If you happen to be in Sicily, make a plan to spend some time in Mondello, Italy. Mondello is only 15 minutes to the north of Palermo, the Sicilian capital, and is famous for Mondello Beach, which is a great place to relax and enjoy the cool Mediterranean. It can be crowded most of the time since this city is a favourite getaway of the Palermitani or people from Palermo.
Spend a few days in Mondello, Italy, to experience the city peacefully, without rushing. Take some time to indulge in swimming in the crystal clear water of its bay. But, don’t forget to choose one of these top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals, for the perfect stay.
What a dream holiday you will have at this villa, where you can stay by the sea and walk to the beach within five minutes! This 120 square metre (1,291.7 square foot) apartment with elegant furnishings has two bedrooms with double beds and a living room with a sofa bed. It accommodates up to six people.
The property is surrounded by lush vegetation, with olive trees, flowers, a barbecue area and sofas to relax on. It is situated on one of the most prestigious streets of the village and within a two-minute walk, you will reach the famous Art Nouveau Charleston building. There is a private entrance to the apartment and a bus stop right in front of the villa. A kitchen, WiFi, free parking, and an indoor fireplace are also available.
The property is in a residential area. Within a few minutes’ walk, you will reach all the main services, such as restaurants, bars, supermarkets and shops.
Top guest reviewsit has satellite-tv wi-fi and air conditioner and everything was very clean and with plenty of amenitiesmarta's apartment is brilliant - big rooms air-conditioning a fantastic outdoor areaapartment premises were comfortable (bedrooms a/c); kitchen small and basic; apartment one story walkupour welcome was incredible with an array of snacks breakfast goodies drinks and delicious pastriesmarta’s apartment is huge and has all the essentials plus free parking is available outside the front gatesuper clean and very spaciousthe apartment itself was incredibly clean and tidyit was very clean on arrival and very easy for us to maintainclean and very spatious you will love staying therethe place is great: spacious clean bright
Host:marta is an awesome hostmarta was a fantastic hostmarta is a great host: helpful kind and approachablevery attentive and helpful owners who are eager to provide their guests with everything they may needmarta is the best host i have ever hadRead more reviewsgreat location with beach access shopping restaurants nice walking neighborhooda beautiful apartment with perfect locationlocation was easy walking distance to the beach and also easy to take a bus to palermoperfect location - close to the beach and easy access to palermo by busgood location to explore mondello as well
Antonio’s house is located in a residential area, which is quiet and relaxing but very close to the main places in Mondello. It has two bedrooms, three beds, and is able to accommodate up to four people. Antonio and his family live in the same area but in a completely independent villa from the property.
The villa was built in 1973 but was renovated in 2013. It is comprised of a comfortable dining room with a kitchen area, AC, WiFi connection, and other essentials. There are family amenities, such as a bathtub and highchair and they can give you also babysitter recommendations, in case you need one. There is a 100 sqm (1,076.4 sqft) external paved area and a 150 sqm (1614.6 sqft) of shady garden, made up of lemon, orange, tangerine, grapefruit and olive trees, with a table, some chairs and a small outdoor space for children. A parking space for two cars is also available.
There are two bicycles available for guests and one of them has a child’s seat. Within the radius of 1.24 miles (2 kilometres), you can find pizzerias, restaurants, a trattoria, ice-cream parlours, an open-air theatre, and beach resorts. The area of Mondello and its surroundings offer a wide range of opportunities to beach tourists, who can choose among the white sand beach of Mondello, the rocky beach of Addaura, and the Capo Gallo Nature Reserve, where it is possible to walk or take a boat tour under the supervision of specialised tourist guides.
Top guest reviewsit was much more spacious and comfortable than it appears in the photosnice apartment with two bathrooms - bottom floor one needs to be aware ofthe house/rooms are much bigger than they look on the photos and we were treated very wellthe house is so comfortable everything is made with a taste and good touch we couldnt ask for morethe apartment is nicely furnished spaciously and has everything you will needthe place was super clean and cozythe apartment was was clean and very comfortableit is clean spacious comfortable and well equippedhouse was lovely clean and behind a private gate so felt very safewe are grateful for knowing them the house itself is very clean and cosy
Host:antonio was a very kind and helpful hostantonio is an amazing host with an incredible homehosts very helpful and thoughtfulowners are very kind and helpfulantonio was a very kind and caring hostRead more reviewsthe location is good toobeautiful in a fantastic location exactly what we neededvery nice house with a well-equipped kitchen walking distance to the seaside and lovely lemon trees in the gardenpalermo is easily accessible – 20 minutes by busthe house located in a private street (closed by a gate) the area is very quite and safe
Casa Cloe is a two bedroom apartment with five beds. It accommodates up to five people and is located in one of the most beautiful areas of Palermo, but very close to Mondello Beach. The property has a small terrace, where you can have a nice breakfast while overlooking the beautiful Art Nouveau-style villas in the surrounding area.
