Destination guide

The historical city of L'Aquila awaits you

Take a holiday to L'Aquila and enjoy the area's churches, monuments and history. Renowned for its parks, skiing and mountain views, this city welcomes all visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Piazza del Duomo and Museo Nazionale d'Abruzzo. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around L'Aquila

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that L'Aquila has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Campo Imperatore Gondola (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Campo Imperatore Observatory (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Campo Felice (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in L'Aquila

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, L'Aquila is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Campo Imperatore (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Lake Campotosto (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Lake Sinizzo (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Gran Sasso e Monti della Laga National Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Lake Scandarello (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Gole di Celano (22.5 mi / 36.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around L'Aquila

Fly into Pescara (PSR-Abruzzo Intl.), the closest airport, located 39 mi (62.7 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, L'Aquila Station, Paganica Station and Sassa-Tornimparte Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday accommodation are available around L'Aquila?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 94 holiday rentals around L'Aquila. From 32 flats & apartments to 38 holiday 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 L'Aquila is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to L'Aquila?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in L'Aquila. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • L'AQUILA (Station): 85 holiday rentals
  • Museo Nazionale d'Abruzzo: 84 holiday rentals
  • Campo Imperatore: 167 holiday rentals
  • Church of Santa Maria di Collemaggio: 89 holiday rentals
  • Palazzo Dragonetti: 80 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around L'Aquila listed on Stayz 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 Condos/Apartments in L'Aquila?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 32 Condos/Apartments in L'Aquila. Our other popular types of L'Aquila holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 38 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses
  • Studios: 34 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in L'Aquila?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in L'Aquila. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.