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Beautiful independent house, beach side, terrace with sea view

Bedrooms 2
Space 731 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

2 bedroom, 2bathroom, house to sleep 4people in total; on the beach

Picturesque holidays houses: located in Letojanni in tipical contrada Silemi ",in the hart of a small rural area with sea view,the hide out

of famous actress Greta Garbo. For 2/4 People .Visualy old Turret house is an enchanting small indipend homme, located in Letojanni offers a spectacular sea view .Just 40meters from the seashore.and only 5km from Taormina .

In the past this tower was where guardians stood watch for night-time invasions from the sea by pirates. If there was a threat, they lighted a fire and let it rise and fall to indicate the number of ships they saw. The house is arranged on three levels: on the ground floor there is sitting room-kitchen (with four-flame stove, fridge, small freezer,washing machine and all necessary utensils) and a small bathroom with shower; on the first floor there is an air-conditioned bedroom with sea view and a bathroom with shower and hair dryer; on the top floor there is a small, air-conditioned bedroom with one sofa bed transformable in double bed or two single beds and a sea-view terrace with a table and chairs where you can dine while enjoying a view of the bay.

Internet wi-fi in all house. The parking is near at your house (only 20m )is free all time

More Details

Carmen Graziella
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
22 April, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Letojanni in Letojanni

Property Type:
  • house (terraced)
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 731 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
  • One small bat room in ground floor with shower, fore ground double room sea view with air conditioning, and beautiful bathroom with shower, second floor with small bedroom with sofa bed for two adults with sea view; with air conditioning. Stunning view from terrace with table and chairs. The parking is near at your house (only 30m)
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Barbecue
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
This independent house is good for the beach, swimming excursion, restaurant and relax.


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

Beautiful independent house, beach side, terrace with sea view
average rating of 4.5384617 based on 13 reviews

Needs to try harder

  • 3 of 5

Carmen needs to try a lot harder with this. The pictures show the apartment nicer

than it is in real life. There is not trimming around the balcony. It is bare

concrete. the kitchen contains cheap plastic garden chairs. The kitchen is very, very

basic with no dishwasher, very few utensils and tiles that have not been replaced for

many years and look tatty. It is student quality or worse. For 1000 euro we expect a

lot more than this but we were not going to let this spoil our holiday so we made the

most of it.

We have stayed in houses all over The US and Europe and this was the 1st time we have

felt it was poor value.

Otherwise the location is quite good. Avoid mid august though because the place gets

crowded to the point of ridiculousness as it is some sort of Italian holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear my guest , I have more guest each years this is first time all you write ,The house is very clean and close to beach in august from 10 to 20 august in all site turistic have more guest in italy the 15 august is holiday in italy the same 31 December . The chairs aren't the plastic but in wood white and inox and two chairs in in metal , for open and closed for precedent family have other two guest . The kitchen have all for 10 person and all for cook . All my guest haven't write all this . I honesty owners I not use the pictures different .But I hope you have other good holiday I think the my house is good oh ! oh ! others guest have to write of other house ?
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Lovely house, great location!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Carmens lovely red house for a week in May. The location is great, it was very quiet, yet restaurants and shops are in walking distance. The beach is just across the street and nice and clean.

Inside everything is nice and new, the house is well equipped and we found everything we needed.

We stayed there with our 7-month-old daughter and our 4-year-old son. Our son had the top room and felt just like a pirate, on the lookout for ships :) Breakfast or dinner on the terrace are great!

Even Etna was cooperative and spat out a little ash every now and then, so we had something to tell when we got back home (although unfortunately Etna cannot be seen from the house or even Letojanni).

Taormina is just around the corner, and Carmen had a list of highlights in the area and recommentations, and we made numerous lovely trips.

Even our car was parked safely round the corner from the house.

Carmen was fantastic and the greatest help when we forgot our travel documents in the house - thanks again for saving the rest of our trip, Carmen :)

  • Review Submitted: May 25, 2012
  • Date of Stay: May 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear my guest , Thank you for all ,I hope you will stay in Sicily . Best wieh Carmen
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Lovely Holiday in Letojanni

  • 4 of 5

We spent a lovely week in Letojanni, a very charming seaside resort.

