Destination guide

Travel to culturally rich Karlstad

Take a vacation to Karlstad and enjoy the area's monuments, culture and art galleries. This city's riverfront, golfing and soccer games draw many visitors. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Karlstad

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Karlstad a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mariebergsskogen (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Sommarro Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Bryngfjordens Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Karlstad Golf Course (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Hammaro Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Kils Golfklubb (13 mi / 20.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Karlstad

Fly into Karlstad (KSD), the closest airport, located 7 mi (11.3 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Karlstad Central Station or Välsviken Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Karlstad?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 29 vacation rentals near Karlstad. From 23 Houses to 4 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 Karlstad for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Alsters Mansion: 22 vacation rentals
  • Karlstad University: 24 vacation rentals
  • Mariebergsskogen: 23 vacation rentals
  • Sandgrund Lars Lerin: 24 vacation rentals
  • Ostra Bron: 25 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 23 Houses in Karlstad. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Karlstad include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Studios: 4 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 17 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Karlstad. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.