Destination guide

Delight in the oceanfront landscape of Augusta

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Augusta. This city's seaside, parks and bars attract many visitors, as does its scenic and relaxing location. Castello Eurialo and Archaeological Park of Neapolis are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Augusta

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Augusta a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Archaeological Park of Neapolis (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Le Saie Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Aretusa Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Technopark Archimedes (14.3 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Hypogeum of Cathedral Square (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Fish Market (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Augusta

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Augusta. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brucoli Bay (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Agnone Beach (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Vaccarizzo Beach (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Garden of Biviere (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Anapo Valley (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Rope-makers' Cave (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Augusta

The nearest airport is in Catania (CTA-Fontanarossa), located 15.5 mi (24.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Comiso (CIY-Vincenzo Magliocco), which is 35.7 mi (57.5 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Augusta Station or Agnone Di Siracusa Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Augusta?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 480 holiday rentals around Augusta. From 183 Villas to 138 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Augusta is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Augusta?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Augusta:

  • Ortigia: 743 holiday homes
  • San Giorgio-Librino-San Giuseppe la Rena-Zia Lisa-Villaggio Sant'Agata: 100 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 656 holiday homes
  • Tiche: 64 holiday homes
  • Acradina: 221 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Augusta?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Augusta. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Santa Croce Lighthouse: 1,748 holiday rentals
  • Orca Diving Ustica: 1,895 holiday rentals
  • Augusta Airship Hangar: 2,245 holiday rentals
  • Fontane Bianche Beach: 3,148 holiday rentals
  • Papyrus Museum: 2,846 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Augusta listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Augusta?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 183 Villas in Augusta. Our other popular types of Augusta holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 138 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 116 holiday houses
  • Country houses: 9 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Augusta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 187 holiday homes with pool available in Augusta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.