Destination guide

Trendy Villars will entice you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Villars. 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. 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.


Activities and attractions in Villars

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Villars a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Roc d'Orsay Gondola (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Golf Club Villars (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Barboleuse-Les Chaux Gondola (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Villars - Gryon Ski Area (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Parc Aventure Aigle (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Leysin-Berneuse Gondola (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Villars

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Villars. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zen Garden (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Peak Walk (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Derborence Lake (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Glacier 3000 (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Tanay Lake (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Galeries Defago Trail (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Villars

Fly into Sion (SIR), the closest airport, located 14.7 mi (23.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), which is 45.3 mi (73 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Villars Sur Ollon Station.

Where to stay near Villars-sur-Ollon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 235 holiday rentals near Villars-sur-Ollon. From 22 Chalets to 188 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Villars-sur-Ollon is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Villars-sur-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 Villars-sur-Ollon:

  • Avoriaz: 492 holiday homes
  • Verbier: 311 holiday homes
  • La Tzoumaz: 304 holiday homes
  • Ovronnaz: 134 holiday homes
  • Gstaad: 99 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 Villars-sur-Ollon?

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

  • Golf Club Villars: 3,089 holiday rentals
  • Palace Ski Lift: 3,014 holiday rentals
  • VILLARS SUR OLLON (Station): 3,058 holiday rentals
  • Roc d'Orsay Gondola: 3,042 holiday rentals
  • LE CHATELARD GIETROZ CH (Station): 1,897 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Villars-sur-Ollon listed on Stayz 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 Chalets in Villars-sur-Ollon?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 22 Chalets in Villars-sur-Ollon. Our other popular types of Villars-sur-Ollon holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 188 holiday houses
  • Houses: 20 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Villars-sur-Ollon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 55 holiday homes with pool available in Villars-sur-Ollon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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