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Aeolian Island Villa-Detached villa LIPARI, private pool with stunning sea view

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Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday villa in Pianogreca

3 Bedrooms, sleeps 6, 3 bathrooms with shower

This air-cond Villa is situated on a dramatic red volcanic coastline of Lipari, and offers stunning views of the lying below sea and of the north coast of Sicily. Sq. meters 90, plus sq.mt 90covered patios, garden and swimming-pool.

The magnificient view and the total tranquillity that you can experience al Villalabruni makes this lovely villa truly special.Situated on the Island of Lipari,atop a hilloverlooking the sea,the villa is immersed among typical Mediteranean vegetation and protected by tow Hills of volcanic rocks that slope gently down towards the sea.

A narrow footpath,50 metres away from home, has been created between the two hill from wind and water erosion (Eolo-the Greek God)and this leads to an inviting rocky and sandy beach(valle Muria-with its red,yellows,purple and white rocks) where you can find refreshment,sun shades and sun-loungers.

Just a few minutes drive and you can reach,from home, the main town of the islans with the characteristic port.

Enjoy a pleasant evening at one of the various restaurants and bar.

The spacious terraces wich run along two sides of the villa has been recently restaured revealing the traditional style of this area.

The benches in the masonry of the terraces are covered with handmade pottery, with arabesque motifs, in memory of Arab domination on the island.

The rooms are tastefully furnished while respecting the semplicity that is typical of the home the Island.

Though there are two houses behind the villa,total privacy can be enjoied on the terrace,on the pool and garden.All the bedroom have air-conditioning and lead directly on the terrace.

Distance from the main town and port Km 3.5.A car is recommended.

Fully-equipped kitchen. An ideal place to sit, eat and relax, especially to watch sailing boats and luxurious yachts from the patio, and also the sunset that turns the volcanic stones from yellow in deep red! The sun is on the pool from morning until sunset.

From May 2011 vacation is avaiable a CELESTRON 70mm telescope:perfect for observing scenic views of boats and yachts in the bay,the norther coast of Sicily,,and may also be used for astronomical observing of stars and milky-way from the first floor terrace at night.AMAZING!

How to arrive: How to arrive: BY SEA: From Naples - 4-5 hours by hydrofoil (Snav Company - Ustica lines Company), 1 night by ship (Siremar Company). From Reggio Calabria: 2 hours by hydrofoil (Ustica lines Company). From Messina: 2,50h by hydrofoil (Ustica lines Company). From Milazzo: 1 hours by hydrofoil (Ustica lines Company/Siremar Company-every hour). From Palermo: 4 hours by hydrofoil (Ustica lines Company). For info and booking: SNAV (Naples): tel 0039 81 4285555. USTICA LINES: tel. 0039 923 873813. SIREMAR (Naples): tel. 0039 81 2514711/0039 81 2514721. SIREMAR (Milazzo): tel 0039 90 9283242

BOATS SIREMAR Milazzo-Lipari 7 and 9AM-6.30PM-Lipari -Milazzo 6.30/11.30AM-6 PM

NGI Boat 10 PM Milazzo-Lipari

BY AIR: Catania (Fontanarossa) Airport. Rent -a-car there, drive north (highway) to Milazzo (90 minutes),take the boat/hydrofoil (see above)- Palermo (Falcone Borsellino)Airport. Rent-a-car, drive east to Milazzo (120 mins), take the boat/hydrofoil)see above

Helicopter: Normally it lands in Panarea, the next island to Lipari.

But, ask to arrive just in Lipari: it is expensive but possible!

