Destination guide

Charming Italian Riviera will entice you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Italian Riviera. Travellers appreciate the restaurants in this romantic city. For a bit of culture, visit National Ligurian Gallery at the Spinola Palace, Galata Maritime Museum or Chiossone Museum of Oriental Art. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Italian Riviera

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Italian Riviera a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aquarium of Genoa (20.5 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Golf Tennis Club Pineta Di Arenzano (17.2 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Terme di Genova (21.4 mi / 34.4 km)
  • Passeggiata di Anita Garibaldi (22.3 mi / 36 km)
  • Caravel Water Park (25.6 mi / 41.2 km)
  • Circolo Golf e Tennis Rapallo (28 mi / 45.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Italian Riviera

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Italian Riviera. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bergeggi Island (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Baia dei Saraceni (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Celle Ligure Beach (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Varazze Beach (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Cogoleto Beach (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Varigotti Beach (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Italian Riviera

Fly into Genoa (GOA-Cristoforo Colombo), the closest airport, located 19.3 mi (31.1 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Celle Station, Varazze Station and Spotorno Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay near Italian Riviera?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8,504 holiday rentals near Italian Riviera. From 2,200 Houses to 724 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Italian Riviera for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Italian Riviera?

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

  • France: 227,807 holiday rentals
  • Tuscany: 34,732 holiday rentals
  • Nice: 7,875 holiday rentals
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: 5,299 holiday rentals
  • Monterosso Al Mare: 1,456 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Italian Riviera! 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 Italian Riviera?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Italian Riviera with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Nice: 7,875 holiday homes
  • Villefranche-sur-Mer: 5,299 holiday homes
  • Monterosso Al Mare: 1,456 holiday homes
  • Santa Margherita Ligure: 583 holiday homes
  • Vernazza: 1,563 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 Italian Riviera?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Italian Riviera are:

  • La Spezia (QLP-Sarzana-Luni): 3,760 holiday houses
  • Monaco Airport (MCM): 36 holiday houses
  • Albenga Airport (ALL): 3,038 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 Italian Riviera?

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

  • Monterosso Beach: 2,572 holiday rentals
  • LA SPEZIA CENTRALE (Station): 2,909 holiday rentals
  • Alps Victory Monument (Trophee des Alpes): 7,716 holiday rentals
  • Tirrenia Beach: 3,210 holiday rentals
  • Port of Nice: 1,628 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Italian Riviera 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.

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