Find the best place to stay — Metropolitan City of Florence

Where to stay near Metropolitan City of Florence?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,079 holiday rentals near Metropolitan City of Florence. From 6,449 apartments to 1,290 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Metropolitan City of Florence area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Metropolitan City of Florence?

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

  • Florence: 6,375 holiday rentals
  • Chianti: 11,372 holiday rentals
  • Greve: 2,482 holiday rentals
  • Santa Maria Novella: 5,078 holiday rentals
  • Duomo: 3,200 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Metropolitan City of Florence! 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 Florence?

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

  • Florence: 6,375 holiday homes
  • Greve: 2,482 holiday homes
  • Certaldo: 3,705 holiday homes
  • Impruneta: 6,918 holiday homes
  • Panzano In Chianti: 2,280 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Florence (ZMS-Santa Maria Novella Train Station): 9,095 holiday rentals
  • Certaldo Alto: 11,061 holiday rentals
  • Uffizi Gallery: 9,288 holiday rentals
  • Ponte Vecchio: 9,123 holiday rentals
  • Piazza del Duomo: 9,127 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Metropolitan City of Florence 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.

Finding the Perfect Holiday Rental Home in the City of Florence, Italy

A holiday rental home in the enchanting city of Florida is all that you can ask for. Florence was the hub of medieval European trade and finance; and in earlier days it was the capital city of Italy. The place was once ruled by the Medici family and is often linked with the rebirth of Italy.

The city is known worldwide for its love for art and architecture. It is literally the land of artists since a number of European artists reside here. It is not surprising that the historic Centre of Florence was declared a Heritage Site by the UNESCO in 1982.

Enjoying in a Holiday Rental Home in Florence, Italy

You can enjoy the comfort of a luxury hotel at any of Florence villas or apartment hotels, which will offer the same experience as any other expensive resort would. Colle Val d' Elsa is one of the many places where you can chose to stay. The place was correctly known as the crystal city and, as of today, produces 15 percent of the world’s crystals. Another reason for staying here is that it is located right at the heart of Tuscany. You can also opt to rent a villa or a farmhouse in Chianti or any other place that suits your pace and lifestyle at Tuscany. Just make sure that you are located close to some of the best vineyards and to the charming rural regions of Italy.

Things to do in Florence, Italy

If you chose to stay at or near Chianti, you can go for a long drive following the winds that will take you to the steep hills. The place is enriched with profound history and a mouth-watering variety of cuisines that will leave you wanting more.

Whilst at Florence you can simply eat, shop and relax. The city has a variety of recreational activities to choose from. Spend your holidays learning interesting facts that the place highlights. For example, you can visit the domed cathedral of the city, Santa Maria del Fiore, which is also popularly known as ""The Duomo"". Another enticing place that you should not miss visiting is Bartolomeo Ammanati's Fountain of Neptune, which is a visual treat because of its amazing marble sculpture.

All in all, a holiday at Florence brings together the experience of culture, beauty, history and architecture, all at one place.

Climate of Florence

The climate of Florence can be termed as mild, temperate, continental climate. The summers at Florence are hot and dry, while the winters are cool and clammy. It drizzles in summer, making way for heavy rainfall during the winters.

Travel to and in Florence, Italy

You can easily take an affordable flight to Florence. Buses and taxis operate for residents; however, the city is closed to through-traffic. To avail your flight ticket to Florence, you can opt to log-in to The city can be toured on foot once you enter the city walls.