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Highlights in Sweden

  • Spectacular cities
  • Northern Lights
  • Lush landscapes
  • Midsummer festivities
  • Skiing, cycling and other outdoor activities​

Best Holiday Homes & Rentals in Sweden

Guests agree: these stays are highly rated for location, cleanliness, and more.
Östergötlands Land, South Sweden
Holiday Rental • 49 m² • 1 Bedroom
(3 reviews)
The holiday home is located on a hill with a wonderful view over lake Näknen. Close to bathing, fishing and beautiful nature. Free access to both boat and hot tub (use of the hot tub requires notification in advance). Between the house and the lake there runs a railway line with daily train traffic. Near the house you find in addition to the lovely nature ideal for hiking trips also the animal park Kolmårdens Djurpark, Yxbacken (skiing hill with lift) and much more. The distance to Norrköpping, with its numerous shops, restaurants and other services, is about 10 km. The golf course Ingelsta...
from €38 / night
Kalmar Län, South Sweden
Holiday Rental • 45 m² • 1 Bedroom
Gorgeous lake house, on the waterfront with views of the beautiful archipelago of Östersjön that lie just outside the door. to rent boats limited number. unsuitable for small children. Bio-toilet separately. A shower is also located outside the house. In the surrounding area there is a summer restaurant and miniature golf. Västervik also Lysingsbadet is with a water slide. Vimmerby is 60 km.
from €53 / night
Skane, South Sweden
Holiday Rental • 60 m² • 2 Bedrooms
This home has access to a sports airfield and is located on the edge of a forest with view of Lake Fedingesjön located nearby. This home has a beautiful, private swimming pool. Berries and mushrooms grow in this region and various animals inhabit this forest. The home is wonderfully located for an active holiday, whether you wish to enjoy cycling during the summer or skiing in the winter; the ski resort of Vallåsen is approximately 32 km from the holiday home.
from €56 / night

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Prices and availability

Current Holiday letting prices in Sweden

€141for 1 Apr - 8 Apr
€153 annual average
Average price per week

Current holiday letting availability in Sweden

29%for 1 Apr - 8 Apr
37% annual average
Percentage of available rentals

Holiday homes and rentals in Sweden

Holiday flats and bungalows in Sweden's most beautiful locations

With its wonderful landscapes and strikingly beautiful cities, Sweden is a European hotspot ready to be explored. Whether you are looking to spend some time in the capital Stockholm or wish to rent a cosy rural rental from which to explore the wild north, you will find a vast array of holiday homes to suit every taste and budget. With its numerous lakes and dense forests, Sweden is a nature lover's dream come true. Head to Lake Vänern for a bout of fishing or embark on an adventurous hike through the thick of the country's woods. ​

Holiday homes on the coast

Sweden's coastal areas are especially beautiful. The Swedish coast stretches from Gothenburg to the Norwegian border. It is dotted with tiny, picturesque villages. Feast on fresh seafood and take a kayak to explore the coast's many inlets and waterways. You can rent a traditional bungalow with a large garden or choose a lovely secluded rental with a veranda. For the luxury lovers among you, a modern home with breathtaking panoramic views and a heated pool could be just what you are looking for.

Holidays in Sweden

The area and getting around

The North of Sweden

The country's North is best explored by car. With its wide range of outdoor activities on offer, Lapland is a great winter destination. Try snowmobiling or dog sledding for a lot of snowy fun. Kungsleden, Sweden's most famous hiking trail, runs between Abisko and Hemavan. In winter, it turns into a ski trail.

Fantastic Stockholm

Sweden's capital is one of Europe's and the world's most beautiful cities. Visit Drottningholm Palace on the outskirts of the city and find out more about the Vikings in the Vasa Museum. For all its royal glory, Stockholm is no stranger to some quirky street art. The Snösätra Wall of Fame is Sweden's largest graffiti wall featuring paintings by artists from all over the world.

Travellers and activities

Sweden for couples

While not a typical honeymoon destination, Sweden is nevertheless wonderfully romantic. Cosy up in a traditional red log cabin, sample some of Sweden's mouthwatering cakes and enjoy your evenings in front of a crackling fireplace. Cities like Stockholm and Gothenburg offer a vast array of fine dining options and world-class entertainment. Picturesque Gothenburg is a great destination for a romantic couples holiday. Stroll down the cobblestone streets, visit the Älvsborg Fortress located on a tiny island in the city's harbour and climb to the top of the Ragnhildsholmen Castle ruins to observe the breathtaking landscape.​

Sweden for lovers of the great outdoors

Sweden is a hiker's paradise. Not only does the country have some of the world's most scenic hiking trails, it also offers dense forests, deep blue lakes and numerous national parks - 29 to be exact. In winter, the town of Åre transforms into Sweden's premier ski resort with a vast network of slopes. In summer, Åre's skiing slopes turn into downhill cycling trails frequented by avid mountain bikers. ​

Hundreds of thousands of moose roam freely in Sweden's forests. You're in with a good chance of encountering one of them during a hike!

Top 5 travel tips in Sweden

1. See the Northern Lights in Kiruna

The colourful swirls in the night sky are a sight to behold. Head to Kiruna in Sweden's far North to witness the magic of the aurora borealis first-hand. The Northern Lights can usually be seen between September and April.

2. Visit the home of Pippi Longstocking

The colourful Villa Villekulla is the home of fictional character Pippi Longstocking. The house can be seen in the famous TV series and is now displayed in the Kneippbyn Amusement Park.

3. Celebrate Midsummer

Midsummer is an annually occurring festival dedicated to celebrating the summer solstice. Its roots lie in pre-Christian Sweden. The festivities involve dancing around a maypole, drinking and lighting bonfires.

4. Fancy skiing in summer?

Midsweden 365 is the world's longest indoor skiing slope. As its name suggests, it is open all year round. The skiing slope is located in a former military tunnel hewn into a mountain outside the city of Gällö.

5. Defy gravity at Trollvägen hill

At Trollvägen Magic Hill, gravity seems to work in reverse. If you take your foot off the brake, you'll appear to be rolling upward instead of downward.

FAQs: Holiday Homes & Rentals in Sweden

On average, how much do holiday homes in Sweden cost?

According to last year's data, a year which was marked by COVID-19, Sweden is the most exclusive country in Europe, with an average price of €392.50 per night.

When are holiday homes cheaper in Sweden?

If you want to make the most of your money, the most affordable months to visit Sweden are November (€113.44 the average price per night for accommodation), December (€117.81), and October (€194.21).

When does the price of holiday homes in Sweden go up the most?

When you look at renting a holiday home in Sweden, the highest prices are usually seen in the month of February (with an average of €568.58 per night), followed by January (€548.2), and March (€541.6).

Do I need to plan a trip to Sweden well in advance?

It's worthwhile to be proactive in Sweden as only 37% of the properties are available, according to our 2020 data.

When are more holiday homes available?

The months when it's easiest to find free accommodation in Sweden are May (the average amount of properties that are available reached 48.4% of the total in 2020), June (47%), and September (46.25%).

When are there fewer rental options available in Sweden?

The month with the highest average booked rental figures is July (only 23.5% of properties were available on average in 2020). Followed by October (31.6%), and December (33%).

How many holiday homes does Holidu have in Sweden?

We have grouped together the holiday rentals and lettings from 26 different partners in Sweden, so we can offer you around 9800 properties. You're going to have a hard time choosing your favourite!

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