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Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Afa, Corsica your home away from home

Afa is a small commune in the mountain foothills, a short drive inland from Ajaccio. It has 2,600 inhabitants and offers a relaxing base from which to enjoy the nearby beaches and attractions.

Things to Do in Afa, Corsica

For many visitors, the beautiful Corsican beaches are the main reason to stay in a holiday rental in Afa. Sunbathing, walking, surfing, snorkeling and swimming in the clear warm waters are all part of a holiday on this beautiful island. Mountain biking can be enjoyed, particularly in the cooler months, and scenic drives will take you on a voyage of discovery exploring old towns with a unique heritage and character. Boat trips around the island’s coastline are a good way to appreciate the many towers and fortresses such as the Genoese Towers which were built to defend the island in the past.

Places to Visit Around Afa, Corsica

Ajaccio is the main town to visit from your Afa holiday rental for shopping, dining and nightlife. Other attractions include the 16th century cathedral and the historic houses including the house in which the French Emperor, Napoleon Bonaparte was born. The charming seaside town of Bonifacio has mediaeval cobbled streets, a scenic harbour and an impressive citadel. Another excellent day out, particularly for nature lovers is a visit to the Scandola Nature Reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the western coast. It has hidden grottoes, sandy beaches and quiet inlets. The tallest peak on Corsica is Monte Cinto which offers trekking and rock climbing. A drive up to the hill town of Aleria is the chance to see some ancient remains of the Roman town, including the necropolis and a Roman villa.

Weather in Afa, Corsica

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

Travel to Afa, Corsica

The nearest airport to Afa holiday rentals is the Ajaccio Campo Dell’Oro (AJA) Airport in Corsica which is 6 km outside the city centre. It is served by many European airlines including Air France and Easyjet from London Gatwick. It is just 7 miles from Afa and it is easy to get the shuttle bus into Ajaccio or take a taxi to your Afa holiday home. Visitors will find a car is essential for exploring the surrounding area and rental car companies such as Budget, Hertz and Eurocar are all based at the airport.

    Exceptional! 5/5
    (47 reviews)
    avg/night
    • 7 BR
    • 3 BA
    • Separate Toilets
    • Sleeps 15
    Villa #573670a
    47
    Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
      Excellent! 4.6/5
      (28 reviews)
      avg/night
      • 2 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 6
      Apartment #595429a
      28
      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
        Excellent! 4.6/5
        (13 reviews)
        avg/night
        • 5 BR
        • 2 BA
        • Separate Toilets
        • Sleeps 14
        Villa #661032a
        13
        Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          Apartment #1294292a
          6
            • 2 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            Villa #1003943a
            1
              • 1 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 4
              Multiple rentals Cottage #1631250
              3
                • 2 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 4
                Villa #1420374a
                1
                  • 3 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 6
                  Villa #6783351
                    • 2 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    Villa #650635a
                    49
                      • 1 BR
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 2
                      House #1422178a
                      2
                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                        (9 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        • 2 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 6
                        House #888276a
                        9
                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                          Excellent! 4.4/5
                          (8 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          • Studio
                          • 1 BA
                          • Separate Toilet
                          • Sleeps 4
                          House #1095444a
                          8
                            • 2 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 6
                            Chalet #8338788
                            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                              • 1 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Multiple rentals Cottage #1631250
                              1
                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
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                                • 2 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 4
                                House #1567717a
                                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                  • 3 BR
                                  • Separate Toilet
                                  • Sleeps 5
                                  Villa #606093a
                                    Excellent! 4.3/5
                                    (8 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    • 6 BR
                                    • 4 BA
                                    • Separate Toilets
                                    • Sleeps 12
                                    Villa #670683a
                                    8
                                      • 1 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 4
                                      Multiple rentals Cottage #1631250
                                      3
                                      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                        avg/night
                                        • 1 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        House #1388048a
                                        Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          Villa #1008965a
                                          11
                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 4
                                            Multiple rentals Cottage #1631250
                                            1
                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                              (5 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              • Studio
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 4
                                              Apartment #1305172a
                                              5
                                              Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 3 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Separate Toilets
                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                Villa #574044a
                                                  • 1 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                  House #6568638
                                                    • 4 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
                                                    • Separate Toilets
                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                    Villa #6438666
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                      (9 reviews)
                                                      View details for price
                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      Apartment #621939a
                                                      9
                                                        avg/night
                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 7
                                                        Villa #618092a
                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                          Villa #1146957a
                                                          1
                                                            • 3 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                            Villa #1360725a
                                                              avg/night
                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              House #1559162a
                                                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                Villa #1508390a
                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  Villa #616532a
                                                                  3
                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                    (10 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                    House #582401a
                                                                    10
                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                      (7 reviews)
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                      • Sleeps 10
                                                                      House #6331625
                                                                      7
                                                                        • Studio
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Villa #6778005
                                                                        1
                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                                          Villa #6979930
                                                                          Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                            (11 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                            House #6383594
                                                                            11
                                                                            Viewed 153 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 9
                                                                              Apartment #1476493a
                                                                              2
                                                                              Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                (51 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                • 4 BA
                                                                                • Separate Toilets
                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                Villa #649996a
                                                                                51
                                                                                Viewed 154 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                  (25 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Villa #669369a
                                                                                  25
                                                                                  Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                    (29 reviews)
                                                                                    View details for price
                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Multiple rentals Apartment #845939a
                                                                                    29
                                                                                    Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                      (25 reviews)
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 7
                                                                                      Apartment #6426657
                                                                                      25
                                                                                      Viewed 58 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                        (46 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 2
                                                                                        House #588777a
                                                                                        46
                                                                                        Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                          (14 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 5
                                                                                          Apartment #6580960
                                                                                          14
                                                                                          Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (5 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            Apartment #614639a
                                                                                            5
                                                                                            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                              (24 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Multiple rentals Apartment #845939a
                                                                                              24
                                                                                              Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                (47 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                Apartment #6185545
                                                                                                47
                                                                                                Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                  Villa #1414721a
                                                                                                  3
                                                                                                  Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                    (6 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 3
                                                                                                    Apartment #6709469
                                                                                                    6
                                                                                                    Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                                      (9 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                      Villa #1200722a
                                                                                                      9
                                                                                                      Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours

                                                                                                      Afa Holiday Apartments & Homes (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Good property

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      House was as expected, nice, modern and clean. Close to good beaches. Lovely views of hills from terrace. Well equipped kitchen. Only downside was the outdoor space was a bit unkept so no garden for kids to play in. A bit of confusion and delay over confirmation of booking.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 01, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: May 2017

                                                                                                      Very good value for money

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Apartment is clean and very good equipped. Location is very well too. Owner is nice and helpful. We recommend this accommodation
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Nov 02, 2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Oct 2016