Discover a selection of 3,000 vacation rentals in Messina (province), IT 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 $60 per night, and villas and houses are popular options for a stay in Messina (province). Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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.


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.


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 Messina (province), IT?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 2,962 vacation rentals around Messina (province). From 430 villa rentals to 1,398 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Messina (province)?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Messina (province). From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Taormina: 1,471 vacation rentals
  • Giardini Naxos: 1,469 vacation rentals
  • Lipari: 355 vacation rentals
  • Taormina City Centre: 481 vacation rentals
  • Letojanni: 1,206 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Messina (province)! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Messina (province)?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Messina (province):

  • Taormina: 1,471 rentals
  • Giardini Naxos: 1,469 rentals
  • Lipari: 355 rentals
  • Letojanni: 1,206 rentals
  • Milazzo: 210 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Messina (province)?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Messina (province) are:

  • Taormina (TFC): 1,941 vacation rentals
  • Messina (QME): 368 vacation rentals
  • Reggio di Calabria (REG-Strait of Messina): 306 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Messina (province)?

Vrbo offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Messina (province). From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cathedral of Taormina: 1,946 rentals
  • Taormina Giardini Station: 1,975 rentals
  • Palazzo Ciampoli: 1,945 rentals
  • Pilato Mountain: 370 rentals
  • Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano: 371 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Messina (province) listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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