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Villa in Avola between Noto and Syracuse, with pool and large garden.

People9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,368 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Exclusive Villa located near three of the most beautiful Sicilian cities: Syracuse, Avola and Noto. The house is built on the top of the Ancient Avola’s Hills, in a peaceful and relaxing place. This fascinating location is between the Iblei Mountain and the Ionio Sea.

The villa is surrounded by a luxuriant wide garden and the private pool made this place enjoyable. Thanks to its unique shape, the pool looks like a mountain lake or an exotic beach. This elegant pool is large 15x13 meters and it has different depths, therefore it is possible to swim, dive or just chill out at the poolside, where the water is less deep.

The garden, as the pool, is private and it is big 3000mq. It’s composed by different kind of trees and leafy plants: tall pines, centuries-old olive trees, exotic palms, fruit trees and many types of scented and lively flowers make this garden enchanting.

This location gives a great feeling, as you are suspended in the air between the sky and sea. It will be one of your best holiday and you will keep it forever in your mind.

Avola is considered the Perl of the Ionio Sea, because of the thin sand and the crystalline water. From the Villa it is easy to reach the most beautiful beaches of the Sicily like Lido di Avola (7km), Lido di Noto (13km) and Syracuse (25km). Going by car from Avola, in less than 20 minutes, you can reach the beaches of Fontane Bianche, Marzamemi, San Lorenzo Calamosche and visit the Reserve of Vendicari.

This city of Avola is well known for the production of delicious type of almond and for the many vineyards which produce the exquisite Nero D’Avola wine.

The strategic location allows to enjoy a breath-taking view. Watching from the terrace to the sea, it is possible to admire the most southern part of the Sicily, the lighthouse of Capo Passero.

Proximity to the city, there are many interesting and charming places to visit: The Dolmen in its archaeological site, the villas from the Ancient Rome, the “Tonnara” and the Old Marina.

The Reserve of Cava Grande has been established in the 1984 and it is far only 2 kilometres from the villa. The lovers of the nature have the chance to see the Nache Lakes, the Cassibile River and the Ancient Cacyparis.

The villa supplies for any comfort. There are three double rooms, two bathrooms (both of them with the shower), living room with fireplace and two sofa beds, large kitchen and cribs.

The air-conditioning system is independent.

The price includes water and gas consumption.

The electricity consumption will be calculated by using the energy counter at the end of the stay.

Towels and sheets are included.

The cleaning service is: € 80,00.

The arrive in the midweek is allowed.

We invite you to watch video and pictures about the place.

More Details

Owner
Ino Andolina
Member since: 2008
Speaks Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 November, 2017

What makes this villa unique

It has got a unique view. It is surrounded by greenery and it has a considerable extension of land that surrounds it (3,000 sq m :). In front of the patio there is a well-kept lawn with exotic plants and palm trees and a beautiful private pool.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Avola in Province of Syracuse

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2368 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 13.00 / Check-out: 10.00
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fan
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Shower room 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Sofa bed for 2 people in the linving room.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • Disco club
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(30 traveller reviews)

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Villa in Avola between Noto and Syracuse, with pool and large garden.
average rating of 4.9 based on 30 reviews
5

A perfect place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week staying here. The villa is very well equiped and comfortable. The high point for us was the terrace and swimming pool. It was such a treat to sit out on the terrace with the beautiful view surrounded by the lovely garden. We always looked forward to coming back to it after a trip out

It is a great area to stay in with so much to do. Favourite things for us were the Cavagrande, Ragusa, Syracuse, Mount Etna and a boat trip from Marzamemi

This is one of the nicest places we have ever stayed!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great garden and pool, ideal for families

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here in April 2017. The pool and garden is great for young children, and they loved it. Bedrooms are comfortable and everything was provided. The entire house is very clean and the kitchen is well equipped though only a small oven - which we didn't use as we tended to eat out. There is a really nice outdoor terrace too.

The view if great but you do have a long (but nice) drive up the mountain and while it's a very secure and private place there are no conveniences to walk to, though we had an amazing meal at Turismo Rurale Avola Antica a 5 minute drive away. It's a good base for Noto, Syracuse, the Cava Grande, Vendicari and Modica and the drive to Akrai was one of my favourite trips.

We saw plenty of the owner Ignazio so if you have a problem he is around. We don't speak Italian but we managed OK, though I think we had a few mix ups but that's to be expected.

  • Review Submitted: 03-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Brilliant!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week in July. The villa is well laid out with good facilities - everything you need. The owner was helpful and welcoming. What made the place really special was the outdoor area, including a large shady terrace, beautiful landscaped gardens and the most amazing pool. We had planned to do lots of sight seeing but we loved the villa and spent much of our holiday here. The pool has a shallow 'beach' area but it is also big enough and deep enough to swim in and it provided the perfect way to keep cool in the hot Sicilian summer.

The road from Avola to the villa winds up the hillside with some sharp bends with stunning views all the way up. It is well worth the trip. The roads near the villa are a bit narrower but we had no problem with our medium sized hire car (a VW Touran). There are no shops in the village but there are plenty of shops in Avola and we found everything we wanted.

Avola is a good base for visiting this part of Sicily with Syracuse, Noto and Modica all in easy reach. Avola has sandy beaches and the sea is crystal clear - bring your snorkel and mask! In all these places there are good restaurants, particularly if, like us, you enjoy fresh fish and seafood.

