Destination guide

The artsy area of Copenhagen awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Copenhagen and enjoy the area's museums, monuments and architecture. Renowned for its biking, art and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Thorvaldsens Museum, National Museum of Denmark and Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek are a few of the top cultural sights. 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Copenhagen

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Copenhagen a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tivoli Gardens (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Wallmans Circus Building (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • City Safari (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Vesterbro Pool (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Copenhagen Zoo (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Royal Golf Center (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Copenhagen

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

  • Deer Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Rosenborg Castle Gardens (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Orstredsparken (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Botanical Garden (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Palm House (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Islands Brygge Harbour Baths (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Copenhagen

Fly into Copenhagen (CPH-Kastrup), the closest airport, located 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Malmo (MMX-Sturup), which is 32.3 mi (51.9 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Copenhagen Norreport Station, Nørreport Station and Copenhagen Central Station are the main stations in the area. It's easy to get around Copenhagen by jumping on the metro at Kongens Nytorv Station, Copenhagen Vesterport Station or Christianshavn Station.

Where to stay around Copenhagen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 711 holiday lettings near Copenhagen. From 639 Condos/Apartments to 40 Houses, 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 Copenhagen is on HomeAway.

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

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 Copenhagen:

  • Indre By: 370 holiday homes
  • Østerbro: 101 holiday homes
  • Vesterbro/Kongens Enghave: 429 holiday homes
  • Nørrebro: 167 holiday homes
  • Amager Vest: 209 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 Copenhagen?

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

  • Little Mermaid: 728 holiday lettings
  • Parken Stadium: 731 holiday lettings
  • Frederik's Church: 719 holiday lettings
  • DFDS Canal Tours Dock: 724 holiday lettings
  • Copenhagen Vigerslev Alle Station: 716 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Copenhagen 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 Condos/Apartments in Copenhagen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 639 Condos/Apartments in Copenhagen. Our other popular types of Copenhagen holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Copenhagen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Copenhagen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.