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We loved it here. The property is light, airy and clean. It has wonderful outside space with a front porch with table and chairs to sit and watch the sunset. The rear garden has an enclosed 'outdoor kitchen' area with a great built in barbecue. The small pool has a view of the sea, and sun loungers. The driveway has an electronic gate so you know your hire car is safe!
The property is situated about 1 kilometre from the seaside town of Cava D'Aliga, which is small and quaint - not too busy. We found all the beaches in this area of Sciliy to be lovely and clean with clear water. At Cava there are 3 small cafes and free parking. Sun loungers are available at €18 for 2 loungers and parasol for the day. Sampeiri beach is about 6km up the road and this is just as good but on a larger scale. If you don't want to sit on the beach, there are many interesting baroque towns within half an hour drive which are wonderful to look around.
There are 2 supermarkets within 10 minutes drive of la Finca
Great villa, huge amount of space.
Bedrooms: comfortable bed, pillows and linen. Pity no air con in single bedroom, as can't open window at night due to mosquitoes
Bathrooms: lots of loos and showers as can include those by pool, and water hot and plentiful. Shower door in main bath loose so let's water out and lock to door fell right off.
Kitchen and dining: lots of kit and space. All good
Pool: great pool with plenty of loungers too. Worried though by end of week as pool walls and floor had got progressively Ely more green. Mosquitos a BIG problem as soon as shades over - makes garden unusable after 6pm
Other: roof terrace is great - we spent every evening up there as outside and cool and no mosquitos - yet on arrival hosts did not show us it without us asking, even though is a big selling point in advertised photos
Arrival: messy! Why on earth is there no sign on gate???!!! Worst thing for hosts is for guests to arrive pissed off because they've driven around in a very small circle for 20 minutes not knowing which is right villa or entrance. I literally got out of car and walked up to gate and drove away again as no Villa Flora named on gate or post boxes. Also hosts - maybe sensing our sweaty frustration- were rather administrative rather than welcoming, stressing the rules rather than the benefits.
Beach: the villa is NOT a few metres from the sea, don't lie in your advertising!!! The localbeach is small and pleasant. BUT it is 500 metres away across derelict building on a dirt track with broken glass and happens to be a gay nudist beach. We were actually quite amused - others may have been horrified. Marina Di Ragusa and Playa Gande are both wonderful and contrasting beaches and the bars and restaurants of Marina Di Ragusa are superb - so even less reason to lie about the local place
Finally would be good if villa gave more local information promoting local towns, wineries etc. We had a wonderful week exploring.