Destination guide

Perfect vacations in the Province of Sassari

With glistening lakes, spectacular coastline and a stunning national park to explore, the Province of Sassari beckons visitors with its natural beauty and fascinating culture. Water sports fans will find endless entertainment here, whether sailing, scuba diving or fishing, with Province of Sassari vacation rentals offering a place to relax after long days in the plentiful sunshine. Discover albino donkeys in Asinara National Park, explore grottoes filled with stalactites and stalagmites or experience a torchlight parade through the winding streets of Castelsardo, the choice is yours.

Things to do

Find attractions for all in the Province of Sassari

Visitors flock to Lake Coghinas for peaceful canoe trips and the chance to spot mouflon, the wild sheep of Sardinia. Elsewhere, the magnificent Grotto of Neptune is a magical place of glistening stalactites, while Province of Sassari vacation rentals place visitors within reach of fascinating ancient structures, including the magnificent SS Trinita di Saccargia Pisan-Romanic basilica and Nuraghe Santu Antine, the greatest concentration of prehistoric buildings on the island. While you're there, be sure to visit the Giara di Gesturi and see the famous wild horses of Sardinia, an experience to savor forever.

Activities

Prehistoric ruins in the Province of Sassari

The Province of Sassari boasts dazzling natural wonders that are a delight to explore. The region's famous grottoes offer an otherworldly glimpse of wonderful cave formations, while sheer cliffs provide inspiring views of the spectacular Sardinian coastline. From prehistoric ruins to charming fishing villages with buzzing marinas, there are attractions for all to be found here. With ruined castles and impressive basilicas on the doorstep, Province of Sassari vacation rentals put you in the heart of it all.

Weather

Sun-soaked summers in the Province of Sassari

Perched on the north-west corner of Sardinia, the Province of Sassari enjoys a pleasant Mediterranean climate, with long, hot summers, clear blue skies and radiant golden sunshine. Summer temperatures average 83, making this the peak season for travelers, but spring and fall are also good times to visit. Temperatures are cooler, but clear skies and sunshine remain and the crowds are fewer. Winters here can be cold, with temperatures dipping into the low teens and down to single digits in January.

Natural features

Breathtaking views in the Province of Sassari

The beautiful Province of Sassari sits on the north-west coast of Sardinia, close to the center of the Mediterranean Sea. It rests between the Tunisian coast and Corsica, with the Tyrrhenian Sea to the east and the Balearic Sea to the west. The coastline here is breathtaking, with soaring cliffs and pristine sandy beaches that lead to vineyards and rolling hills inland. Like to get back to nature? Explore the yew, elder and holm oak forests, where wildcats, sheep, pigs, Sardinian deer, golden eagles and wild horses can all be spotted.

Can I find a vacation rental around Sassari?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 8,367 vacation rentals near Sassari. From 2,468 Houses to 1,413 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 are the most popular destinations to visit in Sassari?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Sassari. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Alghero: 1,054 vacation rentals
  • Olbia: 3,373 vacation rentals
  • Porto Cervo: 2,012 vacation rentals
  • San Teodoro: 2,301 vacation rentals
  • Punta Sardegna: 1,375 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Sassari! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Sassari?

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

  • Alghero: 1,054 rentals
  • Olbia: 3,373 rentals
  • Porto Cervo: 2,012 rentals
  • San Teodoro: 2,301 rentals
  • Punta Sardegna: 1,375 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Sassari?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Sassari are:

  • Olbia Costa Smeralda Airport (OLB): 3,579 vacation rentals
  • Sassari (QSS): 1,790 vacation rentals
  • Alghero Airport (AHO): 1,232 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Sassari?

HomeAway offers a large selection of 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:

  • Maddalena Archipelago National Park: 2,403 rentals
  • Lu Brandali: 2,074 rentals
  • San Teodoro Beach: 3,155 rentals
  • La Pelosa Beach: 518 rentals
  • Porto Pollo Beach: 2,389 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sassari listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Sassari

Alghero
1,054 vacation rentals
Olbia
3,373 vacation rentals
Porto Cervo
2,012 vacation rentals
San Teodoro
2,301 vacation rentals
Punta Sardegna
1,375 vacation rentals
La Maddalena
2,611 vacation rentals
Stintino
504 vacation rentals
Palau
1,815 vacation rentals
Santa Teresa Gallura
1,554 vacation rentals
Arzachena
2,607 vacation rentals
Porto Rotondo
1,937 vacation rentals
Costa Paradiso
915 vacation rentals
Golfo Aranci
1,968 vacation rentals
Castelsardo
1,134 vacation rentals
Baja Sardinia
1,535 vacation rentals
Budoni
1,889 vacation rentals
Sassari
1,705 vacation rentals
Porto San Paolo
1,907 vacation rentals
Badesi
1,418 vacation rentals
Valledoria
1,252 vacation rentals