Popular Lettings in Catania
Highlights in Catania
- Magnificent beaches
- Precious natural spots
- Etna Volcano
- Ursino Castle
- Exquisite cuisine
Most popular in Catania
Prices and availability
Types of holiday rentals in Catania
Have you already decided that you want to spend your next holiday in Catania and are looking for a cheap letting to stay? On Holidu you will always find the best offers of holiday rentals between individuals for your trips. In this city, the most common accommodations are the tourist rentals for 2, 3 and 4 people, which makes them ideal for couples or families who want to enjoy a weekend getaway or several days. But you will also find some rentals in Catania that are perfect for groups of friends because they have more space. All of them fully equipped for you to enjoy a very comfortable holiday and most of them located in the centre, so that you won't have to waste a lot of time travelling to make the most interesting visits to its monuments.Exclusive luxury villas very close to the beach
If you are looking for tranquillity, we recommend you to rent some of the many villas in Catania that you will find especially in the area of Fontanarossa airport, very close to the beach, the Natural Reserve Oasi del Simeto and the amusement park. Beautiful luxury villas with capacity for 2, 4 and 6 people. Ideal for families who prefer the calm of the suburban residential districts but without renouncing the proximity to the city centre, which you can reach by car in a few minutes. With the advantage that most of them have a terrace or garden. This way, you can relax in the sun or read a good book while your kids have fun running across the lawn with the dog. In fact, your pet will also be able to come with you, as many villas in Catania are pet-friendly. As if that wasn't enough, you should also know that many holiday rentals of this type have a private garage, so if you decide to rent a car for excursions in the area, you won't have to waste a single minute of your holiday looking for parking. Don't wait any longer to book your rental or villa in Catania and come and enjoy an unforgettable holiday for the whole family!Why book a letting in Catania?
Catania is the second largest city in Sicily, surpassed only by Palermo. With a population of 400,000 inhabitants, it expands to 800,000 if we include its impressive peripheral environment. Under the watchful eye of Etna Volcano, the city has adapted its figure over the centuries to successive natural disasters, shaping its characteristic architecture. Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, Catania possesses an impressive wealth of monuments that bear witness to its ancient splendour. Visits to the Cathedral Square, Catania Cathedral, Pescheria market, Roman theatre and amphitheatre, odeon, Ursino Castle and Bellini Gardens are essential. Although the list is much longer. In the surroundings, the Ribera de los Ciclopes, with the villages of Aci Castello, Aci Trezza and Acireale complement the offer of a city that always guarantees an unforgettable stay. What are you waiting for to book your rental in Catania?
Holidays in Catania
The area and how to find your way around
The city of Catania is located on the east coast of the island of Sicily, a place halfway between the cities of Siracusa and Mesina. The Mediterranean Sea and the summit of Etna are its natural frontiers while in its surroundings have grown other towns that deserve to be visited as Misterbianco, Fontanarossa or Aci Castello. The interior of the city of Catania is quite accessible on foot, especially the tourist areas and those by the sea. For its part, roads such as SS114, which runs along the entire coast of this area of Sicily, or the A18 allow you to move between the different localities of the region. Therefore, renting a letting in Catania is an ideal option to use the city as a hub for a trip through eastern Sicily.The best areas to rent a letting in Catania
Catania is the second most important city on the island of Sicilia, so its urban centre has everything you need for a fun-filled holiday. Renting a letting in the centre of Catania is ideal to enjoy greater proximity to the main monuments of the city and to the beaches of the area. However, you should know that one of the attractions of the area around Catania is the imposing presence of Etna. Small villages like San Giovanni La Punta or Belpasso are located at the foot of this volcano and offer luxury villas where you can enjoy a privileged natural environment. Do you already know where you want to rent your rental or villa in Catania?
Types of travellers and activities
The beaches surrounding the city of Catania will give you the opportunity to make the rentals here a great way to enjoy the Mediterranean Sea and Sicily's unique beaches. San Giovanni Li Cuti, a volcanic sandy beach, or Lungomare di Ognina are some of the best beaches in the town, so you should take the opportunity to visit them all to make your trip as complete as possible. Book your rental in Catania on the beachfront and come and enjoy them as long as you want!Catania for nature lovers
The surroundings of the city of Catania are a real luxury in terms of natural spaces. A few kilometres away you will find Dei Nebrodi Park. However, it is Mount Etna that you should not miss. This volcano, the largest in Europe that is active, is visible from anywhere in the city and its surroundings offer trails and natural tracks that can be travelled to discover a different and very attractive landscape. If you enjoy the contact with nature and are a hiking enthusiast, don't hesitate to book a holiday rental in Catania for your next holiday!
Did you know that Catania has been destroyed seven times by volcanic eruptions or by Etna-related earthquakes?
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This Sicilian city preserves some archaeological corners that testify to its past as a city of the Roman Empire. The theatre, the Odeon or the amphitheatre are the most representative buildings of a very interesting period.2. Do not miss the market of La Pescheria
This is, without a doubt, one of the most picturesque and traditional spaces in Catania, so you should take advantage of the comfort provided by the holiday rentals to get to know it. The market is set up in the streets of the historic centre, filling them with colours and smells, a whole universe of sensations that will make you know the most traditional side of the city.3. Visit the Elephant Fountain
It is the emblem of Catania and its inhabitants. Located in the Duomo square, this fountain, also known as u Liotru, was carved in lava stone by Battista Vaccarini in 1736. The figure of an elephant crowned by an obelisk makes its silhouette especially unique, so it's a good idea for you to get to know it.4. Get to know Ursino Castle
It's one of the best visits you can make. This castle is an example of the military architecture of the Middle Ages, as it was built during the thirteenth century, its state of preservation and its charm make it a must if you are enjoying a holiday in Catania.5. Taste the dishes of its exquisite cuisine
Catania has been recognized by many experts as a gastronomic tourist destination, something that gives good proof of the quality of the city's cuisine. Granita, arancini or the traditional pasta alla norma are some of the dishes you have to try before leaving Catania. Where to do it? In restaurants such as Il Chiosco, Le Tre Bocche or Balsamo, places that have achieved a more than considerable prestige for their culinary work.