Situated right in the middle of the Italian Riviera and best known as port city, Genoa is a city with much to offer those willing to look past it’s busy harbourside. Apartments for rent in Genoa are a mix of old and new, expensive and cheap, depending on the location. Castello District is an attractive residential neighbourhood overlooking the town and with views across the harbour, whilst the Boccadasse area is a short walk from the port and holds many distinctive coloured houses and apartments.The port has seen many renovations in recent years to make it more attractive and is now an attraction in itself, thus apartments for rent in Genoa harbour area have gone up in price recently. Genoa apartments for rent in Old Town are expensive, in the heart of the city and likely just above or near chic wine bars and fine dining spots with locals and tourists mixing happily in the streets.
Furnished apartments in Geneva remove the hassle of sourcing furniture and homeware so is advisable for people on a schedule or looking for temporary accommodation. If this sounds like something that would interest you, be prepared to pay more as these facilities come at an extra cost to your property. Another viable option for those with more of a disposable income are serviced apartments in Geneva, these are modern and luxurious, with facilities including a gym and pool in the majority of them. 24 hour reception and parking is also included with many so for people who value their security this could be the option best suited for you.
A cheaper alternative to renting an entire flat or apartment is renting a single or double room in Genoa. This can be a great option for those with a lower income, as it allows you the freedom of less rent, and thus more money to enjoy yourself in the city. To rent a room in Genoa opens up the possibility of flatmates also working and living in the city, thus the potential of a new group of friends or contacts to have. In places such as Catello or the Old Town, rooms are available for a fraction of the cost of an entire apartment and this is a great way to live in these areas without spending a lot. Rooms for rent in Genoa are far more numerous than entire apartments or houses, especially in areas such as Boccadasse or the harbourside area, so you have more chance of finding accommodation faster.