Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Asker

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Asker. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this walkable city. Viking Ship Museum and Gustav Vigeland Sculpture Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Asker

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Asker has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jardarkollen (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Lower Hajum Farm (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Egge Gard (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Holmin Fjordhester (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Drammen Equestrian Centre (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Drammen Water Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Asker

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Asker is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gustav Vigeland Sculpture Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Frogner Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Whale Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Kalvoya Island (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Paradisbukta Beach (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Langoyene (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)

How to get to and around Asker

The nearest airport is in Oslo (OSL-Gardermoen), located 33.8 mi (54.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Sandefjord (TRF-Torp), which is 45.7 mi (73.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Asker Station, Asker Bondivann Station and Asker Hon Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Asker?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 75 holiday lettings near Asker. From 16 Houses to 53 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Asker is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Asker:

  • Gamle Oslo: 36 holiday homes
  • Oslo City Centre: 40 holiday homes
  • Toyen: 20 holiday homes
  • Frogner: 22 holiday homes
  • Sentrum: 38 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Asker Heggedal Station: 97 holiday lettings
  • Asker Hon Station: 105 holiday lettings
  • Asker Bondivann Station: 105 holiday lettings
  • Asker (XGU-Asker Train Station): 103 holiday lettings
  • Asker Hvalstad Station: 103 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 16 Houses in Asker. Our other popular types of Asker holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 53 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 41 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Asker?

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