Find the best place to stay — Oria

Where to stay around Oria?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 252 holiday lettings near Oria. From 107 villas to 49 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Oria for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent villas in Oria?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 107 villas in Oria. Our other popular types of Oria holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 21 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Oria?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 137 holiday homes with pool available in Oria. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

    Oria is a stunning medieval village in the Puglia Province of southern Italy. The countryside is awash with traditional trulli in which to stay if you would like the authentic Puglian experience, but there are a whole host of luxury Oria villas too if you would prefer to bask in space during your holiday in the sun. The locals are fantastically welcoming, and if you are looking to eat and drink well during your holiday, you have certainly come to the right place.

    Things to do in Oria, Italy

    Oria is a thriving town all year round, especially in the historic centre, which is filled with beautifully understated monuments from throughout the ages. The beautifully domed cathedral and the impressive medieval castle dominate most sightseeing guides to Oria, but the 10th century Jewish quarter also holds a great many treasures worth exploring, especially the Synagogue. The region is carpeted in vineyards and wineries too, which provide both an excellent accompaniment to local cuisine and fascinating vineyard tours and wine tasting sessions to interested tourists.

    Oria is home to one of the most bizarre tournaments in Italy. The Tournament of the Districts (Torneo dei Rioni) was first held in 1225, and is still re-enacted today. Preceded by a 400 strong costumed procession and contested with remarkable support, this really is a fantastic time to be staying in Oria accommodation. The whole city is decorated with banners, and the lavish opening ceremony which starts the competition is great fun to watch. So, if you are looking to watch a town compete in competitions as varied as weight pulling to horse battles, then a holiday rental in Oria during August is the perfect solution!

    The glorious sandy beaches of the Ionian Sea are just 20 minutes drive from a holiday rental villa in Oria. The beaches are absolutely glorious, lined with fine, golden sand and lapped by the warm, crystal clear waters of the Ionian Sea. There are many water sports available along the Ionian coast, and whether you are wishing to go sailing, windsurfing, swimming, deep sea fishing or scuba diving, you will be well catered for from a self catering Oria apartment, villa or trulli.

    Places to visit on holiday in Oria, Italy

    The city of Lecce, often referred to as the ‘Venice of the South’, for its artistic heritage, is just 50km from a holiday rental property in Oria, Italy. The city is astonishingly elegant, with beautiful sights to see at every turn. The trip to Lecce is certainly worth it, especially if you are interested in the intricacies and unique stylings of Barocco Leccese art.

    Weather in Oria, Italy

    The weather in Oria is wonderful, year round. The beaches are most popular from May until September when daily peak temperatures can be guaranteed to soar into the 30’s (˚C) on a regular basis. The extraordinarily mild winters and autumns are perfect for those wishing to explore the area on foot, by bicycle or from the back of a horse.

    Travel to Oria, Italy

    Brindisi Airport is just 35km from a holiday rental property in Oria, Italy. Ryanair make reaching an Oria property wonderfully easy, providing direct flights from London Stansted (STN) to Brindisi. Having the use of a hire car is strongly recommended, especially if you would like to visit the coast or take a historical tour of the local area.

    Attractions in and around Oria

    Looking for places to see while you're in Oria? Don't miss landmarks such as Oria Cathedral and Crypt of the Mummies, and unique cultural highlights such as Castle of Oria. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Museo Archeologico Provinciale Francesco Ribezzo, Monument to Italian Sailors or Church of Santa Maria del Casale to your agenda.