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Fantastic views of Tropea and the coast from the apartments - Sea View Studio Apartment



Updated: 20-Sep-2016
Self-catering air/con apartments 2 minutes from the beach sleep 2-6 near Tropea

The stunning views from both apartments will keep you entertained for hours. The apartments are located just on the outskirts of Tropea perched on a hill in the nearby village called Parghelia,

The apartments are on the ground floor each having a private outside covered patio area with surrounding gardens. The Marasusa complex has a lovely swimming pool with Jacuzzi and children's pool area with a lifeguard.

While you visit Tropea you can enjoy a stroll around the historical streets or just relax on the beautiful white sandy beaches.

You will be spoilt for choice with the many excellent alfresco restaurants which cater for all budgets or just relax on one of the many beaches that surround Tropea and enjoy the beautiful turquoise clear seas safe for small children. Parghelia has its own beautiful white sandy beach, pizzerias, restaurant and bars. You could explore on the coastal train which stops at Parghelia on its journey around the coast line a great way to see Calabria


Direct flights from Monarch airline - Every Saturday from Gatwick to Lamezia Terme.

RyanAir fly direct to Lamezia Terme from Stansted, Brussels, Dusseldorf, Stockhalm and many others.

Alitalian also fly indrect to Lamezia airport.

From the airport use motorway A3 (E45) to Reggio di Calabria

Leave the A3 at Pizzo turning.

Follow SP6 (SS522) to Tropea.

Parghelia is 3km before you reach Tropea.

Take the 3rd turning into the village and Marasusa is sign posted.

There is a golf course not to far away called Feudo Montalto Golf Club in Limbadi, which is about 25 km away or 30 min by car.

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Details for holiday apartment Sea View Studio Apartment, Studio, Sleeps 2, 1 Bathroom

The apartment is located on the ground floor in a quiet area of the Marasusa Complex. A spacious studio apartment which has one main area which sleeps 2 with the kitchen area at one end, there is a fridge, cooker hob (no oven) and table and chairs. The studio offers all that is required to enjoy a self catering holiday.

Outside the apartment is a covered patio area with table and chairs for your personal use. Marasusa complex also has a lovely pool area which is about 50 m from the apartment, at the pool there are facilities to sunbath

The grounds at Marasusa are beautiful so take a promenade around the grounds stopping to take the view in at every angle or just sit and enjoy the fantastic views from the apartment.

Do you like Jazz music then come and stay in September and enjoy the free Tropea Jazz festival.

  • Sleeps 2
  • 0 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

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About the Owner

We currently live in Wiltshire England and try and get over to the apartment at least twice a year. We bought the apartment so we could use ourselves and also rent it out when we are not. Most of our family have been out and love the place as much as we do. .

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9 Reviews

based on 9 holidaymaker reviews



  • 5 of 5

soggiorno fantastico in una località bellissima, con un panorama mozzafiato a picco sul mare

da ritornarci assolutamente

  • Review Submitted: Feb 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great days!

  • 5 of 5

We spent great days in Marasusa apartment. The house was small but very conforyable and mostly with an unforgettable view on Tropea. Sunsets are unforgettable from Marasusa's pool and it is well based to visit all Costa degli dei beaches. It's the perfect place where to relax and spend a very romantic holiday. We will surely come back in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your feedback. We love the views from the Studio apartment too. It would be lovely to have you back again.
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Una vista fuori dal comune

  • 3 of 5

Il residence è ben curato ed è semplicemente meraviglioso. Si trova su un promontorio a picco sul mare da cui si vedono le Eolie e Tropea dall'alto. L'appartamento non è molto curato e necessita pulizie straordinarie come armadi e coperte inoltre odora un po'di muffa. Tuttavia la vista e la piscina erano così belle da farmi dimenticare il resto. Nel complesso ci siamo trovati bene, la spiaggia più vicina detta di Michelino è stupenda, e il residence Marasusa è da sogno.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Grazie per le vostre risposte. La coperta è sempre pulito a inizio anno e la nostra società di gestione pulire l'appartamento quando ogni ospiti foglie. Abbiamo in programma di aggiornare l'appartamento l'anno prossimo con una nuova cucina attrezzata quindi questo dovrebbe rendere l'appartamento sentire nuovo di zecca.
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Traumhafter Ausblick!!

  • 5 of 5

Die Ferienwohnanlage 'Marasusa' ist ein Traum! Toll angelegt mit vielen wunderschönen und gepflegten Pflanzen - ein Augenschmauß, der jedes Gärtnerherz höher schlagen lässt!

Das Apartment ist mit allem Notwendigen ausgestattet. Wir wurden nett empfangen und wieder verabschiedet.

Der Ausblick auf Tropea, den Hafen, den Stromboli und das Meer ebenfalls traumhaft!

Wer Sonnenuntergänge liebt kommt hier auf seine Kosten - wunderschön zum Genießen und Träumen.

