Where to stay around Scansano?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 692 holiday lettings near Scansano. From 248 apartments to 178 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 Scansano is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Maremma Vigna Mia: 888 holiday lettings
  • Natural Park of Maremma: 1,460 holiday lettings
  • San Bruzio Monastery: 1,304 holiday lettings
  • Argentario Golf Club: 818 holiday lettings
  • Marina di Alberese: 1,518 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 248 apartments in Scansano. Our other popular types of Scansano holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 178 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 104 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 62 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Scansano?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 424 holiday homes with pool available in Scansano. 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 Scansano, Italy your home away from home

    Scansano lies in the hilly Maremma region of Tuscany, halfway between Mount Amiata and Italy’s west coast. This places self-catering accommodation in Scansano with easy reach of the beach for families on a summer break, while the rugged green landscape and peaceful nature of the inland area make for a relaxing escape for couples.

    Things to do in Scansano, Italy

    The town was first settled by the Romans, although most of the buildings in the town’s historic centre date from the 15th and 16th centuries. Visitors can take a walking tour around several sights including the Church of the Madonna delle Grazie, the Convent of Patrero and the Castle of Montepo.

    If all the walking tires you out, the Saturnia Spa, 15km down the road from Scansano, offers the perfect place to relax with a massage and a hot sauna.

    Tuscany is of course prime wine-cultivating country, and Scansano is located in the heart of the Strada del Vino. There are several wineries found close to Scansano where visitors can taste the different varieties on offer and select their favourites to take back and enjoy at their holiday villa.

    The beautiful scenery around Scansano lends itself perfectly to watercolour, and it is possible to both purchase canvases and paints in the area, and there are also lessons in watercolour painting on offer. Other activities available in the town include learning to cook your own traditional Italian favourites with a cooking course.

    There are also several golf courses available around Scansano, and the Circolo Golf Maremmello and Saturnia Golf Club are both within a 10-minute drive.

    Places to visit on holiday in Scansano, Italy

    Grosseto is the nearest large town to Scansano, 30km to the east, and has several sights which may interest visitors including the Medicean Walls, a Cathedral, the neo-Gothic Palazzo Aldobrandeschi and the Roman ruins just outside the town at Roselle.

    The small town of Campagnatico, 20-minutes drive north of Scansano, may also be worth a daytrip, especially for visitors in the summer. The town plays host to numerous festivals and celebrations such as Summer in Campagnatico in early August.

    Weather in Scansano, Italy

    Scansano benefits from a climate typical of inland Italy. The summer months are hot and dry, with temperatures of up to 30C in June and July. Winters remain mild although may be a little wetter, but with plenty of outdoor and indoor activities around the area, a holiday home in Scansano offers a perfect escape at any time of the year.

    Flights to Scansano, Italy

    The most convenient route to self-catering accommodation in Scansano is via either Perugia Airport (PEG), with flights from London Stansted with Ryanair landing five times per week, or the more popular Rome Fiumicino Airport (FCO) - both are equal distances from the town. Car hire is available at either airport and is the easiest way to travel the 165km to your accommodation.

    Attractions in and around Scansano

    First time in Scansano and looking for places to see? Visitors searching for nearby landmarks can take a trip to Necropoli del Puntone, Bastione Fortezza and Tino di Moscona. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Talamone Beach and Marina di Alberese, and green spaces such as Cascate del Mulino and Natural Park of Maremma. Also a trip to San Bruzio Monastery, Terme di Saturnia or Piazza del Castello might be a nice excursion.