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holiday cottage on the river San Leonardo close to the sea. Natural oasis.

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Space 2,045 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights


About the property


My family has made this cottage pleasant and almost unique for its location, being practically on the River San Leonardo, to enjoy a peaceful stay, both in summer and winter, in contact with nature in an oasis of peace almost where pristine river sea sand blond and sky come together in a setting dominated by the majesty of the Etna volcano. The mild climate and the rarefied atmosphere in this corner of Sicily make this the ideal site for families with children who can here enjoy a vacation to their size free to play outside safely, given the private nature of the Village .

Even during the winter break is not rare chance to eat outside under the large gazebo where the house is equipped.

The house has a bright living room overlooking the river, equipped with folding up beds, or one double bed plan which is closed to the wall and a sofa bed for one and a half, digital TV, stereo and small closet bar; two bedrooms, kitchen with electric oven, hob 4 burner gas hob, fridge freezer, working under a large window overlooking the rear terrace. The kitchen is equipped with gas rings, kettle the cafes and small appliances dishes, glasses, cutlery and crockery. The main bathroom has a shower with box bellow, washbasin, bidet toilet. The second bathroom cabinet with sink and toilet. the washing machine is top loading.

The master bedroom is furnished in bamboo with large window overlooking the river, the second bedroom is furnished "old navy" single bed with drawers also this window with river view and a small walk-in closet.

Overall, the cottage has the capacity of 6-7 beds.

The cottage has a cast iron stove and ceramic wood located in the living room that has the ability to heat the entire house allowing stays even in winter.

The furnishings well-groomed, Mediterranean-style and ethnic is all themed 'sea' and raccontanta of great love and care with which my family has created this house.

The cottage, in true Mediterranean style, is raised above the floor terrace of four steps. The entrance to the house is in a small patio overlooking the river.

Outside, large flower beds full of tall trees and vegetation also terrace that runs around the house. At the front the river is a large gazebo with table and chairs, and outdoor shower, the entrance of the property a bus shelter in reeds is used as parking space, with capacity for up to two cars.

On the back terrace allows you to have lunch next to the large stone babique to enjoy barbecues. The terrace is equipped with water points and buttatoio.

The house is equipped with bed linen and bath drapes request.

The garden furniture costs of a long table in resin capacity 12 seats, and their chairs, lounge chairs, coffee table situao small patio with four chairs and oval table with chairs for the back.


The river San Leonardo, lapping the large terrace of 130sqm in front of the cottage, is a favorite destination for canoeists for their training; accessible from the cottage which enjoys direct access allows for fans of canoeing, paddling along the river up to the nearby estuary and reach in this way the sea, or traced and the course of the river until near the close Lentini. In this small and pleasant corner of Sicily, you can embrace with a single glance the whole city of Catania lying at the foot of Mount Etna and its beautiful Gulf.

A short distance from the village, golf lovers can practice their favorite sport an elegant and cared Golf recently built. The cottage is equipped with anti-theft electronic control unit connected to the security service.

The Village is accessed with an electronic key that share the electric sliding gate.

More Details

Property Manager
Caterina Aiello
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
24 April, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Carlentini in Province of Syracuse

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2045 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • smoking allowed
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • waterfront
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • - Toilet
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • The bathroom is princioale dotatao shower with folding box, hot water basin with cabinet and bidet. The bathroom has a toilet -Laundry, lvabo with cabinet and washing machine. is also equipped as a mini-storage food supplies.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • - 1 Single Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
  • lle bedrooms, decorated in a nautical style rooms overlooking the river, blackout curtains and ltende read read, sliding doors and windows with mosquito nets. Wardrobe, dresser mirror shoe long
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • wheelchair accessible
  • bay
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


5/5 -
(4 traveller reviews)

holiday cottage on the river San Leonardo close to the sea. Natural oasis.
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Schönes kleines Ferienhaus am Fluss und Meer

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben uns sehr wohl in diesem Ferienhaus gefühlt. Das Haus ist liebevoll eingerichtet und für eine Familie mit zwei Kindern vollkommen ausreichend. Die Nähe zum schönen, sauberen Strand war perfekt. Von der Terrasse aus konnte man den Ätner sehen wie er raucht...Die Vermieter wahren sehr herzlich und halfen bei Fragen weiter. Vielen Dank für die schöne Zeit. Grüße aus Berlin

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ich bin wirklich glücklich, dass ich meinen Gästen allen Komfort einer Familie, wenn es auf Urlaub. Es war eine Freude, die Familie von Berlin, die diese Bewertung dafür danke ich schrieb hosten. Grüße von heißen Sizilien.
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Vacances ideal.

