Budget Accommodations in Sicily

by Jack Guy

Aug 13, 2019

© Yulia Grigoryeva | Dreamstime


High season might be expensive in Sicily, but there are still some bargain accommodations to be found.

La Blanca Scogliera near Agrigento is a classic bed and breakfast where you can also get great dinners from the family kitchen. At around $60 per night for a double room you can’t go wrong on price, and the nearby beaches are stunning.

Hotel Torre Benistra in Scopello is an absolute bargain, sitting above a tiny beach and the beautiful fishing village. Upgrade to a sea-view room and you will be blown away. Doubles start at around $90, a real bargain.

Hotel Egitarso in San Vito Lo Capo stands out from the local competition for its location on the beachfront. It’s a traditional place mainly visited by Italian families, and it gets booked for the couscous festival that comes to town each September.

In Siracusa province you will find Avola, a quiet town on the beach. It’s famous for almonds and not much else, which means it should be easy to get a room at La Terrazza Sul Mare. It’s just back from the beach, and makes for a relaxing place to stay for a few days.



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