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A Casetta

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's2
Space 753 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Mathieu Cervoni
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
24 April, 2017

Why Mathieu Cervoni chose Haute Corse

This centenarian construction has been a family-owned property for many generations. Until 1960, it used to be a barn and sheepfold. Completely abandoned for 40 years, it became my property after family succession in 2002. That was when, my wife, our children, and I have decided to bring it back to life, renovating both the inside and the outside areas, without taking away its charm, its rive-stone areas, its arches, and so on. It gives me great satisfaction to bring the property of my ancestors, where I spent part of my adolescence, back to life.

What makes this house unique

Ideally located in the very centre of Haute-Corse, this charming construction will allow you for touring around to the sea and mountains in a very short time, without having to travel long distances by car.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Castifao in Haute-Corse

Property Type:
  • house
  • floor 0
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 753 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets not allowed
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Spa
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fan
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sunbed
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Toilet 2 - Toilet
    Shower 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Canoe
  • Terrace
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Parasol
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • walking
  • Water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • tennis


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(37 traveller reviews)

average rating of 4.972973 based on 37 reviews

"The house is located in ...

  • 5 of 5

"The house is located in a beautiful environment. All you need is present and nicely decorated. The location is perfect with small distances for walking/hiking, beach and bakery/supermarket. The owner is very helpfull and friendly."

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Le charme de cette location nous pousse à revenir. Le calme, la beauté de l'endroit et l'authenticité de cette villa ne peut que vous laissez d'excellents souvenirs. Sans parler de l'acceuil des propriétaires.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci Marie-Line et Thierry pour votre appréciation. Nous sommes très satisfaits que vous ayez passé un bon séjour , facilité il est vrai par l'excellent contact, dès votre arrivée à la casetta. Bien amicalement, et comme on dit chez nous : A un'altra volta si diù vole . NB : A la prochaine si dieu ....... Elisabeth et Mathieu
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Magnifique endroit!

  • 5 of 5

On a passé un très agréable séjour! Magnifique endroit et Magnifique location! Une décoration très jolie et les propriétaires très sympa!

C'est un endroit reposant, calme et où on a rendez vous avec la nature.

On recommande vivement ce petit paradis...

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Excellente prestation

  • 5 of 5

Location avec beaucoup de cachet : la vue est magnifique, la bergerie rénovée avec goût par Matthieu.

Nous avons passé une semaine très agréable de part l'accueil de Matthieu, le charme et la fonctionnalité de la location sans oublier la situation qui permet de rayonner sur de nombreux sites corses fabuleux ( la vallée d'Asco, la vallée de la Restonica, Corte, les merveilleux village de la Balagne, le désert des Agriates et ses plages paradisiaques, l'Ile rousse, etc...)

Je recommande cette adresse vivement et remercie une nouvelle fois Matthieu pour son accueil, sa générosité et sa gentillesse.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Liebevoll restaurierte alte Bergerie mit wunderbarem Bergblick

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben als Familie mit 3 Kindern wunderbare 2 Wochen in dem Ferienhaus verbracht, in dem es an nichts fehlt. Der Blick über den Pool hinweg in die Berge Korsikas ist umwerfend. Der Vermieter war sehr freundlich und hilfsbereit und es hat alles hervorragend geklappt. Auch wenn der nächst gelegene Ort Ponte Leccia nicht viel bietet, findet man zumindest gute Einkaufsmöglichkeiten in 5 min mit dem Auto. Wir kommen gerne wieder. Vielen Dank an M. Cervoni für die schöne Zeit!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Absolutely lovely!

  • 5 of 5

As beautiful as a holiday home can be. Mr. Cervoni and his lovely wife are wonderful and really endeavored owners and hosts. We had everything we needed and the house and pool are quite clean and cozy. The view is absolutely amazing, the property is very well located: What more could you want from a holiday home. We enjoyed our stay a lot and will sure come back as soon as possible. Thank you, Mrs. and Mr. Cervoni for some wonderful and unforgettable days!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup pour vos agréables commentaires. Un couple très agréable et très respectueux des lieux qui pour un premier séjour en corse a su apprécier la région. En espérant vous recevoir à nouveau lors de votre prochain séjour en corse.
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Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Bastia-Poretta Airport
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Pizzeria Chez Dédé
Nearest Ferry
30 Kilometres
Nearest Train
4.5 Kilometres
Ponte Leccia
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Chez Dédé
Nearest Ski
40 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
20 Kilometres
Ostriconi - Lozari
Car: necessary

From Bastia, follow national road 193 in the direction of Ponte Leccia; then, take the road to La Balagne Île-Rousse - Calvi. Continue for 6 km, and turn left in the direction of Castifao. Continue for 600 m. Then, there you will see a gate on the left-hand side of the departmental road RD 247.

Visit the Lama Film Festival, the theatre performances of Aria, Giussani Restaurant with regional cuisine, the Musée de la Corse in Corte, and areas for climbing and via ferrata in the Gorges of the Asco.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Castifao, Corsica

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Avant saison
1 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Basse saison
27 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Moyenne saison
1 Jul 2017 - 28 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Haute saison
29 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Basse saison
3 Sep 2017 - 14 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

La caution remboursable s'élève à 750€.
La location du linge de maison pour 4 personnes ainsi que le ménage final sont compris dans les tarifs des mois de juillet et août, tarif en fonction du nombre de personnes, caution demandée, acompte/arrhes à la réservation, remise des clés par le propriétaire, propriétaire non présent sur place

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