Where to stay around Riposto?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,987 holiday lettings near Riposto. From 840 apartments to 520 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 Riposto is on HomeAway.

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

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 Riposto:

  • Santa Maria La Scala: 61 holiday homes
  • Recanati: 162 holiday homes
  • Spisone: 358 holiday homes
  • Contrada Pantano d'Arci: 25 holiday homes
  • San Giovanni Montebello: 29 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 Riposto?

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

  • Porto dell' Etna: 3,227 holiday lettings
  • Basilica di San Pietro: 3,229 holiday lettings
  • Catania Beach: 1,890 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Contemporary Art in Sicily: 1,997 holiday lettings
  • Historical Museum of the Landing in Sicily 1943: 2,029 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 840 apartments in Riposto. Our other popular types of Riposto holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 520 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 356 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 57 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Riposto?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 511 holiday homes with pool available in Riposto. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Riposto, Italy your home away from home

    The Italian island of Sicily is a fantastic destination for holidaymakers who enjoy good hospitality and a warm climate. A lovely scenic and cultural holiday destination, Riposto is situated on the east coast of Sicily and is the perfect place for a quiet, relaxing break. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, cottages and camp sites.

    Things to do on holiday to Riposto, Italy

    Riposto offers beaches nearby for holidaymakers to relax, sunbathe and swim in the warm Ionian Sea. It is also within easy reach of various watersports such as canoeing, diving, sailing, surfing, swimming and water skiing. Visitors will also be able to play golf and tennis or even try para-gliding. The palm-fringed seaside road and wonderful scenery make this an ideal location for hiking, and there is also a cycle path.

    This small village does offer a few options for dining including a cafe, six restaurants and pizzerias with fish being a local speciality. Visitors seeking a bit of nightlife will need to venture to one of the bigger cities on the island such as Catania, where there is a lively market during the daytime too.

    Places to visit on holiday to Riposto, Italy

    There are some architecturally excellent old buildings in the town well worth paying a visit to. The classic Chiesa Madre dedicated to S. Pietro has preserved numerous paintings by Giuseppe Zacco, Antonio Bonaccorsi and Matteo Desiderato. The early 18th century Church of the Madonna della Lettera and the Palazzo Comunale are also located in the town.                              

    A visit to Sicily wouldn’t be complete with a trip to Mount Etna, with numerous coach tours operating here and jeeps taking visitors to the sulphuric peak. Alcantara gorge was formed as a result of an Etna eruption and visitors will see the impressive layers of basalt rock by climbing down the gorge.

    Weather in Riposto, Italy

    The warmest and driest time of the year to visit Riposto is generally July and August when the average high temperature is approximately 26 to 27 degrees centigrade. June and September are also warm months but September is much more susceptible to wet weather. October and November are the wettest months with an average of 95 to 98mm of rain per month.

    Travel to Costa Riposto, Italy

    The main airport of the region is Filippo Eredia in Catania, which is approximately 34 kilometres from Riposto and has flights to and from the main Italian cities as well as European destinations. Airlines flying here are Air Berlin, Air France, Air Malta, Air One, Air Panarea Helicopters, Alitalia, Alpieagles, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Eurofly, TUIfly.com, Helvetic.com, Jetairfly.com, KLM/NWA, LTU, Lufthansa, Meridiana, Myair.com, Virgin Express, Volareweb.com and Wind Jet.

    The railway Giarre-Riposto runs services to and from various destinations on the island including Messina and Catania. The town is crossed by highway 114 connecting Siracusa to Messina and is also close to highway 120 connecting Cerda to the railway station of Fiumefreddo. Riposto is also close to the A18 motorway connecting Messina to Catania.

    Activities and attractions in Riposto

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Riposto a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Adventure Park Etna (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • San Marco Beach (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
    • Butterfly House (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
    • Piano Provenzana Ski Resort (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
    • Etna Cable Car (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
    • Taormina Cable Car (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Riposto

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Riposto is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lido Mazzaro (12 mi / 19.2 km)
    • Torre Archirafi Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Etna Park Visitor Center (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
    • Marina di Cottone Beach (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
    • Timpa Natural Reserve (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
    • San Marco Beach (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)