Find the best place to stay — Spello

Where to stay around Spello?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 664 holiday lettings near Spello. From 290 apartments to 107 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Spello for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent apartments in Spello?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 290 apartments in Spello. Our other popular types of Spello holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 107 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 92 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 75 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Spello?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 305 holiday homes with pool available in Spello. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Spello, Umbria, Italy your home away from home

    Those who have visited Spello describe it as one of the most beautiful walled towns in Umbria. With its Roman walls and watchtower, it creates a magical medieval appearance and the town centre is fabulously preserved. Spello is in the foothills of Monte Subasio near Assisi and has wonderful views of the surrounding valleys and hills which are snow-capped in winter. It makes an excellent base for exploring the local sights yet is within easy reach of Siena, Florence and Rome.

    Things to Do at Spello, Umbria Attend the Infiorata

    One weekend each June, Spello celebrates the Infiorata, or Flowering, a unique and popular festival. Artists draw pictures on the cobbled streets which are then filled in with flower petals to create beautiful pictures.

    Explore the Old City

    From the historic city walls to the ancient convent, Spello is described as a "Citta d'Arte". One of the highlights is a visit to the Church of Santa Maria Maggiore to see some of Pinturicchio's finest frescoes. The narrow streets are lined with small shops and artisan workshops, making it ideal for exploring leisurely on foot.

    Eating Out

    Spello has some fine local restaurants and trattorias which serve delicious local cuisine. A good meal can take all evening with many small courses, each with its own wine pairing, so do not be in a rush when dining here. The pizzerias are also good as a cheaper dining option.

    Places to Visit Near Spello, Umbria

    Assisi

    Assisi, the home town of St Francis and St Clare, makes the perfect day out just ten minutes down the road from Spello. With its two cathedrals, peaceful walks, UNESCO World Heritage status and religious pageants it is one of the most visited towns in Italy for pilgrims.

    Rome

    Rome is two hours away from your Spello villa by car or local train. There are a wealth of attractions in Rome, from the ancient monuments of the Coloseum, Pantheon and the Forum to the fabulous architecture and museums of St Peter's Basilica in the Vatican.

    Florence (Firenze)

    Florence is world-famous for its architecture. History and art lovers will revel in the art museums and the rich heritage within the many churches in Florence. The Duomo has the largest brick-built dome in the world and visitors can climb to the top for excellent views over the city. The nearby bell tower and the baptistery buildings are both wonderful sights and the shops on the Ponte Vecchio are also worth visiting. Florence is a two hour drive from your holiday villa in Spello and can be reached easily by train or car.

    Weather at Spello, Umbria

    Spello has a beautiful climate with mild winters and hot sunny summers. The winter temperatures are generally above freezing by day and may drop to freezing on the coldest nights. In July, temperatures reach 30°C and the summer has less rain and more sunshine than other seasons. Spring and fall are ideal times to enjoy a holiday villa in Spello with moderate temperatures and quieter attractions.

    Travel to Spello, Umbria

    The Perugia (PEG) Airport is just 14km from your holiday home in Spello. Alternatively, fly into the Leonarda da Vinci (FCO) International Airport in Rome and spend some time visiting the city before driving out to Spello.

    Attractions in and around Spello

    Looking for things to do while you're in Spello? Don't miss landmarks such as Porta Consolare and Church of Sant'Andrea, and unique cultural highlights such as Pinacoteca Civica. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as Park of Mount Subasio, Parco Colfiorito and Springs of Clitunno. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Eremo delle Carceri, Basilica of Santa Chiara or Cathedral of San Rufino to your agenda.