Destination guide

Adventurous Elba Island will entice you

The island views and forests provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Elba Island. Renowned for its archaeology, aquarium and diving, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Elba Island

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Elba Island a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Isola D'Elba Tennis Club (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Elba Island Aquarium (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Acquabona Elba Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Porto Azzurro Diving Center (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Dog Beach San Vincenzo (23.5 mi / 37.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Elba Island

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Elba Island is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arcipelago Toscano National Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Lacona Beach (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Margidore Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Biodola Beach (2.5 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Procchio Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Felciaio Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Elba Island

Fly into Portoferraio (EBA-Marina Di Campo), the closest airport, located 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Elba?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,068 holiday lettings around Elba. From 211 villas to 346 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Elba?

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

  • Province of Pisa: 10,267 holiday homes
  • Capo D'arco: 1,350 holiday homes
  • Monteverdi Marittimo: 1,718 holiday homes
  • Castiglione della Pescaia: 1,220 holiday homes
  • Sassetta: 1,118 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Elba! 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 Elba?

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

  • Monteverdi Marittimo: 1,718 holiday lettings
  • Castiglione della Pescaia: 1,220 holiday lettings
  • Sassetta: 1,118 holiday lettings
  • Campo Nell'elba: 2,033 holiday lettings
  • Portoferraio: 2,044 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 Elba? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Elba. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Mineral Park of Elba Island: 2,546 holiday rentals
  • Isola D'Elba Tennis Club: 2,136 holiday rentals
  • Ortano Beach: 2,457 holiday rentals
  • Elba Island Aquarium: 2,065 holiday rentals
  • Portoferraio Port: 2,169 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Elba listed on 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.

Explore destinations around Elba

Monteverdi Marittimo
1,718 holiday rentals
Castiglione della Pescaia
1,220 holiday rentals
1,118 holiday rentals
Campo Nell'elba
2,033 holiday rentals
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Campiglia Marittima
1,204 holiday rentals
Castagneto Carducci
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Porto Azzurro
1,835 holiday rentals
San Vincenzo
1,009 holiday rentals
2,044 holiday rentals
Monterotondo Marittimo
1,231 holiday rentals
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Marciana Marina
1,858 holiday rentals
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Casa Castagno
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