Eco-friendly villa 7 sleeps - Giardino di Limoni - 350 mt from the sea, dipped in 1 hectare of lemons garden, wi-fi, AC, enjoy with our small production of honey, extra virgin olive oil, Nero d’Avola wine.
Our Villa is 350 mt away from sand beach, in Lido di Noto, known as Noto Marina.
Totally autonomous villa, 80 sqm + 40 sqm veranda, independent gate, free parking. Outside extra shower.
The villa is in a very quiet and wide lemons garden. There are 10,000 sqm garden of lemon wood and tropical fruit trees. We have one donkey and some others small animals. Fresh chicken eggs every day.
The garden is watered in summer season, then the property is fresher than the surrounding areas.
Comfortable beds with slats and foam latex mattresses in bedrooms.
Barbecue, satellite TV with international channel, dishwasher, garden furniture, bike. Wood for stove for winter period.
Toys for children, slide, swing, playground, 2x4 mt swimming pool, hammock, Divx DVD player, baby cot and highchair.
A short trekking distance away, along the coast there is Vendicari natural oasis where bathing is allowed. Long stay discounted rate. Boat trips with additional cost in a 10 meters boat in the south-east coast of Sicily, for fishing or snorkeling. Ask for more info.
Eco home, Ecotourism, eco-friendly villa:
heating and cooling with heat pump, storm windows, double glazing, 100% utilization of energy saving lamps, photovoltaic panels produce more than 100% of the energy absorbed by consumption, waste recycling, burning of pruning of our trees as fuel for stove
During your stay you can harvest for free: bio lemons (all year around), oranges, grapes, pomegranate, grapefruit, white mulberry, kaki, plums, apricots. Some tropical fruit: bananas, feijoa, guava, white sapote, mango. Vegetable: tomatoes, aubergines, peppers, lettuce, zucchini and more.
We have a small bio production of honey, extra virgin olive oil and “Nero D’Avola” wine.
Means of access
Airplane + car from Catania airport: follow the highway for Siracusa, Avola and Noto, take the exit "Noto", continue for Lido di Noto. We are 80 km away from Catania, free highway.
We have chosen different solutions that enable action on reducing consumption and production of energy from renewable sources.
These investments aim to protect the environment, create the conditions for eco-friendly holidays in Noto Marina and reflect a love and immense gratitude for nature.
- Heating with heat pump;
- Cooling system with heat pump;
- Storm windows;
- Double glazing;
- 100% utilization of energy saving lamps
Eco homes and energy production for the environment
- Photovoltaic panels for a total of 6 kw produce more than 100% of the energy absorbed by consumption. The excess energy generated is fed into the electricity grid;
- Waste collection;
- Burning of pruning of our trees as fuel for stoves;
- Elimination of single use.
- With organic farming techniques, we produce for family use a tiny amount of wine, Nero d'Avola; Our guests usually like a free bottle.
- To always have fresh and genuine eggs to us and our guests, we breed to the ground seven hens. The hens live in their house with a veranda.
Their small house is heated and refreshed by nature and meets the needs of the animals and its biological rhythms: north-south porch; nest on east; container for feces, ventilated roof, south wall transparent and reclining in opposite directions for ventilation summer or winter; pesticide bath of sand and wood ash on the veranda; automatic system for the administration of water always fresh and clean.
With this system nature degrades, without the need for disposal, the waste products from the animals, which lives happily in a healthy environment.
Surprisingly eggs, shared equally with our guests, enough for everyone!
- The main production of the property are lemons. We share with our guests, depending on the season, the production of oranges, tangerines, loquats, bananas, mulberries, plums, grapes, pears, persimmon, all produced without using pesticides or chemical fertilizers. The fertilization of the land involved the Horse Paprika, and donkeys Salt and Pepper.
Activities in the area in terms of eco tourism
- Excursions to nature reserves in the area (Vendicari Pantalica Cavagrande Cassibile;
- Hiking, biking
- Italian language courses for guests