To see all of the beauty and magic of the Vatican City including the stunning Sistene Chapel and the beautiful St Peter’s Basilica you need more than one day. This is reason enough to choose one of our holiday apartments near the Vatican for a city break or holiday in Rome. The other advantage is that you’ll also be incredibly close to the rest of Rome’s sights and sounds.
Holiday in Rome near the Vatican
The Vatican City is a world of its own for many reasons. Whether your pilgrimage there is personal or religious you will find a wealth of things to do in addition to simply wandering around St Peter’s Square and looking inside the buildings. You can also climb to the top of St Peter’s Dome for some of the best views in Rome and enjoy a different side of the Vatican by going on an underground tour. To escape the throngs of tourists you can go on an organized tour of the Vatican Gardens, often overlooked by many visitors. Located close to the Tiber River it’s also very easy to explore the rest of Rome either by foot or on the city’s underground Metro system. Staying in holiday accommodation near the Vatican means you are only minutes away from enjoying the lively street market at Campo di Fiori near Piazza Navona, a little romance on the Spanish Steps or the tradition of throwing pennies into the Trevi Fountain. Or alternatively indulge in a big Italian lunch in nearby Trastevere before crossing the Tiber to explore the Colossuem and Roman Forum, all wonderfully close by. With a great mix of restaurants to be found just outside the Vatican’s walls and supermarkets on most busy streets you will find lots eating and dining options in the area too.
Renting holiday accommodation Rome near the Vatican
Self catering accommodation near the Vatican is affordable, homely and in the perfect location whether you want to explore every corner of the Vatican or incorporate more of Rome into your stay too. With a wide range of apartments to suit families, couples or solo travellers, HouseTrip’s apartments near the Vatican can be booked in just a few clicks.