Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Espoo

The forests and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Espoo. This romantic city is known for its sporting events, skiing and spas. Seurasaari Open Air Museum and National Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Espoo

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Espoo a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gumbole Golf (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Master Golf Club (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Espoo Ringside Golf (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Hirsala Golf (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Solvalla Swinghill Ski Resort (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Serena Water Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Espoo

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Espoo is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nuuksio National Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Meilahden Arboretum (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Hietaniemi Beach (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Sibelisu Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Winter Garden (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Esplanadi (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Espoo

The nearest airport is in Helsinki (HEL-Vantaa), located 13.3 mi (21.4 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Espoo Station, Kauklahti Koklaks Station and Espoo Kauniainen Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Espoo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,124 holiday rentals around Espoo. From 28 Houses to 1,080 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 around Espoo is on Stayz.

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

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 Espoo:

  • Kamppi: 282 holiday homes
  • Ullanlinna: 153 holiday homes
  • City Centre: 356 holiday homes
  • Etu-Töölö: 242 holiday homes
  • Hietalahti: 262 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 Espoo?

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

  • Aalto University: 1,174 holiday rentals
  • Espoo Golf Club: 1,162 holiday rentals
  • Sello Shopping Centre: 1,177 holiday rentals
  • Espoo Museum of Modern Art: 1,163 holiday rentals
  • ESPOO (Station): 1,163 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Espoo 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 Houses in Espoo?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 28 Houses in Espoo. Our other popular types of Espoo holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,080 holiday houses
  • Villas: 6 holiday houses
  • Studios: 1,083 holiday houses

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 825 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Espoo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.