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Holiday Villages

Do you want the comfort of staying in your own cottage, while experiencing new, exciting surroundings? Would you like to have neighbours to talk to, while the children run around and play? Then a holiday village is the solution. Often there are more conveniences at the facility - a restaurant, a pool, or a playground...

The tiny town at Astrid Lindgren's World

Inspired by the early 1900s Vimmerby, Den lilla staden ('The tiny town') is built as if it were taken from one of Astrid Lindgren's stories. Among the alleyways and squares there is room for play and socializing.
“Main Street and Little Street, that was all there were, and then the great square. For the rest there were only small cobblestoned, steep alleyways and blind alleys...”


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Kosta Lodge in the Kingdom of Crystal

A newly built holiday village in the middle of the Kingdom of Crystal. Thirteen twin cottages with generous porches are located at a small lake. The main building is close by, where they have two large pools and several hot tubs. The restaurant is rustic with a wilderness theme. Kosta Lodge also has a rental center where you can rent anything from bicycles to fishing poles. Website in Swedish with translate button


Resort Yxenhaga
Resort Yxenhaga

Resort Yxenhaga

Resort Yxenhaga is Småland's largest holiday village with 78 cottages. The cabins are well equipped with eg washing machine, wifi, TV. The resort offers a tennis court, basketball court, beach volleyball court, activity room, barbecue area and sauna. You can also rent a canoe and buy a fishing license at the reception.


Isaberg Mountain Resort

The cosy holiday village has cabins of 36 to 157 square meters. You can also choose the level of comfort that suits you and your budget by booking the self-catering cabin or with full hotel service. Many of the cottages are newly renovated, and large parts of the holiday village has internet access.


Lilla Svergiebyn

A sustainable holiday village outside Vimmerby. Lilla Sverigebyn consists of three small, traditional farms with the typical red houses and white trims. There are different types of accommodation, such as cabins or rooms. The overnight stay includes breakfast. What's particular for Lilla Sverigebyn is that they only offer vegan food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Qigong, meditation and music gymnastics are some of the activities offered. For the children there is a playhouse and a large playground.


Vimmerby Stugby

Vimmerby Holiday Village is beautifully located 20 kilometers from Astrid Lindgren's World and Vimmerby city. Three of the cottages lie close to a farm, and the others on a meadow close to the farm. They are fully equipped and some of them have an open fireplace. The holiday village is open all year around.


Other affordable accommodation


In Småland, camping means staying close to nature - often by a lake or in a bay. Experience what Sweden's wilderness offers for real.


Småland's hostels most often are beautifully located and affordable to stay at. Some are close to lakes, some in charming houses.

Bed & Breakfast

Relax in a home away from home. You will always find a cosy B&B along the road while in Småland. Welcome to stay in Sweden for real!