Destination guide

Travel to historic Arcetri

Enjoy the area's museums, history and cathedral and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Arcetri. Well-liked for its sightseeing, gardens and cafés, this city is both romantic and scenic. Boboli Gardens and Piazzale Michelangelo are just a couple of the must-sees. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Arcetri

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Arcetri has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Visarno the Hippodrome (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Costoli Pool (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Circolo Golf Ugolino (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Fattoria San Michele a Torri (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Torre Del Chianti (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Hidron (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Arcetri

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Arcetri is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boboli Gardens (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Piazzale Michelangelo (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Torrigiani Garden (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Rose Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Giardino degli Iris (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Florence Botanical Gardens (2 mi / 3.2 km)

Traveling to and around Arcetri

The nearest airport is in Florence (FLR-Peretola), located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Arcetri?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,332 holiday lettings near Arcetri. From 546 Houses to 44 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Arcetri for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Arcetri?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 546 Houses in Arcetri. Our other popular types of Arcetri holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 44 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 44 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 44 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Arcetri?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,263 holiday homes with pool available in Arcetri. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.