There is an access to a small garden, where you are allowed to smoke and pets are also allowed. A kitchen, washer, AC and heating, are all available, along with a WiFi connection. Free parking is available on the premises.
Top guest reviewsit is very well equipped with excellent wifi washing machine washing line and airconthe flat is spacious very clean very well donethe apartment was very clean and spatious with great character of early 19-hundreds eramondello is wonderfull perfect small town clean and animated good restaurants gelateria café
Host:mariano is a very friendly and kind host who made sure we had a lovely staymariano and laura were very welcoming host and it was pleasure dealing with themRead more reviewsgreat rock climbing locationit is close about 7 minutes to the beach quiet tidy and very well equippedvery nice place near to the beach mariano is very nice l thanks for alland finally mondello is close to palermo perfect to take a train also to visit for example cefalu
This beautiful apartment is located in a villa inhabited by the owners. The property has one bedroom with a double bed and it accommodates up to two people. It is also located in a quiet and private area, so it’s a perfect place for you to seek relaxation and tranquillity while you are visiting Mondello.
The property has all the comforts, such as AC, WiFi connection, a 28 inch LED TV, and a washer. It also has a fully equipped kitchen and a large outdoor space, well furnished for you to use during your stay. There is free private parking within the villa and pets are allowed in this property.
There is a free shuttle to Mondello Beach, which is located about .6 miles (1 kilometre) from the property. You can spend your time at the beach or take a long walk along the seafront and enjoy the view of the gulf. The villa offers dinner that features typical Sicilian food and wine.
Top guest reviewsthe apartment is actually a cottage style accommodation which is directly behind their beautiful villait was lovely to be able to cook and the kitchen had everything necessaryabsolutely fabulous the apartment has everything needed and is extremely comfortablethe chalet is adorable clean and comfortablethe place is very clean and comfortablethe apartment was beautiful clean and calmsuper clean and stylish love the crisp white interiornew interior very clean little terrace
Host:the host is great and helpfuldaniela and vincenzo are great hostsdaniela was always very helpful and responded very quickly when we had questionsthey have a lovely garden which they were kind enough to let us usedaniela and vincenzo are very welcoming and kind hostsRead more reviewsit is close to shops and good restaurantsall in all it was a great stay and a location we can warmly recommendperfect address for relaxing the beach is a 10 minute walk away from the apartment just down the streeta lovely 20 minute walk to the beach passing by a number of lovely bakeriesboth are 2 minutes from the apartment i think their place is wonderful
Less than 1 km (.6 miles) from Mondello beach, you will find this one bedroom house. It accommodates up to four people and it’s within walking distance to all facilities, like restaurants, bars, and a shopping area. Next door is the parent of the owner, who will help you with any info you need.
The property has all basic facilities, such as a kitchen, TV, and WiFi connection. It also provides breakfast for guests. There is a private entrance to the property with a nice, quiet garden, where you are allowed to smoke.
Top guest reviewsclean great air conditioning comfortable a beautiful home and lovely helpful peoplethe house itself was really clean and niceapartment is nice cosy and very clean
Host:the hosts were very helpful and cordialalessandro and his family were most accommodating and welcominggreat hosts place was cleanRead more reviewsthe location of the apartment was really great close to the beach and restaurants
Al-Aziz Home Resort is located in an exclusive area of Mondello and you can reach the beach within five minutes. It has two bedrooms and it accommodates up to four people. You can also reach the restaurants, wine bars, nightclubs, and sport centres within walking distance from the villa.
The property has a swimming pool shared with the owners, but the entrance to your room is independent. You can also rent the house for small events, such as a wedding. A kitchen, TV, AC, and WiFi connection are some of the amenities provided by the accommodation. A smoking area is provided and there is an outdoor barbecue for you to use.
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
3.9 km (2.5 mi) from Santuario di Santa Rosalia
Top guest reviewssuper cozy and with a great back yard that makes you want to spend all the time outsideespecially the outdoor areas with the swimming pool was fantasticthe pool area is fantasticthe pool was cleaned with fresh water twice during our stay and cleaned daily by mauriziobeautifully clean big pool which we went in most days
Host:mauricio was a wonderful hostthe host is very nicethe hosts were very friendly and welcominghosts are very friendly and happy to answer all our questionsthe owner maurizio runs a lighting company and the garden is beautifully litRead more reviewsthe house is ideally located for the beach and a bus ride from palermothe location is perfect - beach and restaurants are all within walking distance and easy to reachthe appartment was great and location coolvery good location nice village and very kind peoplewell under 10 mins walk to the beach and its various attractions
Villa Marico is a two bedroom house with three beds that can accommodate up to five people. It is close to the stunning panoramic views and restaurants of Palermo, but also very close to Mondello. The property has a large garden and outdoor dining area, a TV, and everything else that’s needed for breakfast, such as a microwave, oven, coffee machine, and fridge. Direct access to a delightful terrace from the private room will give you a relaxed feeling where you can enjoy the tranquillity.
Free parking is available on the premises and you are allowed to smoke in the outdoor areas. Family amenities are also available, such as a high chair, room darkening shades, and stair gates.
