12 Best Airbnbs In Palermo, Italy - Updated 2022


The capital city of the Italian island of Sicily, Palermo is nestled close to Malta and Tunisia. While here, you can admire the cultural heritage of the city every step of the way. You can explore the cave drawings that go way back to 8,000 BC. Then there are attractions with beautiful architecture such as Norman Palace, the Cathedral, La Mortarana, and more. There’s a catacomb site in the city, called Capuchin Abbey and Catacombs, which is renowned as one of the best in Europe. You can also enjoy the many dining options here, from world-class fine dining spots to the many street food options. With plenty to see and do, it won’t come as a surprise if you are still looking at accommodations during your stay in Palermo. Of course, you’ll find plenty of accommodation options around including Sicily hotels and beach resorts. If, however, you’re looking for a place that’s less touristy, here are some of the best Airbnbs in Palermo, Italy.

1. Simple and cozy pad near attractions and amenities (from USD 45)

This studio accommodation is the perfect home base for those looking to explore the beautiful city of Palermo, Italy. Why? Well, first of all, it’s centrally located where a lot of restaurants, cafes, shops, bars, and other commercial establishments are within walking distance. Its location also means easy access to many of Palermo’s top attractions including historical landmarks, museums, and, of course, the beach.

Secondly, this apartment offers a comfortable place to sleep for up to three guests. Amenities include air-conditioning, WiFi, a well-equipped kitchen, and a balcony that provides a beautiful view of the city.

Casa "Eva" in Palazzo Graffeo
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
195 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is two fans in the room which helps circulate the air
the room itself is beautiful provided with everything one would need except good wifi signal
nice clean and cozy room
the place was very clean and spacious
the appartment is clean and cozy
it was super nice and clean
the apartment is simple but nice and clean
sven was a great host
sven was very quick with responses and very helpful
sven is very friendly and helpful and quick in response
sven was an outstanding host - from start to finish
easy to communicate with host
located in the center and very easy to access from the train station (15min walk)
eva's location is fantastic; very near to almost everywhere good in the city
it has a very good location - few streets away from the city centre
really great location for nightlife and food
perfect location to explore center of palermo everything is in a walking distance
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2. Comfy and colorful home in the historic center (from USD 66)

If you’re planning a vacation in Palermo, Italy, you might want to consider this bright and colorful accommodation that’s located in the heart of the city. Its central location pretty much means you’ll be near a lot of the city’s top attractions including the famous Piazza San Domenico, Vucciria Market, and many other historical sites. Restaurants, cafes, and nightlife are all accessible on foot as well.

This vacation rental also features a living room with a balcony, a bedroom with a balcony and air conditioning, a bathroom, heating, and a kitchenette. The bright and colorful decors are just the cherries on top.

Gagini Home in the historic centre
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
153 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the flat is super clean two balconies all the amenities you would need(tv safe wifi coffee shampoo etc
excellent air conditioning and the apartment has two balconies fridge stove and shower
and of the memory foam mattress is just better than my own bed 3
the best thing i liked was the comfortable bed and the mattress
a very cozy small apartment perfect for two travelers
the whole flat was absolutely clean modern and stylish
aurora’s appartment is very clean and quiet
clean appartment heating and a lot of recommendations
we found it very clean and aurora had lots of tips for us
the apartment is clean cosy and in the center
very friendly and welcoming host
thank you very much i absolutely recommend this host
aurora is also a great host
aurora was a great host and very helpful
very friendly and responsive host
the location is ideal for a walk and the bus train stations are close to the apartment
great apartment even better location
the house is in the perfect location to take the train/bus and wander around sicily
probably the best possible location for going visiting the city
the main touristic attractions are in walking distance
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3. Compact home for up to four guests (from USD 50)

This quaint Airbnb in Sicily’s Palermo is easily reachable from the city center. The property is stylishly furnished and comes with a living space, a kitchen, a dining area, a bedroom, and a bathroom. It was created in a way to offer each guest a sense of comfort throughout their trip to Palermo. Because of its proximity to the city center, you will be just a few minutes away from all the shops and multiple dining options. Some of the major attractions nearby are Norman Palace, Quattro Canti, and Massimo Theater.

