Where to stay around TA?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 855 holiday lettings near TA. From 263 Houses to 232 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near TA for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in TA?

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

  • Martina Franca: 2,255 holiday homes
  • Taranto: 152 holiday homes
  • Manduria: 1,150 holiday homes
  • Avetrana: 1,062 holiday homes
  • Torre Colimena: 939 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in TA! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in TA?

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

  • Martina Franca: 2,255 holiday lettings
  • Taranto: 152 holiday lettings
  • Manduria: 1,150 holiday lettings
  • Avetrana: 1,062 holiday lettings
  • Torre Colimena: 939 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in TA?

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

  • Church of the Madonna del Rosario: 852 holiday rentals
  • Campomarino Dunes: 1,188 holiday rentals
  • Castello Conti D'Ayala Valva: 1,227 holiday rentals
  • Parco Archeologico di Saturo: 347 holiday rentals
  • Pianelle Forest: 1,861 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around TA 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 accommodations.

Make a holiday rental apartment or villa in Taranto, Italy your home away from home

Located on the ‘inside of the heel’ of Italy, or in south west Puglia, the province of Taranto is a rural province boasting a magnificent sandy coastline on the Ionian Sea. The countryside is largely agricultural, dotted with beautiful castles, fortresses and stately villas. Taranto is known on the tourist map for two main reasons; the beaches and the exceptional food in Taranto which is among the best quality in Italy.

Things to do on holiday to Taranto, Italy

The Ionian coast of Taranto, Italy, is wonderfully unspoilt, with wild stretches of dunes, interrupted only by rock outcrops. The waters of the Ionian Sea are known as the “Seven Colours Sea”, due to the magnificent changing colours of the clean waters. The sands along the Taranto coast are impossibly soft, and the sheltered, clean beaches are perfect for family holidays with small children. Snorkelling is an enchanting activity in the Taranto area, as the Ionian Sea teems with marine life. There are plenty of spots along the Taranto coast for sailing, kite surfing and windsurfing, as well as scuba diving and deep sea fishing.

The food in Taranto is quite exceptional. Seafood is a real speciality in Taranto, and there are a huge number of excellent seafood restaurants throughout the region, many of which are family run, traditional Italian eateries. There are a huge range of traditional dishes to try in Taranto, ingredients for which can be seen growing on the sun baked slopes of the southern hills, and are readily available from local weekly markets if you would like to try your hand at preparing traditional food in Taranto accommodation.

Places to visit on holiday to Taranto, Italy

Campomarino is a fantastic region of beaches on the coast of Taranto, Italy. With little sandy beaches sheltered by rock outcrops, Taranto villas in Campomarino are ideal for family beach holidays, and after a day on the beaches, the small restaurants offer a sublime meal, especially if you try the local fish dishes, washed down with the famous wines of the area, including Panzerotti, Primitivo di Manduria and Orecchiette.

San Pierto in Bevagna is a wonderful beach town, which so far has been completely uninfluenced by the onset of tourism in the region. With long, white sandy beaches and plenty of bars, restaurants and shops to explore, as well as tennis courts, and plenty of water sports including wind surfing, sailing and scuba diving.

Martina Franca is a charming town set high on the last of the hills of southern Italy. The old town centre is a delightful example of baroque architecture. Martina Franca is a fantastically traditional place to take a self catering Taranto property, with beautiful houses, traditional trulli and elegant churches surrounding the town.

Weather in Taranto, Italy

Taranto is located in one of the hottest regions in Italy. During July and August, daily peak temperatures can reach around 38°C with alarming regularity, which makes a Taranto villa with a pool almost priceless during the summer months. Average monthly temperatures remain above 20°C from early May right through until late October, giving Taranto a wonderfully long holiday season.

Travel to Taranto, Italy

Brindisi Airport (BDS) is within an hour’s drive of the majority of self catering Taranto villas. There are regular flights fromLondonStansted (STN) to Brindisi, provided by Ryanair.