  • 5 of 5

Pour des vacances en familles superbe endroit,grande plage

de sable fin , idéal pour les enfants. Très bon accueil des propriétaires., refaire.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Siamo felici di avervi dato un soggiorno piacevole e confortevole. La vostra precisione ci ha veramente colpito. Siete una splendida famiglia e siamo contenti di avervi conosciuto. Grazie
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Giudizio assolutamente positivo! Da ripetere!

  • 5 of 5

La primavera scorsa, io e la mia famiglia, abbiamo passato una indimenticabile settimana in questo cottage. Noi siamo Pugliesi, e pur essendo abituati a mare e paesaggi belli, possiamo dire che in questa villa, che è davvero "UN'OASI", la vacanza è proprio speciale.

Il Cottage, così come descritto, è molto funzionale, ameno ed elegante.

Abbiamo trovato tutti i confort di cui avevamo bisogno e spazio in abbondanza per i bimbi.

Il ricordo più vivo?...Grandi grigliate e grandi dormite in un silenzio quasi irreale.

Per me che sono appassionato di canoa, (né ho una gonfiabile che porto sempre con me) l'habitat mi ha permesso di pagaiare indisturbato sull'ampio fiume.

La gentilezza e disponibilità dei proprietari ha reso, poi, tutto perfetto.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Rigrazio la simpaticissima famiglia pugliese. Quando ospitalità si trasforma in amicizia, perchè gli affittuari si sentono in perfetto loro agio, credo che per un proprietario sia una delle più grosse siddisfazioni. Grazie e a presto.
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è davvero un'oasi...

  • 5 of 5

ho avuto l'occasione di essere ospite in questa deliziosa casa sul fiume e a due passi dal mare, è semplicemente perfetta in ogni minimo dettaglio per rendere confortevole il soggiorno...caldamente consigliata...

  • Review Submitted: Jan 31, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Grazie per il consenso. per noi condividere questo particolare angolo di mondo con glia ltri è un grande piacere.
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Nearest Airport
18 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
nel villaggio
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
porto di Catania
Nearest Golf
800 Metres
Golf San Leonardo
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
agnone bagni
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Catania -Siracusa
Nearest Restaurant
800 Metres
ristoranti e pizzerie nei dintorni
Nearest Ski
50 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
tra il fiume san leonardo e agnone
Car: recommended

The cottage, located in a pleasant and unique, with side terrace bordering the River San Leonardo is located in a protected area pre-Simeto Oasis. A few hundred meters a modern golf course. The river is navigable San Leonardo and is a favorite destination for canoeists. The beach, a huge expanse of sandy blonde, is easily reached on foot as it is only 300 meters from the property. From the beach you can enjoy a breathtaking view: the great gulf of Catania whose backdrop is the majestic Mount Etna on the left as you look at the sea, on the right instead of the 'Saracen Coast' lovely cliff that leads to the nearby Brucoli just 7 miles from village. Brucoli with its spectacular fjord of white stone and the Norman castle. The highway can reach Siracusa in less than 30 minutes for those who love to dive into the atmosphere of ancient Greece. The location is close to several other villages dotai of restaurants, pizzerias and discos markets A 11 kilometers the town of Lentini, with a beautiful baroque cathedral. A Lentini you can find the look medical, hospital, pharmacies, supermarkets and banks.

Going to meet the famous Augusta refineries 'Priolo' and from there you can with a short detour to reach the necropolis of Pantalica.

Between Augusta and Melilli certro a big mall where you can shop.

At the exit of Catania, taking the ring road that passes in front of the airport, you can reach the big shopping center 'GATES OF CATANIA' where are the biggest and most famous store of designer labels, as well as DECATHLON. Continuing along the ring road to reach the location where it is located my house you pass IKEA.

The village San Leonardo and in particular my cottege, given the privileged position in which it is located, allows a holiday away from frastuni citizens, an oasis in the oasis, giving the opportunity also to a large family, to stay in complete freedom and ease of getting to the big centers such as Catania and Siracura. The pleasant climate allows you to live outdoors even in winter. And 'frequante us the opportunity to dine on the terrace in the open air even in January-February. And if you love mountain sports, the Etna offers ski lifts as well as walking trails or to reach and admire the craters and recent lava flows. But all the way from Catania to Etna, is full of rich countries in history and architectural beauty in an exquisite Baroque carved on lava rock.

Tornadoes to the area of ​​interest, the long beach allows horseback riding and also wanting to walk to Catania. Ideal for all beach sports. and by sea.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Carlentini, Sicily

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Alta stagione
15 Jun 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £169.74

Eventuale disdetta deve essere effettuata NON MENO DI 20 GIORNI prima della data di inizio locazione. Nel caso in cui il viaggiatore, senza grave e giustificato motivo, non si presenta alla data stabilita o , all'arrivo, decide di non prendere la casa perde integralmente il deposito-caparra versato poichè l'annuncio contiene dettagliatamente tutte le informazioni e le foto esplicative dell'alloggio che consentono ampiamente una scelta accurata e consapevole.

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