Quattro Canti Brown Luxury
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
249 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioning is also really awesome in summer
brilliant to find air conditioning and also a list of good restaurants and bars to visit
the design and the amenities were great and the apartment was very clean
nice apartment in a light airy and updated building
apartment is clean modern great wifi everything you need and more
very clean with everything required and felt very secure
clean and comfortable and well equiped
apartment is nice clean and comfortable
vey stylish and clean place
lovely clean apartment with everything you need for a stay in palermo
amazing hosts and amazing place
giusy has been an awesome host
guisy is a great host and very responsive
giusy is an excellent host
best zone and a very nice host
great apartment excellent location
great location in the heart of the old city center
great location many historical spots are within easy walking distance
brilliant central location in palermo close to all the great sight seeing spots
also a great location and near many activities
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4. Newly renovated apartment in the city center (from USD 69)

This private Airbnb in Palermo, Sicily, Italy, is situated in the historic center. It is a beautifully renovated space that gives guests an authentic experience during their vacation. The location where the property is situated is where all the coolest bars, restaurants, attractions, and shops are present. The apartment comprises a full kitchen, a bedroom, a bathroom, a living area, and a dining area. It is also installed with large windows that let plenty of sunlight shine through. Here, you can enjoy the neighborhood views while drinking your cup of joe.

La Casa Perfetta nel Posto Perfetto
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
486 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the length of the apartment is perfect
christian's place is amazing; very conveniently located with great amenities and the apartment itself is beautiful
we had a great stay in the apartment
everything was clean and exactly as described
the apartment was very clean and cozy
it is nicely decorated very clean and bright
it was very clean and had everything we needed
spotlessly clean with everything you could possibly need
he is a wonderful host
christian as our host was very friendly and happy to help in terms of questions
christian was a really fantastic airbnb host
christian was a great host very keen to help
christian was a great host eager to please and very quick in responding to query
excellent location within walking distance of everything
great location 10 minute walk from train station and close to main street
great location in centre
truly wonderful location and a stylish apartment
christian's apartment is perfectly located to explore central palermo
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5. Charming flat behind Massimo Theater (from USD 38)

This quaint apartment is nestled right behind one of the major attractions in the city, Massimo Theater. It has everything you need during your stay in Palermo. It is a fine example of a home away from home. You will get a fully equipped kitchen if you like to prepare your meals. There’s also a washing machine for your laundry needs. Other than this, there’s also a balcony for you to enjoy the city views. The apartment is equipped with a living room, a bedroom, and a bathroom. Check out some of the best attractions nearby including Castello della Zisa, Cappella Palatina, and Cattedrale di Monreale.

Vista sul Mercato del Capo, Palermo
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
332 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we liked the spacious bedroom and the wifi connection was good
a wonderful place to dine and took us up to the apartment to explain its features
the apartment was perfect for our stay and had everything and more included
the place was tidy and comfortable
very comfortable pad in beautiful down town palermo
davide had excellent communication and his apartment was very clean and lovely to stay in
the flat was really clean
the flat was very clean very cool and very spacious
the apartment is as pictured and very clean
the apartment was clean and while not glam or stylish perfectly comfortable and pleasant
the people were so sweet and kind
divide responded quickly to requests and was a very helpful host
davide was an excellent host
davide was an excellent host
the host is very talkitive and friendly
the location is perfect
the location is perfect
location is great for sicilian food lovers
we loved the location of the apartment
great location and spacious apartment
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6. Modern loft situated in the downtown area (from USD 46)

Situated in the heart of the city, this beautifully furnished Palermo Airbnb has plenty of landmarks just a few minutes away. While here, you will get to check out Capo Market and Cathedral the moment you step out the door. Guests who’d like to get some shopping done can do so by exploring the shopping centers near the property. This space also houses up to four guests comfortably in two bedrooms. You’ll also find a kitchen, a bathroom, a washer and dryer, a kitchen, and a balcony.

Cathedral Loft _ Wifi _ Vacatios & Remote Work _
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
409 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it's a beautiful spacious apartment close to all necessary amenities markets and highlights
if you an street art fan have a look at great graffitis in the neighbourhood
wonderful apartment- for people who don’t mind lofts in any case- great host and a very enjoyable city
the apartment was perfect for our few nights in palermo
with many useful bit and pieces in the place for a comfortable stay
it was clean and so well presented
the place is very clean convenient for the city and local facilities
the apartment was perfect for us clean and had everything we needed
it is well situated very clean and spacious
his apartment is clean very stylish and well located
marcelo is an amazing host
marcello is a great host
marcello is an amazing host who goes beyond and makes himself available for any questions/concerns
marcello was the most friendly host ever
marcello is a sincerely kind host
location is perfect for walking getting a bus taxis
the location is ideal for visiting the historical center
a fab apartment within walking distance of all the sights
it is well located and well furnished
it’s in a great location
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7. Historic house with two terraces (from USD 45)

