Discover a selection of more than 10,000 holiday rentals in Sicily, IT that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 31 per night, and villas and houses are popular options for a stay in Sicily. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Sicily
Destination guide

Travel to historical Sicily

Enjoy the area's history, museums and cathedral with a rental holiday home in Sicily. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and beaches, this walkable city won't disappoint. Mondello Beach and Mount Etna are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Sicily

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Sicily a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mondello Minigolf (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Bioparco di Sicilia (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Thermal Baths of Segesta (26.8 mi / 43.1 km)
  • Acqua Verde (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Villa Airoldi Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Tenuta Rapitala Winery (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Sicily

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Sicily is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mondello Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Foro Italico (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • English Garden (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Mount Pellegrino (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Capo Gallo Nature Reserve (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Isola Delle Femmine Beach (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Sicily

The nearest airport is in Palermo (PMO-Punta Raisi), located 14.4 mi (23.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Trapani (TPS-Vicenzo Florio), which is 48.8 mi (78.5 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Palermo Palazzo Reale-Orleans Station, Palermo Central Station and Palermo Vespri Station are the main stations in the area. It's easy to get around Sicily by jumping on the metro at Giachery Station, Fiera Station or Imperatore Federico Station.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in Sicily?

If holiday homes were celebrities, these ones would be on the Hollywood Walk of Fame! If you're chasing an unforgettable weekend getaway in Sicily, cast your eye over the following:

  • "Samten Pa Seaside Cottage - Stunning Views": This property in Bermagui makes for a heavenly weekend getaway. Spend time exploring surrounding attractions like Eurobodalla National Park and Bermagui Visitor Information Centre, then slow down and enjoy your cosy pad. Coffee and tea making facilities and a restaurant dining guide are among the amenities here.
  • "Quiet And Green Terrace. Ideal For Remote Working High Spped Wi": With conveniences including a fridge and a hair dryer, you're guaranteed to feel right at home at this Corso dei Mille - Sant'Erasmo escape. Nature lovers will love discovering the local sights, like International Puppet Museum and Villa Airoldi Golf Club.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Sicily?

Usually conveniently located and at a price that won't make your wallet cry, studio apartments offer style and privacy with the comforts of home. Book one of these studio apartments for rent in Sicily and use it as a base to explore:

  • Stay at "Quiet And Green Terrace. Ideal For Remote Working High Spped Wi" and you'll be ideally placed to explore cultural sights like Palace of the Normans and Palazzo Butera. A kitchen and high-speed internet services are just two of the amenities at this apartment in Corso dei Mille - Sant'Erasmo.
  • Alternatively, unpack your bags at "Ocean View - 1 Bedroom - Marriott's Ko Olina Beach Club - Marriott's Ko Olina Beach Club" which offers shopping, a fridge and more. Located in Palermo, sights like Japanese Cultural Centre of Hawai'i and Honolulu Museum of Art at First Hawaiian Centre will appeal to the culture vulture in you.

Can I find short term rentals in Sicily?

Swap the lackluster hotel experience for the privacy and space of your own place. Even if you only have several days to spare, you'll find short-term rentals in Sicily that'll feel like your second home. Here's a sample of them:

  • "Samten Pa Seaside Cottage - Stunning Views" in Bermagui will put out the welcome mat for you. Spend your trip doing nothing but relaxing here or get out and explore. Bermagui Beach and Blue Pool are some of the most popular things to check out nearby.
  • "Quiet And Green Terrace. Ideal For Remote Working High Spped Wi" is another superb choice. Spend a few days at this property in Corso dei Mille - Sant'Erasmo and make your way to Palermo Cathedral and Renzo Barbera Stadium, which are within easy reach.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Sicily?

If you're looking to impress your someone special, then stay somewhere special! Organise a romantic weekend getaway in Sicily at one of these retreats and let the sparks fly:

  • Catch up on quality time and cuddles at "Wonderful Apartment In Bologna Centre" in Downtown Toronto. A restaurant dining guide and a balcony are just two of the nice touches you'll find here.
  • Alternatively, treat you and your love to an amorous weekend away at "Sedona Spice: All The Best Views". Located in Ruggero Settimo, it offers a fireplace, winery tours and other highlights.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in Sicily?

