Where to stay around Desenzano del Garda?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,818 holiday lettings near Desenzano del Garda. From 1,841 apartments to 464 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Desenzano del Garda area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Desenzano del Garda?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Desenzano del Garda. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Desenzano Castle: 3,559 holiday lettings
  • Roman Villa of Desenzano del Garda: 3,596 holiday lettings
  • Provenza Cantine: 3,764 holiday lettings
  • Desenzano del Garda-Sirmione Station: 3,608 holiday lettings
  • Desenzano del Garda Station: 3,536 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Desenzano del Garda listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Desenzano del Garda?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,841 apartments in Desenzano del Garda. Our other popular types of Desenzano del Garda holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 464 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 250 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 32 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chateaus and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Desenzano del Garda?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,598 holiday homes with pool available in Desenzano del Garda. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Desenzano del Garda, Italy, Your Home Away From Home

    Sitting proudly above the shores of the beautiful Lake Garda, in the Lombardy Region of northern Italy, is the wonderfully idyllic town of Desenzano del Garda. A Desenzano del Garda holiday is the ideal choice for those visitors who love being near the water, with a multitude of activities on tap and great attractions close at hand. Not only will a Desenzano del Garda holiday rental apartment give you stunning views of the lake and surrounding countryside, it will also come complete with all you need to have a truly relaxing stay.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Desenzano del Garda, Italy

    A Desenzano del Garda holiday allows visitors to relax in beautiful, historic surroundings as well as providing a variety of things to see and do during the trip. Amongst the activities available in and around the town are diving, windsurfing, swimming, sailing, horse riding, golf, tennis, walking and mountain biking. Desenzano del Garda is also home to a fantastic archaeological museum, a castle, several Roman villas and the beautiful Cathedral of St. May Magdalene.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Desenzano del Garda, Italy

    No Desenzano del Garda holiday would be complete without a day trip to the wonderful city of Verona, which is less than 30 miles away from the town. Verona is an ancient city which was largely destroyed during an earthquake in the 12th century, yet many great older attractions still remain. This includes a well preserved Roman theatre, the "Old Castle" of Verona and the Cathedral of Verona. Two of the most visited spots in the city are those that are associated with the characters of Romeo and Juliet. Romeo's house, also known as Montecchi House, is a stone's throw from the house of the Dal Cappello family, built in the 12th century and featuring a beautiful balcony where many believe Juliet stood!

    Weather in Desenzano del Garda, Italy

    If a Desenzano del Garda holiday is looking to be a very viable option for you then you will be eager to learn about the town's weather. The area benefits from a wonderful Mediterranean climate, allowing for relatively warm summers and cold winters. June through to the month of September offer up temperatures of as much as 29 degrees Celsius, for example. The winter months see the temperature fall to anywhere between 5 and 9 degrees Celsius. The annual rainfall amount for Desenzano del Garda is around 23 inches.

    Travel to Desenzano del Garda, Italy

    Starting off a Desenzano del Garda holiday is very straightforward. It is most likely that you will arrive at Verona International Airport (VRN) to begin your adventure, which is just over half an hour from Desenzano del Garda. There are several airlines offering cheap flights to Verona such as Thomson Airways, British Airways, Thomas Cook Airlines, KLM and Flybe. Passengers can leave from a good selection of UK airports such as Glasgow (GLA), Leeds-Bradford (LBA), Southampton(SOU), Gatwick (LGW) and Birmingham (BHX).

    Activities and attractions in Desenzano del Garda

    Do you want to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Desenzano del Garda has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Gardaland (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
    • Movieland (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
    • Canevaworld - Aqua Paradise (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
    • Provenza Cantine (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • Zuliani Winery (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • Center Aquaria Spa and Wellness Center (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Desenzano del Garda

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Desenzano del Garda is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Rocca di Manerba Archaeological Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
    • Baia delle Sirene Park (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
    • Giardino Botanico Fondazione Andre Heller (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
    • Al Corno Beach (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
    • Sigurta Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
    • Toscolano Maderno Botanical Garden (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)