Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Ollon

Enjoy the culture and other features of Ollon. This trendy city is known for its skiing, cheese shops and mountain views. Aigle Castle and Freddie Mercury Statue are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Ollon

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Ollon a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Roc d'Orsay Gondola (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Golf Club Villars (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Barboleuse-Les Chaux Gondola (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Parc Aventure Aigle (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Villars - Gryon Ski Area (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Leysin-Berneuse Gondola (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Ollon

Travelers enjoy Ollon for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in July, February, October or August, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average 24°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ollon

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ollon is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zen Garden (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Peak Walk (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Derborence Lake (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Glacier 3000 (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Tanay Lake (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Galeries Defago Trail (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)

Transportation to and around Ollon

The nearest airport is in Sion (SIR), located 15.2 mi (24.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), which is 44.9 mi (72.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Villars Sur Ollon Station or Ollon St Triphon Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Ollon?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,537 vacation rentals near Ollon. From 86 Houses to 7 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ollon for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Ollon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Ollon. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Palace Ski Lift: 3,985 vacation rentals
  • Perche-Conche Ski Lift: 4,265 vacation rentals
  • Ollon St Triphon Station: 3,369 vacation rentals
  • Golf Club Villars: 3,501 vacation rentals
  • Villars Sur Ollon Station: 3,535 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ollon listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ollon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 86 Houses in Ollon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ollon include:

  • Bungalows: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ollon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 173 vacation rentals with pool available in Ollon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.