Where to stay around Scalea?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 188 holiday lettings near Scalea. From 77 apartments to 59 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Scalea 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 Scalea?

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

  • Scalea Station: 288 holiday lettings
  • La Secca Beach: 368 holiday lettings
  • Port of Maratea: 368 holiday lettings
  • Sanctuary of S. Maria della Grotta: 348 holiday lettings
  • Cirella Island: 248 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 77 apartments in Scalea. Our other popular types of Scalea holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 59 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 4 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 Scalea?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 31 holiday homes with pool available in Scalea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home to Scalea, Italy is a lovely choice for your next well-deserved breakaway

    Scalea is a small village that is not as crowded as some of the nearby destinations. You will have full access to all of the same activities and attractions, but will have the luxury of staying in a more quiet location. A holiday rental home in Scalea will quickly become your home away from home.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Scalea, Italy

    With the sea and the mountains nearby, there are countless activities to choose from whilst on holiday to Scalea. Swimming, diving, fishing and boating are some of the popular water related choices. You can choose to relax and enjoy on your own or join an organised boat tour or fishing excursion. The mountains provide the chance for hiking, cycling and climbing. If you choose to holiday in Scalea – or any part of Italy – then you should make sampling some of the local cuisine a big part of your trip. Try some local favourites including handmade pasta and fresh seafood. Just be sure to save room for some of the fabulous Italian pastries.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Scalea, Italy

    When on holiday to Scalea or the surrounding areas, you should take some time to explore some of the many ancient ruins and structures. The Palazzo of the Spinelli Princes was built in the 13th century, and is a great spot to take some photographs. You can also see the remains of an ancient wall that once surrounded Scalea. There are many historic buildings nearby such as the Town Hall in nearby Santa Maria del Cedro. You can see large ornate frescoes in this former Byzantine Abbey.

    Weather in Scalea, Italy

    The weather in Scalea is quite mild throughout the year when compared with other parts of the world. While there are some chilly nights, there is no frigid weather during the winter. In the summer, the days are typically warm and pleasant rather than uncomfortably hot. The average low temperatures during the winter months are between 5° and 7° C and the highs are 10° to 12° C. In the spring, the average low temperatures are between 9° and 13° C and highs are 15° to 19° C. During the pleasant summer months the average lows are between 17° and 19° and the average highs are 24° to 26° C. The most rain occurs during the winter and the least during the summer months.

    Travel to Scalea, Italy

    The closest airport to Scalea is Lamezia Terme (SUF), located 109 km away. Other options include Salerno Costa d’Amalfi Airport (QSR), which is 116 km from Scalea, and Crotone Airport (CRV), which is 143 km from Scalea. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.

    Sightseeing in and around Scalea

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Scalea a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • AquaFans Water Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Cinema Vittoria Diamante (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Scalea

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Scalea. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Isola di Dino (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
    • Praia A Mare Beach (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
    • Cirella Island (7 mi / 11.2 km)
    • La Secca Beach (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
    • Golfo di Policastro (14 mi / 22.5 km)
    • Pollino National Park (23 mi / 37 km)