Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Kollam

Enjoy the temples and other features of Kollam. Renowned for its beaches, boating and canoeing, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Seasonal weather averages in Kollam

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, March, April, May and February are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 92°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Kollam

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kollam is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kollam Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Thirumullavaram Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Ashtamudi Lake (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Kappil Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Varkala Beach (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)

How to get to and around Kollam

The nearest airport is in Thiruvananthapuram (TRV-Trivandrum Intl.), located 36 mi (58 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Kollam Junction Station.

Where to stay around Kollam?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 26 holiday lettings near Kollam. From 4 Houses to 14 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kollam 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 Kollam?

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

  • Kollam Beach: 27 holiday lettings
  • Eravipuram Station: 27 holiday lettings
  • Kollam Ezhukone Station: 30 holiday lettings
  • Kundara Station: 30 holiday lettings
  • Kottarakara Station: 30 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 4 Houses in Kollam. Our other popular types of Kollam holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 14 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 6 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Kollam. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.