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Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Castiglione di Sicilia, Italy your home away from home

Castiglione di Sicilia is in the northeast of Sicily in the Parco dell' Etna and makes a great base for exploring the eastern part of Sicily. The nearby villages of Etna are known for their architecture, ancient lava flows, churches, Norman castles and delicious local produce. Castiglione di Sicilia benefits from its higher altitude and has fresh cool air in the hot summer months. The natural park of Etna is ideal for bird watching, hiking, mountain climbing and caving. A visit to the volcano, Mount Etna, is a must. The area also offers scenic drives to local attractions, ruins and waterfalls.

Things to Do in Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily Winter sports

The area on Mount Etna is popular for winter sports and skiing in the winter. Ice skating and sledging can also be enjoyed in this high area. It is possible to ski in the morning and then head to the beach for sunbathing in the afternoon! Beaches

Taormina and Giardini Naxos are the two closest beaches to your holiday home in Castiglione di Sicilia. They are about a 15 minute drive away. Golf

The Picciolo Golf Club was the first golf club to be created in Sicily and was completed in 1989. With views of the volcano and many established vineyards, oaks and hazel trees it is a very beautiful and diverse course to play.

Places to Visit Near Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily Mount Etna

Etna is Europe's greatest natural wonder and is Sicily's highest mountain, standing 3350 metres (10,990 feet) above sea level. It is an active volcano and in the recent past lava flows have reached the coast. The slopes are covered with trees and shrubs and it is ideal for summer hiking, especially as it is much cooler than the coastal areas due to its elevation.

Wine Region

Most of Sicily's wineries are on the western side of the island but they make a great day out to see the rolling hills planted with rows of vines. Grapes have been grown here since 600BC. The hearty wines produced here are often used to fortify weaker wines or to make the stronger Marsala wine which can be bought in the area.

Alcantra Gorge

Close to Castiglione di Sicilia is the well-known Alcantara Gorge. This scenic gorge is lined with woods. The rivers which flow through this basalt formation are always cool, making it a popular area for bathing in the summer.

Weather in Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily

Castiglione di Sicilia has a hot Mediterranean climate with mild wet winters and occasional snow. Summers are generally hot and dry. Castiglione di Sicilia is slightly cooler than the coast and benefits from the cool mountain breezes. The area receives plenty of sunshine all year round and summer highs can reach 79°F (26°C).

Travel to Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily

The nearest airport to your Castiglione di Sicilia holiday rental is Catania Airport which is 60km (38 miles) away. Visitors can also reach Sicily from the mainland by ferry. The nearest ferry port is Messian which is a 60km (38 miles) drive from Castiglione di Sicilia.

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                    Villa #6014541
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                      Castle #865203
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                              Cottage #6459423
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                                            Multiple rentals Chateau / Country House #6089277
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                                              Chateau / Country House #1891903
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                                                Cottage #460337
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                                                    Farmhouse #403622
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                                                        Multiple rentals House #885111
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                                                              Villa #1651550
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                                                                        Apartment #1663354
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                                                                          Apartment #403609
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                                                                              Multiple rentals Apartment #872554
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                                                                                Chateau / Country House #1759833
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                                                                                  House #6672377
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                                                                                    Villa #8157135
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                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                                      Multiple rentals Apartment #6430817
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                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                        Multiple rentals Villa #1037084
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                                                                                          Excellent! 4.4/5
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                                                                                          Villa #871242
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                                                                                            Chateau / Country House #1784415
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                                                                                              Multiple rentals House #490210
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                                                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                                                • 4 BR
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                                                                                                Villa #1010863
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                                                                                                  Apartment #6641649
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                                                                                                    House #6494887
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                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                                                      • 3 BR
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                                                                                                      Villa #1662503
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Beautiful apartment in a superb position

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We stayed here in January this year, the apartment is very lovely and comfortable with air conditioning for heat or coolness. Plenty of storage space, great bathroom, useful kitchen. Fantastic position right above the beach with great views and a lovely little balcony to sit on when sunny. Locally, unfortunately there was not much open as it was out of season but there is a cable car which goes up to Taormina which was very useful if difficult to find. Would recommend this place to stay.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 24-Jan-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jan 2017

                                                                                                      Good property for a larger group

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      The property was well prepared for us on arrival and the two people that met us were very helpful. They left us a bottle of wine and even recommended somewhere to go out for New Years Eve. We were two families - 4 adults, 5 children - so the size of the villa was just about right. Everyone had a bed, and the smallest was on a fold out sofa bed. Major plus points were the pool and the basement level games room with a pool table and pinball machine. The kitchen was also large, but we struggled to get 9 people around the table. It was also a little under equipped if you wanted to cook at home, but a relatively minor point. Spectacular views of Etna every morning were certainly uplifting for the soul, and we were lucky with the weather for the time of year (28 Dec to 4 Jan) with highs of 17 deg and lots of dry weather and sun. The only downsides for the adults were that the beds were in need of an upgrade - new mattresses would sort this easily. Overall, loved the place and the location and can recommend it with a clear conscience.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 16-Jan-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Dec 2016

                                                                                                      breathtaking

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      the villa was very well appointed. We enjoyed the fantastic views from the pool towards Etna during the day time. The pool is lit so we had the added bonus of being able to swim at night. The road up to the villa is narrow but ok after the first few times of driving it. Having said that we never plucked up courage to try it after dark. Dan and Katherine were fantastic - their attention to detail is amazing. thankyou
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 21-Nov-2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Oct 2016