Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Pistoia

Come and experience Pistoia and its monuments, history and museums. Renowned for its theme park, spas and churches, this city welcomes all visitors. Ponte della Maddalena and Fortezza da Basso are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Pistoia

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Pistoia a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tanilla's Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • MyKart Montecatini (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Pistoia Zoo (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Villa Celle (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Wonder Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Cantagrillo Pool (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Pistoia

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Pistoia is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Villa Celle (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Renai Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Oak Tree of Pinocchio (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Focognano Oasis (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Parco del Neto (14.4 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Corno alle Scale (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Pistoia

Fly into Florence (FLR-Peretola), the closest airport, located 16.8 mi (27 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Pisa (PSA-Galileo Galilei), which is 30.5 mi (49 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Pistoia Station, Pistoia Ovest Station and Corbezzi Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay near Pistoia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,537 holiday rentals near Pistoia. From 449 Houses to 314 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Pistoia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Pistoia:

  • Santomato: 29 holiday homes
  • Santo Spirito: 1,327 holiday homes
  • Oltrarno: 1,343 holiday homes
  • Santissima Annunziata: 1,576 holiday homes
  • Basilica of Santa Croce: 1,959 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Pistoia?

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

  • PISTOIA (Station): 3,123 holiday rentals
  • PITECCIO (Station): 2,297 holiday rentals
  • San Giovanni Fuoricivitas: 2,984 holiday rentals
  • Fabroni Palace Contemporary Visual Arts Museum: 2,885 holiday rentals
  • Manzoni Theater: 2,937 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pistoia 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 Houses in Pistoia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 449 Houses in Pistoia. Our other popular types of Pistoia holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 314 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 440 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 30 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Pistoia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 992 holiday homes with pool available in Pistoia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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