Destination guide

Head to the trendy city of Vasto

Enjoy the cathedral and other features of Vasto. Well-liked for its beaches, spas and coffeehouses, this city is both trendy and relaxing. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Vasto

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Vasto a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Vasto Aqualand (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Parco della Costa dei Trabocchi (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Cantina Frentana Winery (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Zoo d'Abruzzo (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Loggia Amblingh (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Vini San Nicola (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Vasto

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Vasto

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Vasto is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Vasto Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Spiaggia di San Salvo Marina (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Punta Penna Beach (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Spiaggia di Punta Aderci (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Punta Aderci Nature Reserve (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Spiaggia del Lungomare Nord (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Vasto

The nearest airport is in Abruzzo Intl. Airport (PSR), located 34.5 mi (55.5 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Vasto-San Salvo Station or Porto di Vasto Station to see more of the city.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Vasto?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it wants to take a vacation. It's time to pack your suitcase and zip off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Vasto:

  • Take advantage of handy amenities like heating and off-street parking options at "Marie Claire Apartment 1". Located around 0.1 miles from Vasto, this unique option has 1 bedroom and is a hit with guests.
  • Another great option is "Marie Claire Apartment 5", which is around 0.1 miles from Vasto. With 3 bedrooms, air conditioning and WiFi, it has everything you need to make your stay comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Vasto vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Vasto?

There's nothing like a short escape to recharge your batteries. If you're ready for some downtime, these top weekend getaways in and near Vasto make the perfect base for a mini break:

  • If spending time in nature is a main priority for you, book a couple of nights at "Stately Residence In The Center". Around 0.1 miles northeast of Vasto, it's close to Spiaggia della Foce and Majella Adventure Park. Amenities at this property include a garden and pet-friendly services.
  • "Brand New And Spacious Apartment In The Central Area" is also perfect for a whirlwind vacation. Around 1 mile to the north of Vasto, this vacation rental offers amenities such as a TV and a stovetop. Spiaggia di Calata Cintioni and Majella Adventure Park should be on your itinerary if you stay here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Vasto?

Immerse yourself in the culture and energy of Vasto from the comfort of a studio apartment. Whether you want to unwind on your own or have fun with a few pals, you'll find the ideal studio apartment for rent in or near Vasto:

  • Wake up, go exploring and then do it all over again at "Marie Claire Apartment 1". This property is an excellent base for sightseeing and features amenities including spa and beauty services and an indoor pool.
  • "Blue Like The Sea, Ground Floor Apartment With Large Terrace" is another awesome option. Get comfy and enjoy the use of an oven, air conditioning and more.

There are lots of highlights around Vasto to add to your agenda. Nourish your inner culture lover with a visit to Museum d'Arte c. Barbella and Archeological Museum la Civitella.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Vasto?

Whether you're seeking a compact apartment for you and a few friends or a vacation home that'll fit the family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Vasto. These retreats make a comfortable base for a whirlwind visit:

  • For a fantastic few nights away, it's tough to beat "Private House With Porch And Garden". It's nice and close to the center of Vasto, along with plenty of things to see and do.
  • Another excellent option is "New Apartment In Vasto, A/c, With Breathtaking View Of The Adriatic". Gather your favorite people and enjoy a comfortable stay close to the heart of Vasto.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Vasto?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend together. If you'd like to spend a couple of nights away with your sweetie, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Vasto that will set your heart aflutter:

  • Located around 0.1 miles from Vasto, "Marie Claire Apartment 1" is the ideal place for starry-eyed couples. A sauna and winery tours are some of the amenities you'll find here.
  • Another option where you can spend a few wonderful days together is "Marie Claire Apartment 5". Located around 0.1 miles from Vasto, winery tours and a sauna add to the ambiance here.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Vasto?

Nothing says "Best. Vacation. Evvv-er." like staying in a mansion. Spoil your loved ones with a truly unforgettable escape at one of these mansions for rent in or near Vasto:

  • Character, style and charm — "Mansion - Bomba - House With Character" has it all with some to spare. Around 19 miles west of Vasto and offering a fireplace and a firepit, this place is hard to top.
  • Alternatively, score Brownie points with your crew with a stay at "Poggiofiorito: Mansion - Poggiofiorito". It's situated 20 miles to the northwest of Vasto and offers amenities like golf, a fireplace and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Vasto?

Cast your eye over these large group vacation rentals in or near Vasto and forget about leaving anyone off your invite list:

  • Providing space, comfort and privacy, you'll get everyone's nod of approval at "Large Unique - 8 Double Rooms Ensuite". Up to 16 people can be accommodated at this retreat which has 8 bedrooms, a swimming pool and a water park. It's around 9 miles to the northwest of Vasto.
  • Invite as many as 17 of your friends to "In S. Giovanni In Venus A Paradise Overlooking The Coast Of The Overflow" and fill the place with love and laughter. This popular option has 6 bedrooms and is around 15 miles to the northwest of Vasto. It's crammed with features to keep large groups comfortable, such as a fireplace and a garden.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Vasto?

Of all the amenities a vacation rental can have, a pool is hands down the most fun. Take a peek at these houses for rent with a pool in or near Vasto and spend your days splashing around. Just don't forget to bring your inflatable flamingo:

  • Pack your swim gear and take a break at "Private House With Porch And Garden". There are also lots of other appealing amenities here, including coffee and tea making facilities and a microwave oven.
  • Spend laid-back days swimming or finding some peaceful moments beside the water at "Architecturally Designed Industrial Modern House In San Buono". This vacation rental is another top choice and features nearby ecotour services, a kitchen and more.

Unsure how to pack for your Vasto break? This impressive destination has a humid subtropical climate. In the summer months, expect average temperatures ranging from 70 ºF to 80 ºF. Scroll through our selection of Vasto vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more inspiration on where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Vasto?

Whether you're getting away with the immediate family or you're bringing your long-lost relatives along, family vacations mean fun. These large rentals in and around Vasto have space for everyone — as well as everything you need to keep them all happy:

  • Make your trip one to remember at "Stately Residence In The Center". This escape has 4 bedrooms, can fit up to 10 guests and comes with a host of amenities, including books and a nearby laundromat. It's around 0.1 miles northeast of Vasto.
  • "Large Unique - 8 Double Rooms Ensuite", around 9 miles to the northwest of central Vasto, was made for spending time with the family. As many as 16 of your favorite people can fit into this spacious property which offers 8 bedrooms, a toaster, a dishwasher and more.

It may be tempting, but don't spend all day socializing indoors. Get out and discover some nearby family-friendly attractions, starting with Vasto Aqualand.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Vasto?

Nothing says "glamorous getaway" like your own indoor pool. Pack your bikini and go for a dip in the comfort and privacy of one of these roomy vacation homes in or near Vasto:

  • Invite your closest friends over for a refreshing paddle around at "1 Bedroom - Marriott's Streamside At Vail - Marriott's StreamSide at Vail". This rental has space to spare, with 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 12 guests. A swimming pool and a garden are other things you'll love about this place.
  • Another attractive property is "Gulf Front Condo | Outdoor And Indoor Pools | Liquid Life". With 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 12 people, you can invite your entire crew to swim, lounge and hang out. A swimming pool and a nearby waterfront are other amenities your guests can make use of here.

If you're after more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Vasto vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.