15 Insanely Chic Italian Homes (That Are Available to Rent on Onefinestay)

Updated 09/15/19

If there's one European destination that deserves a spot on your travel bucket list, it's Italy. Between the Cacio e Pepe, the ancient ruins, and the beautiful umbrella-lined beaches, there are a lot of reasons we could list to back up our claim. But beyond the cuisine, the culture, and the sights, we're going to boldly suggest that the stunning accommodations alone are reason enough to visit the Mediterranean country.

Today, in an effort to satiate our wanderlust, we're inviting ourselves into some of the most insanely chic Italian homes, courtesy of Onefinestay, and we can't help but appreciate their rich sense of history, cultivation of the arts, and indisputable glamor. Keep scrolling to tour some of the most stylish residences in Italy from Milan to Rome.

Via Vivaio, Milan

Italian Homes
Onefinestay

The Design: Though this gorgeous Italian home is located in a historic Milan neighborhood, the interior expertly balances traditional architectural details with contemporary style, as exemplified by the French balcony doors and the modular sofas in the high-ceilinged sitting room (pictured above).

The Location: "Located in one of Milan's most exclusive residential districts, this home is a short walk from the famous shopping area of Quad d'Oro, with its designer boutiques, antique, shops, and chic cafés in neoclassical mansions," boasts the rental description on Onefinestay.

The Details: four bedrooms, three bathrooms

Italian Interior Design
Onefinestay

Via Privata Grassi, Milan

Bold Italian Homes
Onefinestay

The Design: What this small Milan home lacks in size it more than makes up for with bold design flourishes. Featuring colorfully striped wallpaper and tinted mirrors in the entry (pictured here), this space makes a striking impression as soon as you cross the threshold.

The Location: This space is situated in "a quiet, exclusive neighborhood, but you're very close to all the shops, bars, and restaurants of Sant'Ambrogio," reassures the rental listing on Onefinestay.

The Details: one bedroom, one bathroom

Italian Tiled Bathroom
Onefinestay

Via Pestalozzi, Milan

Modern, Rustic Italian Bedroom
Onefinestay

The Design: The master bedroom, located on the mezzanine level of this Milan home, showcases modern, rustic Italian design at its finest. Natural wood beams balance out the minimal concrete floors. The modern open-plan living room, situated on the lower level, boasts edgier furniture details with leather lounge chairs featuring chrome details.

The Location: "The area's nice and quiet, its streets dotted with authentic shops and eateries," reads Onefinestay's description of the location surrounding this eye-catching space. "You're also close to one of the city's famous canals."

The Details: one bedroom, two bathrooms

Open-Plan Italian Living Room
Onefinestay

Piazza Mattei, Rome

Historic Roman Home
Onefinestay

The Design: This spacious Roman home boasts recently restored terra-cotta tiled floors, carved coving with gilded details, and ceiling frescoes by the Zuccari brothers, Renaissance masters.

The Location: "Next door to Largo di Torre Argentina, one of the city's archaeological wonders, this home is steeped in ancient Rome, while cobbled lanes dotted with vintage stores and fashion boutique are also nearby," explains the listing on Onefinestay.

The Details: five bedrooms, five bathrooms

Luxurious Italian Bathroom
Onefinestay

Via della Vetrina II, Rome

Minimalist Italian Living Room
Onefinestay

The Design: Exposed wood beams and midcentury modern-inspired sideboards lend an air of sophistication to this bright Roman apartment. The marble kitchen might even convince you to stay in and cook rather than eat out.

The Location: "Cross the Tiber from here to explore the Parco Adriano and the cylindrical Castel Sant'Angelo museum, formerly Hadrian's tomb," reads the rental description. "To the southeast, you'll find buzzy Piazza Navona."

The Details: two bedrooms, two bathrooms

Italian Kitchen
Onefinestay

Via Del Corso, Rome

Italian Interior Design
Onefinestay

The Design: Boasting three marble bathrooms and a green-filled rooftop terrace, this luxurious Roman home will make you forget that you're in the middle of the hustle and bustle of the Italian capital.

The Location: "A staircase runs up to the spectacular roof terrace, where a collection of sofas and tables face some of Rome's finest sights," divulges the rental description for this Roman apartment.

The Details: three bedrooms, three bathrooms

Italian Patio
Onefinestay

Piazza Pasquale Paoli, Rome

Traditional Italian Living Room
Onefinestay

The Design: Crystal chandeliers hang from the ceilings of the ornately decorated living and dining rooms of this sophisticated Roman home. These traditional design flourishes will make you channel Donatella Versace.

The Location: "You're right beside the Tiber here, in an area that's known for its authentic eateries and also dotted with museums," explains the Onefinestay listing for this Roman home.

