Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Baveno

The lake and island views provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Baveno. This romantic city attracts visitors thanks to its cafes and boating. Sacred Mountain of the Rosary and Borromeo Plaza are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Baveno

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like boating and swimming. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Baveno a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Adventure Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Golf Club Verbania (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Stresa-Alpino-Mottarone Cable Car (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Golf Club Alpino di Stresa (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Iles des Borromees Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Pian di Sole Ski Centre (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Baveno

Travellers enjoy Baveno for its lakeside setting and island views. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Baveno is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Isola Bella Botanical Garden (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Villa Taranto Botanical Garden (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Borromean Islands (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Isola Bella (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Isola Madre Botanical Garden (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Borromeo Palace and Garden (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Baveno

Fly into Lugano (LUG-Agno), the closest airport, located 21.1 mi (34 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.), which is 22.8 mi (36.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Baveno Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Baveno?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,668 holiday lettings around Baveno. From 972 flats & apartments to 370 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a mountainside property in Baveno?

Cool fresh air, postcard-worthy vistas and quality time in Mother Nature. If you're looking to recharge and reconnect, a few nights in the mountains is just what the doctor ordered. HomeAway has 323 mountain holiday properties available. On the hunt for a different holiday style? See if any of our other properties float your boat. Our options here include:

  • 278 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 248 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 225 lakeside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Baveno?

If you want to see how the locals live, pull back the curtains and take in this destination from the comfort and convenience of an apartment. HomeAway has 939 for you to browse through here. How does £26 a night sound? That's what you're looking at spending if you don't leave it too long! If that doesn't agree with your squad's style, we have a range of other self-catering accommodation options to pick from, such as:

  • House: 387 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Villa: 233 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £17 per night.
  • Hotel: 64 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £41 per night.

Can I stay in Baveno in a large group?

The recipe for a wonderful trip is chilling out with loved ones in an entirely new place. If you're visiting with a big group, HomeAway has options. 165 apartment holiday rentals are ready to be booked. Currently, they're the most popular option here for sizeable groups. If you're wanting to stay in a big group, the holiday rentals that are suitable for you include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we've got 622 holiday rentals appropriate for that size. Spend a night from just £51.
  • If you have 5 in your group, you'll be delighted to hear that there are 434 rental accommodation that are ideal. Prices begin at just £35 per night.
  • Travelling with 8 guests? We offer 204 accommodation for rent that will meet your needs. Prices begin at just £69 a night.

So don't fret! When you book with us you can bring along your aunt, your brother and all your buddies to Baveno.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Baveno?

Cut down on those steep accommodation costs with a little help from HomeAway. You'll find a range of unique holiday rentals and save loads! When it comes to finding an amazing deal, your first stop ought to be Pino sulla sponda del lago maggiore. Here, HomeAway has 53 holiday rentals at an average price of £73 per night. There are another 26 HomeAway holiday rentals awaiting you in or around Reno. The average price in this area is £74 a night.