Destination guide

The historic area of Savonlinna awaits your stay

Come and experience Savonlinna and its churches, museums and history. Renowned for its lake, island views and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Savonlinna

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Savonlinna has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kerigolf (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Oravi Tour Skating Route (19.5 mi / 31.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Savonlinna

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Savonlinna is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Linnansaari National Park (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Pirunportti (28 mi / 45.1 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Savonlinna

Fly into Savonlinna (SVL), the closest airport, located 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Savonlinna-Kauppatori Station or Savonlinna Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Savonlinna?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 66 vacation rentals near Savonlinna. From 49 Houses to 17 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 Savonlinna for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Savonlinna?

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

  • Kerimaki Church: 37 vacation rentals
  • Savonlinna Regional Museum: 36 vacation rentals
  • Savonlinna Airport (SVL): 44 vacation rentals
  • Kerigolf: 46 vacation rentals
  • Savonlinna Market Square: 35 vacation rentals

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

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 Savonlinna:

  • Lappeenranta: 32 rentals
  • Kitee: 37 rentals
  • Juva: 75 rentals
  • Heinävesi: 61 rentals
  • Lehmo: 55 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 Savonlinna?

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

  • Kerimaki Church: 37 rentals
  • Savonlinna Regional Museum: 36 rentals
  • Kerigolf: 46 rentals
  • Savonlinna Market Square: 35 rentals
  • Savonlinna-Kauppatori Station: 36 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Savonlinna 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.