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Aci Castello: small house "Mansardina - Aci Castello"

Bedrooms Studio
Space 387 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 5 - 6 nights


About the property

Aci Castello . In the heart of town, a few steps from the sea, the attic is the ideal place to combine vacation and culture. Single room of 35 square meters , in a small two-storey building , comprising: a loft-like living room , kitchen , bathroom with shower , sofa bed and ottoman bed , terrace . Television , air conditioning and heating, kitchenware, linens and towels .

Ideal for a couple (with child ) or singles who want to spend a quiet period and at the same time knowledge of local traditions.

Aci Castello is a town adjacent to the city of Catania, well connected to the central station and the airport. For less than 2 km away, reachable by a walk, there is the famous village of Aci Trezza , known for the novel Verghiano " The Medlar Tree" , as well as nightclubs , pubs, restaurants and nightclubs.

In the quiet town of Aci Castello , which takes its name from the famous Norman Castle, located in the central square , now a museum , there are all the amenities , from supermarkets to bars, restaurants / pizzerias to music bars , banks and post offices to pharmacies. A holiday of peace and knowledge of the habits of the people of Sicily.

More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2017

About Rosario LEONARDI

I lived for several years in the ' Mansardina ' and assured that you will not be able to easily forget the particularity and beauty of the area . I offer this little apartment to give the possibility to appreciate , in my small , Sicily and the Sicilians . Tourism is the vehicle of growth and maturation of every people , the possibility of confrontation and growth of their own experiences . Hope to every tourist - traveler can spend the best vacation in the most eclectic and imaginative world .

Rosario LEONARDI purchased this studio in 2002

Why Rosario LEONARDI chose Catania

Small and cozy, the attic is located in the center of the small town of Aci Castello, equipped with all the services, as well as in a strategic position to reach places of interest in the eastern Sicily

What makes this studio unique

A place that offers a diversity of cultures and traditions. Suitable for all types of people, from the most demanding, with local refined and expensive, to the more accommodating. An infinity of culture and traditions, every small town and every single Sicilian differs from the other.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday studio in Aci Castello in Province of Catania

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 2
Floor Area:
  • 387 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Max. adults: 3
  • Min. age of primary renter: 1
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • town
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • volcano
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • Disco club
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Aci Castello: small house "Mansardina - Aci Castello"
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 13 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Appartamento accogliente e completo di tutto il necessario per un soggiorno confortevole come a casa propria!

Ottima la posizione, Ben fornita di tutti i servizi..

Ringraziamo il gentilissimo proprietario per la sua ospitalità e disponibilità :D

Voto 10+

  • Review Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Annalisa e Giacomo, sono ragazzi gentili e rispettosi. Hanno soggiornato con responsabilità, riuscendo a rispettare con molta accortezza le regole della casa. Insomma, gli ospiti ideali che tutti vorrebbero avere!!!....
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Ottima Accoglienza !

  • 5 of 5

Arrivati ad Aci Castello, paesino vicino a Catania ben collegato con i mezzi pubblici, abbiamo raggiunto l'appartamento a pochi passi dal castello normanno. Siamo stati accolti dal proprietario che, con discrezione e gentilezza, ha saputo garantirci un appartamento accogliente, ben fornito e curato in ogni dettaglio.

Consigliato assolutamente!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Andrea e Cinzia sono dei bravissimi e gentili ragazzi. Hanno saputo integrarsi facilmente nel contesto sociale. Grazie alla loro accurata preparazione, sono riusciti, in pochi giorni, a fare tantissime tappe, raggiungendo i luoghi di maggiore interesse ed attrazione. E' stata una bella esperienza di confronto ed ospitalità!
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Everything as expected / Alles wie erwartet

  • 5 of 5

Schönes kleines Appartment mit allem was man brauchtin der Nähe vom Meer. Für 2 Personen ideal. Grosse Terasse (das Meer sieht man leider nicht). Gute Pizzeria (Jonica) in Sichtweite. Vermieter sehr nett und zuvorkommend (allerdings sollte man etwas englisch sprechen!)

Insgesamt war es seht gut!

Nice small appartment with all necessities near the sea. Ideal for 2. Big terrace (unfortunately you cannot see the sea from there). Good place to get pizza not far away. The landlord is very nice and helpful.

We had a great time!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ospitare persone gentili per me è una grande soddisfazione! Questi due ragazzi sono stati davvero amabili! Grazie! Rosario
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  • 5 of 5

Appartamento ottimo. Proprietario gentile e disponibile. Tutto bene.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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La casa a dir poco incantevole

  • 5 of 5

La casa è situata in punto ideale per una vacanza indimenticabile; nelle immediate vicinanze:ristoranti, pizzerie,bar,rosticcerie...e sopratutto c'è un mare fantastico...la consigliamo davvero x una vacanza in pieno relax

Per non parlare del proprietario della persona davvero gentile e cordiale è sempre disponibile una persona davvero squisita!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Splendida mansarda

  • 5 of 5

Durante la prima settimana di Agosto ad Aci Castello abbiamo soggiornato in questa graziosissima mansarda, posta a due passi dal Castello Normanno e dal lungomare. L'ambiente è veramente confortevole, pulito e completo di ogni accessorio, ideale per coppie o single, in cerca di un posto tranquillo e come punto di partenza per raggiungere agevolmente tutte le località sulla costa Ionica.

Il proprietario Rosario, come del resto la gran parte dei siciliani che abbiamo avuto il piacere di conoscere, è una persona seria, premurosa e molto disponibile.


  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Aeroporto di Catania
Nearest Barpub
10 Metres
diversi bar e ristoranti nelle vicinanze
Nearest Ferry
8 Kilometres
Porto Catania
Nearest Golf
30 Kilometres
Il Picciuolo Linguaglossa
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Stazione frroviaria di Catania
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
Casello autostradale di Acireale o Catania
Nearest Restaurant
10 Metres
diversi ristoranti nelle vicinanze
Nearest Ski
30 Kilometres
Linguaglossa e Nicolosi
Nearest Beach
20 Metres
Scogliera mare
Car: recommended

The location is in the center of eastern Sicily. A few kilometers away from major landmarks: 3 km from the city center of Catania, Acireale 8 Km from the Baroque town, 20 km from Mount Etna, 30 km from Taormina, 60 km from Siracusa, 100 Km boarding Aeolian Islands.

  Excellent restaurants all on the Ionian coast, to enjoy the typical Mediterranean cuisine.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday studio in Aci Castello, Sicily

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
31 Jul 2017 - 27 Aug 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
fine estate
28 Aug 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Tariffa per notte
17 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
Tariffa per notte
18 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £36.44
Additional Guest Fee £9.11 per person per night

Tariffe scontate in relazione alla durata, Deposito cauzionale, Caparra richiesta alla prenotazione, Consegna delle chiavi da parte del Proprietario non presente in locorietario

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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