Destination guide

Charming Rapallo will entice you

Enjoy the temples and other features of Rapallo. Well known for its boating, seaside and golfing, this romantic city won't disappoint. Luigi Ferraris Stadium and Chiossone Museum of Oriental Art are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Rapallo

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Rapallo has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aquarium of Genoa (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Circolo Golf e Tennis Rapallo (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Passeggiata di Anita Garibaldi (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Parco Avventura Val di Vara (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rapallo

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Rapallo is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • San Michele di Pagana (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Zoagli Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Paraggi Beach (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Regional Natural Park of Portofino (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Portofino Regional Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Camogli Beach (3.8 mi / 6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Rapallo

The nearest airport is in Genoa (GOA-Cristoforo Colombo), located 19.3 mi (31 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Rapallo Station.

Where to stay around Rapallo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 838 holiday lettings near Rapallo. From 177 Houses to 526 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rapallo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Rapallo?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rapallo:

  • Genoa Historical Centre: 346 holiday homes
  • Nervi: 36 holiday homes
  • Molo: 323 holiday homes
  • San Vincenzo: 327 holiday homes
  • Lagaccio: 110 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Marina di Rapallo: 1,895 holiday lettings
  • Castle-on-the-Sea (Castello sul Mare): 1,896 holiday lettings
  • Basilica of Sts. Gervasius and Protasius: 1,894 holiday lettings
  • Circolo Golf e Tennis Rapallo: 1,877 holiday lettings
  • Porta delle Saline: 1,894 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rapallo 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 Houses in Rapallo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 177 Houses in Rapallo. Our other popular types of Rapallo holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 526 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 84 self catering accommodations
  • Country houses: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rapallo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 135 holiday homes with pool available in Rapallo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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