Malmö holiday rentals
With an abundance of green parks, magnificent sandy beaches and cultural delights, you’ll never be short of things to do when you book a holiday in the small but vibrant city of Malmö. Malmö is the biggest city in the region of Skåne in southern Sweden and has a multicultural vibe. Over the last few years, Malmö has developed into an exciting cosmopolitan city. It’s known now for its innovative architecture and a strong organic social character, being Sweden’s first Fairtrade City. So when you book your stay in Malmö you can be rest assured that it will not only be your own wellbeing that improves, but also in the lives of others.
Discover a place where the old meets the new when you book your holiday home in Malmö
From the bustling commercial center, it is only a short walk to the picturesque old town and to the Burganlage Malmöhus. This castle has been here since 1434 and is one of the city’s best attractions. Around this area you will also find the Lilla Torg, which is a quaint cobblestone square with cafes, perfect for a day out. From there, you can continue your historical exploration and head to the western harbor to get the perfect snapshot of the Öresund Bridge. This bridge connects Denmark and Sweden (20 minutes from Copenhagen) and is the longest combined road and rail bridge in Europe, a sight really worth seeing when you book a holiday in Malmö. The town also boasts various museums, theatres and modern art exhibitions. A walk along the Rörsjök canal is also a must when visiting this vibrant city as well as the various green parks which are only a stone’s throw away from any holiday home.
This city is also an up and coming base for education and technology. Malmö has undergone some major transformations with regards to architectural developments, and it has attracted new biotech and IT companies, and particularly students through Malmö University, founded in 1998. The Turning Torso is also a unique architectural development that Malmö is proud of. It is a neo-futurist residential skyscraper and the tallest building in Scandinavia and a must for any tourist visiting the area.
Malmö is Sweden’s first Fairtrade City, certified in 2006, which has spurred the city’s organic and fair-trade offerings. So, you know that when you book your holiday rental in Malmö you can have a clear conscience. In Malmö, it’s easy to shop in this city and to enjoy ethically produced food and drink. And you can guilt free shop for the latest fashions made with the environment and ethics friendly materials.
As for cultural delights unique to Malmö, there is the Malmöfestival which is held every summer. Founded in 1985 this festival has grown in popularity every year and attracts some of the best up and coming acts in the area and beyond.
How do I get to my holiday accommodation in Malmö?
There are various ways to reach your Swedish holiday destination. The closest airports to Malmö are Copenhagen International Airport and Malmö Airport (Sturup) and from various places in Europe you can book direct trains to Malmö Central Station. The Öresund Bridge crosses the Öresund strait and provides an efficient way of travel between Malmö and Copenhagen, either by car or by train.