Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Odense

Come and experience Odense and its museums, monuments and art galleries. Travelers to this scenic city praise the riverfront, zoo and university setting. Hans Christian Andersen's Childhood Home, Funen Art Museum and Hans Christian Andersen Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. 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

Activities and attractions in Odense

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Odense a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Odense Zoo (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Terrariet (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Fjord & Baelt (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Faaborg Golf Club (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Odense

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Odense is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fyns Hoved Beach (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Romso (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Varbjerg Strand (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Odense

Fly into Sonderborg (SGD), the closest airport, located 38.2 mi (61.5 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, Odense Station, Odense Hospital Station and Odense Fruens Boge Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Odense?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 235 vacation rentals near Odense. From 226 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 Odense for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Odense?

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

  • Hans Christian Andersen Museum: 381 vacation rentals
  • Hans Christian Andersen's Childhood Home: 382 vacation rentals
  • Fionia Park: 397 vacation rentals
  • Saint Canute's Cathedral: 381 vacation rentals
  • Odense Hojby Fyn Station: 353 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Odense! 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 Odense?

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 Odense:

  • Faaborg: 170 rentals
  • Svendborg: 313 rentals
  • Horsens: 317 rentals
  • Millinge: 133 rentals
  • Juelsminde: 314 rentals

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

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

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

  • Hans Christian Andersen Museum: 381 rentals
  • Hans Christian Andersen's Childhood Home: 382 rentals
  • Fionia Park: 397 rentals
  • Saint Canute's Cathedral: 381 rentals
  • Odense Hojby Fyn Station: 353 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Odense 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.