Cremona is situated in the fertile Po Valley of Italy on the border between Emilia Romagna and Lombardy with cities such as Pavia and Mantova nearby. This well-kept mercantile city was an independent and wealthy city-state for centuries. In past centuries, the inhabitants here built canals enabling the land to sustain agricultural activities.
Well known globally for its violin making tradition, music and history come together here in Cremona. In the 16th–18th centuries, the Amati family and their students made violas and violins here and in the Palazzo dell’Arte, there is a museum of antique stringed instruments.
With majestic medieval architecture, the city’s historic beauty can be admired in the Piazza del Comune and in the cathedral square, the Torrazzo (apparently the highest bell tower in Italy) can be found. Here are some of the best places to stay in Cremona, Italy.
Welcome to the beautiful city of Cremona. For an interesting stay, check out this one-bedroom residential home. Music-inspired and decorated with subtle hues, the home guarantees you a soothing atmosphere that’s sure to help you relax. The living room comes with an indoor fireplace and TV with Netflix. For your cooking needs, there’s a kitchen full kitchen that even comes with an espresso machine and a dishwasher. The bedroom has a queen-sized bed and even a toddler bed for your kids as well as a terrace where you can relish the fresh air.
Located in a quiet inner courtyard, the home is only a short walk away from luthier shops, museums, cathedrals, restaurants, and many more.
Violino azul, la tua casa nel centro storico di CremonaCremona, ItalySuperhost
Top guest reviewswe greatly enjoyed our five-day stay here the kitchen was well stocked and easy to useit is quiet comfortable and beautifulit is extremely clean and well-equippedthe room was perfect clean and cozyand also super cleanvery clean and comfortable space and would definitely stay againthe apartment was very cute clean and comfortable
Host:melina has been a wonderful host very carefulwondeful and gracious hostmelina is a great host who is very welcoming and easy to communicate withmelina was very responsive and kind- we could not have asked for a better hostmelina herself is very nice and communicative personRead more reviewsgreat apartment in excellent locationnice apartment and good locationincredible apartment and a great locationbeautiful place very well equipped and great locationwonderful place in cremona great location with a charming courtyard
This quiet spot with a view over the ancient city is easy to find as you arrive from the motorway. Set in a great neighborhood near Cremona Cathedral and with the Torrazzo Golf Club a 10-minute drive away, the A21 motorway and Cremona Exhibition Centre are about 5 minutes by car, the violin museum is 1.2 km (0.7 mi) away and Cremona Train Station is 1.4 km (0.9 mi) away.
There are plenty of places to eat in the hotel with a top-floor restaurant (with panoramic terrace) and a Pizzeria on the ground floor. Guests also get free broadband WiFi throughout, an LED TV with Mediaset Premium channels and free parking nearby.
This property is located in the center of Cremona, 1.7 km (1 mi) from Cremona Fair Trade and just a short walk from the train station as well as the Cremona Cathedral. With a shared lounge with a TV and a common kitchen, this hostel has free WiFi and an espresso vending machine. The simple but comfortable rooms come with heating, air conditioning and a shared or private bathroom.
Located close to the city center, from this spot it is possible to explore all that Cremona has to offer on foot. Guests get a clean, fully equipped and well-decorated property with fresh fruit and snacks as well as air conditioning. There is a kitchen space where guests can cook their own meals. There is also Wireless Internet and free parking on the premises.
vogliADcasa - nel cuore di Cremona (CNI 00051)Cremona, Lombardia, ItalySuperhost
Top guest reviewswifi is excellent and we slept wellwe especially appreciated the air conditioning given the summer heat in cremonathe apartment is lovely quite calm in a quiet streetthis apartment is really well equipped with brand new fixtures and fittingsthe place was clean and welcomingthe entire space is very clean and niceclean comfortable everything provided you could possibly need to cook and for everyday lifesuper clean (thank you ) and we had everything we neededvery modern new and very clean
Host:pietro and his wife were wonderful hostspietro is an awesome hostpietro is very friendly and approachable he gave us advice on local restaurantspietro is also a great host i recommend himpietro and rossana are great warm and helpful hostsRead more reviewslocation is pretty good and a short 8min walk to the main square and cathedralthe location is excellent just a few minutes walking distance from the very center of townbeautifully decorated apartment in a great locationwe would definitely recommend this placevery comfortable stay in a very central flat quiet and very comfortable
You can access the shopping district in downtown Cremona from this property. Comfortable and clean, there is also a kitchen with a coffee maker, kettle, 4 ring stove, dishwasher and freezer.
