Destination guide

Experience the Amalfi Coast in holiday homes to rent

Dramatic crags, verdant woodlands and sparkling seas make the Amalfi Coast one of Italy’s most memorable destinations. From the ancient dwellings and pastel-coloured villas to clifftop resorts and sun-kissed beaches, the Amalfi Coast has something for everyone near holiday homes to rent.


Historic sites near Amalfi Coast holiday rentals

The centuries-old heritage sites in the Amalfi Coast are a wonder for history buffs. Holiday homes can be found near locations like the Provincial Archaeological Museum of Salerno, a showcase for regional antiquities from the area such as a bronze head of Apollo, and Castello di Arechi, a mountaintop medieval castle with a museum, nature paths and sea views. The Salerno Cathedral, a medieval church with a large bell tower, pipe organ and mosaics, and Valle dei Mulini, a set of historic grain mills with rustic surrounds, are also great for history buffs. You could also visit the Excavation of Stabiae, a Roman site with villas, artefacts and frescoes that were buried during a volcanic eruption.

Things to do

Things to see near Amalfi Coast holiday homes

The Amalfi Coast is packed with excellent attractions for an unforgettable experience in Italy. Holiday homes are available near destinations like Grotta dello Smeraldo, a fascinating scenic cave with stalactites, stalagmites and emerald green waters to experience with a boat tour, and Villa Rufolo, a Moorish-style villa with lush gardens and views of the sea. The Amalfi Cathedral, a grand 9th-century Catholic cathedral with an airy, ornate interior, and the Church of Santa Maria Assunta, a spectacular church with a Byzantine icon of the Virgin Mary, are also highlights.

Food & drink 

Regional delicacies in the Amalfi Coast

Amalfi Coast cuisine is abundant in fish, seafood and produce ripened in the Mediterranean sun along with protein delicacies from the Lattari Mountains. Lemons are an important part of regional recipes such as limoncello, an Italian liqueur, and ricotta-filled ravioli with lemon peel. The rich seafood of the area includes shrimp, redfish, bream, sea urchin, octopus, bluefish, molluscs and pezzogna, which are often used in pasta dishes. Finally, the cheeses from family-run dairies are used in both entrees and delectable desserts. No matter your craving, you can enjoy a range of delicacies in restaurants near Amalfi Coast holiday homes.

Family friendly

Family-friendly attractions near Amalfi Coast holiday homes

The Amalfi Coast has numerous attractions that offer fascinating educational experiences for kids. Holiday homes can be found near places like the Coral Museum, a charming museum with artwork and jewellery, and Lattari Mountains Regional Park, a mountainous area with nature paths and coastal views. You’ll also enjoy Arienzo Beach, a bustling shore with calm waters for swimming, and Riserva Statale Valle delle Ferriere, a nature preserve with scenic walking trails among streams, waterfalls, foliage and historic ruins. The Museum of Paper, a quaint museum with exhibits on the history and production of paper in Amalfi, is another family-friendly attraction.

Good for couples

Retreat to Amalfi Coast romantic holiday accommodation

The beauty and serenity of the Amalfi Coast make it perfect for a couple’s retreat. Holiday homes are available near romantic places like Monte Faito, a set of steep cliffs overlooking the gulf with cable car and hiking trails, and the Garden of Minerva, a serene botanic garden with rare plant species and scenic views. You could also visit Corso Italia, a vibrant shopping district with historic architecture, and the Municipal Garden in Salerno, a verdant park with an 18th-century fountain, statues and shaded pathways.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Amalfi Coast?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,983 holiday rentals around Amalfi Coast. From 1,263 Villas to 1,370 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Amalfi Coast is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Amalfi Coast?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Amalfi Coast. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Positano: 452 holiday rentals
  • Praiano: 4,353 holiday rentals
  • Amalfi: 3,482 holiday rentals
  • Sorrento: 3,698 holiday rentals
  • Positano City Centre: 410 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Amalfi Coast! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Amalfi Coast?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Amalfi Coast with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Positano: 452 holiday homes
  • Praiano: 4,353 holiday homes
  • Amalfi: 3,482 holiday homes
  • Sorrento: 3,698 holiday homes
  • Naples: 2,101 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Amalfi Coast?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Amalfi Coast are:

  • Sorrento (RRO-Sorrento Heliport): 6,696 holiday houses
  • Capri (PRJ-Capri Heliport): 4,113 holiday houses
  • Capodichino Airport (NAP): 3,868 holiday houses

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

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Amalfi Coast. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Amalfi Beach: 4,500 holiday rentals
  • Atrani Beach: 5,117 holiday rentals
  • Second University of Naples (Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli): 4,835 holiday rentals
  • Fornillo Beach: 5,720 holiday rentals
  • Villa dei Misteri: 7,074 holiday rentals

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

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