Find the best place to stay — Murlo

Where to stay around Murlo?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,339 holiday lettings near Murlo. From 567 apartments to 331 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.

Can I rent apartments in Murlo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 567 apartments in Murlo. Our other popular types of Murlo holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 331 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 213 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 88 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 813 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.

    Attractions in and around Murlo

    Looking for things to do while you're in Murlo? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Abbazia di San Galgano and Siena Cathedral, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Civic Museum or Castello di Montepescini. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Val di Merse and Val d'Orcia. Plan to attend a game or event? Get tickets for Stadio Artemio Franchi or Siena Stadium. Activities around the area include Poggio Antico, Circuito di Siena and Az. Agr.Losi Querciavalle. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Palazzo Pubblico, Piazza del Campo or Abbazia di Sant'Antimo to your agenda.