Self-catering accommodation in Sweden with holiday home cottages and chalets for rental in Stockholm The country’s capital, Stockholm is Sweden’s largest city and is located on 14 different islands where lake Malaren meets the Baltic Sea. Stockholm holiday rentals are found in the second most visited Scandinavian city after Copenhagen, and whatever your interests, you’re sure to find something to do in this stylish and modern city. Staying at a chalet in Stockholm is the perfect way to experience the fine array of culture boasted by the city, with two fascinating UNESCO World Heritage sites to see within the metropolitan area. The first of these is the stunning 16th Century architecture and gardens at Drottningholm Palace while no visitor staying in Stockholm Holiday Accommodation should pass up the opportunity to take in the quietly elegant Skogsskyrkogarden (Woodland Cemetery). A Stockholm holiday cottage rental would place you in the heart of one of Europe’s most thriving cultural destinations. Architecturally, the city is incredibly diverse, with medieval churches, modern landmarks and wholly regenerated industrial areas around the inner city. Visitors to Stockholm’s rental chalets will need to plan their stay carefully in order to cram in as many of the town’s more than 100 museums as possible. The Nationalmuseum is a must, as is the Museum of Modern Art. In such a diverse city, holiday accommodation in Stockholm benefits from the great range of international cuisine on offer, with everything from traditional Scandinavian to Asian food available here.
Weather in Stockholm, Sweden With its northerly location, Stockholm enjoys as much as 18 hours of sunshine a day during the summer months, and no more than 6 in winter. Summers are generally warm, with temperatures occasionally getting up to 30 degrees Celsius. Winters are always cold, although snow isn’t guaranteed here.