Where to stay around Mazara del Vallo?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 766 holiday lettings near Mazara del Vallo. From 247 villas to 223 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 Mazara del Vallo is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Mazara del Vallo Station: 837 holiday lettings
  • Cathedral of the Holy Savior: 832 holiday lettings
  • Dancing Satyr: 830 holiday lettings
  • St. Vitus on the Sea: 846 holiday lettings
  • Royal Saint Nicholas: 840 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mazara del Vallo 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 villas in Mazara del Vallo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 247 villas in Mazara del Vallo. Our other popular types of Mazara del Vallo holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 223 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 209 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 19 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mazara del Vallo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 177 holiday homes with pool available in Mazara del Vallo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental at Mazara del Vallo, Sicily your home away from home

    Mazarro del Vallo is on the west coast of Sicily, to the south of the town of Marsala. It is surrounded by vineyards and olive groves on the gently rolling hills. It is Italy's most famous fishing port within a protected natural harbour and it accounts for 20% of the national fishing. The church of San Nicolo Regale has three apses and some unusual battlements. Beneath its floor the remains of Roman mosaics have been found. There is also an 11th century cathedral, recently restored, a museum and a beautiful seafront with shady gardens.

    Things to Do at Mazara del Vallo, Sicily

    Beaches

    The area around your Mazara del Vallo villa has some good sandy beaches making it a great choice for a beach vacation. The famous resort of San Vito del Capo near Trapani is close by, along with Marsala's Egadi Beach. Lidos are semi-private beaches with chairs and parasols for hire and lifeguards on duty.

    Sample Local Cuisine

    For a taste of Sicilian cuisine try the aubergine (eggplant) caponata, a stew of tomaotoes, aubergines, capers and olives, often served as an antipasto. You should definitely leave room for dessert - the Sicilian cassata cake is a maraschino-soaked sponge covered in ricotta cheese, candied fruit and nuts.

    Boat Trips

    At the nearby port of Trapani there are a host of day trips which can be taken by boat. Head for the smaller islands such as Favignana and Pantelleria or book a fishing charter for a day.

    Places to Visit Near Mazara del Vallo, Sicily

    Marsala

    The historic city of Marsala offers a taste of everything from sandy beaches to Roman remains. Explore the Cathedral of St Thomas of Canterbury in the Piazza della Repubblica and the 16th century Purgatory Church. There is also an Archaeological Museum and a number of wineries and attractions connected to the world-famous marsala wine production.

    Mount Etna

    Mount Etna is Europe's greatest natural wonder and stands 3350 metres (10,990 feet) above sea level. The slopes are covered with trees and shrubs and it is ideal for summer hiking, especially as it is cooler than the coastal areas.

    Palermo

    A day in nearby Palermo, the capital city of Sicily, is well worth the 133km (83 mile) journey from your Mazara del Vallo villa. There are many gorgeous buildings including the Palazzo dei Normanni, reputedly one of the most beautiful palaces in Italy. The Cathedral, built in 1690, has a solar observatory and the impressive Teatro Massimo is the third largest theatre in Europe.

    Weather at Mazara del Vallo, Sicily

    Sicily enjoys a hot Mediterranean climate with mild, wet winters and hot, dry summers. The area receives an average seven hours of sunshine a day and summer temperatures can reach 79°F (26°C) and above.

    Travel to Mazara del Vallo, Sicily

    There are two international airports on Sicily close to your Mazara del Vallo holiday rental. The main airport is Palermo (PMO) Airport which has many connections with mainland Italy as well as direct flights in season to London with easyJet and Ryanair. The Trapani (TPS) Airport is 35km (22 miles) away and also offers daily flights with Ryanair to London Luton, Pisa, Barcelona and Dublin, along with other major destinations.

    Activities and attractions in and around Mazara del Vallo

    Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Mazara del Vallo a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Selinunte (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
    • Acquasplash (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
    • Rallo (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
    • Cantine Florio (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
    • Donnafugata Winery (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
    • Cantina Pellegrino (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Mazara del Vallo

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Mazara del Vallo is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mozia (16.2 mi / 26 km)
    • Santa Ninfa Cave Nature Reserve (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
    • Menfi Beach (20.5 mi / 33 km)
    • Azzurra Cove (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
    • Ipogei Garden (22.4 mi / 36 km)
    • Cala Rossa Beach (22.4 mi / 36 km)