Destination guide

Head to the adventurous city of Oland

Enjoy the temples and other features of Oland. Renowned for its island views, forests and golfing, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Oland

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Oland a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kalmar Golf Club (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Oskarshamn Golf Course (29.6 mi / 47.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Oland

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Oland is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stenso Recreation Area (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
  • Byrums Raukar (29.7 mi / 47.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Oland

The nearest airport is in Kalmar (KLR), located 19.6 mi (31.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Oskarshamn (OSK), which is 38.4 mi (61.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Öland?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 286 holiday lettings around Öland. From 265 Houses to 11 Villas, 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 destinations to visit in Öland?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Öland. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Southern Sweden: 1,272 holiday homes
  • Smaland: 1,717 holiday homes
  • Scandinavia: 37,446 holiday homes
  • Kalmar: 198 holiday homes
  • Högsby Municipality: 111 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Öland! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Öland?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Öland with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Kalmar: 198 holiday lettings
  • Vimmerby: 174 holiday lettings
  • Oskarshamn: 67 holiday lettings
  • Västervik: 55 holiday lettings
  • Mönsterås: 190 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Öland?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Öland. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Village of Stensjo: 70 holiday rentals
  • Port of Oskarshamn: 85 holiday rentals
  • Neptuni Akrar: 99 holiday rentals
  • Lange Erik Lighthouse: 95 holiday rentals
  • Oland Bridge: 138 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Öland listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.