Destination guide

Cosy Colle di Val d'Elsa will entice you

The area's history and temples are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Colle di Val d'Elsa. This relaxing city attracts visitors thanks to its spas and coffee shops. Collegiate Church of Santa Maria Assunta and Roman Theatre are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Colle di Val d'Elsa

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Colle di Val d'Elsa a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Castello di Monsanto (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Castello della Paneretta (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Isole e Olena Winery (10.7 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Casa Vinicola Luigi Cecchi (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Rossi Alabastri Volterra (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Buondonno Winery (13 mi / 20.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Colle di Val d'Elsa

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Colle di Val d'Elsa is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The SottoVico Garden (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Enoteca Italiana (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Orto Botanico dell'Universita di Siena (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • All'Orto de' Pecci (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Chianti Sculpture Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Val di Merse (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Colle di Val d'Elsa

The nearest airport is in Florence (FLR-Peretola), located 28.8 mi (46.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Colle di Val d'Elsa?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,872 holiday lettings around Colle di Val d'Elsa. From 557 houses to 1,933 flats & apartments, 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 rural property in Colle di Val d'Elsa?

If you are seeking a retreat from the city, you're in luck! Leave the noisy commotion behind and fall asleep to the gentle sounds of the countryside. HomeAway has 1,273 rural holiday properties in this destination. Of course, that may not be quite your holiday style. Luckily, HomeAway has tons more options, including:

  • 344 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 193 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 161 town holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Colle di Val d'Elsa?

Having space to yourself, home-cooked meals, lofty views — if any of this appeals to you, an apartment rental is an awesome option. You'll be able to choose from 1,963 different options via HomeAway. If you get in early, you could spend as little as £22 a night. If that doesn't fit with your crew's taste, we've got a range of other self-catering accommodation options available, such as:

  • Villa: 726 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £39 per night.
  • House: 621 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £30 per night.
  • Farmhouse: 228 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £34 per night.

Can I stay in Colle di Val d'Elsa in a large group?

There's nothing more memorable than staying somewhere completely new with family and friends. The good news is HomeAway has some places suitable for big groups. 330 apartment holiday rentals are listed. Currently, they're the most popular choice here for large groups. Rental accommodation in this area that can house large groups include:

  • Are you looking for places that can sleep 6 holiday makers? We have 1,204 that will be perfect. Prices start from £22 per night.
  • After a rental property for 8 guests? We have 571 that will work well. The starting price is £39 a night.
  • Travelling with a group of 5? We have 500 rental accommodation that will be perfect. Prices begin at just £38 a night.

You and all your mates will be in good hands when you book your Colle di Val d'Elsa travels with us!

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