Destination guide

The historical city of Paestum awaits you

The area's temples and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Paestum. This relaxing city is known for its university setting, gardens and cheese shops. 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.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Paestum

Paestum is famous for its beautiful gardens and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Paestum is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bay of Trentova (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Natural Oasis Bosco Camerine (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Punta Licosa (11.8 mi / 19 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Paestum

The nearest airport is in Salerno (QSR-Costa d'Amalfi), located 15.8 mi (25.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Naples (NAP-Naples Intl.), which is 49.9 mi (80.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Capaccio Paestum Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Paestum?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 624 holiday lettings around Paestum. From 75 villas to 255 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.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Paestum? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Paestum. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Paestum Archaeological Park: 735 holiday lettings
  • Capaccio Paestum Station: 754 holiday lettings
  • Basilica: 756 holiday lettings
  • Nevada Park Amusement Park: 749 holiday lettings
  • Basilica Pontificia Santa Maria de Gulia: 823 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Paestum listed on 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 Villas in Paestum?

Yes, of course. offers 75 Villas in Paestum. Our other popular types of Paestum holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 255 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 194 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Paestum?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 153 holiday homes with pool available in Paestum. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.