Destination guide

The cosy area of Carrara awaits your stay

Come and experience Carrara and its churches, history and monuments. This city's spas, mountain views and university setting draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Carrara

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Carrara a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Spazio 2000 (3.8 mi / 6 km)
  • Cantine Lunae Bosoni (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Centro Sub Alto Tirreno (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Pietro Pellegrini Botanical Garden (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Golf Club Marigola (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Parco Avventura Selva del Buffardello (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Carrara

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Carrara is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pietro Pellegrini Botanical Garden (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Caves of Equi Terme (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Punta Corvo Beach (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Montemarcello Regional Park (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Eco del Mare (8.5 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Lake Fario (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Carrara

Fly into Pisa (PSA-Galileo Galilei), the closest airport, located 30.6 mi (49.2 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Carrara Station.

Where to stay near Carrara?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,819 holiday rentals near Carrara. From 576 Houses to 25 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Carrara for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Marmo di Carrara: 4,588 holiday rentals
  • Carrara Cathedral: 4,564 holiday rentals
  • CARRARA AVENZA (Station): 4,504 holiday rentals
  • Chiesa del Suffragio: 4,565 holiday rentals
  • Piazza Alberica: 4,548 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Carrara 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 Carrara?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 576 Houses in Carrara. Our other popular types of Carrara holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 25 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 25 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 25 holiday houses

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 Carrara?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 429 holiday homes with pool available in Carrara. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.