Destination guide

The charming area of Venice awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's museums, cathedral and art galleries and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Venice. Travelers to this romantic city praise the shopping, restaurants and boating. Peggy Guggenheim Museum, Ca' Rezzonico and Academy Gallery are a few of the top cultural sights. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Venice

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Venice a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sea Life Jesolo (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Venissa Vineyard (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Golf Club Jesolo (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Aqualandia (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Jesolandia Amusement Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Kartodromo Pista Azzurra (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Venice

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Venice is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Giardini dell'Arena (28.8 mi / 46.3 km)
  • Trepalade Natural Oasis (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Murano (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Sant'Elena (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Giardini della Biennale (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Giardini Pubblici (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Venice

The nearest airport is in Venice (VCE-Marco Polo), located 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Treviso (TSF), which is 16 mi (25.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Quarto d'Altino Station, Meolo Station and Venice Santa Lucia Station are the main stations in the area. Catch a ride on the metro at Mestre Centro B1 to easily navigate the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Metropolitan City of Venice?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 6,744 house rentals around Metropolitan City of Venice. From 4,949 Condos/Apartments to 1,107 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Venice: 3,946 vacation rentals
  • San Marco: 1,553 vacation rentals
  • Cannaregio: 1,567 vacation rentals
  • Mestre: 1,682 vacation rentals
  • Castello: 1,320 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Metropolitan City of Venice! 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 Venice?

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 Venice:

  • Venice: 3,946 rentals
  • Lido di Jesolo: 779 rentals
  • Venice Lido: 2,704 rentals
  • Chioggia: 700 rentals
  • Portogruaro: 2,248 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 Venice?

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 Venice are:

  • Venezia Tessera Airport (VCE): 3,349 home rentals
  • Pordenone (QAD): 185 home rentals
  • Udine (UDN-Campoformido): 195 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 Venice?

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

  • St. Mark's Square: 3,377 vacation homes
  • Piazzale Roma: 3,368 vacation homes
  • Palazzo Venier dei Leoni: 3,382 vacation homes
  • Venice Santa Lucia Station: 3,361 vacation homes
  • I Gesuati: 3,381 vacation homes

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