Casetta Isabella is set amongst vineyards and olive groves yet only a twenty minute walk to Zafferana main square. The property as been renovated in keeping with the rustic character of a traditional Sicilian country cottage , the thick walls keeping it cool in the summer and cosy during winter.
A well equipped home with gas central heating for the winter months . It comprises of: downstairs bathroom with shower, large fully equipped kitchen with table and chairs, gas hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer and a pizza oven, spacious living room with TV, DVD player, two sofas, dining area with table, stairs taking you to main bedroom and bathroom with bath and shower, access to upper terrace. The second downstairs room has a bed settee, stairs to the second bedroom and access to lower patio.
Outside on the patio is a barbecue , covered area with table and chairs and sink area a lovely place for outdoor meals, the upper terrace as excellent views of Mount Etna and the coast enabling you to see mainland Italy. Also there is a garden with a good selection of fruit trees which guests can pick when ready.
Zafferana is a busy little town with lovely historical architecture, the church is a must, it has an amphitheatre which holds performances throughout summer, known for its local honey and wine it is an ideal location for visiting Mount Etna, local wineries, beautiful beaches, Catania, skiing in winter, hiking, historic town and Taormina.
There are books and dvds which guests are welcome to read or watch. If you are looking for a traditional home set in a quite rural position but only a short walk to the centre of town this is for you.