Destination guide

Take in the riverfront beauty of Oulu

Take a holiday to Oulu and enjoy the area's entertainment, museums and opera. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and riverfront, this romantic city won't disappoint. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Oulu

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Oulu is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oulu Market Square (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Mannerheim Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Oulu Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)

Travelling to and around Oulu

Fly into Oulu (OUL), the closest airport, located 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is OULU.

Where to stay near Oulu?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 65 holiday rentals near Oulu. From 8 Houses to 56 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Oulu for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Mannerheim Park: 63 holiday rentals
  • Oulu Market Square: 63 holiday rentals
  • OULU (Station): 63 holiday rentals
  • Oulun Energia Areena: 63 holiday rentals
  • University of Oulu: 56 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 8 Houses in Oulu. Our other popular types of Oulu holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 56 holiday houses
  • Studios: 57 holiday houses

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 54 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Oulu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.