Where to stay around Sassari?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,398 holiday lettings near Sassari. From 643 apartments to 343 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 Sassari is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sassari?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Sassari:

  • La Pelosa: 139 holiday homes
  • Lido: 316 holiday homes
  • Villaggio Satellite: 21 holiday homes
  • Sa Segada: 18 holiday homes
  • Pivarada: 436 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Porto Ferro: 1,316 holiday lettings
  • Sassari Station: 1,518 holiday lettings
  • Civic Theatre: 1,509 holiday lettings
  • Casa di Re Enzo: 1,508 holiday lettings
  • PalaSerradimigni: 1,502 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 643 apartments in Sassari. Our other popular types of Sassari holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 343 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 246 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 39 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sassari?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 339 holiday homes with pool available in Sassari. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

    Sassari, the second largest city on Italy’s island of Sardinia, is located just a few kilometres from Sardinia’s northwest coast. This means that Sassari offers a great destination for visitors who don’t want to commit fully to a beach holiday - it is near enough to the coast to hit the beach on a sunny day, but with all the amenities of the city. A holiday villa is an ideal base for exploring the city’s attractions or venturing out to the coast on a day-trip.

    Things to do in Sassari, Italy

    One of the highlights of any trip to Sassari is a day spent exploring the Medieval centre of the city, with its winding cobbled streets and fantastic examples of architecture around every corner. Some of the most spectacular sights include the Duomo, the Church of Santa Maria di Betlem, the Fonte Rosello and the Palazzo Comunale.

    When you’ve had enough of the cultural attractions, there are plenty of shops around Sassari for those interested in finding an Italian fashion bargain, with prices much cheaper than in the large mainland cities.

    There are also plenty of restaurants and cafes around the city centre where visitors may sample traditional Sicilian fare, including fresh seafood, game and wild mushrooms.

    The month of May sees two of Sassari Province’s best annual festivals - the Cavalcata Sarda folk festival, and the Fiera dell’artigianto sardo crafts fair. Visitors to the city during either of these will see the town centre brought to life as the whole town joins in the festivities.

    Places to visit on holiday in Sassari, Italy

    Less than a 30-minute drive from Sassari, visitors can explore the town of Alghero, with its famous Spanish wall and fantastic sandy beaches. There are also regular markets in the town where visitors can see traditional Sardinian handicrafts and pick up a few souvenirs.

    Also within a few kilometres from self-catering accommodation in Sassari is the town of Castelsardo. Here, visitors can cool down from the summer heat at the water park, or view a basket-weaving demonstration, a craft for which the town is famous.

    Weather in Sassari, Italy

    Sassari has a typical Mediterranean climate, with hot dry summers and cooler winters. Temperatures in July and August are ideal for a beach holiday, with average temperatures of around 24C. Winters are slightly wetter, but are milder than Northern Europe, with average temperatures still sitting above around 14C in the daytime.

    Flights to Sassari, Italy

    Sassari is served by Alghero Airport (AHO) on the west coast, which receives flights from budget airlines Thomsonfly and Ryanair on a daily basis. The easiest way to reach your self-catering accommodation is to rent a hire car from the airport and drive the 25km to the town. This then means you will have transport to get out and see the rest of the island during your holiday.

    Activities and attractions in Sassari

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Sassari a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Water Paradise (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
    • Turritano Antiquarium (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
    • Sella and Mosca Estate (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
    • Circuito del Corallo (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
    • Golf Club Alghero (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)
    • Alghero Aquarium (17.4 mi / 28 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Sassari

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sassari is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Balai Beach (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
    • Anghelu Ruju Necropolis (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
    • Neptune's Grotto (23.7 mi / 38.2 km)
    • La Pelosa Beach (24.6 mi / 39.6 km)
    • Badimanna Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Platamona Beach (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)