Where to stay around Helsinki?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,840 vacation rentals near Helsinki. From 1,371 Studios to 1,370 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Helsinki for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Helsinki?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Helsinki. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Finlandia Hall: 1,721 vacation rentals
  • Espoo: 1,650 vacation rentals
  • Vantaa: 1,689 vacation rentals
  • Kamppi: 409 vacation rentals
  • Helsinki (HEC-Helsinki Central Train Station): 1,721 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Helsinki! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Helsinki?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Helsinki:

  • Espoo: 1,650 rentals
  • Hyvinkää: 66 rentals
  • Riihimäki: 26 rentals
  • Järvenpää: 74 rentals
  • Kauniainen: 1,250 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Helsinki?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Helsinki are:

  • Helsinki Vantaa Airport (HEL): 1,735 vacation rentals
  • Hyvinkaa Airport (HYV): 67 vacation rentals
  • Helsinki Malmi Airport (HEM): 1,736 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Helsinki?

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

  • Finlandia Hall: 1,721 rentals
  • Helsinki (HEC-Helsinki Central Train Station): 1,721 rentals
  • Peruramaa Golf: 1,189 rentals
  • Kallio Church: 1,721 rentals
  • Helsinki City Museum: 1,719 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Helsinki 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.

The artsy city of Helsinki awaits you

Come and experience Helsinki and its museums, theater scene and festivals. Travelers to this romantic city praise the shopping, restaurants and island views. Ateneum Art Museum, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art and National Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities and attractions in and around Helsinki

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Helsinki a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Allas Sea Pool (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Linnanmaki Amusement Park (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Helsinki Zoo (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Paloheina Golf (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Flamingo Entertainment Centre (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Vuosaari Golf (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)

Exploring the natural features in Helsinki

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

  • Esplanadi (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Allas Sea Pool (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Kaivopuisto Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Winter Garden (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Hietaniemi Beach (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Sibelisu Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)