We had the holiday of a lifetime here and we would highly recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely house on top of a hill

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this property for a week, in June 2016.

You have everything you need in the house. The owner, Ignazio, is very attentive with all the details.

The pool is ideal, especially for kids.

Lovely garden and view.

Highly recommend it!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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"We were totally pleased ...

  • 5 of 5

"We were totally pleased with this property: the villa was extremely well equipped, the gardens large and attractive, the terrace wonderful, with views across the gorge to the hills across. The surroundings were beautiful, and absolutely no noise. We enjoyed eating at the convent-turned restaurant on the other side of the gorge -- good food in abundance, reasonably priced. You do definitely need a car for this property, and the sharp curves on the road up need getting used to -- but worth it.

The owner was very generous with his help, quick to respond to any request, kind and convivial.

We think warmly of this place and would happily return."

  • Review Submitted: 17-May-2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Villa in Avola Antica with astonishing view and big garden

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in Ino's villa. Ino and his lady gave us a very warm welcome and were always helpful. The villa was big enough to accommodate 6 persons and was very clean. The pool was a pleasant refreshment. We can recommend the villa and will return as soon as possible.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lukas e la sua famiglia sono stati degli ospiti meravigliosi. Genitori gentilissimi e figli molto ben educati. Hanno lasciato la casa pulita ed ordinata. Consigliamo questi ospiti e gradiremmo poterli avere nuovamente nella nostra villa.
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Location

Nearest Airport
70 Kilometres
Catania
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Bar Laghetti Cava Grande
Nearest Ferry
130 Kilometres
Messina
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Siracusa
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
Catania-Siracusa
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Avola antica
Nearest Beach
7 Kilometres
Avola
Car: necessary

For those who want to reach Sicily by air the nearest airport is the airport of Catania Fontanarossa International, which is 70 km from Avola. Another stop is located in Sicily at Palermo, which is the airport at Punta Raisi, about 250 km in both airports there is the possibility of renting a car or take a bus to reach the goal. If you want to reach Sicily by boat you can start from Genoa, Livorno and Civitavecchia to Palermo with landing (they are fast ships). If you picked up in Naples is landing in Catania and the vessels of the TTT Lines. If you picked up in Salerno disembark at Messina (a 2 hours drive from Avola). By car from Messina or Palermo reach Avola along the motorway Catania-Messina and Palermo-Catania. Arrived in Catania it must take the SS 114 and follow the signs to Syracuse and continuing until at Avola.Here you will find owners that will take you to your home. (Europe Rent Car 00390957231232 Holiday Car Rental 0039095346769 Maggiore Rent 0039095341062)

2 km from the reserve of Cava Grande Cassibile with its famous lakes. 6 Km Avola with its beautiful sandy beaches and crystal clear water. To taste its famous products: Nero d'Avola wine and almond pizzuta for the preparation of delicious sweets and granite. A 6 km from Avola is Noto, a small Baroque jewel and 15 minutes from Siracusa Avola, famous for its Greek culture, with numerous archaeological sites like the Greek Theater, the Ear of Dionysius, La Cave Cordari. Also the Ortigia's Island in just one square kilometer contains Greeks Temples, Palaces Swabians, Aragonese and Barocchi and Arab streets. Not far from the Reserve Vendicari. At 80 Km there Catania, on the slopes of Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe and near Taormina, Noto, Siracusa, Modica beautiful Cities.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Avola, 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
 
ottobre
28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£304
for 4 nights
£532
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
dicembre
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£710
for 7 nights
£710
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
Bassa
6 Jan 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£444
for 7 nights
£444
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Media
31 Mar 2018 - 20 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£532
for 7 nights
£532
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Media
21 Apr 2018 - 8 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£710
for 7 nights
£710
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
Alta
9 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£887
for 7 nights
£887
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
Alta
30 Jun 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,597
for 7 nights
£1,597
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
Alta
21 Jul 2018 - 3 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,775
for 7 nights
£1,775
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest
 
Alta
4 Aug 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,041
for 7 nights
£2,041
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £31 per night, per additional guest
 
Alta
11 Aug 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,218
for 7 nights
£2,218
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £31 per night, per additional guest
 
Alta
18 Aug 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,041
for 7 nights
£2,041
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £31 per night, per additional guest
 
Alta
25 Aug 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,597
for 7 nights
£1,597
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest
 
Media
8 Sep 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
£1,217
for 6 nights
£1,420
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
Media
15 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,242
for 7 nights
£1,242
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
Bassa
29 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£710
for 7 nights
£710
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Bassa
27 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£304
for 4 nights
£532
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Bassa
22 Dec 2018 - 12 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
£406
for 4 nights
£710
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £177.46
Pet Fee £8.87

Tutti i consumi sono inclusi nel prezzo eccetto il costo energia elettrica che solo nei mesi di Maggio, Giugno, Luglio, Agosto, Settembre, e solo per soggiorni superiori a 3 notti, verrà calcolata in base al reale consumo dei nostri ospiti mediante contatore.
Consegna delle chiavi da parte del proprietario.
Pulizie finali: 80 euro.
Cauzione: 200 euro.
Si fa presente che per il check-in oltre le ore 18,00 verrà applicato un costo aggiuntivo di €. 30,00. Per il check-in oltre le ore 20,00 verrà applicato un costo aggiuntivo di €. 50,00.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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