Where to stay around Murlo?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,351 holiday lettings near Murlo. From 592 apartments to 309 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Murlo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Murlo Station: 2,966 holiday lettings
  • Abbazia di San Galgano: 2,643 holiday lettings
  • Siena Cathedral: 5,678 holiday lettings
  • Chianti Sculpture Park: 6,651 holiday lettings
  • Casa Vinicola Luigi Cecchi: 8,106 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 592 apartments in Murlo. Our other popular types of Murlo holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 309 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 205 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 96 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 Murlo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 815 holiday homes with pool available in Murlo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental home or villa in Murlo, Italy your home away from home

    Like much of Tuscany, the Val di Merse region is renowned for its unspoilt countryside, and the commune of Murlo is widely regarded as one of the most beautiful villages in the region. Located at slight altitude amongst a number of valleys and rivers, holiday rental accommodation in Murlo often provides stunning views of the surrounding Tuscan countryside, and gives visitors the ideal base to discover a charming village that has changed little over the past 700 years.

    Things to do in Murlo, Italy

    Around the village are a number of important Etruscan sites, many of which can be reached by following winding tracks that have been in place for many centuries. A great place to start is the Antiquarium di Poggio Civitate Archaeological Museum, which is housed in a former Bishop’s palace and displays important finds from the local area.

    Nature lovers will find that the region makes for great walking and hiking, with the area around Murlo characterized by dense woodland, winding brooks and rivers and Mediterranean scrubland. A lack of disturbance to the landscape means that a huge array of wildlife can be spotted out in the countryside, including wild boar, deer, foxes, squirrels, badgers and numerous forms of birdlife.

    There is also much to be seen in Murlo when it comes to historical buildings. The 12th Century Castello di Murlo has been converted into a number of smaller buildings, which surround the aforementioned Bishops palace and the village cathedral. The main piazza is a great meeting point and also where you will find some of the village’s finest architecture.

    Places to visit on holiday in Murlo, Italy

    Within the commune of Murlo alone are eleven frazioni (villages), which offer a great starting point for those planning a holiday of exploring the surrounding area and can all be reached within minutes by car. Outside of this are numerous surrounding villages, with Monticiano (27km) and Sovicille (29km) particular highlights. One of the key sights to visit in the Val di Merse region is the Abbey of San Galgano (19km), home of the famous Sword in the Stone.

    Weather in Murlo, Italy

    The weather in Murlo is characterised by hot summers and cool winters. July and August are the warmest months in which to visit, when the daily average is just above 30C. This is also the time of year when rainfall is at its lowest, so those planning to visit during this period should book their self-catering accommodation in Murlo well in advance.

    Flights to Murlo, Italy

    A new airport is proposed for construction in Siena, and will become the nearest airport for those visiting Murlo. Until then, holidaymakers should fly to either Florence Peretola Airport (FLR) or Pisa Galileo Galilei Airport (PSA), which are located 74km and 100km from Murlo respectively.

    Activities and attractions in Murlo

    Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Murlo has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Terme Petriolo (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
    • Poggio Antico (11.2 mi / 17.9 km)
    • Az. Agr.Losi Querciavalle (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
    • San Giovanni Terme Rapolano (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
    • Saltalbero Adventure Park (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
    • Felsina (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Murlo

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Murlo is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Val di Merse (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
    • I Canaloni del Torrente Farma (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
    • Orto Botanico dell'Universita di Siena (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
    • All'Orto de' Pecci (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
    • Enoteca Italiana (12 mi / 19.2 km)
    • Horti Leonini (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)