Find the best place to stay — Castel Gandolfo

Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Castel Gandolfo

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Castel Gandolfo. Travellers appreciate the golfing in this scenic city. Colosseum and Trevi Fountain are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Castel Gandolfo

Are you searching for 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 makes Castel Gandolfo a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bioparco di Roma (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Marco Simone Golf Club (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Castelgandolfo Country Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Gotto D'Oro-Cantina Sociale di Marino (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Fontana Candida (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Circolo del Golf di Roma L'Acquasanta (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Castel Gandolfo

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

  • Villa Borghese (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Bioparco di Roma (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Lake Albano (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Lake Albano (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Lake Nemi (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Park of the Aqueducts (9 mi / 14.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Castel Gandolfo

The nearest airport is in Rome (CIA-Ciampino), located 4.9 mi (7.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Rome (FCO-Fiumicino - Leonardo da Vinci Intl.), which is 20.9 mi (33.6 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Castel Gandolfo Station or Villetta Station and explore the city from there.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Castel Gandolfo?

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 Castel Gandolfo:

  • Trastevere: 3,341 holiday homes
  • Centro Storico: 5,089 holiday homes
  • Navona: 2,881 holiday homes
  • Monte Verde: 3,844 holiday homes
  • Zona Vaticana: 4,232 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 Castel Gandolfo?

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

  • Lake Albano: 9,139 holiday lettings
  • Papal Palace of Castel Gandolfo: 9,146 holiday lettings
  • Colosseum: 9,326 holiday lettings
  • Piazza di Spagna: 9,326 holiday lettings
  • Piazza dei Cavalieri di Malta: 9,310 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Castel Gandolfo 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 Castel Gandolfo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 332 Houses in Castel Gandolfo. Our other popular types of Castel Gandolfo holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,981 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 92 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 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 Castel Gandolfo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 115 holiday homes with pool available in Castel Gandolfo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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