Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Ollon

Enjoy the culture and other features of Ollon. This trendy city is known for its skiing, cheese shops and mountain views. Aigle Castle and Freddie Mercury Statue are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Ollon

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Ollon a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Roc d'Orsay Gondola (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Golf Club Villars (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Barboleuse-Les Chaux Gondola (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Parc Aventure Aigle (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Villars - Gryon Ski Area (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Leysin-Berneuse Gondola (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Ollon

Travellers enjoy Ollon for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in July, February, October or August, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average -4°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ollon

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ollon is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zen Garden (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Peak Walk (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Derborence Lake (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Glacier 3000 (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Tanay Lake (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Galeries Defago Trail (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Ollon

The nearest airport is in Sion (SIR), located 15.2 mi (24.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), which is 44.9 mi (72.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Villars Sur Ollon Station or Ollon St Triphon Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay near Ollon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 767 holiday rentals near Ollon. From 75 Houses to 548 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ollon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ollon?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ollon:

  • Villars-sur-Ollon: 235 holiday homes
  • Avoriaz: 481 holiday homes
  • Verbier: 329 holiday homes
  • La Tzoumaz: 308 holiday homes
  • Flaine: 280 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ollon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Ollon. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Chauronde 1: 3,333 holiday rentals
  • ST TRIPHON (Station): 2,641 holiday rentals
  • Chauronde 2: 3,308 holiday rentals
  • Perche-Conche Ski Lift: 3,525 holiday rentals
  • Golf Club Villars: 3,392 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ollon listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ollon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 75 Houses in Ollon. Our other popular types of Ollon holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 548 holiday houses
  • Villas: 12 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ollon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 112 holiday homes with pool available in Ollon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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