Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Halmstad

Enjoy the area's history, museums and churches and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Halmstad. Renowned for its parks, golfing and windsurfing, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodations 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 Halmstad

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Halmstad 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:

  • Flygstadens Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Strandtorps Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Halmstad Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Holms Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Backavattnets Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Melby Golf Club (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Halmstad

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Halmstad is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Picasso Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Slottsparken Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Norre Katts Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • East Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Tylosand Beach (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Toftasjon Lake (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Halmstad

Fly into Halmstad (HAD), the closest airport, located 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Helsingborg (AGH-Angelholm), which is 26.7 mi (43 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Halmstads C Station or Sannarp Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Halmstad?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 55 vacation rentals near Halmstad. From 50 Houses to 3 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 Halmstad for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Halmstad Arena: 106 vacation rentals
  • Norre Katts Park: 105 vacation rentals
  • East Beach (Ostra Straden): 107 vacation rentals
  • Flygstadens Golf Club: 113 vacation rentals
  • Halland Art Museum: 105 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Halmstad 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 Halmstad?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 50 Houses in Halmstad. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Halmstad include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Halmstad?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 28 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Halmstad. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.