If you choose renting over buying then you have a variety of choices. Touristic cities will clearly have higher prices and the post famous parts of the big cities won't be far.
The Governorate of Damietta has 6 main cities and a number villages within. The capital is Damietta, which is composed of Damietta city, Ras El Bar and Ezbet El Borg. Faraskur is the second city and is composed of Faraskur and Al Rawda. The other four cities are Al Zarqa, Kafr Saad, Kafr Al Bateekh and New Damietta.
Returning to the touristic parts where you can find apartments for rent in Damietta, we have a number of famous places in Ras El Bar to discuss. Apartments for rent in Ras El Bar will be more expensive the more the place is touristic, that is unlike the apartments for rent in New Damietta which can be less cheap.
The most famous parts of Ras El Bar is Al Lesan which is the place where the river Nile meets the Mediterranean sea without being mixed. This place is commonly visited in the city which encouraged a number of commercial places to open there.
Along the Nile street, there are some famous touristic parts of the city that is full of services and shops. Nile street also receives much interest from the governorate as it is the interface of the city so pergolas and lights were added to make the place better for residents and for people coming at summer vacations.
The best apartments for rent overlooking the Mediterranean corniche are from street 118 to street 107 and it is among the most densely populated and famous parts of the city.