Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Västerås is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's history, cathedral and museums with a rental holiday home in Västerås. One of the city's many top draws is its jazz. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Västerås

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Västerås a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arosfortet Adventure Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Kokpunkten (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Vasteras Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Orresta Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Angso Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Surahammars Golf Club (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Västerås

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Västerås is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sala Silvermine (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Vasteras Botanical Garden (0.2 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Afzelius Park (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Sala Folkets Park (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
  • Sala City Park (21.5 mi / 34.7 km)
  • Lake Langforsen (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Västerås

Fly into Vasteras (VST-Stockholm - Hasslo), the closest airport, located 3 mi (4.9 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Västerås Central Station or Dingtuna Station to see more of the city.

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

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

  • Frosakers Golf Club: 30 holiday rentals
  • Vasteras Concert Hall: 19 holiday rentals
  • Tido Castle: 15 holiday rentals
  • Vasteras Botanical Garden: 16 holiday rentals
  • Malardalen University: 16 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 26 Houses in Västerås. Our other popular types of Västerås holiday rentals include:

    Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Västerås?

    Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 10 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Västerås. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.