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Seafront apartment, private beach access (Taormina 15 Km away)

People5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay nights

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Details
Property
apartment
People
5
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Mascali

A new relaxing apartment just on the beach

The apartment is at ground-floor, adjacent to beach with direct access to it, which is now very rare in Sicily.

The location is very convenient as in a very short time driving you can reach Catania (30Km), Giardini Naxos( 10 km) , Alcantara Gorges, Taormina(15Km), Mt. Etna (30Km), Siracusa (70Km) and all other famous sites of the east coast and inland.

Discounts apply for bookings of minimum two weeks.

Sleeping: A double bed, 2 single beds, a divan that opens to sleep 2.

Fully-equipped kitchen, washing machine. Bedclothes and towels included in rent.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
R. Cassaniti
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, Italian
Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
20 January, 2016

Reviews

Good! 3.8/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

Seafront apartment, private beach access (Taormina 15 Km away)
average rating of 3.8333333 based on 6 reviews
1

Mascali Appartment

  • 1 of 5

The Appartment was a litlle disapointed. The airea is noisy and untidy. A lot of traffic for the House and a Churchbell wo rings every quarter of an hour, all the hours and quarters. There is a lot of dirty on the street and also outside the railing of the Flat were we like to sit on the beachside. So we clean that first . You don't have a private place to sit outside. What you see on the Photo is the place were every Person of the Flat pass away to go to the beach. Inside it is also not very clean. The Kitchen did not have respectable utensil to cook and to use. We hire an Appartment because we want sometime to cook, otherwise we can better go to a Hotel. The cupboards are musty and smells. There are not much windows but the Lamps are also not good.

The only possitive is the space of the bedroom. So, if that is the only importaint for you, hire it, but you will be pay to much.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear J.H., I appreciate you took the time to write a review for my flat but your opinion is not very objective, you are only trying to damage us and I can only assume this is driven by the general disappointment of your holiday for some reason. I respect the fact that you can be unhappy with your stay, not everyone can be pleased but I can not tolerate that your very personal opinion,that often goes far from reality,is trying downgrading a property that I have rented out successfully since 2005 with consistent ratings of 4 or 5 stars. I think it is extremely unfair that for all of these "issues", you never tried to contact us to discuss your concerns. I can acknowledge the fact that there could have been a bit of noise in the area during those days. This unfortunately has to be expected during summer months as the house is just ON the beach in a touristic area. Had you asked me at time of booking I would have said that the best time to come would be from SEPTEMBER to MAY if you were looking for a very quiet place. In Italy traditionally most churches’ bells ring and that it is something we can not control at all and also this has not affected most of our past customers, and when it did, it was nothing close to the way it affected you. You are also mentioning that it was dirty outside the gate, that again has nothing to do with the property. That is a public area and the week of your stay there was a general strike of waste collectors which is the same reason why you saw the streets messy. Also the courtyard outside the flat is my property and all my guests have the right to stay there. We have to allow only access to the beach by regulations but it cannot be like you said, it is not a skyscraper, there are just four other holiday apartment units which are rarely inhabited at the same time. The thing that makes me more upset is that you have questioned the cleanliness of the place. In eight years never ever someone complained about this, we always clean the place thoroughly at the end of every stay. If you had noticed something that was not in a good state you should have told us straight away. As for the kitchen utensils, again your expectations are probably too high. In the apartment there is everything as described in the website to cook basic meals, nothing less! I will learn something from your review and will do my best to avoid any future disappointment with my customers but the extent of your complaints is far beyond reality.
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5

Mascali apartment

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in the Mascali apartment. The highlights were its proximity to the beach and the views of Mount Etna.

The apartment was perfect for the two of us. It's well sited, so easy (with a car) to explore the many attractions in the area - Taormina to the north, Catania to the south and the dramatic landscape surrounding Mount Etna immediately to the west.

We arrived quite late on our first night so appreciated being met in the nearby town and escorted to the apartment - without this I think we would have had trouble finding the apartment!

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay at sicily

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at Sicily. The flat has two nice rooms: one room for cooking and eating and a separate bedroom with enough space. Additional there is a bathroom with toilet washbasin and shower. Outside is enough space to sit and relaxe in the shade of a tree with big foliages. The distance to the sea is only 50 yards. From the flat you have a direct exit to the beach. Outside of the flat to the sea side is a shower. It's a great advantage because you can take a shower directly after swimming in the sea!

We enjoyed this stay very well because of warm and sunny weather and a very nice region for adventure and sightseeing. A special tip: Rent a scooter and feel the warm wind and the sun at your skin! It's a great feeling!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 7, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Plymouth, New Hampshire USA
4

Great off-season vacation rental

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed at this flat in October and enjoyed very much the small community, the lack of traffic, the ease of parking, the quiet town, and good nearby restaurants. We found this a good base for touring the seaside communities, Mount Etna, Syracuse, and the small hill towns. The accommodations were as described and were comfortable for our stay. This flat is a good value and we recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Eastern Finland
4

Nice apartment in Mascali, Sicily

  • 4 of 5

The apartment was pleasant and cosy, nicely close to the beach. The apartment is easy to access, it would be convenient for e.g. visitors on wheelchair. The equipment of the apartment was moderately good. The hosts were very helpful and friendly, wanting to ensure our vacation was successful. There were good restaurants and bars close to he apartment, as well as a nice tobacco shop.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Pied à terre au bord de mer

  • 4 of 5

Appartement avec terrasse donnant directement sur la mer. Nous avons apprécié la situation de l'appartement, bord de mer avec vue sur l'Etna, le calme avec commerces et restaurants à proximité. Nous garderons un beau souvenir des petits déjeuners avec vue sur la mer et lever de soleil.

Point de départ idéal pour visiter Taormina, l'Etna, Catane et Syracuse.

La disponibilité et la gentillesse des propriétaires est à souligner, avant le séjour pour répondre à nos questions, à notre arrivée pour nous accueillir et après notre départ pour nous renvoyer l'argent oublié sur place !

Adresse a recommander pour couple ou famille avec enfants.

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2013
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Catania
Nearest Ferry
50 Kilometres
Messina
Nearest Golf
18 Kilometres
Etna Golf Resort, Castiglione di Sicilia
Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
Giarre-Riposto
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
Giarre
Nearest Beach
Fondachello
Car: recommended

The apartment is at ground-floor, with courtyard adjacent to beach, which is now very rare in Sicily. Sleeping: a double bed, 2 single beds, a divan that opens to sleep 2.Fully-equipped kitchen, Washing machine. Bedclothes and towels included in rent. From here, in few minutes you can reach Catania (30Km), Taormina(15Km), Mt. Etna (30Km), Siracusa (70Km) and the others localities of the east coast

Ski: During winter season (December-March) it is possible to ski on Mt. Etna.

From the apartment it takes about a hour to get to the ski resort.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Mascali, Catania

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

For a 2 weeks stay a 10% discount might apply , depending on the season.

The rates take into account a two person stay. If more than 2 persons are renting the property the rate is increased by 20 euro for each extra person.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Mascali in Sicily

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 54 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Sofa Bed
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
    Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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