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Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

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Photos and Description of this holiday apartment in Tropea - 115 Villagio Marasusa -Tropea

Well equipped large studio with separate bedroom area - sea views-infinity pool

Boasting a spectacular position on this EXCLUSIVE mountain top village overlooking the historic town of Tropea with dramatic panoramic sea views and views of Stromboli Volcano from the comfort of your balcony- ideal for al-fresco dining or relaxing. A dream holiday location - honeymoon or a romantic retreat. Infinity pool, jacuzzi & gardens. Large air conditioned Studio with high ceilings and separate sleeping area -quality double bed very comfortable with memory foam topper - newly fitted bathroom and shower -very comfortable lounge with double sofa bed which can accommodate two small children if required AT NO EXTRA COST. Fully equipped kitchen leading onto a south facing Balcony/Dining Area. Many extras provided-Quality towels and linens- parasol-DVD - Books- Films and Music. Pool side sun lounges. Washing machine and dryers. Marasusa offers a unique holiday experience set in beautiful organic gardens with many spectacular plants- trees and flowers- ideal for early evening stroles and watching the magnificent sun sets.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Tony Banks/Angela Cogan
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, German
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
9 October, 2016

About Tony Banks/Angela Cogan

Hello my name is Tony and I have been visiting this beautiful place for several years - I fell in love with this area and Marasusa in particular because of my passion for the traditional Italy- good food- good wine and spectacular views. I am a keen photographer and love the out doors. I use the apartment as a base for travelling and visiting the numerous spectacular locations throughout the region - but it is always good to get back to the apartment in time to enjoy the truly magnificent sunsets and relax on the balcony with a nice glass of local wine or a G&T with Lemon from the garden.

I live in Yorkshire with my partner Angela - Harris Hawk Savannah - Cats Annie and Mia . I am an avid Animal Lover with a passion for the outdoors and walking. Yorkshire is a very beautiful County - Angela and I spend most of our spare time visiting Whitby and Robin Hoods Bay walking the beautiful coastal paths .

I have been renting out my apartment for several years now and am pleased to say that I have met many new friends.

Tony Banks/Angela Cogan purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Tony Banks/Angela Cogan chose Vibo Valentia

Marasusa is totally unique

spectacular views

Unspoilt - the real Italy

close proximity to many Magnificent safe beaches

set in beautiful gardens with Infinity Pool and Jacuzzi

Excellent Value for Money

Historical Sites and Buildings

Walking and Hiking

Sailing - Diving and Watersports

What makes this apartment unique

As I turned off the coast road and drove through the picturesque Italian Village Streets on my approach to Marasusa the air of excitement began to build. The winding road from Parghellia Village to Marasusa is particularly beautiful - however once I arrived at Marasusa it is fair to say I was completely overawed. the tranquil setting of this place along with those magnificent views and its close proximity to Parghellia Village and the beautiful beaches and town of Tropea totally sold it to me - and I have never been disappointed. I particularly chose my first floor apartment as unlike the ground floor apartments it benefits from high ceilings and also I feel it has the most spectacular views of the coastline - mountains and Stromboli Volcano and its breathtaking sunsets.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Schönes Appartement

Reviewed by: Fcsparta from Oberwil, Switzerland

Reviewed on: 07/13/2015 for their stay in 07/2015

1149502 - Villagio Marasusa Tropea

Das Appartement liegt gleich neben Tropea oberhalb von Paghelia. Mit dem Auto in 5 Min an einem schönen Strand. Das Appartement ist gemütlich für zwei Personen eingerichtet und sehr ruhig gelegen. Die Poolanlage ist schön. Nur sollte manchmal etwas drauf geachtet werden dass die Poolregeln eingehalten werden....wir sind ja gar nicht empfindlich und haben selbst Kinder. Dass der Pool zeitweise nur noch von Kindern und Eltern zum Spielen mit Bällen Luftmatratzen etc. benutzt wird ist etwas störend. Aber alles in allem ist das Appartement weiter zu empfehlen
Jul 2015
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1 holidaymaker review

average rating of 4.0 based on 7 reviews

Endroit superbe

  • 4 of 5

Vue magnifique sur Tropea

Résidence très bien entretenue

À conseiller pour 2 personnes

  • Review Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Car: recommended

The apartment is ideally located to capture both the sweeping mountain landscape and the panoramic views of the Ancient Town of Tropea and its Marina, all these vistas are set against the majestic volcano of Stromboli and the crystal clear waters of this magnificent coastline. Set in beautiful gardens with infinity pool/jacuzzi and relaxation area, this is the ideal location to relax and unwind.

Leading from the comfortable lounge of the apartment is the balcony ideal for al-fresco dining with spectacular views of the sea and Stromboli . The apartment is light and airy with high ceilings and offers plenty of space for couples to relax and unwind - a sofa bed is provided at no additional cost for couples with perhaps two small children. New deluxe Double Bed - Newly fitted bathroom and fully equipped kitchen also with spectacular views.

Just two minutes down the mountain you will find the small village of Parghelia with shops selling freshly baked bread,locally produced vegetables/fruit and wines, there are also several small Restaurants and Bars for you to try.

Tropea is a large historical, traditional fishing town which is only 5 minutes from the apartment. Magnificent buildings interlaced with winding cobbled streets leading to beautiful town squares where you can sit with a drink and take in the atmosphere of this unique place. Eating out in one of the many excellent restaurants or simply exploring the traditional shops and markets is truly an enjoyable experience.

A must do whilst in Tropea is to visit one many cliff top viewing areas where you can look out over the sea and admire the famous little church of Santa Maria dell'Isola.

Why not take a walk round the harbour where you can buy fresh fish from the local fishermen. You can also book trips from here to many of the nearby Islands including the famous active volcano of Stromboli which is an amazing experience especially at night. Tropea is surrounded by excellent safe clean award winning beaches some of which offer a wide range of water sports including diving and boat hire.

The apartment makes a great base from which you can visit many other interesting locations - highly recommended is a visit to Gerace which is a magnificent 15th century fortified mountain top village - an absolute gem and a photographers dream, just one hours drive through magnificent mountainous scenery.

Pizzo is another place well worth a visit and only twenty minutes away from Tropea. The medieval origins of this little fishing town are obvious when you wander through its narrow streets full of ancient houses looking out over the fantastic sea views.

If you wish you can also visit Sicily - A short ferry crossing from the main port of Reggio Calabria


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Tropea, Vibo Valentia

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The above prices are fully inclusive - Lorraine my representative is available to help and support you prior and throughout your holiday- Please contact owner direct for any information regarding rates or special offers- additional days etc. Owner is happy to discuss any special arrangements with guests and give advice on local area etc.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Tropea in Calabria

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 32 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Newly fitted bathroom with enclosed large shower sink and toilet Compliementary toiletries beautiful sea views
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • separate comfortable Sleeping area with deluxe double bed memory foam mattress. Wardrobe and drawers - air conditioning. Ideal for two people. Quality linens
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Pool and jacuzzi - sea and mountain views - outstanding natural beauty - food and wine lovers dream - walking and relaxation. Visit Stromboli by night to see the active volcano. The real Italy - unique in every way- Wonderful Honeymoon destination or relaxing Holiday

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