Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Taormina - Casa Mia
Breathtaking views, fireplace, citrus garden, 2 bedroom, original art, antiques
This is a one-million-euro home to ensure you privacy and refined beauty in the very heart of Taormina. Right from the ancient city gate you enter a private citrus garden perfumed by orange and lemon blossom; a few steps away is a breathtaking view of the sea with the entire coast of Sicily and Calabria under your feet. This view is yours right in the living room, in the terrace and from the swimming pool. To delight your eyes, the apartment is furnished with antique furniture to exquisite taste. You will find embroidered bed linens and colorful Sicilian ceramics, paintings and perfumed soap, delicious welcome gift, and plenty of sunshine all year around. A luxurious romantic get-away and a holiday filled with art, night life and culture.
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Taormina, behind the Church of San Pancrazio (50 m from Porta Messina), surrounded by a private garden with lemon, orange and figue trees, unrivalled views of the coastline.
The apartment is situated in a condominium with closed territory, life guard, gardener and porter. You will also benefit from exclusive access to archeological excavations situated on the territory of the condominium.
Max guest capacity: 2+2
Composition (ca 85 m2 plus terrace):
Hall: living room with fireplace, sofas, TV, dining area
Master bedroom: double bed, closet, TV, balcony
Kitchen: fully equipped, gas / electric stove, fridge, dishwasher
Loft bedroom: desk, double bed, bedside table, clothes rack
Terrace: infinitely spacious; view of the entire coast up to Calabria; sofa and armchairs; Sicilian ceramic dinner table and chairs; ceramic sink; rolling sun shades (ceiling); electric grill
Bathroom with bath tub
Outdoor shower (private; there are also condominial showers by the swimming pool)
Services and amenities:
Private garage in the basement (elevator)
Air conditioning, heating, fireplace (firewood on request)
Swimming pool with magnificent sea view, life guard, showers, beach chairs and umbrellas (only in season).
Embroidered bed linens and towels
Household welcome pack (detergents, basic foods and spices, maps and local info)
Washing and drying machine
Cleaning and change of linens twice a week
City center: right in front of the garden gate
Beach (Isola Bella): 10 min by car, cable car or walk
Daily fish and vegetable market: 5 min walk
Supermarkets: 5-15 min walk
Bars, restaurants: right outside the garden gate
Bus stop: right outside the garden gate / 5 min walk (depends on the bus)
- not suitable for children
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible
- non smoking only
Welcome to Sicily! We are a Sicilian-Nordic couple: Anna is writing a PhD in law, Alessandro is a lawyer. Most of our free time we explore our island, its nature, its peoples, its ruins, its culture, its cuisine and traditions. Our homes are true Sicilian homes - they belong to our family and we use them ourselves when not rented. We will give you local tips and a little gift, so that you can taste and remember Sicily as a uniquely beautiful place. Ask us also about hiking, boat trips, cooking classes and dinners - Alessandro is an unrivaled cook!
Anna&Alessandro purchased this apartment in 2008
Why Anna&Alessandro chose Taormina
This home was acquired by Alessandro's mother Giovanna even before the building was began! She was the first to buy in the new complex and therefore chose the best, most panoramic apartment with high ceilings that allowed creation of the second bedroom with unique interior design based on the idea of single space. Once built, the home was furnished accordingly: there are original Sicilian paintings and ceramics, antique furniture, wrought iron, embroidered linens and warm sun-filled colors that delight the eye. Giovanna loved Taormina with its refined and artistic lifestyle; she wanted to create more privacy in the center of this world-famous gem, a place that would combine the beauty, the sun, the art and the sea with most refined interior design - and this is exactly what this home is all about.
What makes this apartment unique
The views: WOW!; the location - you're always downtown but don't hear the crowds; the perfumes of the garden; the swimming pool - and honestly, how many homes in Taormina have a private garage? This home is a place to enjoy all year round: sun bade on the terrace, dine with a spectacular view, dive into the swimming pool or sit in front of the fire on cool (+15C) winter evenings: it's impossible not to be on vacation in this home!