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

Trapani lies on the western tip of Sicily, Italy. Jutting out into the Mediterranean Sea, Trapani has a long and inextricable love of the sea, and was named after the curved shape of the bay on which it stands, and upon which most of the folklore tales and traditions emanate. Trapani is a magnificent destination for those wishing to explore the best of Sicily, as well as enjoying some of the most sensational sunsets over the Mediterranean that you can find.

Things to do in Trapani, Sicily

Despite concentrated Allied bombing during WWII, there are still some phenomenal sites to explore in Trapani, mostly dating back to the 14th and 15th centuries, not all the way back to the town’s medieval roots. The baroque stylings of the Church of Sant’Agostino, Santa Maria di Gesu, Basilica-Sanctuary of Maris Santissima and Fontana di Tritone are all well worth investigation from Trapani accommodation.

The coast of Trapani is a huge attraction. This region of Sicily provides some of the best coastal walking anywhere on the island, especially in the stunning saline nature park of Zingaro. The most celebrated beach to visit from a Trapani holiday rental is a short walk along the salt lagoon at San Vito lo Capo, a long, sandy beach that never gets crowded. Trapani is also a sailing centre of the highest quality, offering plenty of moorings as well as access into the Mediterranean and the Egadi Islands.

One of the most interesting times to visit a Trapani holiday home is during Easter, when Trapani’s Easter Procession takes over the town. During this period, known as the ‘Misteri’, townspeople parade religious statues through the streets for around 16 hours, with events, performances and feasts adding to the atmosphere. The summer music festival, the Luglio Musicale Trapanese, in July and annual tuna festival also draw the plaudits from visitors.

Places to visit on holiday in Trapani, Sicily

Trapani is still the gateway to the tiny Egadi Islands, which lie just off the north coast of Sicily. Tiny and mountainous, the Egadi Islands are most famous for their sensational beaches and secluded bays, as well as their fishing credentials and huge range of Neolithic and Palaeolithic cave paintings. Favignana is the largest of the islands, as well as one of the more popular of the islands to visit. Boats leave for the islands from the port.

Weather in Trapani, Sicily

Summers are wonderfully reliable, with temperatures almost always levelling off between 25 and 30°C during the heat of the day between June and September. Autumn and spring conditions can be varied, although the weather is usually ideal for walking and sightseeing tours.

Cheap flights to Trapani, Sicily

Trapani Airport (TPS), otherwise known as the Vincenzo Florio Airport or Birgi Airport, is found within Trapani, Sicily. Despite being one of the smaller of Sicily’s five airports, Ryanair provide direct, cheap flights to Trapani Airport from Birmingham (BHX) and Dublin (DUB). The trip to a holiday rental villa in Trapani town centre takes just 10 minutes from Trapani Airport, and there are always a variety of transfer options available.