Der Pool ist ebenfalls toll, das Wasser war im Mai allerdings noch sehr erfrischend.

Tropea ist wunderschön, die Strände sind schön sind schnell erreichbar und man kann viele schöne Ausflüge in die Umgebung machen.

Das Wetter war in unserer Urlaubswoche nicht ganz so gut wie wir es von Süditalien in dieser Jahreszeit gewohnt waren.

Dafür gab es eine Blütenpracht (Bougainvilleen und viele andere tolle Blütenpflanzen).

Es war eine sehr erholsame und wunderschöne Urlaubswoche!

Wir können uns vorstellen noch einmal hier Urlaub zu machen.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Vielen Dank für Ihr Feedback und Ihre netten Kommentare und ich freue mich, Sie genießen Ihren Urlaub. Wir haben tolle Mitarbeiter, die Wartung nach den Gründen suchen und halten das Schwimmen in einem guten Zustand, so dass wir alle genießen die Einrichtungen. Ich werde Ihre Rückmeldung an ihnen vorbei, danke. Es tut mir leid, dass das Wetter nicht so gut war, wie es sein sollte, sondern ganz Europa erlebt Wettergeschehen im Moment. Nochmals vielen Dank und wir hoffen, Sie wieder zu sehen. Jill
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Back again

  • 5 of 5

I have returned for another fab week at the resort, weather was just wonderful, appartment standards have improved making the holiday even better. Next year it has got to be a longer stay a week is just not lnger enough!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your feedback and I am pleased that you like to improvements of a porch. we like to keep the apartment up todate and will alway add improvement when needed. We hope to see you again soon. Jill
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Amazing week

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying at Marasusa and although I would not have believed it the stay was even better this time.

The weather was amazing and this time with the pool open it made it even better.

We did a day trip around 3 of the volcanic islands which was an experience that we will remember forever.

The accomodation had been updated since our previous visit and the addition of the large porch was great as it allowed some shade in the hottest part of the day.

The local pizza restaurant is brill and the service is friendly and accomodating, and even better it is really good value for money.

As there were 5 of us we had both the larger and smaller appartments which is great as they are next to each other btu allow the extra space. We would definitely recommend these to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 11, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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From the Owner

Why did we buy? The views are fantastic, the beaches are clean and we love the local fish. The fishermen go out early morning and bring the fish back to sell to the restaurants for the evening. From the apartment if you get up early enough you can see these fishing boats catching there fish. We love it.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Lamezia Terme at 55 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Parghelia at 1 Kilometres Nearest Train : Parghelia at 1 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Pizzo at 25 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Parghelia at 1 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Parghelia at 3 Kilometres Car: necessary

Calabria is situated at the toe of Italy’s foot, very popular with Italian and German tourists. The area offers many picturesque villages with excellent beaches to enjoy around the Tyrrhenian Sea.

• Visit Isole Eolie or Volcanic island of Stromboli by boat from Tropea marina.

• Scuba Diving and fishing trips available in Tropea.

• Golf course 30 min drive.

The nearest town is Tropea which easily wins the contest for prettiest town on the Calabria Tyrrhenian coast, with its narrow streets and beautiful historic buildings, or just stroll down to one of the many beaches that surround Tropea and enjoy the beautiful turquoise clear seas. You could hire a pedalo or learn to scuba divie at one of the local schools..

Parghelia has its own beautiful white sandy beaches or you could just chill out in the local coffee/ice cream shops and sample their lovely cakes/ ice creams.

In Parghelia you can enjoy a meal in the local restaurants and bar too.

There is a coastal train that stops at Parghelia on its journey around the coast line a great way to see Calabria at a low price.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Oct 2016 - 23 Oct 2016
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
May 2017
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
June 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
July 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
August 2017
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £89

There is nothing extra to pay. Bed linen, towels, air conditioning and final clean are included in the price

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From the Owner

The view is unique no other complex in the area will offer you views like these.

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Radio

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool

Onsite Services

  • Staff


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • village


  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano

Leisure Activities

  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 24 m²


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • A hair dryer is also provided. There are washing machine and dryers available on the complex to use.


  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • The studio apartment is very spacious with plenty of room to move about. There is also a cot available if required. NEW KITCHEN PLANNED FOR 2015 The apartment also has the following items included: Ipod docking station with radio. Barbecue Toaster Iron and ironing board Hair dryer


  • Terrace ...
  • Gated Community
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • The apartment is perched on the hill side which allows you to view the whole surrounding area while you dine on the patio, you can watch the boats come into the harbour or just watch the cars drive down the roads towards the beach all from the patio. Tropea has so many restaurants that you will never run out of choice, most of them you can eat ever inside or out the choice is yours. The beaches have beautiful clear blue water with not a wave in sight. The complex has a locked gate for access at the bottom of the hill and Carmela the security guard also lives at the top of the hill where the apartments are with his family and many of the staff are locals.

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