Where to stay around Salò?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,854 holiday lettings near Salò. From 1,919 apartments to 420 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Salò 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 Salò?

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

  • Salo Duomo: 4,338 holiday lettings
  • Church of San Bartolomeo: 4,330 holiday lettings
  • Palace of the Magnificent Motherland: 4,337 holiday lettings
  • Italian Social Republic Documentation Center: 4,340 holiday lettings
  • Vittoriale degli Italiani: 4,469 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,919 apartments in Salò. Our other popular types of Salò holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 420 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 272 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 29 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 Salò?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,566 holiday homes with pool available in Salò. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental at Salo, Lake Garda, Italy your home away from home

    The delightful small community of Salo is situated in the shadow of Monte San Bartolomeo on a long narrow bay on the west shore of Lake Garda. Its most famous son was Gasparo da Salo who invented the violin in the 16th century. Salo makes the perfect base for enjoying Lake Garda and exploring the surrounding area of northeast Italy. Local shops and restaurants line the waterfront within easy reach of your holiday rental in Salo. The Gothic parish church of Santa Maria Annunziata is well worth visiting, along with the Archaeological Museum and the Clock Tower.

    Things to Do at Salo, Lake Garda Walking and Hiking

    The area around Lake Garda is ideal for exploring on foot. The nearby hills have many waymarked footpaths and tracks suitable for mountain biking behind the town or enjoy the lakefront promenade which circles the entire lakefront.

    Boat Trips

    The port at Salo offers many boat trips up and down the lake. Ferries are an easy way to reach other destinations on Lake Garda such as Riva del Garda at the north end of the lake.


    The best place to find great shopping is at the modern shopping centre near Desenzano del Garda. It is one of the largest malls in the area and has striking modern architecture made up of two circular buildings covered in blue mirrored glass. Alternatively, head for the designer boutiques and markets in Milan, just 130km west of your Salo holiday home rental.

    Places to Visit Near Salo, Lake Garda Desenzano del Garda

    Desenzano del Garda is on the southwest tip of the lake. Founded in the Roman era it is a charming town with beautiful architecture and a small fishing port. Visit the medieval castle and explore the 16th century Cathedral of St Mary Magdalene which has several famous paintings including Giambattista Tiepolo's ‘Last Supper’. The ruins of the Villa Romana and the Tower of St Martin are well-known local landmarks.


    Bergamo is a short, scenic drive away from Salo, nestled in the foothills of the Alps. It has a fine collection of ancient monuments, museums and fabulous works of art as well as a 14th century castle. The Palazzo della Ragione is even older and is a fabulous building to tour.


    The graceful city of Verona is a treasure trove of historic buildings including the roman amphitheatre just outside the city walls. There are several other roman relics around the Piazza delle Erbe, which was the original Roman forum and marketplace.

    Weather at Salo, Lake Garda

    Lake Garda enjoys beautiful weather from spring through autumn with plenty of sunshine and around two inches of rain per month. Temperatures in July reach 29°C (85°F) and higher whilst winters see temperatures drop below freezing at night.

    Travel to Salo, Lake Garda

    The nearest airport to your Salo holiday villa is the Verona/Brescia (VRN) Airport which is 36 km away. Alternatively the Linate Airport (LIN) in Milan is 98km away and has many regular flights from the UK and Europe.

    Activities and attractions in and around Salo

    Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Salo a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Canevaworld - Aqua Paradise (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
    • Movieland (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
    • Gardaland (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
    • Rimbalzello Adventure (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Comincioli Farm (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
    • La Basia Winery (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Salo

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

    • Giardino Botanico Fondazione Andre Heller (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Rocca di Manerba Archaeological Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
    • Toscolano Maderno Botanical Garden (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
    • Baia delle Sirene Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
    • Corno Beach (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
    • Al Corno Beach (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)