Destination guide

Find your fairytale villa in Veneto

Nestled at the northern tip of the Adriatic Sea, Veneto is an enchanting region of dramatic coastline, soaring mountains and serene lakes that dazzle and inspire. Home to ancient cities and towns that date back to the Middle Ages, visitors flock here to wander the cobbled streets, sip coffee and watch the world pass by from characterful cafes. Like to get out and about? Veneto vacation rentals are within driving distance of the region's hot spots, including the magical canals of Venice, fairytale villas perched along the Brenta Riviera and the luxurious spas of the Euganean Hills, where guests can relax with soothing treatments and therapies.

Things to do

Outdoor adventures in Veneto

Surrounded by mountains and edged with opulent villas and charming towns, visitors flock to Lake Garda for outdoor fun, with paragliding, hang-gliding, skiing and horseback riding among the activities on offer. Elsewhere, Venice is a magical destination, where you can spoil yourself with a sunset gondola ride or shop for handblown glass, while lovers of history and architecture will find that a treasure trove of delights, including stunning Palladian villas with their beautifully-preserved frescos, elegant columns and vast porticos, await in Vicenza.


Discover attractions for all in Veneto

From the lavish costumes and dramatic masks of the Carnival of Venice to human chess games in Marostica and historic horse races in Feltre, there's always something happening in Veneto. Whether reliving Romeo and Juliet, touring exquisite villas or simply wandering the ancient cobbled streets, you'll never be short of something to do here. Take boat rides to tiny islands, stroll through the lush gardens of Venetian palaces or take to the snowy slopes of the Dolomites for world-class skiing and breathtaking mountain views, Veneto vacation rentals place you in the heart of it all.


Sunshine and snow in Veneto

Nestled on the shores of the Adriatic Sea and surrounded by mountains, Veneto has an array of climates. In the mountains, the weather provides cool summers and frigid winters, with abundant snowfall and temperatures that plunge down to the mid-30s, while down in the foothills and on the plains, the climate is more moderate. The areas along Lake Garda and the Adriatic Sea are much warmer, and are a popular choice for those seeking a Veneto vacation rental during the summer months, when temperatures soar into the 80s.

Natural features

Natural wonders in Veneto

Tucked along the northern curve of the Adriatic Sea, the Veneto region sits north-west of Croatia, west of Slovenia, south-west of Austria and south-east of Liechtenstein and Switzerland. It offers a beautiful combination of stunning coastline, verdant farmland and the exquisitely-majestic peaks of the Dolomites. Along the coast, you'll find extensive marshes, serene ponds and small islands, as well as sandbars, sand dunes and canals. In the Venetian Prealps, there are incredible caves and abundant fossil deposits to discover, while wildlife is abundant, with wolves, eagles, ibex and lynx among the countless species to be spotted.

Where to stay around Veneto?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 9,367 vacation rentals near Veneto. From 1,740 Houses to 380 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Veneto for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Veneto?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Veneto. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Venice: 3,731 vacation rentals
  • Metropolitan City of Venice: 5,967 vacation rentals
  • Verona: 1,516 vacation rentals
  • San Marco: 1,525 vacation rentals
  • Cannaregio: 1,511 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Veneto! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Veneto?

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

  • Venice: 3,731 rentals
  • Verona: 1,516 rentals
  • Cortina d'Ampezzo: 504 rentals
  • Vicenza: 222 rentals
  • Padua: 505 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Veneto?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Veneto are:

  • Vicenza (VIC): 401 vacation rentals
  • Cortina d'Ampezzo (CDF-Fiames): 729 vacation rentals
  • Venezia Tessera Airport (VCE): 3,239 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Veneto?

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

  • Venice-Mestre Station: 3,363 rentals
  • St. Mark's Square: 3,277 rentals
  • Rialto Bridge: 3,282 rentals
  • Pra' delle Torri Golf Club: 2,260 rentals
  • Venice Santa Lucia Station: 3,284 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Veneto listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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