Villa with pool for six people near Trapani.
Apartment for four people in Castellammare del Golfo.
This holiday home for up to four people can be found in the immediate vicinity of the sea, near Taormina on Sicily's east coast.
Country estate for 15 people in a beautiful location in the Val d’Orcia.
Apartment for two people in the beautiful district of Trastevere.
Holiday park at Gallipoli, directly by the sea.
Holiday Apartments in San Vito Lo Capo, a True Paradise
Holiday apartments in San Vito lo Capo are ideal for visitors seeking beautiful beaches and a town of lively, winding streets. Located on the spectacular Capo San Vito Promenade in northwestern Sicily, the town is not only famous for its crystal clear waters, but also for its lush nature reserves, historical centre, and incredible seafood. On TUI Villas you will find a large selection of accommodations in San Vito lo Capo, ranging from whitewashed fishermen's huts to secluded villas with sea views and flats in modern condos.
A holiday apartment in San Vito lo Capo means sea, history, and delicious food
San Vito lo Capo has a reputation for being one of the best holiday destinations in Sicily. Travellers can swim in the Mediterranean, explore nature reserves, visit ancient monasteries and nearby medieval towns, and taste a surprising cuisine that combines Italian and North African elements. Moreover, holiday homes in San Vito lo Capo feature an elegant Sicilian aesthetic, visible both in the architecture and in the décor.
The best beaches near your holiday home in San Vito lo Capo
The main attraction in San Vito lo Capo are the splendid beaches. For starters, the town’s main beach, a short walk from the centre, is excellent: wide, sandy, clean, and well-equipped. If you are looking for a secluded beach immersed in nature, the beaches along the Zingaro Nature Reserve will leave you breathless. To get there take the reserve’s path starting in San Vito lo Capo, along which you will find seven almost Caribbean-style beaches. To get away from the crowds, head to Baia Santa Margherita beach or Macari beach, about 15 minutes away by car. For an unforgettable day trip, get the ferry to Favignana, a truly paradisical island.
The best excursions from San Vito lo Capo
By staying in a holiday apartment in San Vito lo Capo you will be conveniently located to explore one of South Italy’s most beautiful areas. Erice, only 40km away, is a fairytale-like medieval city with winding streets leading to breathtaking views of the coast. Located at the same distance, Trapani features elegant palazzi, museums, and vibrant sea-view restaurants and cafes, while nearby Segesta and Selinunte will transport you to Magna Grecia. Do not forget to leave a full day to explore San Vito lo Capo: the lighthouse, the panoramic walkway, and the pretty seafront at night.
A unique blend of Arab and Italian gastronomic influences
Sicilian cuisine is characterised by the use of exotic spices and North African ingredients. Fish couscous, for example, is one of the culinary highlights of San Vito lo Capo. Its cuisine is largely based on fish, particularly red tuna, renowned worldwide for its amazing quality. One of the advantages of staying in a holiday apartment in San Vito lo Capo is that you will be able to grill your own fresh fish on your terrace barbecue, should you have one. For a snack, grab arancini (rice balls), panelle (chickpea flour fritters), or fried seafood at one of the many street food stalls. The legendary cannoli and gelato are perfect after-dinner treats.
How to find the best holiday apartment in San Vito lo Capo
On TUI Villas you fill find a large selection of holiday homes in San Vito lo Capo. If you enjoy being in the middle of the action, pick a flat in the historical centre or the seafront. If you prefer tranquillity, the area surrounding Lo Zingaro Nature Reserve, as well as the towns of Macari and Castelluzzo, are excellent options. For privacy and atmosphere, book a stone villa by the sea. Most accommodations are tastefully decorated using traditional materials such as wrought iron, raw wood, clad, and stone. TUI Villas guarantees safe booking and prior landlord checks.
Exploring the prettiest coastal towns in the area
Fifty kilometres away from San Vito lo Capo, Castellammare del Golfo is the perfect beach town. There are enough holidaymakers to give it a vacation feel, but it is still rarely crowded. Apart from the beautiful beach, Castellammare del Golfo is famous for its fishing boats, fantastic seafood, and an Arab castle. Ten kilometres farther east, Balestrate has a long and beautiful sandy beach, and plentiful gelaterias. Closer to Palermo, Cefalù is one of the most visited holiday towns in Sicily: A mix of sandy and rocky beaches and a splendid Norman cathedral make a holiday in this small town relaxing and enriching. TUI Villas offers holiday homes throughout Sicily’s main coastal towns.
How to get to your holiday apartment in San Vito lo Capo
Direct flights connect London, Manchester, and Liverpool with Palermo’s Borsellino airport. The 100km distance between Palermo’s airport and San Vito lo Capo can be covered by car, private transfer, or bus. Most buses connect in Trapani. From San Vito lo Capo you can reach nearby towns by direct bus, while farther cities, such as Erice and Castellammare del Golfo, can be reached via Trapani. If you rent a car bear in mind that San Vito lo Capo's city centre limits car traffic in summer. Travellers with cars can either park at the town’s entrance and get the free shuttle bus, or ask for a temporary resident pass.
Best time for a San Vito lo Capo holiday home vacation
Given the beauty of its beaches, most travellers visit San Vito lo Capo in summer, particularly in July and August. While a high season vacation is convenient because of the great weather and beach infrastructure, San Vito lo Capo is pleasant in other seasons, too. May, June, September, and October have mostly high day temperatures and cool nights, making them perfect for a quieter beach holiday. If you are interested in exploring medieval towns, Magna Grecia ruins, and cities such as Trapani and Palermo, anytime between October and May—when days are often sunny and temperatures range from mild to cool—is ideal.
The couscous festival of San Vito lo Capo
Sicilian cuisine is eclectic, and San Vito lo Capo’s fish couscous is the best example of its North African heritage. The city’s love for the African grain becomes evident at the annual couscous festival, one of the most colourful celebrations in Europe. Held at the end of September, the festival comprises cooking shows, cooking classes, music, cultural events, and an international competition. What makes this festival so special is the atmosphere pervading the whole town: Streets and beaches are filled with couscous stalls emanating exotic aromas.
San Vito lo Capo, Sicily (North coast of Sicily)
Mobile home for max. 4 personsProperty no. 1363469
+ 2 morefrom USD 472for 1 weekApprox. 24 m², 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, non-smoking property, beach approx. 10 km, parking area, communal swimming pool
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