Destination guide

Travel to artsy Milan

Enjoy the area's cathedral, museums and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Milan. Renowned for its architecture, art and theaters, this city welcomes all visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Pinacoteca di Brera, Teatro alla Scala or Civic Museum of Archaeology. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Milan

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Milan a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Acquario Civico (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Terme Milano (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Piscina Romano Ponzio (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Quanta Sport Village (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Acquatica Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Pala Kart Cinisello Balsamo (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Milan

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Milan is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sempione Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Orto Botanico di Brera (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Indro Montanelli Public Gardens (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Parco delle Basiliche (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Parco Marinai d'Italia (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Piazza Aspromonte (1.9 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Milan

The nearest airport is in Milan (LIN-Linate), located 4.6 mi (7.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.), which is 25.3 mi (40.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Milan Cadorna Nord Station, Milan Porta Garibaldi Station and Milan Central Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can get around Milan by catching a ride on the metro at Lanza Station, Cairoli Station or Montenapoleone Station.

Where to stay near Milan?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,595 house rentals near Milan. From 2,234 Condos/Apartments to 278 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Milan for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Milan:

  • Milan Centre: 1,465 vacation rentals
  • Guastalla: 481 vacation rentals
  • Cerchia dei navigli: 1,634 vacation rentals
  • Washington: 392 vacation rentals
  • San Vittore: 589 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Milan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Milan. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Porta Nuova: 2,646 home rentals
  • Milan (XNC-Cadorna Train Station): 2,648 home rentals
  • Piazza del Duomo: 2,645 home rentals
  • Milan Central Station: 2,650 home rentals
  • Piazzale Cadorna: 2,647 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Milan listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Milan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 2,234 Condos/Apartments in Milan. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Milan include:

  • Houses: 278 lodging choices
  • Villas: 21 lodging choices
  • Studios: 2,249 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Country houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Milan?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 49 vacation homes with pool available in Milan.

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