Linens are provided and you will be able to keep yourself entertained with the television, DVD player and stereo. There are plenty of attractions accessible from this property such as museums and leisure activities such as eco tourism.
Cremona: THE CITY OF MUSIC AND VIOLINS, ROMANTIC APARTMENT IN THE CENTERCremona, Lombardia, IT
Top guest reviewsi stayed there a few day the place is clean very good condition with all necesary utilitiesthe apartment is very clean and comfortable of course the location is good
Host:no complains at all and very kind landlords will show you the best places in cremonaRead more reviewslocation is perfect the flat is in a very good condition and all the utilities are there
This bright, elegant and spacious apartment can be found close to the downtown area, the Palazzo Trecchi and the train station. Decked out in modern style furniture and featuring two single beds, there is also a dining/kitchen area with a sitting area and dining table.
You also get a modern bathroom and washing machine, large windows, lots of light and a garage. The apartment has private parking and is equipped for wheelchair access.
Elegant two room "Massarotti 44"Cremona, Lombardia, Italy
Top guest reviewsthe apartment has modern style furniture new and in perfect conditionthey manage other apartments i am sure with the same cordiality and efficiency
Host:they were so friendly and helpfulwithout doubt cesare is a great host if you visite cremona you should stay in his placeRead more reviewsnice very clean apartment walking distance from the city center
Set in the semi rural Lombardy countryside in Po Valley, close to the Emilia-Romagna region, 10 minutes’ drive from the centre of Cremona, and easily reachable from the A1 and A21 motorways, this traditional farmhouse has been a coach house and is a lovely spot from which to explore Cremona and the surrounding areas.
With an affordable restaurant on site, guests get free water, coffee and tea. The room has a modern bathroom and antique furniture as well as french doors and many of the ingredients for meals served at the restaurant come directly from the property’s vegetable garden.
Locanda Del Carrobbio
Address: Via Castelverde 54
Located in the center of the city, on a quiet street with free parking nearby, this lovely apartment is within walking distance to Cremona’s tourist attractions and the railway station. The apartment is spacious, well decorated and clean with large rooms. There is also a fully equipped kitchen, high ceilings, air conditioning and WiFi.
"Il Violoncello" in the City center
Situated in a quiet area in the lively heart of Cremona, 10 minutes by foot to the Piazza del Duomo and close to the Museo Civico Ala Ponzone, many attractions are within walking distance and the train station offers direct links to and from Bergamo, Milan and Brescia. Guests get great air conditioning in this spacious and comfortable apartment. The hostess is helpful and kind and guests can look forward to a wonderful stay whether they’re business travelers or couples.
Lovely Apartment in the Center of CremonaCremona, Lombardia, Italy
Top guest reviewsair conditioning was good and her response was good as wellthe apartment had a warm and homey feel and we would recommend it to anyone visiting cremonathe flat was spotlessly clean and had everything we needher apartment in cremona was clean and comfortablestylish clean and spacious apartment which was very handy to friend's place that we were visitingit is in top center very comfortable and clean
Host:veronica is a wonderful hostveronica is very friendly and a great hostveronica was an excellent host with continous care during our visitveronica was very helpful and helpful and even made a dinner reservation for usveronica was very helpful and easy to get hold ofRead more reviewsan ideal starting location to explore the citygreat place:good location thoughtful accommodationgood location and very price worthysuch a great location in cremona an easy walk to the duomo piazzas shopping and train stationveronica’s appartement was very well located in the center of cremona only a short walk to the main piazza
Cremona: music of the past
Bordering the Emilia Romagna Region, visit the Lagazzi di Vho site dating back to the Bronze Age and much more here. Enjoy some of the best places to stay in Cremona, Italy.
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