Discover a selection of 25 holiday rentals in Helsinki, FI that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including dishwasher and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 24 per night, and houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Helsinki. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Helsinki
Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Helsinki

Come and experience Helsinki and its museums, theatre scene and festivals. This romantic city is known for its shopping, restaurants and island views. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Helsinki

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Helsinki a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Helsinki Sky Wheel (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Linnanmaki Amusement Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Helsinki Zoo (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Vermon Arena (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Espoo Ringside Golf (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Serena Water Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Helsinki

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Helsinki is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kaisaniemen Puisto (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Kaunissaari Island (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Esplanadi (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Allas Sea Pool (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Kaivopuisto Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Hietaniemi Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Helsinki

Fly into Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL), the closest airport, located 10.4 mi (16.7 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Helsinki (HEC-Helsinki Central Train Station), Helsinki Central Station and Helsinki Koydenpunojankatu Station are the main stations that serve the city. It's easy to get around Helsinki by jumping on the metro at Ooppera Station, Lasipalatsi Station or Rautatieasema Station.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in or near Helsinki?

If you've been busier than an ant at a picnic lately, you deserve to escape for a couple of glorious days. Clock off early on Friday and make your way to one of these weekend getaways in or near Helsinki:

  • Find some peace at "Helsinki · Smart Studio +bikes +breakfast +laundry = Fun". About 1 mile to the north of Helsinki, this retreat has all you need for a chilled out stay, including a washing machine and an elevator.
  • "Cosy Quiet Studio In A Jugendstil Villa In Old Eira" is another top-rated option. It's located around 1 mile to the southwest of Helsinki and comes with spa and beauty services, coffee and tea making facilities and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Helsinki?

From funky studio apartments to large holiday homes, Vrbo has your quick break sorted. Here are two of our favourite stays in and around Helsinki:

  • If you only need to stay a night or two, "New And Modern Seaside Residence With Huge Balcony" is a fantastic choice. It's not too far from the centre of Helsinki, so you'll be near all the top attractions.
  • Another great choice is "Modern Luxury House - Near To Helsinki". Gather your squad and enjoy a comfy stay close to the heart of Helsinki.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in or near Helsinki?

Big groups mean massive fun. They also mean finding a place that'll easily fit your whole gang. Browse our large group holiday rentals in or around Helsinki and get your favourite people together under one roof:

  • Offering privacy, comfort and space, you'll get everyone's tick of approval at "Beatiful And Spacious Villa By The Lake In Nuuksio". Up to 15 people can be accommodated at this escape which has 3 bedrooms, a garden and a kitchen. This group favourite is around 14 miles to the northwest of Helsinki.
  • "Lovely Farm In Countryside With Many Facilities" is another impressive option. It's around 30 miles to the north of Helsinki, has 6 bedrooms and welcomes up to 16 guests. A fireplace and a sauna are among the things designed to make your group holiday more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Helsinki?

Nothing spells fun like a pool. Dust off your unicorn floatie and check out these houses in or near Helsinki that feature this added bonus:

  • Pack your swimming gear and make yourself comfortable at "Modern Luxury House - Near To Helsinki". There are also lots of other great amenities here, including cable/satellite TV services and a stereo.
  • "A Lovely House With Garden In Helsinki" is the kind of place you go to get away from everything and enjoy your surroundings, starting with its inviting pool. Books and a TV are also on hand to make your stay nice and comfy.

Helsinki has a humid continental climate, with average summertime temperatures fluctuating between 55null and 65null. But there's no need to wait until summer to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Helsinki holiday rental and plan your escape for whenever you like.

What are the best large family holiday rentals in or near Helsinki?

You'll always have more fun sharing those precious memories with the folks you care about the most. Whether you're planning a family get-together or getting away with good friends, we'll have a large holiday rental that suits you. These are two of our best in and around Helsinki:

  • Get your nearest and dearest under the same roof at "Beatiful And Spacious Villa By The Lake In Nuuksio", which has 3 bedrooms that sleep up to 15 guests. This escape is located 14 miles to the northwest of Helsinki and features amenities such as a kitchen and a garden.
  • Another popular choice is "A Lovely House With Garden In Helsinki". This property is 7 miles north of Helsinki and features a stereo, a microwave oven and more. With 5 bedrooms accommodating up to 10 people, there's no need to leave anyone off your invitation list.

If you're eager to do some sightseeing, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions nearby to stick on your itinerary. Linnanmaki Amusement Park, Helsinki Zoo and Helsinki Sky Wheel are excellent places to start.

Are there one-bedroom holiday rentals in or near Helsinki?

Often situated in sought-after positions due to their compact size, a one-bedroom rental is the perfect solution if it's just the two of you. Check out our range in or near Helsinki:

  • Take a sneak peek at "Helsinki · Smart Studio +bikes +breakfast +laundry = Fun", a fantastic centrally located one-bedroom property. A kitchen and high-speed internet services are just two of the amenities included here.
  • Also within easy reach of all the excitement of Helsinki, "Cosy Quiet Studio In A Jugendstil Villa In Old Eira" is another popular one-bedroom option. After a day of exploring, come home and make use of a kitchen and nearby museums.

Can I find two-bedroom holiday rentals in or near Helsinki?

At Vrbo, we've got rentals in or near Helsinki to suit just about everyone. Here are a couple of two-bedroom options to consider:

  • With a kitchen and a sauna, "Apartment In Fantastic Location" has all you need for a relaxing stay. Settle in and then get out and explore the neighbourhood.
  • "Exclusive Apartment For Exclusive Taste +100m2" is another terrific two-bedroom property in the Helsinki area. It comes packed with amenities like a kitchen and a sauna.

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