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Member since: 2007
Speaks English, Italian
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Calendar last updated:
4 September, 2016


based on 12 holidaymaker reviews

Aeolian Island Villa-Detached villa LIPARI, private pool with stunning sea view
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews

My favourite holiday of all time

  • 5 of 5

The pictures do not do this Villa justice. It is bigger brighter and even more beautiful. The views are incredible. My family and I had one of the best holidays we ever had!! and we travel alot. Lipari itself is so unspoiled of its natural beauty, yet still has all the convenience you could ask for, it is absolutely charming. The people are incredibly friendly and gracious. From the moment we got there we had the neighbours giving us fresh tomatoes and capers from there garden!! I cant even describe how good the food is...try Ristorante Filippino my fav restaurant. I would HIGHLY recommend to anyone going to Lipari and staying in this Villa, it was truly a vacation I will never forget.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 21, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you a lot,Frank,for your kind words! And...hoping to host your family again...we send U all our best wishes for a Merry Christmas! Francesco.
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Beautiful home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Highly recommend this property in Lipari. Has everything you need to feel at home, relax and enjoy the beautiful view. Not far from a nice beach and also from the city centre although a mean of transportation is preferable. A swim in the pool is the perfect way to start the day! The house is fully equipped with wifi, washing machine, tv although we never used it..so much better to dine outside and admire the landscape! A truly beautiful holiday un a beautiful house!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 13, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much, Maria Grazia&Friends. Your satisfaction of the holiday is even my satisfaction. Forget the problems of everyday life is not difficult, at home, enjoying the view from the terraces and much more .. Thanks again.Francesco
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Dream House with Sea View

  • 5 of 5

Here we spent the most wonderful week of vacation of our lives. The house is furnished with much love and good taste. The unregenerate location, the view and the tranquility rarely found. Thanks to Francesco, the owner of the house for his great tips and his helpfulness. We can highly recommend this house. We will come back next year again for sure.

The Aeolian Islands are known as the "Caribbean" in Europe. We can confirm.

Sabine & Joschi from Austria

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear friends, thank you for your words.We do love this house, and we try to give our guests an atmosphere of family home, preferring the peace and tranquility for their relaxation. Reading a book on the terrace, watching the sea and the boats down 'in Valle Muria, or drinking a Sicilian white wine, listening to the "music" of the roosters singing, or trying to see the small falcons to hunt rabbits, is an experience that we live every year and that we do not get bored. Have you seen the swallows circling in the sky and suddenly swoop down to drink the pool water? Dozens and dozens of swallows around 6pm are a sight! We are happy for our guests. Thank you for your kind invitation: We'll come to find certainly in Innsbruck!
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An Amazing Villa for beautiful holidays !

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé une merveilleuse semaine dans cette magnifique Villa. Rien ne manque, les chambres sont spacieuses, les draps sont propres, les salles de bains sont grandes et la cuisine est parfaite.

Nous étions 4 personnes et nous avons tous appréciés cet instant magique. Le temps semble s'arrêter lorsque vous êtes au bord de la piscine ou sur le transat.

Le cadre est magnifique, le calme est au rendez-vous.

Bref, un conseil vous pouvez y aller les yeux fermés.

A recommander bien entendu!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear: thank you a lot for your kind revew on HomeAway about my house in Lipari. Your satisfaction tell us that our effort to offer a nice place to live and a personal organization in giving suggestions for guests vacations, was awarded. We are also grateful to Giuseppina e Giovanni for their essential housekeepers work. They are specials persons for us. Thank you again! Francesco
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A fantastic villa with an amazing view

  • 5 of 5

We have just come back from this beautiful villa, where we probably had our best holiday ever!! It is so peaceful, there is a lot of wildlife, birds of prey, geckos and various other birds that like to entertain. The house is beautiful, one of the nicest villas we have ever stayed in. What you see is what you get. The house was beautiful and clean, it is clearly loved by Francesco & Brunella. The pool was lovely, and I swam for a least an hour every day.

It is perfectly located, only 5 mins away from town, which is just great! We didn't see much of the island, as we had already traveled down from Napoli, and we really just wanted to relax, we were heading up to the Amalfi coast on our way home too. So it was just perfect. The housekeeper & her husband were lovely people, and we were given fresh vegetables from their garden.