If you're in love with the idea of sliding open the balcony doors to glittering ocean views, make your way to Mondello Beach in Mondello. Check out our beachfront holiday rentals here and spend a few sun-kissed days strolling the shore and falling asleep to the sound of lapping waves.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in Sicily?

If you're thinking about taking a memorable trip away, don't go it alone; bring the whole crew. It's always more fun to share your experiences with the ones you love. These holiday rentals in Sicily are perfect for larger groups:

  • "Comfortable Studio, Central, Independent Heating": Featuring 1 bedroom, this top option in Palermo has plenty of room for you and all your friends and family. Amenities like a nearby waterfront and a beach view will keep everyone happy.
  • "8 Bedrooms, 6 Baths, Villas With Garden": Located in Piana Calzata, this option has 8 bedrooms and is another favourite for a get-together with loved ones. There's plenty to keep guests content and comfortable, including a kitchen and a chef.

Are there large holiday rentals that sleep 30 or more in Sicily?

Whether you're planning a holiday with friends and family, a big engagement party or even a wedding, Vrbo will help you find the perfect property. Gather your best buddies and take a look at these large holiday rentals in Sicily:

  • "Luminhouse Villa Mondello": With 11 bedrooms accommodating up to 40 people, this holiday rental in Palermo will give you all the space you need. A garden and a chef are a couple of the amenities available here.
  • "Luxury Villas In Sicily With Pool": Everyone can join the fun at this large holiday rental in Madonie Regional Natural Park. It has 5 bedrooms and can sleep up to 37 guests comfortably. Top amenities here include a fireplace and a swimming pool.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Sicily?

Get ready to take your pick and cannonball right in. Here are a few exceptional house rentals in Sicily where memories are made at the pool:

  • Parents, kids, uncles, aunts — everyone will want to hang out at the pool at "Giudecca House, Cosy House In The Ancient Middle Age Village". Take your favourite people on a holiday at this Madonie Regional Natural Park rental home which also comes with a separate dining area and a living room.
  • "Independent House In The Countryside" in Caccamo is another popular pick. There's a lot to love about this property besides its pool, such as a swimming pool and cable/satellite TV services.

What are the best large family holiday rentals in Sicily?

We have large family holiday rentals that'll fit just about everyone — even that funny old uncle of yours. Whatever type of property you want, you'll find the best option on Vrbo. Here are some of our top picks in Sicily:

  • For style, function and size, it's hard to go past "Holiday Rentals Paradise Beach Structure On The Sea With No Chlorine Salt Water Pool - default-unit". Situated in Piana Calzata, this property provides 3 bedrooms and convenient amenities like a dining table and a travel crib. It can comfortably fit up to 8 people.
  • Or, make a reservation at "Villa With Private Pool And Large Garden In The Peaceful Countryside Near The Sea". This Collesano favourite boasts 3 bedrooms and can easily accommodate 9 people. Spread out and enjoy amenities including a dishwasher and coffee and tea making facilities.

Searching for some local entertainment? There's no shortage of family-friendly attractions in Sicily to check out, like Palace of the Normans and Zisa Castle and Museum of Islamic Art. Via Roma is also a fave with travelling families.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in Sicily?

Enjoy a dip in the morning, noon or even midnight — the choice is yours when you book one of our Sicily properties with an indoor pool. Best of all, there's room for the entire gang to join in the fun.

  • Hop in, the water's perfect at "Domus Sicily - Il Giardino Di Michela". Located in Palermo, this outstanding retreat has 4 bedrooms that sleep up to 8 guests. A swimming pool and a fireplace are other amenities that help make this place a winner.
  • You'll be doing plenty of relaxing and mingling by the indoor pool at "Case Playa, Apartment A Few Steps From The Sea And From The Private Parking" in Thunder Spring. With 3 bedrooms, up to 8 friends or family members can come along for the ride at this sought-after getaway. It's full of features to keep a large group entertained, including a swimming pool and a kitchen.

For more inspiration, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Sicily holiday rental that's perfect for your needs.

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