Find the best place to stay — Ota

Where to stay around Ota?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 402 holiday lettings near Ota. From 152 apartments to 140 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ota 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 Ota?

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

  • Gorges de Spelunca: 940 holiday lettings
  • Aquarium de la Poudriere: 813 holiday lettings
  • Genoese Tower: 841 holiday lettings
  • Scandola Nature Reserve: 1,094 holiday lettings
  • Lac de Capitello: 652 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ota 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 Ota?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 152 apartments in Ota. Our other popular types of Ota holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 140 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 68 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 14 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 Ota?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 89 holiday homes with pool available in Ota. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental in Ota, France your home away from home

    Ota self-catering accommodation is set in and around a small town in western Corsica. In this picturesque location you’ll be surrounded by rugged hills and olive terraces, in one of the most secluded areas on the island. The Mediterranean is just a few minutes away and here you’ll find a craggy coastline boasting tall cliffs and hidden coves.

    Things to do in Ota, France

    There are a number of interesting things to see in the town around Ota holiday rentals. In terms of architecture, Ota’s highlight is the Parish Church of St John the Baptist, which was constructed in the 1100s and has undergone a history as tumultuous as the island around it, with various sackings taking place in the 17th and 18th Centuries. Another landmark worth seeing is the Genoese bridge of Pianella, which sits at the confluence of two local streams. There’s also a well-known natural landmark in the mountainside above Ota. The Rock of Ota is a large mass of limestone that sits at a height of more than 1200 metres directly above the town – it’s appears to be in a very precarious position and legend has it that the rock is kept in place by monks with chains.

    If you’d like to experience the dramatic scenery around Ota holiday accommodation then you could follow the route of a historic mule trail. Along the way you’ll pass the Spelunca gorges and eventually you’ll reach the town of Evisa. There are a number of sheltered coves that can be reached by car from Ota. One of the best is Aron Plage, which offers a relatively large crescent shaped beach, lapped by calm and clear waters, and backed up by rugged hills.

    Places to visit on holiday in Ota, France

    Just a short drive from Ota self-catering holiday rentals is the town, which is regarded as one of the most beautiful in all of France. It sits on the mountainside 400 metres above the Gulf of Porto and commands spectacular views of the coast. Close by you’ll be able to explore the UNESCO listed Calanches of Piana, which are spectacular rock formations.

    Weather in Ota, France

    During your stay at holiday accommodation in Ota you’ll encounter a Mediterranean climate. Given the altitude and presence of mountains, conditions here tend to be quite mild, with highs reaching the mid-20s or higher in summer. The higher you go, the more conditions tend to resemble that of an Alpine climate.

    Cheap flights to Ota, France

    The closest international airport to Ota holiday rentals is Calvi (CLY), which is about 90 minutes to the north by road. You can fly to this destination with Titan Airways from London Stansted (STD).

    Attractions in and around Ota

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Ota? Visitors searching for nearby landmarks can take a trip to Genoese Tower and Calcatoggio Church. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Porto Beach, or experience the natural beauty of Gorges de Spelunca. Also consider a visit to the region's top places to see such as Calanches and Foret d'Aitone.