Destination guide

Why people love visiting arty Gilleleje

Enjoy the area's art galleries, museums and monuments with a rental holiday home in Gilleleje. This city is well-known for its golfing and island views. 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 Gilleleje

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Gilleleje a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Molle Golf Club (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • St Arlids Golf Club (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Horsholm Golf Club (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gilleleje

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Gilleleje is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hornbaek Beach (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Hornbaek Plantage (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Tisvildeleje Beach (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Viking Beach (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Raa Vallar (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Gilleleje

Fly into Helsingborg (AGH-Angelholm), the closest airport, located 24.4 mi (39.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Copenhagen (CPH-Kastrup), which is 36.8 mi (59.3 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Gilleleje Station, Gilleleje East Station and Gilleleje Fjellenstrup Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gilleleje?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 593 holiday lettings around Gilleleje. From 557 houses to 21 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.

Can I rent a beach property in Gilleleje?

Waking up to beach views and the rhythmic rumble of waves lapping at the shoreline. This is the stuff holiday fantasies are made of! HomeAway has 30 beachside getaway homes to check out. Alternatively, you may be searching for something a bit different. HomeAway has tons of rental properties to choose from, including:

  • 21 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 12 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 6 oceanfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Gilleleje?

If you want to live like a local and love a bit of extra space and privacy, renting an entire house is the way to go. There are 574 options currently on HomeAway. Prices start from £23 per night. Or maybe you'd rather try one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Apartment: 26 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £98 per night.
  • Villa: 20 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £499 per night.
  • Cottage: 8 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £23 per night.

Can I stay in Gilleleje in a large group?

It can be hard finding time to unwind with close friends and family. A getaway is a great way to be reunited. If you were hoping to stay under the same roof, HomeAway has options to suit. 233 house holiday rentals are listed. Presently, they're the preferred choice here for sizeable groups. If you are hoping to stay in a larger group, the holiday rental options that can cater to you include:

  • Searching for properties that can sleep 6 guests? We have 486 that will be suitable. The prices start from £91 per night.
  • If you have 8 in your crew, you'll be pleased to discover that there are 192 rental accommodation that are suitable. You can get one for as little as £135 per night.
  • Looking for rentals catering to 5 guests? You'll be happy to learn we have 128 that'll be perfect. You can bag one from just £23 a night.

So don't worry! When you travel with us you can take your aunt, your sister and all your friends to Gilleleje.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Gilleleje?

Friends become our chosen family. Write a new chapter with your nearest and dearest and plan a cost-conscious stay with HomeAway. Smidstrup Strand is a bargain-hunter's dream. And with 117 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £212 a night, it isn't difficult to see why. Udsholt Strand is another good option. We've got holiday rentals here, and the average price is around £466 per night.