Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Vaxjo is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's museums, cathedral and monuments with a rental holiday home in Vaxjo. This city's university setting, parks and lake 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 and around Vaxjo

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see 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 Vaxjo a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Glasriket Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Sweden Zipline (24 mi / 38.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Vaxjo

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Vaxjo is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Linne Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Åsnen National Park (17.4 mi / 28 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Vaxjo

Fly into Vaxjo (VXO-Smaland), the closest airport, located 4.3 mi (7 km) from the city centre.

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

How many holiday rentals are available around Växjö?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 75 holiday lettings around Växjö. From 67 houses to 3 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 Växjö? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Växjö. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Växjö Station: 61 holiday lettings
  • Vaxjo University: 66 holiday lettings
  • Psychiatry History Museum: 62 holiday lettings
  • Smalands Museum: 63 holiday lettings
  • Swedish Glass Museum: 63 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Växjö 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 Houses in Växjö?

Yes, of course. offers 67 Houses in Växjö. Our other popular types of Växjö holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 3 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Växjö?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 34 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Växjö. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.