Where to stay around Syracuse?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,344 holiday lettings near Syracuse. From 793 apartments to 659 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Syracuse is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Syracuse?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Syracuse. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Archaeological Park of Neapolis: 2,402 holiday lettings
  • Greek Theatre: 2,401 holiday lettings
  • Latomia del Paradiso: 2,402 holiday lettings
  • Palazzo Montalto: 2,376 holiday lettings
  • Syracuse Station: 2,395 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Syracuse listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Syracuse?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 793 apartments in Syracuse. Our other popular types of Syracuse holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 659 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 594 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 39 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Syracuse?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 416 holiday homes with pool available in Syracuse. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    A holiday rental home in Syracuse, Italy is a lovely choice for your next breakaway to Sicily

    There are many reasons to choose Syracuse for your next breakaway. Some of these reasons are the fabulous food, interesting attractions and fun activities. The historic buildings are fascinating to anyone who enjoys history or architecture, and the people are friendly and welcoming. A holiday rental home in Syracuse will put you close to all the best this area has to offer, and you are sure to feel right at home.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Syracuse, Italy

    Syracuse is a fun place to visit, especially for those who enjoy exploring new places and learning about history. There are many ways to tour this area including Segway tours, walking tours and even quad excursions, which allow you to explore the countryside. Hiking, cycling and boating are all quite popular activities in and near Syracuse. Of course, the food in Syracuse is fabulous. Be sure to try as many dining spots as possible so that you can get a well-rounded view of the local cuisine. Save some room for a dessert of creamy gelato or a sinfully rich pastry.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Syracuse, Italy

    Whilst on holiday to Syracuse you will have the chance to visit castles, museums and other interesting attractions. Some of the historic buildings located nearby include the Syracuse Cathedral, the Castello Maniace and the Castello Eurialo. The Catacombs of St. John are some of the earliest Christian tombs. Ruins of the Greek theatre and Roman Amphitheatre are also worth seeing. Several museums, such as the Papyrus Museum and the Paolo Orsi Archaeological Museum are located nearby. The Archaeological Museum is home to locally discovered fossils and thousands of other artefacts. Explore the caves of the Ear of Dionysius or spend a day browsing the small shops and eateries.

    Weather in Syracuse, Italy

    There is some variation in the temperatures in Syracuse based on the season, but the weather is typically warm and pleasant. During the winter the average lows are between 5° and 12° C and average highs are 16° to 20° C. During the spring the average lows are 8° to 11° C and the highs are 20° to 24° C. During the summer the average lows are 16° to 19° C and the average highs are 28° to 32° C. There is some rain each month. The least occurs during the summer months with only 5 to 10 mm each month. The most precipitation occurs in the winter with up to 107 mm per month.

    Travel to Syracuse, Italy

    The closest airport to Syracuse is Cantania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA), which is 49 km away. Another option is Lamezia Terme Airport (SUF), which is located 221 km from Syracuse.

    Sightseeing in and around Syracuse

    Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Syracuse has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Archaeological Park of Neapolis (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Hypogeum of Cathedral Square (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Technopark Archimedes (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Aretusa Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
    • Parcallario Adventure Park (25.6 mi / 41.3 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Syracuse

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Syracuse is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Ortygia (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Ear of Dionysius (1.3 mi / 2 km)
    • Rope-makers' Cave (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Latomia del Paradiso (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Ciane River and Saline Nature Reserve (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Terrauzza Beach (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)