This 18th-century home, located in the ancient part of Palermo, is a cozy rental perfect for travelers who are looking to stay in the city center. You will get easy access to plenty of clubs, bars, restaurants, cafes, and shopping centers from the property. Also, all the major historic landmarks are just at a walking distance from here. All the amenities of a comfortable home are found equipped here, including a bedroom, a bathroom, a living room, and all the dining essentials. You can also check out the two terraces where you can relax and enjoy the city views during your free time.

Casa "Veronica" in Palazzo Graffeo
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
257 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable room with a great bathroom amazing balcony with wonderful views
the view from the terrace is great and the room itself is large and nicely renovated
lovely hot shower good coffee and a comfortable bed
the roof terrace is amazing we had breakfast there and enjoyed a beer in the sunset over palermo
the apartment was lovely with a fantastic terrace on the roof
clean and neat aswell
the apartment is very nice clean and cozy
we had a really nice stay everything was very clean and comfortable
clean and friendly appartment with an amazing rooftop terrace
the room is quiet and decorated in a clean cozy atmosphere strongly recommended
sven was helpful and responded very quickly everytime we had questions
sven is a very helpful host and helped us find parking
beautiful building friendly host
sven was really helpful and replied fast to all questions
sven was a wonderful host and communication was quick and reliable
the location is very good
great location within walking distances to everything
the location is perfect to explore palerme walking distance to everywhere
amazing rooftop very convenient location for guests
also the location was very nice
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8. Luxurious home for two (from USD 46)

Set within a 16th-century palace, this recently renovated apartment has untouched elements and details that are on the structure. You will find multiple columns and arches that are nearly centuries old. This rental is a brilliant accommodation choice for those who want to spend on the finer things in life during their vacation. It comes with a bedroom, bathroom, a kitchen, and a living area. You can also easily access some of the prominent landmarks such as Quattro Canti, Norman Palace, and Cattedrale di Monreale.

Quattro Canti Luxury Apartments
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
267 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is a lovely balcony where we spent most of our time in the apartment
the air conditioning was great and the nice touches like water and breakfast items were much appreciated
very clean and comfortable for two people with an option of a couch/bed for more
my husband and i enjoyed 4 nights in giusy's apartment
this is a lovely apartment very clean and with all the amenities necessary for a comfortable stay
well appointed and clean
clean and comfortable and the building is very charming
lovely place very clean and decorated with a lot of taste
the apartment was modern and clean with adorable decor
in the heart of palermo super clean perfect
giusy & staff were responsive and helpful
the hosts are wonderful and very helpful
the owners were very nice and on time
they were welcoming and helpful
giusy was a great host
location is very central next to cuatro canti :)
the location is perfect
very good location in palermo
perfect location and perfect apartment
easy access from the train and bus station by a very short walk
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9. Retro abode with modern amenities (from USD 63)

Situated in Palermo’s historic center, this chic apartment is just steps away from some of the biggest historical markets and monuments the city offers. The property is stylishly furnished keeping the retro elements in mind. There’s a balcony with a small patio set-up that is great for having evening snacks or a cup of coffee or tea while admiring the views of the neighborhood. The property is suitable for five guests and comprises a living room, a kitchen, and two bedrooms with two bathrooms.

The Chic House , Palermo
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
254 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we appreciated the coffee breakfast provisions and air conditioning as well
spacious apartment with great amenities and breakfast snacks
the apartment looks like the photos on the listing
generous catering for breakfasts coffee water etc
i loved the apartment and all the amenities that were provided
great place very clean and spacious
the apartment was clean and well stocked
apartment was sparkling clean and very comfortable
it’s clean and well arranged for comfort
g&g's place is clean and well-equipped
sabrina and giorgio were very welcoming and generous hosts
thank you to georgio for being such a great host
hosts were wonderful with tips and assistance
giacomo and giorgio were wonderful hosts
the hosts are very caring and will help you with any questions or needs you may have
great location and easy to walk to every where
excellent location only a 5 minute walk from the main shopping boulevard and theatre massimo
excellent location easy access to public transportation and historical areas
location was great most restaurants and places of interest were at a walking distance from the apartment
excellent apartment in a great location
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10. Cozy loft in the heart of old town (from USD 63)

