Destination guide

Travel to historic Sassari

Come and experience Sassari and its monuments, history and museums. This city's art, parks and theaters draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions like St. Nicholas Cathedral and National Museum G.A. Sanna. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Sassari

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Sassari a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Water Paradise (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Turritano Antiquarium (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Sella and Mosca Estate (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Circuito del Corallo (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Golf Club Alghero (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Alghero Aquarium (17.4 mi / 28 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sassari

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sassari 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:

  • Balai Beach (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Anghelu Ruju Necropolis (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Neptune's Grotto (23.7 mi / 38.2 km)
  • La Pelosa Beach (24.6 mi / 39.6 km)
  • Badimanna Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Platamona Beach (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Sassari

The nearest airport is in Alghero (AHO-Fertilia), located 15.3 mi (24.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Olbia (OLB-Costa Smeralda), which is 51.5 mi (82.8 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Sassari Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Sassari?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,706 vacation rentals near Sassari. From 396 Houses to 290 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sassari for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Sassari?

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 Sassari:

  • Santa Caterina: 23 vacation rentals
  • San Nicola: 23 vacation rentals
  • La Pelosa: 156 vacation rentals
  • Pivarada: 514 vacation rentals
  • Porto Conte: 26 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 Sassari?

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

  • Porto Ferro: 1,570 vacation rentals
  • Piazza d'Italia: 1,782 vacation rentals
  • PalaSerradimigni: 1,775 vacation rentals
  • Cathedral of St. Anthony Abbot: 1,785 vacation rentals
  • Casa Farris: 1,780 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 396 Houses in Sassari. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sassari include:

  • Villas: 290 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 893 rentals available
  • Cottages: 16 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 Sassari?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 309 vacation rentals with pool available in Sassari. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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