Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Zafferana Etnea

The mountains, countryside and ocean views are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Zafferana Etnea. This welcoming city is known for its spas, bars and restaurants. Cathedral of Acireale and Norman Castle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Zafferana Etnea

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Zafferana Etnea a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Adventure Park Etna (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Etna Cable Car (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Monte Nero Zappini Nature Trail (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • EtnAvventura (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Piano Provenzana Ski Resort (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Butterfly House (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Zafferana Etnea

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Zafferana Etnea is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lido Mazzaro (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Etna Park Visitor Center (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Silvestri Craters (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Torre Archirafi Beach (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Timpa Natural Reserve (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Marina di Cottone Beach (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Zafferana Etnea

Fly into Catania (CTA-Fontanarossa), the closest airport, located 16.5 mi (26.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Zafferana Etnea?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,858 vacation rentals near Zafferana Etnea. From 565 Houses to 691 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Zafferana Etnea for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Zafferana Etnea?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Zafferana Etnea:

  • Taormina City Centre: 593 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 622 vacation rentals
  • Picanello-Ognina-Barriera-Canalicchio: 473 vacation rentals
  • Borgo-Sanzio: 531 vacation rentals
  • Recanati: 194 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Zafferana Etnea?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Zafferana Etnea. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Catania Beach: 2,213 vacation rentals
  • Cathedral of Taormina: 2,488 vacation rentals
  • Etnaland: 2,056 vacation rentals
  • Taormina Giardini Station: 2,512 vacation rentals
  • Museum of the Sicilian Cart: 433 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Zafferana Etnea listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Zafferana Etnea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 565 Houses in Zafferana Etnea. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Zafferana Etnea include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 691 rentals available
  • Villas: 382 rentals available
  • Cabins: 22 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Zafferana Etnea?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 482 vacation rentals with pool available in Zafferana Etnea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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