Destination guide

Travel to historic Rabat

Enjoy the area's museums, history and culture and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Rabat. This city's shopping, cafés and entertainment draw many visitors. Royal Palace and Hassan Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Rabat

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Rabat has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royal Golf Dar Es Salam (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Rabat Zoo (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Royal Moroccan Federation for Equestrian Sports Dar Essalam (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rabat

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Rabat is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Foret Hilton (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Jardin d'Essais Botaniques (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Andalusian Garden (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Rabat Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Plage de Temara (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Exotic Gardens (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Rabat

Fly into Rabat (RBA-Sale), the closest airport, located 6.9 mi (11.1 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Rabat Agdal or Rabat Ville Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Rabat?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 164 vacation rentals near Rabat. From 19 Villas to 95 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 Rabat for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Rabat:

  • Rabat Medina: 37 vacation rentals
  • Agdal: 35 vacation rentals
  • Quartier de L'Ocean: 27 vacation rentals
  • Kasbah of the Udayas: 21 vacation rentals
  • Qbibat: 18 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 Rabat?

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

  • Royal Golf Dar Es Salam: 177 vacation rentals
  • Moroccan Parliament: 166 vacation rentals
  • Bibliothèque Nationale du Royaume du Maroc: 166 vacation rentals
  • Mohammed V University: 173 vacation rentals
  • Museum Mohamed VI of Modern and Contemporary Art: 166 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 19 Villas in Rabat. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rabat include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 95 rentals available
  • Houses: 34 rentals available
  • Studios: 101 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rabat?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 38 vacation rentals with pool available in Rabat. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.