Where to stay around Zilia?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,609 holiday lettings near Zilia. From 864 Studios to 802 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Zilia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Port de L'Ile-Rousse: 1,833 holiday lettings
  • Ile de la Pietra: 1,816 holiday lettings
  • Foret d'Aitone: 959 holiday lettings
  • Calvi Cathedral: 1,723 holiday lettings
  • Ile-Rousse Light House: 1,846 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Zilia 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 Studios in Zilia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 864 Studios in Zilia. Our other popular types of Zilia holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 802 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 393 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 266 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Zilia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 520 holiday homes with pool available in Zilia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Zilia, Corsica your home away from home

    Zilia is a small but pretty town in the mountains of the Haut Corse. It offers a quiet base within easy reach of the beaches, natural attractions and historic towns of the area. Holiday homes in Zilia are ideal for hikers and those who enjoy scenic drives.

    Things to Do in Zilia, Corsica


    Zilia is a popular destination for hikers as it is near the start of the GR20 hiking trail in Calenzana. There are plenty of quiet roads to walk, linking the historic villages, as well as coastal paths with great sea views.

    Visit the Beach

    The nearby sandy beaches just north of Calvi stretch for miles and provide plenty to see and do. Ideal for families, the beaches offer windsurfing, waterskiing, jet skiing, surfing and other watersports for families.

    Explore the Gorges

    The breathtaking natural Gorges de Spelunca are just a short drive from Zilia holiday rentals and feature bare orange granite walls which make a sheer drop down 1000 metres into the river below.

    Places to Visit Around Zilia, Corsica

    Scandola Nature Reserve

    The Nature Reserve of Scandola can only be accessed by boat from Calvi. Its wild terrain, caves and grottoes make it an interesting day trip from Zilia holiday rentals. The island offers excellent hiking and trekking terrain amidst the protected birds and wildlife.


    The walled town of Calvi has a towering citadel which is the main historic landmark. The town has many narrow alleyways, staircases of steps and tunnels which wind between the old houses. Along the coast there is a long narrow strip of sandy beach which is ideal for watersports and there are plenty of restaurants overlooking the water.


    Corte was once the capital of Corsica and is 85 km from holiday homes in Zilia along twisted winding mountain roads. The village is perched on a rock above the Tavignano Valley. See the Fontaine de Quatre Canons, the Church of the Annunciation and the charming Genoese bridge which spans the river. The old citadel is also worth a visit with its interesting museum.

    Weather in Zilia, Corsica

    Holiday rental homes in Zilia have dry sunny summers with average temperatures reaching 25°C (77°F) in July and August. Winters are mild with daytime highs averaging 10°C (50°F) in January and slightly more rain.

    Travel to Zilia, Corsica

    The nearest airports serving holiday rentals in Zilia are the Bastia (BIA) Airport, which is about 47 km drive away, and the Calvi (CLY) Airport, 18 km away. Many flights connect in France although easyJet does have direct flights from a number of UK cities. Corsica can also be reached by ferry from Marseilles, Toulon and Porto-Torres in Sardinia.