    Wonderful! 4.9/5
    (31 reviews)
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    • 3 BR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 6
    Villa #6587172
    31
    Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.8/5
      (17 reviews)
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      • 2 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 5
      Villa #1758547
      17
      Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
        Exceptional! 5/5
        (135 reviews)
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        • 1 BR
        • 2 BA
        • Sleeps 2
        House #6025778
        135
        Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
          Excellent! 4.7/5
          (19 reviews)
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          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 8
          House #1424512
          19
          Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.9/5
            (11 reviews)
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            • 3 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 6
            House #1037956
            11
            Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.9/5
              (16 reviews)
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              • 1 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 4
              Multiple rentals House #1410981
              16
              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                Exceptional! 5/5
                (41 reviews)
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                • 3 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 6
                Villa #6192135
                41
                Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                  (16 reviews)
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                  • 6 BR
                  • 4 BA
                  • Sleeps 12
                  Villa #6543472
                  16
                  Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                    Exceptional! 5/5
                    (8 reviews)
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                    • 5 BR
                    • 4 BA
                    • Separate Toilet
                    • Sleeps 10
                    Villa #6470083
                    8
                    Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                      (16 reviews)
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                      • 2 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 4
                      Apartment #6466336
                      16
                      Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                        Exceptional! 5/5
                        (5 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        • 4 BR
                        • 3 BA
                        • Sleeps 9
                        Villa #1944585
                        5
                        Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                          Exceptional! 5/5
                          (11 reviews)
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                          • 3 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Villa #6638117
                          11
                          Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                            (35 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            • 3 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 5
                            House #6317814
                            35
                            Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                              Exceptional! 5/5
                              (10 reviews)
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Villa #6737415
                              10
                              Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                (12 reviews)
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Separate Toilet
                                • Sleeps 5
                                House #6370112
                                12
                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                  (60 reviews)
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                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Separate Toilet
                                  • Sleeps 7
                                  Villa #6308552
                                  60
                                  Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                    (8 reviews)
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                                    • 3 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Sleeps 7
                                    Villa #6563193
                                    8
                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Excellent! 4.3/5
                                      (6 reviews)
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                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 7
                                      Villa #1937579
                                      6
                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                        (85 reviews)
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                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        Multiple rentals Cottage #1106988
                                        85
                                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                          (8 reviews)
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                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 5
                                          Multiple rentals House #6673045
                                          8
                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                            (11 reviews)
                                            avg/night
                                            • 4 BR
                                            • 2 BA
                                            • Separate Toilet
                                            • Sleeps 10
                                            Villa #6065950
                                            11
                                            Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                              (19 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 5
                                              Villa #862332
                                              19
                                              Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                (60 reviews)
                                                avg/night
                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                Multiple rentals House #1106988
                                                60
                                                Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                  (6 reviews)
                                                  avg/night
                                                  • 4 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 9
                                                  Villa #1987629
                                                  6
                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                    • 3 BR
                                                    • 2 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 9
                                                    Villa #6429051
                                                    Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                      (28 reviews)
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                                                      • 1 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      House #6433108
                                                      28
                                                      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                        (10 reviews)
                                                        avg/night
                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 14
                                                        Villa #812152
                                                        10
                                                        Viewed 62 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                          (6 reviews)
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                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                          Villa #6543208
                                                          6
                                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            • 3 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                            House #6064335
                                                            122
                                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                              (27 reviews)
                                                              avg/night
                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 7
                                                              Apartment #6309620
                                                              27
                                                              Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                Villa #6892233
                                                                Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                  Villa #6893456
                                                                  4
                                                                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                    (7 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                    Apartment #6685808
                                                                    7
                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                      (16 reviews)
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                      Villa #6413939
                                                                      16
                                                                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Multiple rentals House #1410981
                                                                        10
                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 5
                                                                          Villa #891487vb
                                                                          2
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                            (8 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                                            Villa #1890600
                                                                            8
                                                                            Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                              (30 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                              Apartment #1002854
                                                                              30
                                                                              Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                (29 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 13
                                                                                Villa #6563968
                                                                                29
                                                                                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  Villa #3882273
                                                                                  1
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                    Apartment #1697335
                                                                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                      Villa #6691935
                                                                                      1
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                        (11 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Villa #1746820
                                                                                        11
                                                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                                          Villa #6108150
                                                                                          2
                                                                                          Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            House #6790709
                                                                                            2
                                                                                            Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                              (10 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                                                              Multiple rentals Chateau / Country House #1046630
                                                                                              10
                                                                                              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 9
                                                                                                Villa #6767696
                                                                                                Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                  (3 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 5 BR
                                                                                                  • 4 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 11
                                                                                                  Villa #6467355
                                                                                                  3
                                                                                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                    Apartment #6401891
                                                                                                    4
                                                                                                    Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                      (9 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      Villa #6569198
                                                                                                      9
                                                                                                      Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Lovely relaxing place with great views

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We really enjoyed our stay. The property is so well equipped and it made it so easy to self cater with a few basics already there-salt, pepper, herbs, oil and a few other bits. Views are splendid and the garden was really pretty and well maintained. So many butterflies in the garden and lizards too, just great for wildlife. Lazing in the hammock under olive trees was divine. Bed was very comfortable and air-con meant temperature was fine too. We had a lovely welcome from our hosts when we arrived and the place was really clean and welcoming. You do need a car really as all the beaches and places of interest are a bit too far to walk but if you have transport it is ideal. The beaches in the area are fabulous and best snorkelling ever in the Nature Reserve which is a short drive away. Highly recommended.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 04, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                      Wish our stay could have been longer!

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Villa Fontana was just what we wanted - quiet and relaxing in beautiful surroundings. Our hosts were welcoming and helpful and we loved every minute of our stay. Unfortunately, family circumstances meant we had to cut our stay short but we all agree that we will return to see more of the area and we will recommend Villa Fontana to all our friends.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 02, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017