Destination guide

The elegant city of Ajaccio awaits you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Ajaccio. This city's sporting events, casino gaming and cheese shops draw many visitors. Ajaccio Cathedral and Musee Fesch are just a couple of the must-sees. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Ajaccio

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Ajaccio a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cupulatta (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Cricheto Pass Train (14.3 mi / 23 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Ajaccio

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ajaccio

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Ajaccio is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St. Francois Beach (0.2 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Trottel Beach (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Sanguinaires Islands (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Liscia Beach (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Plage Cupabia (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Maquis Discovery Trail (14.3 mi / 23 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Ajaccio

Fly into Ajaccio (AJA-Napoleon Bonaparte), the closest airport, located 3 mi (4.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Figari (FSC-Figari - Sud Corse), which is 34.5 mi (55.5 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Ajaccio Station.

Where to stay around Ajaccio?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,780 holiday lettings near Ajaccio. From 468 Houses to 848 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ajaccio is on HomeAway.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ajaccio. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Place de Gaulle: 2,512 holiday lettings
  • Ajaccio Citadel: 2,525 holiday lettings
  • Musee du Capitellu: 2,526 holiday lettings
  • Casino Municipal: 2,393 holiday lettings
  • Chapelle Imperiale: 2,449 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ajaccio listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Ajaccio?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 468 Houses in Ajaccio. Our other popular types of Ajaccio holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 848 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 341 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 21 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ajaccio?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 508 holiday homes with pool available in Ajaccio. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.