Where to stay around Varese?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 845 holiday lettings near Varese. From 503 apartments to 174 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Varese for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Varese:

  • Pino sulla sponda del lago maggiore: 55 holiday homes
  • Maccagno: 197 holiday homes
  • Laveno: 55 holiday homes
  • Cerro: 35 holiday homes
  • Reno: 25 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 Varese?

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

  • Villa Menafoglio Litta Panza and Collection: 3,193 holiday lettings
  • Villa Mylius: 3,160 holiday lettings
  • Varese Station: 3,167 holiday lettings
  • Church of Saint Anthony Abbot: 3,142 holiday lettings
  • Church of San Giuseppe: 3,144 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Varese 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 Varese?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 503 apartments in Varese. Our other popular types of Varese holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 174 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 106 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 8 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 Varese?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 289 holiday homes with pool available in Varese. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    A holiday rental home in Varese, Italy is a lovely choice for your next much-needed breakaway

    There are many great reasons to choose Varese for your next breakaway. Fun activities and interesting attractions are just a couple of those reasons. A holiday rental home in Varese will put you close to many of the most popular activities. Each home is very well-appointed, so you will be sure to have everything that you need to enjoy your stay. Varese will quickly become your second home.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Varese, Italy

    The beaches along Lake Maggiore provide the backdrop for many of the most popular activities in Varese. Swimming, boating and diving are some of the options. Wind surfing is very popular in the area due to the fact that there is almost always a strong breeze. The mountains near Varese not only make for gorgeous views, but also allow for hiking, mountain biking and climbing. Visit a nearby winery to learn about locally made wines and participate in a wine tasting.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Varese, Italy

    There are a number of interesting places to visit whilst on holiday to Varese. The Civic Museum, which is housed in an 18th century building, features an impressive collection of archaeological artefacts such as the mummified remains of a child. The museum also houses an impressive butterfly collection. Visit an art gallery and see works by local artists. Ancient buildings, such as the Castello di Masnago and the Basilica di San Vittore also dot the landscape. You will have the opportunity to visit surrounding towns by taking a ferry or gondola. This is a fun way to explore the area without having to drive and worry about getting lost.

    Weather in Varese, Italy

    There are some chilly winter nights, but overall the weather in Varese is quite mild. During the winter months, the average low temperatures are between -4 and 1° C and the highs are between 6° and 8° C. It begins to warm up during the spring with average lows of 9° to 12° C and highs of 17° to 21° C. During the summer months the average lows are between 12° and 15° and highs are between 25° and 28°. There is some rain each month. The least occurs during December with 56 mm and the most rainfall occurs during May with 132 mm.

    Travel to Varese, Italy

    The closest airport to Varese is Milano Malpensa Airport (MXP), which is only 21 km away. Other options include Lugano Airport (LUG), located 23 km from Varese and Orio al Serio Airport (BGY), which is 69 km from Varese. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.

    Sightseeing in and around Varese

    Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Varese 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:

    • Varese Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • Sacro Monte Funicular (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Sci Club Cunardo (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
    • La Pinetina Golf Club (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
    • Golf Club Monticello (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
    • Alprose Chocolate Factory (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)

    Attractions in and around Varese

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Varese? Take the children and visit Villa Taranto Botanical Garden, Isola Bella Botanical Garden and Isola Madre Botanical Garden. Don't miss landmarks such as Sacred Mountain of the Rosary and San Vittore Basilica, and unique cultural highlights such as Villa Menafoglio Litta Panza and Collection and Baroffio Museum. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Villa Olmo, Volta Temple or Cathedral of Como to your agenda.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Varese

    Travellers appreciate the beautiful gardens and panoramic lake views, which is just a taste of what Varese has to offer. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Varese is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Villa Taranto Botanical Garden (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
    • Isola Bella Botanical Garden (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
    • Estensi Gardens (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Lake Varese (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • Parco Regionale di Campo dei Fiori (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
    • Lago di Ghirla (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)