Where to stay around Province of Piacenza?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 67 holiday lettings near Province of Piacenza. From 19 villas to 18 chateaus, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Province of Piacenza is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Province of Piacenza?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Province of Piacenza. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Piacenza: 40 holiday homes
  • Lugagnano Val d'Arda: 61 holiday homes
  • Nero Lake: 312 holiday homes
  • Nibbiano: 55 holiday homes
  • Caminata: 39 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Province of Piacenza! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Province of Piacenza?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Province of Piacenza with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Piacenza: 40 holiday lettings
  • Lugagnano Val d'Arda: 61 holiday lettings
  • Nibbiano: 55 holiday lettings
  • Caminata: 39 holiday lettings
  • Bobbio: 24 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Province of Piacenza?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Province of Piacenza. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Nero Lake: 312 holiday rentals
  • Casa della Misericordia: 93 holiday rentals
  • Santa Franca Monastery: 89 holiday rentals
  • Gropparello Castle: 88 holiday rentals
  • Cantine Romagnoli: 102 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Province of Piacenza listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Piacenza, Italy your home away from home

If you are looking for a fascinating area to stay that is handily placed for the Swiss and French Alps, then Piacenza could be the place for you. This is a wonderfully scenic place that lies within the Emiliano-Romagnolo region of Northern Italy. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, farm houses, apartments and campsites.

Things to do on holiday to Piacenza, Italy

Piacenza and the surrounding towns of the region are fantastic places for hiking and cycling with many trails in the region with scenic mountain views. Canoeing is a very popular activity on the mountain stream as well as the Scoltenna, Leo, Ospitale torrents and the Rio Perticara and Panaro river. The brave tourists may like to try some other sports such as hand-gliding, paragliding, motorcycle trial riding and rock climbing.

During the winter months visitors come to the High Apennines for skiing and mountaineering. There are many excellent golf courses in Emiliano-Romagnolo including 9-hole and 18-hole courses. Trout and fly fishing is very popular in the Apennine torrents with other type of fishing available on lakes and rivers throughout the region.

A weekly market take place in Piacenza every Saturday in the city centre and there are good shops located in the Via Roma, the Via Dante and the Via Garibaldi districts. The city boasts some very good restaurants, pizzerias, bars and cafes too serving excellent Italian fare. There is plenty of nightlife in the province of Piacenza and discos located nearby.

Places to visit on holiday to Piacenza, Italy

There are a number of interesting places to visit in the region including historic building and churches such as the Cathedral of Piacenza, which was built between the 12th and 13th centuries. Other ancient sites can be seen here as well as palaces such as Palazzo Comunale and Palazzo Farnese. The region has numerous museums and galleries including Ricci Oddi Gallery in Piacenza, which is dedicated to modern Italian painters.

Milan is about an hour’s drive away via the A1 road and features some magnificent buildings, as well as many impressive designer shops. Here there is the famous San Siro football stadium, which is the home of Inter Milan and A.C Milan and is well worth a visit.

Weather in Piacenza, Italy

The temperature in Northern Italy does not get as hot in summer as the south, but average maximums in the Piacenza area are around 29 degrees centigrade in July and August. Temperatures normally stay in the 20 degree centigrade area between May and September. October is usually the wettest month of the year with an average of 110 mm rainfall.

Travel to Piacenza, Italy

Linate Airport is seven kilometres from Milan and has flights to and from domestic and major European destinations such as Amsterdam, Brussels, Frankfurt, London, Paris and Vienna. Car hire firms such as Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt and Thrifty are located at the airport. The airport is approximately 57 kilometres from Piacenza.