|Minimum Stay||3 - 14 nights|
Uliveto is the largest house in the 12,000 square meter garden of Villa Punta San Nicola. The house has 2 double bedrooms, each with its own complete bathroom, a large living room with an American kitchen, a dining table that seats 8, a fireplace and a sofa bed with 2 more places to sleep. From the terrace one can admire the panoramic view of the countryside, the sea (Cala San Nicola is only a 3 minute walk) the Norman castle and the entire Sicilian coast from Trapani to Marsala.Outside the house is a pergola made into a kitchen, a sink and a large wooden table, a barbeque and a shower.The garden has a lawn with numerous olive plants, pomegranates, capers, prickly pears, spices and flowers.Total sleeping accommodation 4+2
Villa Punta San Nicola is a little paradise located on the island of Favignana, the largest of the Egadi Islands. The property is just a few steps away from the beautiful Cala San Nicola (north-east)
It enjoys a prime location due to its proximity to the sea, while being only 1km from the town center. The large 12,000 square meter park contains three houses with a vineyard, an orchard, and a Mediterranean thicket and has unsurpassed views of the Favignanese countryside, the sea and the coast of Sicily (Trapani, Erice, a wren reserve and Marsala). Also there are various seaside areas nearby, like Cavallo, Red Cove, San Nicola Cove and Graziosa Cove.
Over the years, the property has undergone a meticulous restoration, careful to maintain the spirit of the Sicilian and islander tradition. The floors and décor are comprised of tiles and objects collected over the years in the Sicilian markets. The 12,000 square meter garden, with its vineyard and orchard, overlooks the sea and has numerous fig trees, lemon trees, mandarin trees, pomegranate trees and delicious prickly pear cacti. Also, in the springtime, the garden offers you seasonal delicacies such as artichokes, fava beans and asparagus.
Villa Punta San Nicola is divided into three independent and private houses, each equipped with their own garden, kitchen, air conditioning in all the rooms, and outdoor area with a pergola, a barbecue (2 areas), and shower.
The property consists of:
-Uliveto: a living room American-style kitchen combo, sofa bed, 2 double bedrooms, one of which has a bathtub, 2 complete bathrooms and an outdoor area with a shower, a BBQ patio and an outdoor kitchen.
-Vigneto: a glass living room loft, a kitchen, 2 double beds, one per floor, bathroom + shower, a second double bedroom with a bathroom + show ( this second room has independent access and is not in communication with the rest of the house) , and an outside patio with a shower.
- Patio : a bedroom, a complete bathroom, a kitchen, an outside patio with a shower.
One of Villa Punta San Nicola’s strongest points is certainly its closeness to the beach, only a 3-minute walk to Cala San Nicola. Also the town is very close, only a 1-minute drive. Favignana’s landscape is mostly flat, making the bicycle the ideal transportation on the island.
Abbiamo soggiornato a Favignana per una settimana in casa Uliveto e Casa Patio. Eravamo un gruppo di amici con 3 bimbi piccoli. Io in particolare soggiornavo in casa Uliveto. La casa è dotata di tutti i comfort, è bellissima e grande. Il prato davanti è fantastico ed è un ottimo sfogo per chi ha bimbi. Il barbecue con tavolo all'esterno, cucinino e lavandino sono l'ideale per passare delle meravigliose serate in compagnia. la doccia all'esterno è favolosa... non ho mai usato quella all'interno. E la cosa che mi ha meravigliato di più è che nonostante siamo su un isola c'è acqua a volontà e sempre calda. Internet funziona perfettamente in wifi ovunque anche fuori dalla casa. Il proprietario Davide è venuto a prenderci al porto quando siamo arrivati ed è disponibile sempre per qualsiasi necessità. La cosa che ho apprezzato molto è che non è affatto invadente e appena ci ha consegnato le chiavi ci ha fatto sentire subito come se fossimo a casa nostra. grazie ancora Davide per la bella vacanza. Giulia
Casa Vacanza 459771-Favignana.
Abbiamo soggiornato una settimana in Casa Uliveto e siamo stati benissimo. Casa molto bella, con notevoli spazi esterni, che sono quelli che abbiamo vissuto di più: giardino e gazebo con cucina e barbecue.
Sicuramente da consigliare.
Proprietario molto disponibile.
L'unica nota che farei notare riguarda la pulizia, che non era delle migliori, ma ripeto in un contesto così bello, passa poi in secondo piano!!
Veramente una bella vacanza!!
Casa Uliveto provided us with a fine base from which to explore the island of Favignana. The house is spacious and airy and sits in extensive grounds. The outside dining area and barbeque saw regular service. As did the outside shower. Thoroughly recommended.
It is a paradise located on a splendid position! Next to the seaside and very efficient about the extras (bicycle, boat tours, fishing, eating and sight-seen). Davide had been very hospitable and helpful in creating an amazing experience here. I would always suggest it! Undoubtedly the most amazing experience in Favignana!
posizione perfetta, comoda, pulita, arredata con gusto e funzionale. molto comodo l'arrivo in casa con una mini spesa di generi base per cucinare, saponi, carta igienica, acqua ecc. L'agenzia e'stata disponibile e l-unico problema, relativo all-acqua, e' stato risolto nel giro di un'ora. Aria condizionata in ogni camera...niente da dire, solo consigliare questa vacanza: rivolgersi a Davide, "il genio della lampada"!
Davide looked after us so well throughout our stay that we didn't want for anything. He had anticipated our every need including providing a larder full of food, coffee, wine and milk to ensure we didn't starve on the night we arrived. He even picked us up from the ferry.
The house and gardens are spacious and beautifully designed and built by Davide himself. And although there are other people staying in the other casas there is no sense of being too close at any time.
Practical things - great wifi, good water pressure and hot water for showers. Bed comfortable. Kitchen, well set up. Plus a choice of 2 BBQs! Location very good - just outside of the town, so very quiet. But an easy 5 minute bike ride when a gelati run is required.
Beach is a stones throw away however the best spot, Cala Rossa, is a 15 minute bike ride over easy terrain.
The whole island is easily accessed by bicycle (which Davide rented for us) so absolutely no need for a car.
Davide' recommendation of restaurant was a very good choice.
The property is situated close to the sea at the beautiful cove of Punta San Nicola, 15min walk from the village, large garden 12000 sqm with vineyards, vegetables, fruit, olives, aloe, quiet. Ideal bike use, good fishing area and snorkeling.Favignana is known for its beaches and rocky coves of sand stone, gardens underground caves, the 'Mattanza' (traditional tuna fishing). The house has kitchen local dishes: pasta with sea urchins , fish couscous and grilled fish and of course tonno.Il best restaurant is an excellent dive. Very well connected by frequent hydrofoil service, the journey takes only 30min to the port in turn connected with Trapani Trapani Airport 40min and Palermo 50min.Zona high archaeological interest: the cave of the well, horse cave, underground gardens, tonnara.l 'island enjoys an excellent micro climate that allows for a very long season for bathing.