Destination guide

Charming Rapallo will entice you

Enjoy the temples and other features of Rapallo. Well known for its boating, seaside and golfing, this romantic city won't disappoint. Luigi Ferraris Stadium and Chiossone Museum of Oriental Art are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Rapallo

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Rapallo has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aquarium of Genoa (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Circolo Golf e Tennis Rapallo (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Passeggiata di Anita Garibaldi (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Parco Avventura Val di Vara (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rapallo

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Rapallo is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • San Michele di Pagana (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Zoagli Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Paraggi Beach (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Regional Natural Park of Portofino (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Portofino Regional Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Camogli Beach (3.8 mi / 6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Rapallo

The nearest airport is in Genoa (GOA-Cristoforo Colombo), located 19.3 mi (31 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Rapallo Station.

Where to stay around Rapallo?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 796 vacation rentals near Rapallo. From 170 Houses to 498 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Rapallo for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Rapallo?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Rapallo:

  • Genoa Historical Centre: 337 vacation rentals
  • San Vincenzo: 316 vacation rentals
  • Nervi: 35 vacation rentals
  • Molo: 312 vacation rentals
  • Oregina: 76 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Rapallo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Rapallo. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Marina di Rapallo: 1,813 vacation rentals
  • Rapallo Station: 1,818 vacation rentals
  • Castello di Punta Pagana: 1,816 vacation rentals
  • Castle-on-the-Sea (Castello sul Mare): 1,812 vacation rentals
  • Basilica of Sts. Gervasius and Protasius: 1,813 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rapallo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Rapallo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 170 Houses in Rapallo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rapallo include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 498 rentals available
  • Villas: 79 rentals available
  • Country houses: 15 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rapallo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 120 vacation rentals with pool available in Rapallo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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