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House A.G.A.T.A. - discovering Sicily starting from Arcile

People13
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
People
13
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Costa Saracena - Castelluccio

The house A.G.A.T.A. is situated in a calm and familiar atmosphere, furnished with taste and functionality, with a supreme sight on the sea and the below swimming pool, dipped in the Mediterranean typical vegetation: palms of large stalk, oleander, plants of ficodindia...

It shows itself on the wonderful sea of the beautiful bay, which is not distant than a few steps.

From the splendid terraces you can admire the charming rise and setting of the sun on the horizon of the sea, with the Etna as background.

The house A.G.A.T.A. is an optimal base for a lot of excursions (short and long once):

Brucoli, typical small fishermen village, is distant just a few minutes by car; here and in the other small villages around you can taste the delicious specialties of Sicily: granite, arancini, the cakes made of almonds and pistachio nuts... and obviously plenty of fish dishes.

Numerous other localities are just half an hour away:

Catania, this baroque city with its typical fish market and the daily open general market, its wonderful, rich city-centre, that keeps animated all the night.

Taormina, less than an hour away, the famous pearl of the tourism in Sicily.

The Etna, the most important active volcano of Europe, witch offers fascinating excursions on foot and on funicular and obviously, but single twenty minutes far, the wonderful

Siracusa, ancient Greek city, with its wonderful artistic patrimony and archaeological museum;

And … and … and ….

More Details
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed

Property Manager
Andrea
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French, German, Italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
9 December, 2016
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(67 traveller reviews)

House A.G.A.T.A. - discovering Sicily starting from Arcile
average rating of 4.970149 based on 67 reviews
Pine Grove
5

Deperate in Sicily

  • 5 of 5

Andrea came to our rescue when our agriturismo did not work out for us. We needed a place to stay for a week and we were desperate. Andrea was super accommodating and met us to show us the route to the house as it is in a gated and secluded area. The house was beautiful with a gourmet kitchen, BBQ, view of the sea and three bedrooms. The bathrooms were great too. Andrea was very charming as were his three wonderful children. He also speaks English which helped. This was off season so we were very fortunate to get this lovely place and location. I'm remiss in not having done this review earlier, my apologies to Andrea.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Dan L.

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic place to get away. It was exactly as described and the owner (Andrea) could not have been nicer or more accommodating. The villa is very well maintained and equipped, and I would highly recommend this place for anyone who is visiting the area. My only regret was we couldn’t stay longer, but had to get back to the real world. However, we will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

"It was great time, every...

  • 5 of 5

"It was great time, everything was very good.I'll recomend it to all my friends."

  • Review Submitted: Nov 1, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ruurlo - Holland
5

"A perfect place to spend...

  • 5 of 5

"A perfect place to spend a week at leisure and well situated to explore the surrounding area.

A beautifull vila with all you need at hand.

The owners gave us an exeptionally warm welcome and made us really feel at home. The beach has pebbles, with, on clear days, stunning views on Etna. A pity the pool was not open yet (only in July & August) but the beach was only 100mtrs.

A 4 km walk over the hill to the lovely village of Brucoli where you can do some shopping and have great meals. Real nice atmosphere there and very lively on sunday when mainly the Sicilians have a day out. Great trips in the area to Etna, Noto, Siracusa, Caltagirone, Piazza Armerina (don't forget the Roman villa and famous mosaïcs) In the evening we spent many a pleasant hour on the roof terras, barbequing, enjoying the sunset and moonrise. In short: a perfect stay for an acceptable price. Thanks Andrea and also thanks to your parents."

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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"Maison tres bien située ...

  • 5 of 5

"Maison tres bien située dans une baie privée, avec plage à 2 pas, avec gazon/galets/rochers et douches.

Piscine immense pour la joie des petits et des grands

Maison tres grande, fonctionnelle, avec terasses magnifiques.

Un seul regret: pas de clim.

Propriétaire sur place et aux petits soins avec ses hotes.

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  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2012
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Das war Urlaub!!

  • 5 of 5

Wir, eine Familie mit 10 Erwachsenen haben Haus A.G.A.T.A. und ein weiteres Domizil in der Anlage gemietet. Wir fanden alles so, wie es uns in der Vorbereitung angekündigt war. Das Haus ist sauber, gut ausgestattet und in einem ruhigen, gepflegten Umfeld. Andrea und seine Familie waren immer hilfsbereit und zuvorkommend. Gerne wieder!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Aeroporto Catania Fontanarossa
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Brucoli
Nearest Ferry
41 Kilometres
Porto di Catania
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
San Leonardo Golf Resort
Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
Brucoli FS
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
Catania - Siracusa (uscita Augusta)
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Brucoli
Nearest Ski
74 Kilometres
Nicolosi Etna Sud
Nearest Beach
60 Metres
Baia di Arcile
Car: necessary

1) From Catania, take the SS114/E45 for Siracusa and follow it until reaching km 125,6, where you can change to the SP57 Brucoli-Carlentini (just after a bridge). 2) Take the SP57 in direction of Brucoli and drive on until reaching the rectilinear at km-stone 12 (a blue road-sign on the right side). At the end of this rectilinear (approximately at km 12,4), the SP57 turns strongly to the right (with typical road-sign of black-white arrows), and just in that curve, on the left, the crosspiece is found that leads to the "Bay of Arcile" (if you reach a narrow bridge, where you can pass only one car a time, then you went about 300 meters to far). 3) Follow this private road without outlet, admiring the panoramic view (the bay, the sea and on the background Catania with the Etna), until the end – that’s it, you got to the access-gate of the complex of "Baia di Arcile". 4) Now 100 meters on, on your right side, at the N°15 you find our house A.G.A.T.A. - Welcome!!!

Detailed information about places to visit, useful addresses, manifestations, events, typical restaurants and pubs, excursions, e.s.o., will be offered by the owners on place.

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P.S.: You can also find our house A.G.A.T.A. with "Google-Earth". Just search for "Cozzo dei Turchi". You will find a hill with this name, and just next (in north-east/ sea direction) you will find a group of houses around a swimming-pool (that on the photo appears green) – that is the pool of the complex of "Baia di Arcile". Our house A.G.A.T.A. is the second one of the row of houses next to the pool; you recognize the wide roof-terrace (on the photo bluish) between two big, red tile roofs.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Costa Saracena - Castelluccio, Syracuse Province

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Alta Stagione
17 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
£431
for 4 nights
£754
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £17 per night, per additional guest
 
Alta stagione
8 Apr 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£431
for 4 nights
£754
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £17 per night, per additional guest
 
Media stagione
17 Apr 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£213
for 3 nights
From
£71
£460
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Alta stagione
1 Jul 2017 - 28 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£921
for 7 nights
£921
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £17 per night, per additional guest
 
Altissima stagione
29 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,172
for 7 nights
£1,172
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Media stagione
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£213
for 3 nights
From
£71
£460
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Alta stagione
23 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£431
for 4 nights
£754
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £17 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£176
for 3 nights
From
£59
£377
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £167

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Costa Saracena - Castelluccio in Sicily

Property Type:
  • house
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 140 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 13 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    - Outdoor Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 3 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Deck Furniture
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Barbecue
  • Parasol
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • caves
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • volcano
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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