This 3 bedroom house which spans over 3 floors is situated in Piazza. Madonna Suffragio with magnificent views of both a beautiful 400 year old church and the Med sea, is walking distance from the heart of Acireale, a 17 C baroque town bursting with beautiful historical buildings. 'Casa Aranci', built lately and recently refurbished, retains some of its original features and integrates within the square.
The first floor is dedicated entirely to an en suite bedroom which also has a single sofa bed for a third guest.
The second floor comprises of a double room and a single room both sharing a 'wrap around' style balcony and a shower room. The highlight of 'Casa Aranci' has to be the third floor which is the kitchen and dinning area leading out to a garden terrace which benefits from magnificent views of the sea.
All rooms have air conditioning which can also switch to heat in the few cold winter nights between Nov and April. Catania, Taormina Mt Etna within one hour drive.
Thermal Spa: You can take advantage of Acireale's Santa Venera Thermal Spa where past, present and future join for a special spa experience. In the heart of the city of Acireale, you can enjoy natural thermal waters closer to the very site where the Romans did over 2000 years ago.
Santa Venera Thermal Spa is a day spa where you can bathe in the warm, natural mineral-rich waters and choose from a range of spa treatments designed to ease the body and soothe the mind.
Excursions to Mt Etna: Etna volcano, the largest Volcano in Europe, towering above Catania, Sicily's second largest city, has one of the world's longest documented records of historical volcanism, dating back to 1500 BC. Historical lava flows of basaltic composition cover much of the surface of this massive volcano. The Volcano, truncated by several small calderas, was constructed during the late Pleistocene and Holocene over an older shield volcano.
If you are a volcanoes amateur you can organise a trip to the top or take advantage of somebody, with high educational skill in geology and volcanology, that can lead you for some Etna excursions . We can organise for geologists and accredited guides to lead you trough the excursion of a lifetime.