Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Portoferraio

Enjoy the area's history, culture and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Portoferraio. This city's golfing, diving and island views draw many visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Portoferraio

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

  • Isola D'Elba Tennis Club (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Acquabona Elba Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Porto Azzurro Diving Center (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Elba Island Aquarium (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Portoferraio

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Portoferraio is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spiaggia delle Ghiaie (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Capo Bianco Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Sottobomba Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Sansone Beach (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Arcipelago Toscano National Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Biodola Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)

Transportation to and around Portoferraio

The nearest airport is in Portoferraio (EBA-Marina Di Campo), located 5.7 mi (9.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Portoferraio?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,781 holiday lettings near Portoferraio. From 370 Houses to 1,133 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Portoferraio area.

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

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

  • Isola D'Elba Tennis Club: 1,846 holiday lettings
  • Napoleonic Museum of Mercy: 1,881 holiday lettings
  • Castello del Volterraio: 2,017 holiday lettings
  • Golf Club Hermitage: 1,811 holiday lettings
  • Acquabona Elba Golf Club: 1,845 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Portoferraio 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 Portoferraio?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 370 Houses in Portoferraio. Our other popular types of Portoferraio holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,133 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 210 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 13 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 Portoferraio?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 256 holiday homes with pool available in Portoferraio. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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