Where to stay around Putzu Idu?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 247 holiday lettings near Putzu Idu. From 124 apartments to 91 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 Putzu Idu is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Putzu Idu Beach: 522 holiday lettings
  • Bosa Marina Beach: 427 holiday lettings
  • Porto Alabe Beach: 399 holiday lettings
  • Is Arutas Beach: 432 holiday lettings
  • Is Arenas Beach: 526 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Putzu Idu 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 Putzu Idu?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 124 apartments in Putzu Idu. Our other popular types of Putzu Idu holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 91 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Putzu Idu?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Putzu Idu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering villa in Putzu Idu, Sardinia your home away from home

    Putzu Idu is on the west coast of the Italian island of Sardinia. Although Italian is the main language spoken here, along with a little Sardinian, English is widely understood. The pretty coastline near Putzu Idu has soft sandy beaches making it popular with holiday makers. Visitors will love the local seafood used in the traditional Italian cuisine.

    Things to do in Putzu Idu, Sardinia

    A walk around the local town will lead you to the beautiful Piazza Eleonora, named after Eleonora d’Arborea, a local judge and heroine. The 17th century town hall, the Cathedral and the grand Bishop’s Palace are all worth spending time exploring, and there is a 13th century monastery and several other churches with interesting history and treasures. The Church of St. Francisco has a Gothic wooden crucifix named ‘di Nicodemo’ which is one of the most prized sculptures in Sardinia.

    There are several festivals throughout the year celebrating religious days. One of the best known is at Oristano, a short distance from your villa in Putzu Idu. This joust on horseback dates back to the 16th century and takes place on the last Sunday in February annually. Local dancing and singing is accompanied by traditional instruments such as the ‘launeddas’ which are similar to bagpipes. There are over 1000 local festivals each year, so there should be an opportunity to join in at least one local cultural experience.

    Places to visit near Putzu Idu, Sardinia

    The town of Bosa is a one hour drive (about 60km) from your self catering villa at Pudzu Idu. The pretty hills covered with vineyards lead down to the river valley and the town of Bosa. The coast here is very pretty with many tiny coves all with a mountainous backdrop. Bosa is a charming, peaceful place and is definitely one of the most scenic Sardinian towns to visit.

    Home of the famous muralist, Pina Monne, Nuoro Tinnura is a small town is full of beautiful murals and mosaics. The central piazza has several wall friezes depicting the sun, moon and stars. Another piazza close by has more mosaics and a fountain with 12 spouts, all depicting the signs of the zodiac. The sculpture outside the church is by Pinuccio Sciola who makes sculptures out of granite and basalt which can be played as musical instruments.

    Weather in Putzu Idu, Sardinia

    Sardinia enjoys a Mediterranean climate with hot, dry, windy summers and very mild winters which is why villa accommodation is so popular here. Coastal plains are drier and warmer than the mountains, which may see snow in the wintertime.

    Flights to Putzu Idu, Sardinia

    There are three main airports in Sardinia and visitors can either fly direct, or take a cheap flight to a major Italian airport and then get a hopper flight or ferry service to the island. The cheapest way is to book a cheap flight to Italy and then take a ferry to Sardinia. The nearest airport and ferry port to your villa in Putzu Idu is at Cagliari, about 100km away.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Putzu Idu

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Putzu Idu. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Putzu Idu Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Sa Mesa Longa Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Mari Ermi Beach (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
    • Is Arenas Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
    • Mari Ermi Beach (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Is Arutas Beach (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)