The Details: three bedrooms, four bathrooms

Traditional Italian Dining Room
Onefinestay

Via delle Conce, Florence

Modern Florence Home
Onefinestay

The Design: A stunning spiral staircase steals the spotlight in this striking Florence home. A lush, inviting patio will convince you to sit outside and sip on a glass of sweet Italian dolcetto.

The Location: This Florence home is "close to the local market, some great museums, and the cathedral," according to the Onefinestay description. "And it's only a one-minute walk to the nearest bus stop, Agnolo."

The Details: four bedrooms, four bathrooms

Modern Florence Home
Onefinestay

Piazza di Santa Caterina della Rota, Rome

Eclectic Italian Décor
Onefinestay

The Design: This eclectic Italian home boasts a spacious main living room complete with windows that let in lots of natural light and a latticed wooden ceiling, making it the ideal space to rest after a long day of sightseeing in Rome.

The Location: "Campo de' Fiori is just around the corner, busy with a market by day and packed café terraces by night," details the Onefinestay listing. "Also nearby is Piazza Navona, with its Neptune statue and fountain."

The Details: five bedrooms, five bathrooms

Eclectic Italian Home
Onefinestay

Vicolo Orbitelli, Rome

Contemporary Roman Home
Onefinestay

The Design: This sleek Roman home is filled with contemporary details such as modern appliances and leather furniture pieces without compromising the rustic-Italian aesthetic of the building itself.

The Location: This home features an "impressive roof terrace," explains the Onefinestay listing. "It's prettily planted (with a lemon tree and an olive tree) and has a sofa and a dining table with spectacular views" overlooking St. Peter's Basilica.

The Details: two bedrooms, two bathrooms

Rome Rooftop Terrace
Onefinestay

Via dei Volsci, Rome

Artsy Roman Apartment
Onefinestay

The Design: This artsy Roman apartment is filled with large-scale paintings. Floor-to-ceiling windows flood the space with light and provide a scenic view of the patio. Follow the purple staircase up to the rooftop terrace to lounge in the afternoon sun after enjoying gelato.

The Location: Situated in central Rome, this apartment is conveniently located near the Papal Basilica of Saint Lawrence and the Campo Verano cemetery.

The Details: two bedrooms, one bathroom

Rome Terrace
Onefinestay

Via Calandrelli, Rome

Italian Living Room
Onefinestay

The Design: An eye-catching magenta velvet sofa adds a touch of drama to this Roman apartment. Geometric black-and-white tile flooring contrasts with ornate, Rococo-inspired wall-mounted shelving, pictured here.

The Location: "Not only does Via Calandrelli have views over Rome, but on clear days, you can even make out the Apennine Mountains," boasts the Onefinestay rental listing.

The Details: three bedrooms, three bathrooms

Roman Living Room
Onefinestay

Via Noe, Milan

Minimalist Italian Bedroom
Onefinestay

The Design: Stunningly simple, featuring white walls and blue accents throughout the space, this Milan-based home is the epitome of understated elegance. Contrasting modern and traditional home accessories add visual interest to every room in the home.

The Location: "Although the surrounding streets are calm, you're within walking distance of the shops that line Corso Buenos Aires, plus the historic Porta Venezia," according to the Onefinestay description.

The Details: three bedrooms, three bathrooms

Minimalist Italian Design
Onefinestay

Via Delle Tre Cannelle, Rome

Cultured Italian Home
Onefinestay

The Design: Decorated with items from around the world, from Seychelles to Papa New Guinea, this eclectic Roman home is brimming with culture. You might be tempted to skip a trip to a local museum to explore your lodgings if you vacation here.

The Location: "The Colosseum and Trevi Fountain are just two of the historic sights nearby, and being in the center of Rome, there's no shortage of restaurants, museums, or designer shops either," touts the rental description for this beautiful home.

The Details: three bedrooms, three bathrooms

Ornate Italian Bedroom
Onefinestay

Via Giangiacomo Mora, Milan

Stylish Italian Bedroom
Onefinestay

The Design: The traditionally furnished master bedroom boasts doors that open to a private vibrantly green garden. The tiled master bathroom in this modern Milan home also offers a relaxing respite from the busy city.

The Location: "Nearby, you can find all the bars and restaurants of Corso di Porta Ticinese and the famous shops of Via Torino," reads the Onefinestay description. "A short stroll south is the pleasant Parco Delle Basiliche with its ornamental trees and Roman ruins."

The Details: one bedroom, one bathroom

Tiled Italian Bathroom
Onefinestay

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This post was originally published on March 8, 2018, and has since been updated.

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