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Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Castiglione di Sicilia, Italy your home away from home

Castiglione di Sicilia is in the northeast of Sicily in the Parco dell' Etna and makes a great base for exploring the eastern part of Sicily. The nearby villages of Etna are known for their architecture, ancient lava flows, churches, Norman castles and delicious local produce. Castiglione di Sicilia benefits from its higher altitude and has fresh cool air in the hot summer months. The natural park of Etna is ideal for bird watching, hiking, mountain climbing and caving. A visit to the volcano, Mount Etna, is a must. The area also offers scenic drives to local attractions, ruins and waterfalls.

Things to Do in Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily Winter sports

The area on Mount Etna is popular for winter sports and skiing in the winter. Ice skating and sledging can also be enjoyed in this high area. It is possible to ski in the morning and then head to the beach for sunbathing in the afternoon! Beaches

Taormina and Giardini Naxos are the two closest beaches to your holiday home in Castiglione di Sicilia. They are about a 15 minute drive away. Golf

The Picciolo Golf Club was the first golf club to be created in Sicily and was completed in 1989. With views of the volcano and many established vineyards, oaks and hazel trees it is a very beautiful and diverse course to play.

Places to Visit Near Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily Mount Etna

Etna is Europe's greatest natural wonder and is Sicily's highest mountain, standing 3350 metres (10,990 feet) above sea level. It is an active volcano and in the recent past lava flows have reached the coast. The slopes are covered with trees and shrubs and it is ideal for summer hiking, especially as it is much cooler than the coastal areas due to its elevation.

Wine Region

Most of Sicily's wineries are on the western side of the island but they make a great day out to see the rolling hills planted with rows of vines. Grapes have been grown here since 600BC. The hearty wines produced here are often used to fortify weaker wines or to make the stronger Marsala wine which can be bought in the area.

Alcantra Gorge

Close to Castiglione di Sicilia is the well-known Alcantara Gorge. This scenic gorge is lined with woods. The rivers which flow through this basalt formation are always cool, making it a popular area for bathing in the summer.

Weather in Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily

Castiglione di Sicilia has a hot Mediterranean climate with mild wet winters and occasional snow. Summers are generally hot and dry. Castiglione di Sicilia is slightly cooler than the coast and benefits from the cool mountain breezes. The area receives plenty of sunshine all year round and summer highs can reach 79°F (26°C).

Travel to Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily

The nearest airport to your Castiglione di Sicilia holiday rental is Catania Airport which is 60km (38 miles) away. Visitors can also reach Sicily from the mainland by ferry. The nearest ferry port is Messian which is a 60km (38 miles) drive from Castiglione di Sicilia.

    Excellent! 4.4/5
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    Chateau / Country House #91239
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      • 3 BR
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      House #6806687
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        • 1 BR
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        Bed And Breakfast #6971430
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          House #6869109
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            Apartment #6904945
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              Bed And Breakfast #6990882
                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                • 5 BR
                • 3 BA
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                Castle #865203
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                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                  Apartment #1664352
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                    Very Good! 4.1/5
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                    • 2 BR
                    • 2 BA
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                    House #6726683
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                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                      House #6333849
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                        Multiple rentals House #1176311
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                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                          Chateau / Country House #1891903
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                            • 1 BR
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                            Apartment #6641649
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                              Excellent! 4.6/5
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                              • 3 BR
                              • 2 BA
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                              Apartment #1663354
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                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
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                                Multiple rentals Chateau / Country House #6089277
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                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                  Multiple rentals House #885111
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                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                    • 5 BR
                                    • 6 BA
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                                    Villa #871241
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                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 1 BA
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                                      Apartment #4144933
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                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 2 BA
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                                        House #6088734
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                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 3 BA
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                                          Multiple rentals Apartment #872554
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                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 2 BA
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                                            Multiple rentals House #885111
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                                              Exceptional! 5/5
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                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 1 BA
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                                              House #6783385
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                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
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                                                Chateau / Country House #1047869
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                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                  • 2 BR
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                                                  House #6235087
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                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                    • 3 BR
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                                                    House #6672377
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                                                      • 2 BR
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                                                      Villa #8139826
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                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                        • 7 BR
                                                        • 3 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 10
                                                        Villa #1010863
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                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                          • 3 BR
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                                                          Apartment #893717
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                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                            Villa #6034339
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                                                            Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                              • 4 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
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                                                              Chateau / Country House #6689205
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                                                              Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 7
                                                                House #6162242
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                                                                Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
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                                                                  Apartment #6307391
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                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                    (66 reviews)
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                    Apartment #6337718
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                                                                    Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
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                                                                      House #1891789
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                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
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                                                                        Apartment #1949526
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                                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 5
                                                                          House #477325
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                                                                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Good! 3.9/5
                                                                            (8 reviews)
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                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                            • Sleeps 9
                                                                            House #1104109
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                                                                            Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                              • 4 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
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                                                                              House #441156
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                                                                              Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                (16 reviews)
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                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                • 4 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                                                Villa #6014541
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                                                                                Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
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                                                                                  Barn #6786032
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                                                                                  Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                    (8 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                                    Villa #1626818
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                                                                                    Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                      (21 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      Apartment #6248640
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                                                                                      Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                        (9 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 5
                                                                                        Chateau / Country House #6443330
                                                                                        9
                                                                                        Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                          (6 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                                          Chateau / Country House #1887389
                                                                                          6
                                                                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                            (29 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 9
                                                                                            Villa #8157135
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                                                                                            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                              (4 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                                              Villa #1907667
                                                                                              4
                                                                                              Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                (5 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                                • 5 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 9
                                                                                                Villa #1959948
                                                                                                5
                                                                                                Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                  (6 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                  Villa #6014533
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                  Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (9 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                    Multiple rentals Apartment #878262
                                                                                                    9
                                                                                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                                      (5 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      Chateau / Country House #1678082
                                                                                                      5

                                                                                                      Castiglione di Sicilia Holiday Apartments & Homes (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Wonderful place to stay

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Our group of 8 had a wonderful holiday here at Castello Claves. Perfect spot to unwind, and also lots to see (by car) in the surrounding area. Easy walking distance to restaurants, but good facilities to self cater and eat on the picturesque balcony which benefits from the prevailing sea breeze. We stayed whilst it was very hot, however the castle was cool and didn't feel hot at all. Gardens and pool were magical with lots of sunny and shady spots and sun lounges. Our host Lilianna was wonderful. We will never forget this holiday!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      The property is ideally situated and the layout was ideal for our family, with small children.

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      The owners were very hospital and kept the pool well cleaned each day and gave useful local advice. We enjoyed our two weeks at Villa Theresa very much. However, WIFI connection was intermittent and kitchen and kitchen facilities were limited for the number of occupants.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017