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New, Air Conditioned apartment with 3 terraces and swimming pool close to beach

Bedrooms 2
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Immaculate, 2 bedroom apartment, sleeps 6 with air conditioning

Villaggio Bergamotto is a beautiful walled and gated complex in Gioiosa Ionica, with a 200 m² communal pool and surrounded by orange groves. This is a first floor, 2 bedroom apartment (sleeps 6) with lift access. There is a king sized bed in the main bedroom,two single beds in the second bedroom and a double sofa bed in the lounge. The apartment benefits from a brand new, modern fitted kitchen with a gas hob and electric oven, there is also a washing machine.The lounge/dining room has a TV, DVD, CD player , MP3 docking station and air conditioning. Double doors lead from the lounge onto a balcony with patio furniture. There are also two other balconies accessed from the bedrooms, all with lovely views. The bathroom is modern with the added advantage of having a bath and overhead shower. The apartment is fully equipped and has all you need for a relaxing holiday. Our property manager will meet you on arrival and give you all the information that you need for an enjoyable stay. All towels and bedlinen are included. There is a washing machine in the apartment. A travel cot and a high chair can be provided upon request. There is internet in the apartment.

Easily Accessible : The region of Calabria in Southern Italy is easily accessible. Regular flights from the UK and all over the world, direct to Lamezia. From the UK, Ryanair fly from Stanstead and Monarch fly from Gatwick. There are direct flights from Dusseldorf in Germany, Canada, USA and many Italian cities like Pisa, Milan and Rome. A ferry to the beautiful island of Sicily is only an hours drive away. It takes only 45 min and leaves regularly from Reggio Calabria so would make a great day trip.

Close to Beach and Mountains: The shimmering, aquamarine waters and white sandy beaches of the Ionian coast are only a 5 min drive from the apartment. Here you can enjoy many water sports like paragliding and jet skiing or just soak up the sun. The Tyrrhenian coast is also just a 30 min drive and home to the award winning beach resort of Tropea. Tropea also hosts an annual Jazz festival that draws people from all over the world. The Sila mountains are a 15 min drive away. Here you can visit traditional Italian villages like Gerace with its cobbled streets, piazzas and medieval churches. The views from the mountains are spectacular. Of course if you just wanted to sit in the sun and relax, there is a 200 m² communal pool at the complex.

People, Food and Drink: Calabria is a region of Italy located in the South of the country. In the 'The Toe of The Boot'. This part of the country is still unspoilt by tourism but English is widely spoken and the people are warm and friendly. In Gioiosa Ionica there is a market every Sunday where you can sample home made cheeses and local wines. The market is a great place to buy food and drink to enjoy on one of the three balconies at the apartment. Just 10 min walk from the apartment you can eat in one of the many family run restaurants serving the most delicious, regional cuisine. There are also many bustling bars and restaurants that line the beach. Most stay open until the early hours.

More Details

Richard Logan
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
5 August, 2018

About Richard Logan

We are Richard and Sarah and live on the South Coast of England. We have 2 daughters who love playing on the beach and splashing around in the Pool.

Richard Logan purchased this apartment in 2010

Why Richard Logan chose Province of Reggio Calabria

We fell in love with this region of Italy. The locals are friendly and welcoming and the area remains unspoilt. When we saw this property, it was perfect. Its close to the beach and has a huge Pool,which is great for the girls. It is also within walking distance of many restaurants, which means we get to eat out regularly!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time in this wonderful part of Italy. The apartment was immaculate and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The property manager was always around to help with any questions and we would highly recommend it.
Apr 2012
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Province of Reggio Calabria in Calabria

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • The bathroom is modern with the added benefit of having both a bath and overhead shower. The shower is enclosed by a glass shower screen. In the bathroom there is also a bidet. All towels are included. There is a washing machine in the bathroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , This is a double sofa bed in the lounge
  • Bedroom 1 has a king sized bed. There is a very large terrace leading from this room accessed by double doors. Bedroom 2 has two single beds. This bedroom also has a terrace accessed by double doors. There is a double sofabed in the lounge that sleeps 2. The apartment sleeps 6 people. Towels and bedlinen included.
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • 6 garden chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
We have a property manager who will greet you on arrival and give you your key to the apartment. He will also be able to give you any information that you need on the local area. For example, the most scenic drives, restaurants, markets and where to buy groceries. He will be able to assist you throughout your stay and always be there to answer any questions.


