Located in one of the finest areas of the beautiful island of Sicily, Syracuse is a charming and serene town, perfect for families and couples who want to enjoy a delightfully relaxing break under the warm Italian sun while exploring Syracuse’s countless natural wonders and impressive architecture. A paradise for nature lovers, the city and neighbouring area offer excellent facilities for the whole family such as a numerous hiking trails where you will be able to relish in a pleasant picnic surrounded by rolling green fields, or countless opportunities to enjoy the seashore’s phenomenal marine flora and fauna by boat or on one of the area’s many beaches and coves with your nearest and dearest.
Renting holiday accommodation in Syracuse
Syracuse offers such a brilliant range of holiday rentals at reasonable prices that you wonder why you even considered booking a hotel at all. No matter whether you prefer to rent a holiday apartment by the beach, a cosy flat amongst the town’s historical quarter with insuperable views to Syracuse’s stunning monuments or a holiday villa in the country, finding your own self-catered accommodation with HouseTrip will ensure that you can relish in the best of Syracuse whilst having the opportunity to connect with the local community; only the locals can suggest the best day trips around the town or the nicest trattorias away from the tourist trail.
Where to stay in Syracuse
As seasoned travellers ourselves, we understand that the last thing you want to do is end up spending your well-deserved break amongst noisy tourists in a cramped hotel. Booking self-catered accommodation means that you will enjoy the luxury of your own space and privacy for the price of a couple of hotel rooms. Can you imagine being able to enjoy a large stone villa with a private garden where your children can play in a safe environment while you experiment with the local cuisine with fresh ingredients that you personally selected at the local market? How about relaxing at a modern apartment with its own terrace overlooking Archimede Square where you can watch life go by whilst enjoying a chilled glass of white wine? Syracuse’s wide variety of holiday lodgings is ideal to guarantee that your family holiday becomes a memorable experience.
Syracuse with the family
The town has a truly fascinating historical past that translates into a myriad of monuments to visit. Start your day with an invigorating espresso at the Piazza del Duomo before strolling towards the old quarter with its charming cobbled lanes encased between ochre buildings before discovering the Fountain of Arethusa, a magical and refreshing spot that has inspired many a poet. The youngest in the family will love a visit to the well-preserved Greek theatre or the Catacombs of San Giovanni, a 4th century underground complex that will set their imagination wild as they picture themselves back in ages gone by. After a busy day exploring monuments don’t forget to head towards the marina where you can end your day with a hearty dinner of fresh fish and seafood. Booking a home away from home in Syracuse with HouseTrip is the ideal way to enjoy a wonderfully authentic holiday.