To make a good visit to Verona you need a 2-3 day stay in the city. So what are the best places to stay in Verona these days and nights? And what are the best hotels to sleep in?
In this guide you will find all the information on which are the best areas to stay in the city of Romeo and Juliet and which are the best hotels, apartments and bed & breakfasts to sleep in.
Over three million tourists visit Verona every year, attracted by its beauty and artistic richness, by the historic center declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and by the numerous events and manifestations that take place throughout the year.
Find an accommodation or hotel in Verona
This large flow of tourists to the city is welcomed by almost 2.000 hotels of various types and for all budgets. Therefore, finding accommodation is certainly not difficult, but it is important that it is in a good location.
When to visit Verona
Although any time of the year is a good time to visit the city, the best times to visit Verona are spring and summer. One of the most important things is to always book a hotel or accommodation in advance to find the best accommodation and rates, as well as more choice.
Le cheaper rates for the accommodations they are in the autumn and winter period, while in the months of July and August they are the highest. April, May, June and September are a good choice for anyone looking for a good time and good hotel rates.
Where to stay in Verona
After reading this short guide you will be able to organize a perfect visit to Verona. We will show you which are the best areas to spend a wonderful trip or city break. In addition, we will advise you for each area which are the best hotels, even with free cancellation if your plans change.
We also remember that to visit Verona 2 or 3 days are just fine, so the important thing is to book and stay in a good area. Accommodation rates are relatively unrelated as you only need 1 or 2 nights in a hotel to visit the city.
Although the city is quite large, with 250.000 inhabitants with several districts and areas, there are only 3 the best areas to sleep and they are all close, located between the historic center and the railway station of Verona Porta Nuova.
Historic center: the most beautiful area to stay
The historic center is certainly the most beautiful area to sleep in Verona. By staying here allows you to move on foot and to easily visit the main attractions of the city. In fact, for example theArena di Verona and Giulietta's home they are only 500 meters away.Book the Verona Card with priority access to the Arena
You can easily get there on foot and also visit the Piazza Bra Piazza dei Signori Piazza delle Erbe Lamberti Tower and other historical monuments and attractions of the city such as the Roman Theatre e Castel San Pietro, with its splendid viewpoint.
Find an accommodation or hotel in the historic center of Verona
Hotel Milano & SPA *** S - superior 3-star hotel, one of the best hotels in the center
Hotel Torcolo - 2 star hotel, an economical choice and in a good location
Boutique Hotel Touring - hotel 3 digit
Hotel Europa - hotel 3 digit
Cittadella: the best area to sleep in Verona
The Cittadella area is the best area to stay in Verona. It is therefore located between the historic center and the bus and train stations very convenient both for those arriving by train and bus, and for easy access to the historic center.
This area is very convenient even for those arriving by car, it is not a restricted traffic area, so you can arrive at the hotel with your own car and park it at the hotel if the hotel has a car park.
The rates and quality of the hotels allow you to find good hotel accommodations with a good value for money.Find accommodation or hotels in the Cittadella area of Verona
Grand Hotel des Arts - 4-star hotel, one of the most prestigious in Verona
Hotel Siena - 2 star hotel with double room rates starting from 90 €
Hotel Florence, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western - 4-star hotel with excellent value for money
Hotel Marco Polo - 3 star hotel with double room rates starting from 100 €
Porta Nuova: the most comfortable area to stay
The Porta Nuova area takes its name from Verona Porta Nuova station. If you arrive by train or bus, staying in this area allows you to easily reach the hotel upon arrival and the train or bus station on the day of departure. The Aerobus that connects the airport to the city also stops here, near the station.
This area is the most comfortable not only for being close to the means of communication that will allow you to visit the other destinations in Veneto like Padua, Venice, Lake Garda,…, but also because it is quite close to the historic center.
Ad example, the train or bus station is about 1,5 km from the Verona Arena and from the historic center (15 minutes on foot).Find accommodation or hotels in the Verona Porta Nuova area
Novo Hotel Rossi - 3-star hotel with double room rates starting from 60
Hotel Martini - 3 star hotel with double room rates starting from 70, good location and good value for money
Sole Hotel Verona - 3-star hotel with double room rates starting from 100
Hotel Piccolo - 3 star hotel with double room rates starting from 70, good location and good value for money
How to get to Verona
For many Italians, especially the inhabitants of northern Italy, the car may be the best choice to reach Verona. The city is located near an important crossroads of motorways formed by the A4 and A22.
The A4 motorway connects the city to Milan and Venice, while the A22 motorway connects the city to Trento, Bologna and the cities of central and southern Italy. If you arrive by car it will not be difficult to find parking, and there are several hotels that offer car parking
Valerio Catullo Airport, also known as Verona Villafranca Airport, is the official airport of Verona, as well as being the closest, less than 12 km from the city.
The Aerobus or Line 199 connects the airport with the Verona Porta Nuova railway station. Tickets can be purchased before boarding or directly from the bus driver. The cost of the ticket is 6 €
If you arrive by plane and Verona is one of the stops on a trip to the north east of Italy, the best choice is rent a car at the airport. In this way you can visit cities such as Milan, Venice, Padua, Bergamo, Como, Lecco, ...
Verona Porta Nuova Station is the main railway station in the city. There are numerous trains that connect the cities of northern Italy to Verona, but also trains to and from the cities of central and southern Italy.
The bus station is located in the square in front of the Verona Porta Nuova station. There are connections with more than 20 cities in Italy, including Naples, Rome, Milan, Venice, Turin, Florence, ..., carried out by FlixBus and other transport companies.
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