Francesco was so helpful, we landed by helicopter, and he even arranged for us to be collected from where we landed! The flight was amazing, and we flew over Stromboli, which I would highly recommend. He also told us about the swallows that dive over the pool most days, and about the stars, one night we had the most incredible view of the stars. He also helped us organize a hire car from the guy who collected us.

Elisabeth, who is a good friend of Francesco's cooked us an amazing meal on the night we arrived, and bought us some local wines to try, we invited her to spend the evening & eat with us.

We ate at the most incredible fish restaurant Filippino almost every day of our 2 week stay, the food was amazing, it is now our favorite restaurant in the world!

We took our ipods, but didn't listen to them once, you don't need music in such a wonderful place, we just listened to the sounds of nature and spent every evening on the main terrace, chatting and trying all the lovely wines. If you like good wine & amazing food then this is the place to go!

Francesco, we are home now, but are still so very relaxed! :) Thank you so much for sharing your home with us. We hope to come back next year. It's 16 degrees at home & raining, we miss everything already! :(

Ciao for now


  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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florence toscana italia


  • 5 of 5

Our family decided to get together and after many years have a family holiday.

This meant a wide age group from granny to grandchildren each with different holiday expectations.

We had a wonderful time in Villa la Bruni

The layout is very spacious, well laid out and very comfortable which allows each person to relax if they particularly want to rest. It has a fantastic swimming pool and garden for the more energetic. All is brought together by two large tables placed at each end of the covered porch which runs the whole length of the house. These have multple uses, great dinners, long chats,

various games.

The kitchen and bathrooms are well appointed.

We were pampered by Giuseppina who was determined to educate our northern palates by providing fresh fruit and vegetables from her garden plus capers plus tuna fish .....

We didn't want to leave!

The island is amazing It is small but there are lot's of places of interest to visit

The trip up to the top of Vulcano is an experience.

Then there is Stromboli Alicudi e Filicudi.

Nearer "home" there is a pebble beach just under the Villa, the water is crystal clear and calm. the way up is a little steep but once you have been up and down a couple of times you don't have to stop for a rest.

There are lovely golden evening walks up to what was the crater of a volcano,now filled with garden plots.

We will certainly be coming back

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ohhh.Thank you a lot,ScottishFamily! You will be welcome next time! We renewed pool and forniture.May and June are wonderfull in Lipari. My Best- Francesco
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Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Catania Fontanarossa
Nearest Ferry
3 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
250 Metres
Car: necessary

Aeolian Islands are UNESCO PATRIMONIUM.

Lipari is the main of the 7 Aeolian Islands, coming from volcanic origin. With his 8000 inhabitants, is the most equipped for service and sea-excursions. The old town is full of small pubs with live music, there are many restaurants, the hospital, and shops. Museum of ancient Greek mask. Typical are the pumice mines, and the sea all around is similar to Caribbean Sea, with white sand.

There are 2 islands with active volcans: Volcano (15 minutes by hydrofoil) with his sulphuric gas, and STROMBOLI, with lava-eruption every 30 minutes. Is it possible to rise on the top of Stromboli with guides, to see the eruption from 200 mt!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Pianogreca, Aeolian Islands

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
8 Oct 2016 - 5 Nov 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

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The owner declines any responsibility regarding delays,cancellations etc...of transportation(Trains-Planes-Ship-Bus) or adverse weather conditions not permitting departures or arrivals of the boat/hydrofoil to and from

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Pianogreca in Europe

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 90 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • ISDN Access
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Telescope
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Child Bed
  • Two bedrooms look on the sea
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Binoculars
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • bay
  • caves
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Welcome Pack: Fresh water/fruits/A bottle of milk/sugar/salt & pepper/The bags/soap/toilet-paper. On one of the patio, there is a table for 12 people, with wonderful view on the sea. On the other a table for 8. Inside: dining table for 8. Maid is available, payment directly to her (she is the housekeeper, who will pick U up at the port). Rent a boat/group excursions to all beaches of all islands/see eruption from boat(night)/diving/sailing/fishing.

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