Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical 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 holiday 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 holiday home and experience everything that makes Rome a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 traveller 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 centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

Transport to and around Rome

Fly into Rome (CIA-Ciampino), the closest airport, located 8.6 mi (13.9 km) from the city centre. 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 travelling 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 near Metropolitan City of Rome?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,365 holiday rentals near Metropolitan City of Rome. From 7,601 Condos/Apartments to 1,566 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: 9,550 holiday rentals
  • Trastevere: 2,801 holiday rentals
  • Centro Storico: 4,878 holiday rentals
  • Rione III Colonna: 3,293 holiday rentals
  • Quartiere XIV Trionfale: 1,517 holiday rentals

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 holiday rentals 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 rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Rome: 9,550 holiday homes
  • Castel Gandolfo: 2,603 holiday homes
  • Frascati: 759 holiday homes
  • Trevignano Romano: 117 holiday homes
  • Tivoli: 9,146 holiday homes

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 holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Metropolitan City of Rome are:

  • Fiumicino Airport (FCO): 8,863 holiday houses
  • Ciampino Airport (CIA): 9,061 holiday houses
  • Frosinone (QFR-Girolamo Moscardini): 148 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Metropolitan City of Rome?

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

  • Campo de' Fiori: 9,128 holiday rentals
  • Pantheon: 3,866 holiday rentals
  • Termini Station: 7,427 holiday rentals
  • Piazza di Spagna: 9,151 holiday rentals
  • Spanish Steps: 9,135 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 homes.

Explore destinations around Metropolitan City of Rome

Rome
9,550 holiday rentals
Castel Gandolfo
2,603 holiday rentals
Frascati
759 holiday rentals
Trevignano Romano
117 holiday rentals
Tivoli
9,146 holiday rentals
Ostia Antica
8,784 holiday rentals
Capena
267 holiday rentals
Bracciano
100 holiday rentals
Civitavecchia
155 holiday rentals
Sant'Oreste
390 holiday rentals
Fiumicino
8,458 holiday rentals
Santa Marinella
244 holiday rentals
San Gregorio Da Sassola
189 holiday rentals
Gallicano nel Lazio
339 holiday rentals
Cerveteri
449 holiday rentals
Nettuno
208 holiday rentals
Anzio
209 holiday rentals
Fiano Romano
284 holiday rentals
Tolfa
376 holiday rentals
Velletri
418 holiday rentals