Where to stay near Sicily?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 18,757 holiday rentals near Sicily. From 7,827 Studios to 7,777 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sicily for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Sicily?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Sicily. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Taormina: 1,752 holiday rentals
  • Palermo: 2,109 holiday rentals
  • Province of Syracuse: 2,881 holiday rentals
  • Cefalù: 1,075 holiday rentals
  • Catania: 1,666 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Sicily! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Sicily?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Sicily with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Taormina: 1,752 holiday homes
  • Palermo: 2,109 holiday homes
  • Cefalù: 1,075 holiday homes
  • Catania: 1,666 holiday homes
  • Syracuse: 2,316 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Sicily?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Sicily are:

  • Taormina (TFC): 2,279 holiday houses
  • Syracuse (QIC): 2,381 holiday houses
  • Marsala (QMR): 1,176 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Sicily?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Sicily. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cefalù Beach: 1,196 holiday rentals
  • Filo dell'Arpa Mountain: 21 holiday rentals
  • Museum of Contemporary Art in Sicily: 2,062 holiday rentals
  • Sampieri Beach: 2,294 holiday rentals
  • Sicilian Region Central Library: 2,386 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sicily listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

Finding Rest in a Holiday Home in Sicily

There’s something for everyone in a holiday in Sicily. Probably, that’s what attracts hordes of holiday makers to this picturesque holiday destination. You’d get to experience a heady mix of culture, history as well as stunning natural beauty on your holiday. From Mount Etna, vast vineyards to ancient olive groves, there’s loads to see as well as explore. And after indulging in one of the finest cuisine in the world, your holiday villa would be the perfect place to rest and absorb the many experiences of this fascinating destination.

Exploring Culture in Sicily

Nature lovers must make it a point to visit the Aeolian Islands. This collection of seven islands dates back to almost 5000 years. The unspoilt environs and natural beauty combined with the stunning views of the sea make it a popular holiday maker destination. Those who prefer ancient history should head to city of Agrigento. From fascinating Greek temples, theatres and ancient ruins to discover, you’d probably find it hard to have a dull moment here. And if tranquility and peace is what you’re looking for, then a holiday in the Ragusa will not disappoint. The secluded beaches and serenity of the island is what will strike you the most. The beaches of Palermo are also perfect for a good afternoon siesta. Besides being a good base to explore Mount Etna, Catania is also popular for its ancient ruins. To view unique gothic architecture, make sure you visit Messina. And probably its famous olive oil would give you all the motivation you need to try out some authentic cuisine in your well equipped holiday home.

Enjoying the Perfect holiday in Sicily

There will always be something to do in Sicily. Enjoy a sunny day at the beach and cool sea breeze or get lost in the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento. If adventure and history drives you, then try exploring the 10,990 feet active volcano Mount Etna. Whatever you choose, you’re surely going to enjoy it!

Enjoying the Climate in Sicily

Summers in Sicily are rather warm with temperatures soaring between 25-30 degrees Celsius. The climate on the whole is unpredictable. The lowest temperature reached is about 10 degrees Celsius.

Getting to Sicily

You can reach your holiday rental in Sicily by flying directly to Palermo Airport (PMO) or Catania Airport (CTA). What’s more, you can choose from a host of flights flying daily from a number of airports in the UK. In Sicily, you can travel internally by the train, bus or rental car.