Where to stay around Montecchio?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 424 holiday lettings near Montecchio. From 139 Villas to 127 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Montecchio is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Catacomba di Villa San Faustino: 1,464 holiday lettings
  • Orvieto Funicular: 1,862 holiday lettings
  • Porta Romana: 1,816 holiday lettings
  • Villa Lante: 1,214 holiday lettings
  • Captain's Palace (Palazzo del Capitano): 1,845 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Montecchio 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 Villas in Montecchio?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 139 Villas in Montecchio. Our other popular types of Montecchio holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 127 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Country houses: 33 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent mountain rentals in Montecchio?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 29 mountain rentals in Montecchio. You have also many other possibilities in Montecchio area, including:

  • Downtown rentals: 9 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 5 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Montecchio?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 316 holiday homes with pool available in Montecchio. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental at Montecchio, Umbria your home away from home

    Montecchio is situated on the lower slope of the Monte Croce di Sera in the pretty Tiber Valley. The historic Medieval part of the city is traffic-free and has plenty of interesting sights and amenities. The surrounding area is known as the "Green heart of Italy" and is beautiful in all seasons. A holiday villa in Montecchio offers quiet vacations enjoying the scenic local area but is within easy reach of Rome and Florence by car or train for more cultural days out.

    Things to Do at Montecchio, Umbria


    This area is ideal for those who enjoy walking and hiking in the hills. For a more gentle stroll, take the waymarked path through the local forest from your Montecchio holiday villa to the archaeological site of the Pre-Roman necropolis of Copio where pre-Roman graves can be seen.

    Learn About Olive Oil

    Montecchio is well known for its fine olive oil, among the best in the world. The Olive Oil Museum in the town shows how the olives are grown, harvested and the oil extracted and there are samples to taste.

    Local Festivals

    During the summer, every town in this area of Umbria has its own "Sagra" or festival with a street party, parades, music and plenty of food. It is a great way to enjoy the Umbrian culture and see how the locals live in this unspoilt area. At Christmas everyone dresses in biblical dress and participates in a pageant. There are also festivals celebrating Easter, olive oil and the wine harvest.

    Places to Visit Near Montecchio, Umbria Lago di Alviano

    This beautiful lake in the scenic Tiber Valley is a natural oasis for wildlife and a natural park which is protected by the WWF. It is popular with nature-lovers and bird-spotters and is a lovely area for walking.


    Orvieto is a definite must-see from your Montecchio holiday villa. It is in a dramatic location on vertical cliffs surrounded by defensive walls. It has a fabulous 13th century Duomo and the Palazzo del Capitano del Popolo was the official papal residence for a time. Explore the underground city of caves and rooms which were designed for a siege or as an escape route, and visit the impressive Albornoz Fortress which was started in 1353.


    A day trip hardly begins to touch on the wealth of sights in Rome, from the ancient monuments of the Colosseum, Pantheon and the Forum to the fabulous architecture and museums of St Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City. Rome is easy to get to by train from the nearby Attigliano station.

    Weather at Montecchio, Umbria

    Montecchio has beautiful weather with mild winters and hot sunny summers. Spring and fall are ideal times to enjoy a Montecchio villa with moderate temperatures and quieter attractions. The winter temperatures remain above freezing by day with plenty of sunshine, and it may drop to freezing on the coldest nights. In mid-summer temperatures reach 30°C with cooler evenings due to the altitude, with less rain showers than other seasons.

    Travel to Montecchio, Umbria

    The nearest airport to your Montecchio holiday villa is Rome's Leonardo da Vinci International (FCO) Airport which is 140km away. A hire car is highly recommended for reaching Montecchio and for exploring the surrounding area of Umbria.

    Sightseeing in and around Montecchio

    Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Montecchio a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Foresta Fossile di Dunarobba (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
    • Orvieto Funicular (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
    • Terme Di Orte (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
    • Cantina Peppucci (14.8 mi / 23.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Montecchio

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Montecchio is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Parco dei Sette Frati (10.8 mi / 17.5 km)
    • Sacro Bosco (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
    • Fosso Castello Waterfall (14 mi / 22.5 km)
    • Faggeta del Monte Cimino (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
    • Lake Bolsena (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)