Discover a selection of 3,000 vacation rentals in Province of Messina that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $56 per night, and villas and houses are popular options for a stay in Province of Messina. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Be mesmerized by the Province of Messina's charming towns

Take a ray of sunshine, a measure of nature, drams of history, and large quantities of Sicilian passion, and you'll have the recipe for an extraordinary vacation in Italy's Province of Messina. Also known as the Metropolitan City of Messina, it's made up of numerous municipalities, each with its own brand of charm. There's Taormina with its Saracen castle, Giardini Naxos and its busy beaches, the Aeolian Islands and their whitewashed houses, Milazzo and its old churches—the list goes on and on. Staying in Province of Messina vacation rentals will put you close to some of the best sightseeing in the toe of the Italian boot.

Things to do

Culture and fun go hand-in-hand in the Province of Messina

The region is bursting with opportunities for expanding your cultural horizon while having loads of fun, too. Pay a visit to the Museo Regionale di Messina, where you'll find masterpieces by the likes of Caravaggio and Messina's own Renaissance painter, Antonella da Messina. Fancy a glass of full-bodied Sicilian wine? Head over to the wineries in the communes of Santa Lucia Del Mela, Rodi Milici, and Piraino and join the wine tastings they frequently have on offer. Province of Messina vacation rentals will also put you close to family-friendly fun at Nebrodi Adventure Park, where the kids (and adults) can navigate acrobatic trails among the trees.

Activities

Red-carpet encounters with Hollywood royalty in Taormina? Why not?

The Province of Messina is a feast for all the senses. Take a walking tour of the capital city, also called Messina, and be blown away by the beauty that remains even after all the wars and earthquakes in its turbulent past. Music lovers can head over to Taormina and watch a concert at the Ancient Theater or go movie star–gazing at the Taormina Film Fest, whose awardees have included Hollywood A-listers like Al Pacino and Tom Cruise. If you're hankering for fun in the water with the whole family, you can go snorkeling, sailing, and surfing in Giardini Naxos.

Weather

Mediterranean moments in the sun in the Province of Messina

Do you often picture yourself lounging on the beach on a sunny day? That can easily be a reality in the Province of Messina, where the summers are hot, long, and dry. Daily mean temperatures from June to August range from the mid-70s to the low 80s, with July having about 330 hours of sunshine. Winters, from December to February, aren't that terribly cold; you can expect temperatures to hover in the mid-50s. If you've scheduled your vacation in late fall and winter, bring an umbrella. It can get a bit wet in November and in winter, with approximately 10 days of periodic rainfall each month.

Natural features

Delight in the Province of Messina's dizzying natural diversity

The province is the main gateway to the island of Sicily, and what a welcome it gives visitors from near and far. You'll find sandy beaches meeting the Tyrrhrenian Sea in Gioiosa Marea, seaside resorts in Capo d'Orlando, and thermal waters flowing at the Ali Terme beach. Province of Messina vacation rentals in Milazzo are great jumping-off points for excursions to the Aeolian Islands and its dramatic black sand beaches and volcanoes. Visit the nature parks and preserves in the Madonie and Nebrodi mountain ranges, where the diverse animal life includes European pine martens, Mediterranean painted frogs, and Sanfratellano horses.

How many vacation rentals are available around Province of Messina?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 3,178 vacation rentals around Province of Messina. From 514 villa rentals to 1,552 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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Taormina
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389 vacation rentals
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