This quaint loft in Palermo, Italy, overlooks the neighborhood where Vucciria Market and San Domenico Church are located. If you want to get in touch with the city’s history, this is the place to be. The loft comes equipped with a balcony that offers neighborhood views. The kitchen is functional and is perfect for guests who’d love to cook. If you don’t prefer cooking, then you can just take a walk in your alley and you’ll find multiple dining options to satiate your taste buds.

loft in the heart of the old town Vico San Basilio
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
385 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great apartment with authentic feel from the windows and balcony
the apartment is comfortable and stylish with modern amenities
the apartment has a good amount of space: a nice sized bedroom and a small kitchen area
it was comfortable functional and the shower had good hot water and water pressure
we had a very pleasant stay at the apartment
very clean and modern
the flat is clean and cosy
the apartment itself is clean and modern
house was very clean
spotless and comfortable with everything you need
quick responses and very helpful
alberto was a great host
alberto is a very nice host
alberto is a great host
alberto is a great host
the location is great
the location is very good
great location 50m away from the airport bus stop and a few minutes away from the main attractions
public transportation to and from the airport was very close and easy
great location and a stylish apartment
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11. Modern home near the main square (from USD 57)

Situated just a few steps away from Massimo Theater and the main square, this vacation rental is set in a charming and safe neighborhood. It is surrounded by many restaurants, shops, etc. This one-bedroom apartment comprises a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area. The interior decor at the property makes the space exude a warm and comfortable ambiance. Also, check out other attractions like Cappella Palatina and Castello della Zisa near the property.

City center, 500 m to Massimo & Cathedral
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
263 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the studio is comfortable with all the amenities
we also appreciated many amenities and products provided in the kitchen
we had a lovely stay in the apartment
clean agreable well furbished
it's clean and well-equiped
super clean very comfortable place to stay terrific communication
the house is very clean and tidy
the apartment has recently been redone and was clean comfortable and nicely decorated
the hosts were very nice and friendly
hosts - lovely helpful caring
perfect place and perfect host
amazing host really reactive and very nice
both hosts have been very kind and helpful
the apartment is perfectly situated and within easy walking distance of everything including the shuttle to the airport
great location loved all the neighborhood and city tips
very central location in a lively and authentic neighborhood
we loved the location of this little studio apartment
very close to the center conveniently located to a nice market and lot's of nice restaurants
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12. Elegant apartment with minimal decor (from USD 35)

The Airbnb in Palermo, Italy, has everything one would need for a comfortable stay. Set in the heart of the city, this rental features a decor that is so minimal, it exudes a sense of calmness the moment you step in. It is situated in the city center that makes it easier for guests to explore the city. The rental also comes complete with a fully functional kitchen, a dining area, a bedroom, and a bathroom. Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio, Massimo Theater, and Norman Palace are just some of the major attractions nearby.

Madinah apartments
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
193 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is easy to find and has the basic amenities you need for a short stay
it's very well decorated and has fully equipped kitchen
excellent appartment clean and spacious
clean and really great to live
it is very clean and cozy
very good and clean apartment
clean comfortable and great value
romina is a great host
romina is a great and thoughtful host
romina was a great host and was always quick to respond
romina was very friendly and helpful
the host is very kind and provided us useful touring guides
amazing location - v central
this house is in great location
great location walking distance to most sites in palermo
great location for exploring the city of palermo
a very nice room very close to the old town and the central train station
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Enjoy Palermo

No matter when you visit, Italy’s Palermo boasts a number of activities that you can do with your loved ones. The city is charming and offers its unique culture and heritage for everyone to experience. Stay in one of these great vacation rentals to get the most of your time in lovely Palermo.

Frequently asked questions about the best Airbnbs in Palermo, Italy

1. Which are the best Airbnbs in Palermo with nice views?

For the best views in this vibrant city, you should book an accommodation that features a balcony. Check out this cozy loft in the heart of old town, this retro abode with modern amenities, and this simple and cozy pad near attractions and amenities.

2. Which Airbnbs in Palermo have a WiFi access?

If you’re looking for an accommodation in Palermo with free access to wireless internet, you can check out this simple and cozy pad near attractions and amenities, this comfy and colorful home in the historic center, and this modern loft situated in the downtown area.

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