Destination guide

Why people love visiting rustic Empoli

Come and experience Empoli and its wineries, culture and churches. Renowned for its festivals, monuments and local tours, this city welcomes all visitors. Ponte Vecchio and Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Empoli

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Empoli a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cosimo Maria Masini (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Golf Club Bellosguardo Vinci (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Castello Sonnino (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Tenuta Maiano (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Azienda Agricola Ammirabile (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Fattoria San Michele a Torri (9.3 mi / 15 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Empoli

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Empoli is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Boboli Gardens (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Piazzale Michelangelo (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Corsini Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Renai Park (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Focognano Oasis (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Cascine Park (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Empoli

The nearest airport is in Florence (FLR-Peretola), located 14.7 mi (23.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Pisa (PSA-Galileo Galilei), which is 27.2 mi (43.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Empoli Station or Empoli Ponte A Elsa Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Empoli?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,628 holiday rentals around Empoli. From 1,156 flats & apartments to 418 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 Empoli is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Empoli?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Empoli:

  • Santo Spirito: 1,154 holiday homes
  • Oltrarno: 1,141 holiday homes
  • Duomo: 2,098 holiday homes
  • Sant' Ambrogio: 2,225 holiday homes
  • Santa Croce: 1,405 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Empoli Ponte A Elsa Station: 8,730 holiday rentals
  • Empoli Station: 8,708 holiday rentals
  • Pontormos House: 8,650 holiday rentals
  • Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista: 8,319 holiday rentals
  • Museum of the Collegiate Church of Sant'Andrea: 8,669 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Empoli 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 Empoli?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,156 Condos/Apartments in Empoli. Our other popular types of Empoli holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 418 holiday houses
  • Villas: 562 holiday houses
  • Studios: 1,158 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Empoli?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,267 holiday homes with pool available in Empoli. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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