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Old House of charm with swimming pool and panoramic view between Etna and sea

People9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Typical house with 5 rooms, 4 bathrooms and 10 sleeps in the historical centre

Typical House of 1710 with a spectacular view, Etna and sea the other part, located in TRECASTAGNI near the stairway of the Church of San Nicola, one of the most beautiful and ancient of Sicily. Immersed in the green, having a swimming pool in a unique and very panoramic scenery, in the heart of the historical center of this ancient country. The house is tiled with an ancient Sicilian cooked and furnished with antique furniture, great care in the details. Ideal starting point for excursions on the volcano Etna and visits to nearby beaches, and in the city of Catania, Taormina and Siracusa.

More Details

Owner
CARMELO PAPPALARDO
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
14 September, 2017

Location

Nearest Airport
28 Kilometres
Airport of Catania-Fontanarossa
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Bar Sport
Nearest Ferry
18 Kilometres
Port of Catania
Nearest Golf
30 Kilometres
Golf Club 'Il Picciolo'
Nearest Train
17 Kilometres
Railway Station of Catania
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
Paesi Etnei
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
I Saponari
Nearest Ski
10 Kilometres
Rifugio Sapienza
Nearest Beach
10 Kilometres
Beach of Acireale
Car: not necessary

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Trecastagni in Trecastagni

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • mountain
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking On Street
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bagno Camera Bellini - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bagno Camera Puccini - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bagno Camera Verdi - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bagno Camera Donizetti - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Camera Bellini - 1 Large Double Bed , possibilità di aggiungere un altro letto
    Camera Puccini - 2 Single Bed , possibilità di poter avere un letto matrimoniale grande
    Camera Verdi - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , possibilità di poter avere 2 letti in più
    Camera Donizetti - 1 Single Bed , il letto è alla francese da 1 metro e venti
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • volcano
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf pass optional
  • ice skating
  • diving
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Old House of charm with swimming pool and panoramic view between Etna and sea
average rating of 4.8809524 based on 42 reviews
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
5

Great property, good location near centre of small town

  • 5 of 5

Great welcome from Carmelo and Alessandra despite airline delays making us late. They were helpful and supportive throughout our stay without being intrusive. Photos represent the house well, the garden and pool really do look like this! An oasis within easy walking of shops, bars and restaurants of Trecastagni. The property is full of character, with all the facilities and equipment you will need. Spacious for us (5 adults) and would easily accomodate more, although the kitchen is surprisingly small for the size of the house. Mount Etna and the historic towns of Taormina and Syracusa are within an hour's drive if you want to explore further. Overall a wonderful holiday, wish we were still there. Many thanks to Carmelo and Alessandra.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
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5

Beautiful Villa with great views.

  • 5 of 5

Really lovely villa. The space outside is amazing with views of Etna and the church tower. Great place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
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5

En oase midt i byen

  • 5 of 5

Stedet har den perfekte kombination af fred og ro (bortset fra kirkeklokken :-)!) og alligevel lige midt i byen, helt centralt. Det mest nødvendige inden for gå-afstand.

Huset er gammelt og hyggeligt, men pænt og velholdt. Haven er der hvor man opholder sig, her er der er mange muligheder for afslapning - og en dukkert i en dejlig pool. Stedet ligger højt og har derfor en skøn udsigt over området - og Etna.

Værstparret er flinke og rare og svarer gerne på spørgsmål.

Fuld valuta for pengene . Kan varmt anbefales.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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5

Beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful home from home with everything we needed. Beautiful gardens and pool and excellent local amenities.Owned by a lovely couple who are on hand and helpful but never intrusive. Would highly recommend to anyone looking for an authentic Sicilian holiday experience.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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Lovely place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic house, lovely garden, good looking pool with a nice view to the churchtower (lightened in the evening). Very friendly owners. The house was very clean and well provider. Great bbq.

Supermarket en a few restaurants in the village. We highly recommand this place. Margareth&Wil, Stoffel&Dianne (from Holland).

  • Review Submitted: Jun 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
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We really enjoyed our sta...

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. Even the pics on the website looks good, they dont really tell the whole truth: the actual experience was better than in the pics.

Beautuful garden, private pool, spacious house in the middle of the village just short walk to Carrefour express, seafood and vedgetable/fruit shop and eateries. Friendly neighbourghs. What more you can ask for?

We did not see any other tourists in the village, so if you want to experience local lifestyle, this is one of the best choices. Remember to learn some Italian before you go, as English is generally not spoken by locals.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Trecastagni, Sicily

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
media
26 Aug 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£797
for 7 nights
£797
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
bassa
21 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£354
for 4 nights
£620
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
alta stagione
23 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£930
for 7 nights
£930
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Additional Guest Fee £17.71 per person per night
Damage Deposit £177.06

La prenotazione avviene attraverso il versamento del 20% della quota totale.
E' altresì prevista una cauzione di Euro 200 da produrre all'arrivo e che verrà restituita a fine locazione prima della partenza

Bookings can be made through the payment of 20% of the total.
Si può prenotare inviando il 20% del totale tramite bonifico bancario, al ricevimento viene inviata email di conferma e di prenotazione effettuata.

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