Destination guide

Head to the adventurous city of Småland

Experience the unique character of Småland with a stay in a vacation home rental. Well known for its canoeing, water park and diving, this trendy city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Småland

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Småland has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sweden Zipline (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Vetlanda Golf Club (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Varaskruv Nature Reserve (19.3 mi / 31 km)
  • Glasriket Golf Course (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
  • Vrigstad Moose Park (23.9 mi / 38.4 km)
  • Biodlar Museum (24.1 mi / 38.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Småland

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Småland. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Slattsjon (25.3 mi / 40.7 km)
  • Lake Lundholmssjon (25.3 mi / 40.8 km)
  • Linne Park (26.2 mi / 42.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Småland

Fly into Vaxjo (VXO-Smaland), the closest airport, located 24.8 mi (39.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Jonkoping (JKG-Axamo), which is 52.5 mi (84.5 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Vetlanda Station, Ekenässjön Station and Lammhult Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Smaland?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,237 vacation rentals near Smaland. From 1,068 Houses to 71 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Smaland for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Smaland?

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

  • Baltic Sea: 47,872 vacation rentals
  • Skåne County: 549 vacation rentals
  • Helsingborg: 30 vacation rentals
  • Jönköping: 126 vacation rentals
  • Scandinavia: 28,562 vacation rentals

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

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 Smaland:

  • Helsingborg: 30 rentals
  • Jönköping: 126 rentals
  • Halmstad: 41 rentals
  • Båstad: 98 rentals
  • Kalmar: 143 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 Smaland?

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

  • Ängelholm-Helsingborg Airport (AGH): 133 vacation rentals
  • Halmstad Airport (HAD): 75 vacation rentals
  • Jonkoping Airport (JKG): 46 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 Smaland?

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

  • Eggvena Church: 22 rentals
  • Bäckaskog Castle: 103 rentals
  • Scorett Gallstad Outlet: 44 rentals
  • Ulricehamns Ski Center: 37 rentals
  • Gamleby Marina: 49 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Smaland 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.