Destination guide

Travel to culturally rich Karlstad

Take a holiday to Karlstad and enjoy the area's monuments, culture and art galleries. This city's riverfront, golfing and football matches draw many 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 Karlstad

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Karlstad a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mariebergsskogen (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Sommarro Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Bryngfjordens Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Karlstad Golf Course (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Hammaro Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Kils Golfklubb (13 mi / 20.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Karlstad

Fly into Karlstad (KSD), the closest airport, located 7 mi (11.3 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Karlstad Central Station or Välsviken Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Karlstad?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 41 holiday lettings near Karlstad. From 35 Houses to 4 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Karlstad for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Karlstad?

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

  • Sandgrund Lars Lerin: 40 holiday lettings
  • Town Hall: 40 holiday lettings
  • Karlstad Cathedral: 40 holiday lettings
  • Karlstad University: 40 holiday lettings
  • Ostra Bron: 41 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 35 Houses in Karlstad. Our other popular types of Karlstad holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 20 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Karlstad. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.