Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Cefalu

Enjoy the history and other features of Cefalu. This city's beaches, yoga and fishing draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Cefalu

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Cefalu a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Acqua Verde (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Kartodromo Lascari (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Madonie Adventure Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Cefalu

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

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Cefalu

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Cefalu. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Caldura Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Cefalu Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Rocca of Cefalu (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Madonie Regional Natural Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Tiberio Gorges (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Vivaio Piano Noce (11.2 mi / 18 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Cefalu

The nearest airport is in Palermo (PMO-Punta Raisi), located 51.5 mi (82.8 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Cefalù Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Cefalù?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,236 vacation rentals near Cefalù. From 345 Villas to 241 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cefalù for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Caldura Beach: 1,312 vacation rentals
  • Cefalu Cathedral: 1,300 vacation rentals
  • Cefalù Station: 1,312 vacation rentals
  • Palazzo Atenasio Martino: 1,299 vacation rentals
  • Rocca of Cefalu: 1,304 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cefalù 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 Cefalù?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 345 Villas in Cefalù. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cefalù include:

  • Houses: 241 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 540 rentals available
  • Cottages: 12 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cefalù?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 376 vacation rentals with pool available in Cefalù. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.