Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Rome

Come and experience Rome and its museums, history and cathedral. Renowned for its monuments, art and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Colosseum, Borghese Gallery and Teatro dell'Opera di Roma are a few of the top cultural sights. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Rome

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

  • Marco Simone Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Bioparco di Roma (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Parco Tutti Insieme (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Centro Sportivo Salone (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Tennis Club Parioli (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Circolo del Golf di Roma L'Acquasanta (5 mi / 8.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rome

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

  • Bioparco di Roma (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Villa Borghese (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Aniene Valley Nature Reserve (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Villa Chigi Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Villa Torlonia (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Villa Ada (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Rome

Fly into Rome (CIA-Ciampino), the closest airport, located 8.6 mi (13.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Rome (FCO-Fiumicino - Leonardo da Vinci Intl.), which is 18.7 mi (30.1 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Rome Palmiro Togliatti Station, Rome Tor Sapienza Station and Rome Serenissima Station are the main stations in the area. You can get around Rome by catching a ride on the metro at Rebibbia Station, Ponte Mammolo Station or Pietralata Station.

Where to stay near Metropolitan City of Rome?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 10,396 house rentals near Metropolitan City of Rome. From 7,675 Condos/Apartments to 1,532 Houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Metropolitan City of Rome area.

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

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Metropolitan City of Rome. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Rome: 9,514 vacation rentals
  • Centro Storico: 4,828 vacation rentals
  • Trastevere: 2,782 vacation rentals
  • Pantheon: 3,837 vacation rentals
  • Rione I Monti: 3,476 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Metropolitan City of Rome! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Metropolitan City of Rome?

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

  • Rome: 9,514 rentals
  • Civitavecchia: 156 rentals
  • Anzio: 200 rentals
  • Tivoli: 9,136 rentals
  • Ostia Antica: 248 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Metropolitan City of Rome?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Metropolitan City of Rome are:

  • Fiumicino Airport (FCO): 8,805 home rentals
  • Ciampino Airport (CIA): 8,839 home rentals
  • Frosinone (QFR-Girolamo Moscardini): 145 home rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Metropolitan City of Rome?

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

  • Pantheon: 3,837 vacation homes
  • Colosseum: 9,139 vacation homes
  • Campo de' Fiori: 9,109 vacation homes
  • Spanish Steps: 9,107 vacation homes
  • La Romanina Shopping Center: 9,000 vacation homes

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

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