Destination guide

Travel to friendly Balestrate

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Balestrate. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its seaside and beaches. Segesta Archaeological Site and Greek Temple of Segesta 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

Sightseeing in and around Balestrate

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Balestrate has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Parco Avventura Bosco Alcamo - Vivilbosco (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Tenuta Rapitala Winery (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Bioparco di Sicilia (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • AcquaPark Monreale (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Balestrate

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Balestrate

Balestrate is famous for its beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Balestrate is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alcamo Marina Beach (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Castellammare del Golfo Beach (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Guidaloca Beach (8.9 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Faraglioni Beach (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Zingaro Beach (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Monte Jato Archaeological Area (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Balestrate

The nearest airport is in Palermo (PMO-Punta Raisi), located 10.9 mi (17.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Trapani (TPS-Vicenzo Florio), which is 29.5 mi (47.5 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Balestrate Station.

Where to stay around Balestrate?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,051 vacation rentals near Balestrate. From 534 Villas to 628 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Balestrate for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Balestrate Beach: 3,954 vacation rentals
  • Villa Martorana Genuardi: 2,997 vacation rentals
  • Bioparco di Sicilia: 3,636 vacation rentals
  • Cinisi Terrasini Station: 4,143 vacation rentals
  • C.I.D.M.A. International Documentary Center of Mafia and the No Mafia Movement: 150 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Balestrate 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 Villas in Balestrate?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 534 Villas in Balestrate. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Balestrate include:

  • Houses: 628 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 786 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Balestrate?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 474 vacation rentals with pool available in Balestrate. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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