(Text automatically translated) Gulf of Mondello, facing the sea, the area Mondello, just 10 km from the center of Palermo. With stunning terrace of 120 sqm ideal to admire and enjoy the view of the beautiful Gulf of Mondello. With large terrace of 120 square meters. The house has 4 beds + 1 double sofa bed, equipped to accommodate families with children, there are games and other facilities (cot, bouncer for kids, games, buggy ...)
Giuseppa Maria Badame
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- 22 Jun 2018
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100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date. 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Great place but owner could refine a few things to make it a 5 star.
Overall very comfortable with a great location and view. We were confused on how to access the home. The access was a pedestrian gate that was locked off of a busy street with about 80 steps. Drove around to top side of home but there was no access. Turns out parking was on a side street just down from the gate. I had asked for access directions from the owner but didn't receive a response. The hot water was an issue. We ended up with one cold shower and the rest opted out. We figured out there were some wall switches for the hot water too late but again, some directions at the home or on the wall would have been nice. The VRBO site claims Internet yes but there was no internet. Owner responded that Internet was available on request but this was not what was advertised. This was the biggest disappointment since it's a necessity as travelers. Owner claims to speak about a dozen different languages (google translate??) but the person letting us in didn't know English so directions were difficult. I think if these things were made clearer the experience for others would be greatly improved.
Again my apologise, because I couldn't be there at your check in, and the house keeper speaks just 2 languages and no one was yours.
I just want to remember you that your was like a last minute booking for 1 night only at Easter time.
Sorry for everything.
Beautiful view. Inclimate weather conditions influenced our experience
By no fault of our hostess, we had a good stay, but not excellent. The condo was cold and the heater did not work well. It was quite windy and stormy during our stay, we were longing for heat and hot water for showers. We turned on the hot water a half hour prior to showers, but it was not enough to supply hot water for 2 showers. The internet was intermittently non-functional, which was frustrating. Our hostess came to fix it twice! We were very appreciative.
I think I would have loved it during warm weather.
Very sorry for the weather condition.
But I remember that I suggested you to choose for that period another house, even in Mondello that could suit your need better in winter season.
For the wi fi, I really don't understand what happened to the router, but I thought to have come prompt.
I hope that in any case you'll keep a good memory of Sicily despite the weather.
We recently stayed at Adduara Reef House. What a magnificent apartment and experience!! the apartment was just as the photos showed, nicely decorated, very clean, and well equipped. Giuseppe was the perfect owner/host. She met us at the apartment to show us around, and was wonderfully accomodating. It was our first trip to Sicily. She made sure that we were well informed about restaurants, and any needs we might have. She arranged a tour of Palermo with a wonderful guide. We had a wifi problem, which she correct the next day. We were warned of many steps up to the apartment. There are 76, but so worth the view. We do recommend a flashlight. There was one small section on the steps with no light. We highly recommend this apartment.
Dear Jim and Susan
Many thanks for your feedback.
I'm so proud that you've appreciated your first sicilian holiday, and my apartment too.
I hope that you would be back in Sicily asap, and you'll keep your holiday in your best memories.
See you soon
"The house is secure, cle...
"The house is secure, clean and has everything you need except for couple obvious things: no kettle, microwave and hangers in second bedroom, and the door handles must be greased.
The view from windows is excellent, the roof terrace is fantastic - you can eat there, sleep, have sun baths and watch stars at night. Surroundings are great but looks like Palermo now has problem with garbage collection: Palermo area gets really dirty from time to time but to the date of our departure they cleaned it up. One great bonus to this place: the tenants can use the private beach just 30 steps away from the gate, and this beach is really good.
The host Rosa is just fantastic person, she is 100% reliable person and was of great help for us, you can rely upon her if you would need some help, etc.
Two minor negative things: (1) for older persons: the apartment is at the third floor, so bringing your luggage upstairs may be hard, as well as returning back home (for us it was a bonus - extra exercise, and we are 55), and (2) there is a road (not heavy traffic at all) just at the gate so it may bother you from time to time when you have dinner on the balcony. It almost did not bother us. You better have a car at this place though bus transportation is good enough. No problem with parking near the house. I think the apartment is a little bit small for 4 adult persons but absolutely fine for 2-3. I would recommend it to friend."
"This is a beautiful clea...
"This is a beautiful clean and tidy house. It was very comfortable to stay in and felt like a home from home. The view over the sea is fantastic and you can sit on the balcony to eat breakfast while listening to the sounds of the sea below. There are a few shops and restuarants nearby and Mondello and the main city of Palermo are only a short distance by car. Overall I would say that this is a stunning property in a beautiful location. My family and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. I would reccomend it to anyone!"
"We love this apartment, ...
"We love this apartment, it''s already the second time that we came. The view of the balcony and the rooftop terras is absolutely fantastic and the house in itself is comfortable. We came with our one-year-old daughter and Rosa made sure we found all the necessary in the house, like a camping bed, toys suitable for her age, playpen and high chair. The only minus was that we needed to carry our daughter up the stairs to access the house!
It was also nice that upon arrival we already found some basic shopping in the house for our first needs. Great place to spend your holidays nearby the sea and Palermo (and surroundings)."
(Text automatically translated) From the airport follow the direction Mondello, at the square of Waldensian go right on the waterfront and then at the crossroads turn right and then left. Proceed on the waterfront for cr 1500 meters.
(Text automatically translated) Restaurant Bye Bye Blues in Vaudois Restaurant Charleston Restaurant Pizzeria Le Mistral ancient walls Aperitif at Cala Levante, Plaet, Solemar (200m) After dinner at Tonnara Bordonaro (2 km)