Within walking distance, you will find all the necessary services, like a market, bars, bakeries, post offices, banks, tobacconists, restaurants, and bakeries. The bus stop is very close, with direct lines to Palermo and shuttles to Mondello Beach. Since Mondello Beach is only .4 miles (.6 kilometres) away, you can reach it with a pleasant walk along the beautiful, tree-lined streets of the neighbourhood.
Palermo, Sicilia, Italy
4.24 km (2.7 mi) from Santuario di Santa Rosalia
Top guest reviewsit is also spotlessly clean throughoutvery clean furnished with everything you needauthentic sicilian hospitality :)the place was sparkling clean and the bed very comfortablevery nice and stylish with all that you need also sparkling clean
Host:mariella is a wonderful wonderful hostmariella is a fantastic hostmariella was a wonderful host who welcomed us whole heartedly into her homevery cozy and lovely place mariella is a fantastic hostmariella is a great host fantastic cook and very warm and friendlyRead more reviewsa little walk to the centre of mondello but not a problemit's also very easy to get to palermo by busexcellent family home friendly host good location: a true highlight of our stay in sicily
This property is located on the first floor of a villa. It offers an amazing view of Mondello’s gulf and you can just cross the road and find the beach! The property is only 20 minutes from the airport and you can reach it by bus or a pleasant walk.
The spacious bedroom accommodates up to two people and includes a terrace. Breakfast is offered on the terrace but will move to the living room during the winter. AC and heat are provided inside the room, WiFi and a baby cot are available, too. The kitchen is available only occasionally, if necessary.
Two bikes are available guests’ use. You can go for a nice walk to Mount Gallo, a nature reserve or Mount Pellegrino Park. Spend your time by the sea, with its marvellous turquoise colour and transparency, just like a Carribean beach! Since the property is near the city centre, you can go by bus to visit monuments, museums, the theatre or do some shopping.
4.1 km (2.6 mi) from Santuario di Santa Rosalia
This pretty house with a terrace and near the sea is located only .43 miles (.7 kilometres) from the sea and is near the nature reserve of Capo Gallo. It has three beds and is able to accommodate up to four people. The bus stop to Palermo is very close to the property. The apartment is equipped with complete kitchen appliances, so you can easily prepare your own breakfast and cook dinner inside the apartment.
WiFi is available and the apartment has a balcony. The upper floor with a large sun terrace is free to use by guests and features views of Mount Pellegrino and Monte Capo Gallo. You can have a barbecue here and dine under the moonlight. There is free parking on the premises and pets are allowed.
There are several attractions in Mondello that you can visit while staying in the city. The natural attractions are Mondello Beach and Waldenses and you can swim at the Cliff dell'Addaura. There are also the nature reserves of Capo Gallo, Parco della Favorita and Monte Pellegrino.
Historical attractions include the historic fishing village of Mondello, the Sanctuary of Santa Rosalia on Mount Pellegrino, Graffiti dell'Addaura, and the Mondello bathhouse.
4.51 km (2.9 mi) from Santuario di Santa Rosalia
Located on the ground floor of a residence, Blue House is all about comfort and privacy. The property has two rooms and is able to accommodate up to six people. It is entirely furnished, equipped and air-conditioned. The apartment has a high-speed WiFi connection, a kitchen, and a small terrace, with an outdoor shower and a closet.
The Capo Gallo Nature Reserve and the Monte Pellegrino nature reserve are not far from the property and offer unforgettable excursions and views. You can stroll along the paths of the Parco della Favorita, a 400 hectare (988.4 acre) park, created by Ferdinand III of Bourbon and found at the foot of Monte Pellegrino.
Enjoy the sea by canoeing, sailing, windsurfing, kite surfing or snorkelling. The main square is only walking distance, where you can find pizzerias, restaurants or the bus station. The property offers excursions throughout Sicily at affordable prices and many shuttle services for a maximum of six people.
4.79 km (3.0 mi) from Santuario di Santa Rosalia
Top guest reviewsnice apartment fully equiped (kitchen bathroomalessio's father was very friendly and the apartment was as describedwe had plenty of space and a very comfortable staythe apartment was clean and had good amenities (kitchen supplies towels hair dryer soap etc)new bathroom and good kitchen with everything you needit was clean and had everything we could needit's clean and everything works finethe apartment was clean and everything the website said for it to bethe place is cosy clean and offers everything you needthe house was very neat and clean and she provided all the necessities to make our stay comfortable
Host:alessio was a wonderful hostkind and helpful hostalessio was an excellent hostalessio and his parents are nice hostsalessio was very helpful with directions and anything else we neededRead more reviewsgood location all you need is in walking distancethe location is very goodthe location was fantasticin a great location and the house is very securegreat place right near the beach
Beach break on Mondello Beach
When it comes to visiting Mondello, it’s all about spending most of your time on the beach. But, don’t forget to choose your Airbnb carefully! When you have a beautiful day by the beach, you will surely want to have a beautiful sleep at night.
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