Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Rome

Come and experience Rome and its museums, history and cathedral. Renowned for its monuments, art and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Colosseum, Borghese Gallery and Teatro dell'Opera di Roma are a few of the top cultural sights. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Rome

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

  • Marco Simone Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Bioparco di Roma (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Parco Tutti Insieme (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Centro Sportivo Salone (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Tennis Club Parioli (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Circolo del Golf di Roma L'Acquasanta (5 mi / 8.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Rome

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

  • Bioparco di Roma (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Villa Borghese (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Aniene Valley Nature Reserve (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Villa Chigi Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Villa Torlonia (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Villa Ada (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Rome

Fly into Rome (CIA-Ciampino), the closest airport, located 8.6 mi (13.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Rome (FCO-Fiumicino - Leonardo da Vinci Intl.), which is 18.7 mi (30.1 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Rome Palmiro Togliatti Station, Rome Tor Sapienza Station and Rome Serenissima Station are the main stations in the area. You can get around Rome by catching a ride on the metro at Rebibbia Station, Ponte Mammolo Station or Pietralata Station.

Where to stay around Metropolitan City of Rome?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,302 holiday lettings near Metropolitan City of Rome. From 7,520 Condos/Apartments to 1,585 Houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Metropolitan City of Rome area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Metropolitan City of Rome?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Metropolitan City of Rome. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Rome: 9,605 holiday homes
  • Zona LIII Tomba di Nerone: 36 holiday homes
  • Monte Verde: 3,684 holiday homes
  • Quartiere XIII Aurelio: 3,171 holiday homes
  • Rione I Monti: 3,573 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Metropolitan City of Rome! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Metropolitan City of Rome?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Metropolitan City of Rome with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Rome: 9,605 holiday lettings
  • Velletri: 414 holiday lettings
  • Fiumicino: 8,547 holiday lettings
  • Nettuno: 209 holiday lettings
  • Artena: 283 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Metropolitan City of Rome?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Metropolitan City of Rome are:

  • Fiumicino Airport (FCO): 8,994 self catering accommodations
  • Ciampino Airport (CIA): 9,286 self catering accommodations
  • Frosinone (QFR-Girolamo Moscardini): 148 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Metropolitan City of Rome?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Metropolitan City of Rome. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pratica di Mare Air Base: 9,038 holiday rentals
  • Villa Borghese: 9,214 holiday rentals
  • Via Appia Nuova Shopping District: 9,209 holiday rentals
  • Lake Martignano: 8,552 holiday rentals
  • Lake Nemi: 8,642 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Metropolitan City of Rome listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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