HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in Scopello also enquired about villas in Cefalu, apartments in Castellammare del Golfo and apartments in San Vito lo Capo

Make a holiday rental home or villa in Scopello, Italy your home away from home

Scopello, a coastal village in northwest Sicily, offers visitors so much more than a beach holiday. The many different civilizations which have conquered the island in its long history have each left behind their own signatures. This makes for a vast collection of heritage sites which are easily accessible from Scopello, as well as diversity in the culture of the island which sets it apart from mainland Italy. Scopello houses offer a tranquil and relaxed base from which to explore everything Sicily has to offer.

Things to do in Scopello, Italy

The west coast of Sicily is renowned for its many beautiful and unspoilt beaches and this extends to the area around Scopello, making it the ideal destination for those looking to relax for a week by the sea. Calabianca, the beach just outside the village of Scopello has inviting turquoise waters and grottoes around the nearby cliffs which can be explored by hiring a boat for the day.

Visitors should also visit the Lo Zingaro Nature Reserve, home to typical examples of Sicilian flora and fauna which live in the woods and bushlands. The area also includes the Villa Lo Zingaro, where visitors can stroll through the beautiful gardens and admire the sweeping seascapes beneath them.

October is a great time to visit Scopello as it is harvest time for both wine and olive industries and visitors can enjoy the various tasting sessions which are offered in the village and surrounding areas. Visitors at any time of the year should eat out at least once in one of Scopello’s restaurants, which offer up superb traditional Sicilian seafood and other dishes, made using fresh local ingredients.

Places to visit on holiday in Scopello, Italy

Segesta, just south of Scopello was a site left by the ancient Greeks and is of interest today for its Doric temple and isolated amphitheatre. Erice, a short drive west of Scopello is full of medieval charm with its cobbled streets and castles, and also makes a great daytrip from your Scopello villa.

The capital of Sicily, Palermo, should take a place on the itinerary of any visitor to the island, is only around 70km straight up the highway from your choice of Scopello villas.

Weather in Scopello, Italy

Scopello is a beautiful place to visit in the summer when there is little rainfall, low humidity and temperatures of up to 30C. Even in the winter temperatures remain relatively mild, with lows of 8C. The coastal location does however mean rainfall increases substantially between October and January, so it’s best to pack a brolly.

Flights to Scopello, Italy

The easiest way to get to your self-catering accommodation in Scopello is to fly into Palermo International Airport (PMO), which is served by a number of international carriers, including easyJet from London Gatwick and Ryanair from London Stansted. It is then around a 47km drive from the airport to the town. Hire cars can be picked up from the airport and are a real bonus for those staying in Scopello due to the rural location, although there are also trains and buses which serve the area of Trapani.

Favorite
    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
    Exceptional! 5/5
    (42 reviews)
    avg/night
    42
    Favorite
      Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
      Exceptional! 5/5
      (61 reviews)
      avg/night
      61
      Favorite
        Very Good! 4.1/5
        (8 reviews)
        avg/night
        8
        Favorite
          Wonderful! 4.8/5
          (17 reviews)
          avg/night
          17
          Favorite
            Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
            avg/night
            3
            Favorite
              Excellent! 4.3/5
              (6 reviews)
              avg/night
              6
              Favorite
                Excellent! 4.6/5
                (10 reviews)
                avg/night
                10
                Favorite
                  avg/night
                  Favorite
                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                    (6 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    6
                    Favorite
                      avg/night
                      3
                      Favorite
                        Exceptional! 5/5
                        (4 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        4
                        Favorite
                          avg/night
                          3
                          Favorite
                            Very Good! 4.1/5
                            (8 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            8
                            Favorite
                              Exceptional! 5/5
                              (5 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              5
                              Favorite
                                avg/night
                                Favorite
                                  avg/night
                                  3
                                  Favorite
                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                    (14 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    14
                                    Favorite
                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                      (15 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      15
                                      Favorite
                                        avg/night
                                        3
                                        Favorite
                                          avg/night
                                          3
                                          Favorite
                                            avg/night
                                            3
                                            Favorite
                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                              (7 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              7
                                              Favorite
                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                (11 reviews)
                                                avg/night
                                                11
                                                Favorite
                                                  avg/night
                                                  2
                                                  Favorite
                                                    avg/night
                                                    Favorite
                                                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      avg/night
                                                      2
                                                      Favorite
                                                        avg/night
                                                        4
                                                        Favorite
                                                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                          (31 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          31
                                                          Favorite
                                                            avg/night
                                                            1
                                                            Favorite
                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                              (26 reviews)
                                                              avg/night
                                                              26
                                                              Favorite
                                                                avg/night
                                                                2
                                                                Favorite
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (30 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  30
                                                                  Favorite
                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                    (49 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    49
                                                                    Favorite
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      1
                                                                      Favorite
                                                                        Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        Favorite
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          2
                                                                          Favorite
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            Favorite
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              1
                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                (10 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                10
                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      Favorite
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        Favorite
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          Favorite
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            Favorite
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  2
                                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                                      avg/night

                                                                                                      Scopello Holiday Apartments & Villas (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      An excellent location, residence and warm hosts

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      A truly stunning position in Scopello overlooking the Med with Palermo in the distance. Peaceful and relaxing. The residence was spotless and had everything needed for a 10 day stay. Our hosts, Nicola and Carmen, were lovely and welcoming. The terrace overlooking the sea is entirely private and there is ready walking access to a private cove from which to swim in clear and clean water. Local amenities are limited so a car is essential. The nearby "Market" has everything you need including an amazing array of local cheeses, local wine and meat and fabulous local vegetables, olive oil, and fruit products. Easy vehicular access to nearby towns for days out. We went in early September and if it is solitude you want and a place to relax this time of year this is it. We will return.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Aug 2017

                                                                                                      The property was beautifully presented and in a lovely location with views of the sea.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We enjoyed the peaceful location of the villa, and its beautiful views of the sea and Zingaro nature reserve. The pool, and the and balcony along one side of the property are elevated as the villa is built on a hillside, so on all but the hottest days there was a lovely cool breeze at the poolside and on the balcony. The pool was a good size, and very welcome for cooling down, with temperatures in the high 30s. The villa was well equipped and comfortable. Mariella and Giuseppe were very welcoming hosts, and speak excellent English. They gave us lots of useful information on the surrounding area and practical tips like where to find a supermarket,and recommendations for places to eat out including gelaterias! Villa D'Amico is in a great location, a short walk from least two beaches which are great for snorkelling, and a short walk from Scopello village with its cafes and restaurants. There's lots to see and do within easy reach of Scopello too, our favourites were the beach at Guidaloca, with it's pedalo slides and ringo/jet ski rides, the Temple and amphitheatre at Segesta, the caves at Mangiapane, with a village built in to them, and the stunning hill top town of Erice, near Trapani. It was too hot to walk to the beaches in the Zingaro reserve, but we took a boat and snorkelling trip to these beaches , which left from Scopello. The towns of Gibellina and Poggioreale, devastated by an earthquake in 1968, and their memorials were also fascinating, though beware the crumbling mountain roads! Many thanks to Mariella and Giuseppe for a great holiday. We would highly recommend this property and area of Sicily.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Aug 01, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017