Destination guide

Charming Aci Castello will entice you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Aci Castello. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this romantic city. Norman Castle and Cathedral of Acireale are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Aci Castello

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Aci Castello a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gioeni Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Fish Market (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Butterfly House (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Etnaland (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Adventure Park Etna (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Etna Cable Car (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Aci Castello

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Aci Castello

Travelers love Aci Castello for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Aci Castello. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cyclops Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Lachea Island (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Lungomare di Ognina (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Gioeni Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Botanical Garden of University of Catania (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Bellini Gardens (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Aci Castello

The nearest airport is in Catania (CTA-Fontanarossa), located 7.2 mi (11.6 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Cannizzaro Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Aci Castello?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,831 vacation rentals near Aci Castello. From 806 Condos/Apartments to 586 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Aci Castello for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Aci Castello?

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 Aci Castello:

  • Taormina City Centre: 555 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 631 vacation rentals
  • Picanello-Ognina-Barriera-Canalicchio: 490 vacation rentals
  • Borgo-Sanzio: 544 vacation rentals
  • Recanati: 192 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 Aci Castello?

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

  • Seafront: 2,783 vacation rentals
  • Norman Castle: 2,652 vacation rentals
  • Catania Beach: 2,231 vacation rentals
  • Cathedral of Taormina: 2,375 vacation rentals
  • Historical Museum of the Landing in Sicily 1943: 2,473 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Aci Castello 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 Condos/Apartments in Aci Castello?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 806 Condos/Apartments in Aci Castello. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Aci Castello include:

  • Houses: 586 rentals available
  • Villas: 253 rentals available
  • Studios: 829 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Aci Castello?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 296 vacation rentals with pool available in Aci Castello. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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