Destination guide

Travel to artsy Milan

Enjoy the area's cathedral, museums and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Milan. Renowned for its architecture, art and theaters, this city welcomes all visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Pinacoteca di Brera, Teatro alla Scala or Civic Museum of Archaeology. 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

Sightseeing in and around Milan

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Milan a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Acquario Civico (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Terme Milano (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Piscina Romano Ponzio (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Quanta Sport Village (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Acquatica Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Pala Kart Cinisello Balsamo (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Milan

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Milan is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sempione Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Orto Botanico di Brera (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Indro Montanelli Public Gardens (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Parco delle Basiliche (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Parco Marinai d'Italia (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Piazza Aspromonte (1.9 mi / 3 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Milan

The nearest airport is in Milan (LIN-Linate), located 4.6 mi (7.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.), which is 25.3 mi (40.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Milan Cadorna Nord Station, Milan Porta Garibaldi Station and Milan Central Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can get around Milan by catching a ride on the metro at Lanza Station, Cairoli Station or Montenapoleone Station.

Where to stay around Milan?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,558 holiday lettings near Milan. From 2,214 Condos/Apartments to 261 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 Milan is on HomeAway.

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

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 Milan:

  • Porta Garibaldi: 670 holiday homes
  • Calvairate: 168 holiday homes
  • Zona Ca' Granda: 73 holiday homes
  • Central Station: 630 holiday homes
  • Porta Venezia: 535 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 Milan?

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

  • Piazza dei Mercanti: 2,564 holiday lettings
  • San Siro Stadium: 2,609 holiday lettings
  • Porta Nuova: 2,573 holiday lettings
  • Milan Central Station: 2,576 holiday lettings
  • Piazza San Babila: 2,600 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,214 Condos/Apartments in Milan. Our other popular types of Milan holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 261 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 2,230 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Milan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 41 holiday homes with pool available in Milan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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