Carmen kindly came to Taormina to pick us up and then get us settled at the house. She had picked delicious strawberries and blood oranges from her garden to welcome us which was a great touch.

The property is compact but charming. The rooms are small but there is plenty of storage space to put everything away. The terrace outside the top bedroom is lovely - a real suntrap in the morning and amazing views down to the sea.

Carmen reccomended a fantastic restaurant to us in nearby Mazzeo - really delicious sea food.

She also explained the bus system which is a little sparse but proved very reliable and an excellent way to get around.

The main square in Letojanni was a fabulous place for a coffee or a sicilian breakfast of granita and brioche and the fishmonger in Letojanni was also fabulous - we had delicious marinated anchovies from there and he had a great selection of very fresh fish all of which was easy to prepare and cook in the kitchen of the property.

My daughter (20 months) had a great holiday in Letojanni - lovely place to take kids. I will say that the house had a lot of stairs so perhaps not the most child-friendly but having said that my daughter had no problems getting around the house.

Defintiely recommended for a quiet, relaxing time.

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and for you chose my house
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Nice house near the beach

  • 4 of 5

We spent great time in this house. Very close to the beach.

It was great waking up and walking to beach to take a dive and come back for a good breakfast.

Carmen is a very warm woman always available for any question. She made herself available even if we were arriving on a Sunday.

She is also very reactive. The fridge stopped working on day, the next morning she was there early in the morning with a replacement.

Carmen gave us many advices on how what to visit. We changed many of our plans and followed her tips and we were very pleased with the result.

Do not forget, not to follow your GPS to get the house. Take in consideration Carmen’s direction to get there. That will avoid you to find yourself in very tiny streets.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Alles, was man braucht

  • 5 of 5

Wir waren mit unserer 18 jaehrigen Tochter fur 12 Tage im Piratenturm und es hat uns super gefallen. Koennte nicht naeher zum Strand sein, alles super sauber und gepflegt, gute und ausreichend Handtuecher. Und eine Waschmaschine! Uns war Ruhe wichtig und die Vorsaison bietet leere Straende und auch Taormina war noch nicht so ueberlaufen. Wir bedanken uns bei Carmen, die uns alles gut erklaert hat - Geschaefte in naechster Nahe und eine wunderbare Baeckerei - G and A bakery!

Und fruehstuecken auf dem Balkon war einfach richtig schoen.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Family , I am very glad to meet you . Thank you for your review Regards and best wish Carmen
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  • 3 of 5

Tuvimos mal tiempo en éste hermoso lugar, sin embargo recomendamos conocerlo.

Carmen es sumamente atenta y servicial.Alitalia había extraviado nuestro equipaje y dimos su teléfono. La contactaron y recibió en su domicilio nuestras valijas.

El departamento está muy bien equipado.

La vista desde el balcón es un encanto


Inés y Rolando

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Grazie Ines e Rolando ,per aver scelto la Casa dei Pirati ,spero che le valigie nel completare il viaggio siano arrivate puntuali . I migliori auguri per tutto . Carmen
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Nearest Airport
55 Kilometres
Catania Airport
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
40 Kilometres
Castiglione di Sicilia 4
Nearest Train
500 Metres
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Nearest Ski
35 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
15 Metres
Car: not necessary

Letojanni is the beach of Taormina.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Letojanni, Messina province

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Tariffa 6
25 Mar 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Tariffa 7
29 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Tariffa 9
27 May 2017 - 24 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
25 Jun 2017 - 22 Jul 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
23 Jul 2017 - 6 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Big Summer
7 Aug 2017 - 28 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Ending Summer
29 Aug 2017 - 17 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Tariffa 8
18 Sep 2017 - 7 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Nel prezzo sono inclusi internet ,consumi,acqua,elettricita' ,aria condizionata ,biancheria per il bagno ,cucina e camera da letto , pulizia finale .Il parcheggio è vicino alla casa gratuito .Per prenotare confermare le date con un e-mail ,dopo la mia conferma pagamento del 30%della somma totale con un bonifico bancario .
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