Destination guide

The cozy 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 vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Carrara

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

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural landscape of Carrara

Whether you're an active traveler 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 center:

  • 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)
How to get there

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 center.

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

How many vacation rentals are available around Carrara?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,881 house rentals around Carrara. From 634 Houses to 355 Villas, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Carrara is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Marmo di Carrara: 4,609 home rentals
  • Carrara Station: 4,534 home rentals
  • Carrara Academy of Fine Arts: 4,573 home rentals
  • Chiesa del Suffragio: 4,542 home rentals
  • Palazzo Cucchiari: 4,628 home 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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Carrara?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 634 Houses in Carrara. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Carrara include:

  • Villas: 355 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 24 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 24 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Carrara?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 442 vacation homes with pool available in Carrara.

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