the fresh mountain air.

    Places to Visit Near Villars, Lake Geneva


    The thermal baths at Lavey are a superb place to relax and spend time in the spa. These hot thermal baths have Jacuzzis, massage pools, fountains, a rapids course and a large outdoor thermal pool.

    Salt Mine in Bex

    This former salt mine has miles of galleries, shafts, staircases and halls, all several km below ground in a labyrinth which is now open to the public.


    Located on the shores of Lake Geneva, it is a city of many museums. The Hermitage Foundation and the Olympic Museum are two of the most popular, but there are also many museums of art and history. The magnificent Notre Dame Cathedral is also worth a visit, along with the Hotel de Ville.

    Weather in Villars, Lake Geneva

    Those choosing a Villars holiday rental between May and September should enjoy daytime highs between 66-76°F (19-25°;C). During the snowy winter months, daytime highs are between 40-51°F (4-11°C) with bright skies. Precipitation all year round is 2-3 inches per month which may fall as rain showers or snow.

    Travel to Villars, Lake Geneva

    Villars is 115km from Geneva (GVA) airport which is a major hub for European flights. For those travelling by car from Geneva, take the autobahn A1 to Lausanne then the A9 towards Martigny-sion. At the exit marked Aigle the main road to Villars is signposted.

    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)

    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)