Where to stay around Calcatoggio?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,312 holiday lettings near Calcatoggio. From 663 apartments to 317 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 Calcatoggio is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Calcatoggio Church: 2,060 holiday lettings
  • Ancone Tower: 2,043 holiday lettings
  • Foret d'Aitone: 975 holiday lettings
  • Port de Plaisance Charles Ornano: 2,277 holiday lettings
  • Chapelle Imperiale: 2,426 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 663 apartments in Calcatoggio. Our other popular types of Calcatoggio holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 317 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 221 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 28 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 Calcatoggio?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 279 holiday homes with pool available in Calcatoggio. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Calcatoggio, Corsica your home away from home

    Calcatoggio is a typical Corsican mountain village on the west coast of the island near Ajaccio.

    Things to Do in Calcatoggio, Corsica

    Calcatoggio holiday rentals are ideally situated for enjoying the peace and beauty of the mountains yet the coast is just minutes away by car. There are several good beaches to choose from between Ajaccio and the Pointe de la Parata and they are connected by regular local buses. Swimming, sailing, surfing, fishing, waterskiing, jetskiing and sunbathing can all be enjoyed on the beach. Further inland visitors can explore the area by hiking, mountain biking, horse riding or taking scenic drives. The mountains offer opportunities for climbing, rappelling and canyoning with panoramic views in all directions. Boat trips take visitors on snorkeling and scuba diving trips, sightseeing or fishing from the port of Saqone.

    Places to Visit Around Calcatoggio, Corsica

    Ajaccio is the main town in the area for shopping and sightseeing. It was once the home of Napoleon Bonaparte and his home is now an interesting museum. Ajaccio has a charming Old Quarter with historic buildings such as the 16th century Ajaccio Cathedral. If you prefer more modern activities, then head for the shops in this cosmopolitan city which are brimming with designer labels. The Calanches de Piano are extraordinary rock formations about one hour’s drive from holiday apartments in Calcatoggio and they are a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The village of Piano is one of the prettiest in Corsica and is close to the Scandola Nature Reserve and the picturesque Gorges de Spelunca. The old Tour d’Ancona or Palmentoghju at Sagone is also worth a visit as it makes a dramatic sight at sunset.

    Weather in Calcatoggio, Corsica

    The area around Calcatoggio holiday rentals enjoys beautiful weather with temperatures reaching an average 28°C (82°F) in the summer with little or no rain. Winters are mild and remain well above freezing, averaging 14°C (57°F). The area has slightly more rain in the winter months generally. Spring and autumn are also warm and sunny, making Corsica ideal for off-peak breaks from April to early December.

    Travel to Calcatoggio, Corsica

    The nearest airport to Calcatoggio holiday rentals is the Ajaccio Campo Dell’Oro (AJA) Airport in Corsica which is 6 km from the city centre. It is served by many European airlines including easyJet from London Gatwick and the main airline is Air France. It is easy to reach the city centre as there are regular shuttle buses and taxis. There are also rental car companies such as Budget, Hertz and Eurocar making the 24 km journey to Calcatoggio very easy along the D81 in under 30 minutes.

    Activities and attractions in and around Calcatoggio

    Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Calcatoggio has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cupulatta (9.3 mi / 15 km)
    • Cricheto Pass Train (14.9 mi / 24 km)
    • Aquarium de la Poudriere (16.6 mi / 26.6 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Calcatoggio

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Calcatoggio is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Calanches (15.5 mi / 25 km)
    • Liscia Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • St. Francois Beach (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
    • Trottel Beach (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
    • Pero Beach (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
    • Sanguinaires Islands (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)