Where to stay near Helsinki?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 594 holiday rentals near Helsinki. From 587 Condos/Apartments to 6 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Helsinki for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Helsinki?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Helsinki. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Helsinki (HEC-Helsinki Central Train Station): 1,156 holiday rentals
  • Töölö: 311 holiday rentals
  • Pasila: 62 holiday rentals
  • Kallio: 158 holiday rentals
  • Ullanlinna: 238 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Helsinki! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Helsinki?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Helsinki with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Espoo: 1,092 holiday homes
  • Hyvinkää: 32 holiday homes
  • Järvenpää: 80 holiday homes
  • Röylä: 939 holiday homes
  • Kauniainen: 827 holiday homes

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

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Helsinki. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Helsinki (HEC-Helsinki Central Train Station): 1,156 holiday rentals
  • Mannerheim House Museum: 1,155 holiday rentals
  • Hartwall Arena: 1,161 holiday rentals
  • Ruoholahti Shopping Center: 1,146 holiday rentals
  • Suomenlinna Fortress: 1,145 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Helsinki 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 of holiday homes.

The theatrical city of Helsinki awaits you

Come and experience Helsinki and its museums, theatre scene and festivals. Travellers to this romantic city praise the shopping, restaurants and island views. Ateneum Art Museum, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art and National Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities and attractions in and around Helsinki

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Helsinki a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Allas Sea Pool (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Linnanmaki Amusement Park (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Helsinki Zoo (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Paloheina Golf (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Flamingo Entertainment Centre (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Vuosaari Golf (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)

Exploring the natural features in Helsinki

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

  • Esplanadi (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Allas Sea Pool (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Kaivopuisto Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Winter Garden (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Hietaniemi Beach (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Sibelisu Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)