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New, Air Conditioned apartment with 3 terraces and swimming pool close to beach
average rating of 4.6 based on 6 reviews

Such a nice stay!

  • 5 of 5

Apartment was clean and well equipped with everything we needed. Store located 2 minutes away where you can purchase food, paper goods etc. WiFi worked really well as did AC. Close to beaches and major roadways. Will stay again when visiting the area.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such lovely feedback. You are very welcome to stay again if you are in the area. Thank you for taking such great care of apartment. Best wishes, Sarah and Richard
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Road trip of southern Italy

  • 4 of 5

The apartment was very comfortable, very clean and had everything we needed for a short stay. Well equipped for cooking, comfortable bed, washing machine a bonus. A nice, well kept complex and friendly apartment owners around. Carlos - the owners agent - is an absolute gem and speaks perfect English as well as several other languages.Had an issue with gas for the hob and he came within 15 minutes with a new bottle😁?. Beautiful beaches around the area. Wi-fi excellent

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very, very happy that you had an enjoyable stay. If you are ever in the area again, we would be very pleased if you wanted to use the apartment again. Many Thanks, Sarah and Richard
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Wonderful unspoilt area of Calabria - apartment complex very nice and friendly.

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a wonderful holiday in Gioiosa Ionica. The town itself is enchanting, not tourist driven at all so a real escape into Italian life and culture. The apartment was lovely. It was a real treat to have a kitchen and large bathroom with a bath. The three balconies were an added bonus too. There are lots of lovely areas to visit within a reasonable drive from Gioiosa and the food really has to be sampled to be believed. We loved it, had an amazing holiday and would love to return. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 26-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay. If ever you want to return to wonderful Calabria, please come and stay again.
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Luogo rilassante... Il mare a 3km stupendo... I bimbi su sono divertiti molto anche con la piscina!

  • 5 of 5

Ottima comunicazione, appartamento molto carino con tutti i comfort. I referenti molto cordiali. La piscina poi é una valida alternativa pomeridiana al mare che é stupendo...

  • Review Submitted: 27-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Très bel appartement

  • 4 of 5

Très bel appartement neuf dans une résidence sécurisée. L'appartement est très fonctionnel et très agréable. La petite terrasse est à l'ombre toute la journée ce qui est parfait pour prendre les repas. Et la piscine est très grande, les enfants ont adoré.


  • Review Submitted: 04-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
115 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
101 Kilometres
Reggio Calabria
Nearest Golf
70 Kilometres
Roasarino Golf course
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Gioiosa Jonica
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Marina di Gioiosa Ionica
Car: necessary

Located in Gioiosa Ionica, Calabria in the South of Italy. This is a small town just 5 min drive from the beautiful, unspoilt Ionian Coast with it's white sands and blue sea. It's also within 15 min of the spectacular Sila mountains that are home to traditional, Italian villages like Gerace with its cobbled streets and medieval churches. Within 30 min drive you are able to access the rugged Tyrrhenian coast with a number of beautiful resorts including Tropea, with its award winning beach and annual Jazz festival. If you wanted to visit the island of Sicily this is easily accessible on one of the many short ferry rides, within an hour's drive from Gioiosa Ionica. Several golf courses are within a short drive. Lamezia airport is 1 h away, with Monarch scheduling direct flights from the UK and Stansted flying direct from the UK and most European countries. There are also flights from the US and Canada.

Golf: Club Feudo Montalto and Club Roasarino.

Ski: Several ski resorts in the Sila National Park, within 100 km.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Province of Reggio Calabria, Italy

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
High Season
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Mid Season
1 Sep 2018 - 1 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Low Season
2 Oct 2018 - 30 Apr 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £89.29

50 euros to be paid direct to the house keeper EXTRA to the rental price. This is for laundry and cleaning changeover. Wifi is available at a cost of 10 euros to be paid to the housekeeper. No refund on cancelled bookings up to 60 days before .

Cancellations. No refund will be given if the cancellation is less than 60 days before arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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