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#winelover stunning views Etna Taormina in a park of 80. 000 sqm with vineyard

Bedrooms 2
Space 699 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Mount Etna and the Bay of Taormin

The Agritourism is made up of 3 tastefully furnished apartments

private farm (8 hectares), 500 meters above sea level. The chalets are brand new and have

been recently fitted with all modern conveniences. Surrounded by vineyards and olive orchards,

Mount Etna and the Bay of Taormina. You will

be able to experience the natural reserve of Mount Etna, to UNESCO world heritage site, free of

noise and light pollution. The property provides maximum privacy while allowing complete

independence, and is the ideal location to explore the surrounding area. Easily reachable is

Taormina, the natural marine reserve of Marina di Cottone, Catania, Castiglione di Sicilia and

the Alcantara Gorges to name a few.

More Details

Davide Bentivegna
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, French, German, Italian
Calendar last updated:
11 July, 2017

About Davide Bentivegna

I am a vintner and enthusiast about nature, this is my dream come true to restore an ancient rural area witha stunning view and amazing garden located strategically close to the vineyards and the sea.

Come and share counbtry life with us and taste our natural wines olive oil and jams

Davide Bentivegna purchased this farmhouse in 2008

Why Davide Bentivegna chose Presa

We are a young agricultural enterprise located on the slopes of Mount Etna. We believe in a conception of wine that

is above all humanistic; we promote a responsibility towards the environment, the community, our customers, and

the future. Our contrade, or sub zones, are Presa, Linguaglossa, Passopisciaro and Randazzo, and are all based on the

northeastern side of the volcano. Each contrada is treated separately, as each parcel has a distinct lava stratifiation,

mesoclimate, and exposition. Th resulting wines are a panoply of various expressions of Etna’s terroir.

Th vineyards are trained in alberello style, or bush trained, an ancient method traditionally used on Etna. Th vines

are planted on land that is terraced with dry-stone walls constructed with the local volcanic stones so omnipresent

on Etna’s slopes. Th close proximity of the vines (6,000 - 9,000 plants per hectare) creates firce competition and

forces the roots to point downward in the volcanic soil in search of water and nutrients. Th altitude of the vineyards

varies from 600 to 1000 meters above sea level. Th extreme weather conditions and drastic diurnal shifts (an average

of 16°C between day and night) result in wines of great phenolic profie, complexity and longevity.

In the vineyards we use only a Bordeaux mixture (copper sulphate), and all fermentations are spontaneous, using only

indigenous yeast colonies. Th wines are neither fied nor fitered. When possible, we avoid the addition of sulphites,

but in rare cases we allow ourselves to add a maximum of 30mg/lt.

In addition to wine growing, we farm numerous varieties of olives and fruit that are indigenous to Etna. We produce extra virgin olive oil and many diffrent types of high quality jams.

We have a total of 19 hectares of

land: the vineyards, the winery, the cellar, and a traditional style agriturismo made from volcanic stone. It sleeps 14

people and is located in the beautiful village of Presa overlooking the sea and the city of Taormina

What makes this farmhouse unique

Breathtaking views, vineyard and olive orchards, kavic stone landscape, brand new apartments, visit taormina, catania, natural reserve of marina di cottone, gole dell'alcantara, etna


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Presa in Province of Catania

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 699 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14.00 / Check-out: 11.30
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • bathroom with full shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2
  • A double bed in the bedroom and a div anus bed in large living room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair accessible
  • botanical garden
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • volcano
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • tennis
unspoilt nature and splendid panorama


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Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
fontanarossa (Catania)
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
6.5 Kilometres
Catania Messina
Nearest Restaurant
6 Kilometres
A petra antica o Munti
Nearest Ski
15 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
8 Kilometres
marina di Cottone
Car: recommended

We recommend that you bring a car or bike in order to be fully independent and able to explore the area.

Just a 15 minute walk away you will find an amazing pizzeria and a little shop for your basic needs. A 10 minute drive away is the picturesque town of Piedimonete. Enjoy the amazing patisserie at Cali bar in Piedimonte, or in Sant'Alfios main square, enjoy Mountain cuisine in the local restaurants, or just go to Taormina or Giardini Naxos to eat fish, the possibilities are endless.

Getting around: The farm is well connected to the A18 (CT-ME) and only a few kilometers from Fiumefreddo. Nearby is the picturesque village of Piedimonte Etneo where you can find the bus stop and the Circumetnea (train of Etna). Catania, Taormina, the natural marine reserve of Marina di Cottone and Syracuse are all reachable by car. In the local area you can make food and wine tours, and experience the amazing amazing red wines made from Nerello Mascalese. Mount Etna.

Piedimonte is the nearest train station, and from here there is the bus to Presa, but we advise you as you by car.

Catania airport is 1 hour away

Catania city center 40 min

Acitrezza 40 mins

Taormina 30 mins

Etna 30 mins

Syracuse 1 hour 30 mins away


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Presa, Sicily

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3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

pulizia £21.96
Refundable Damage Deposit £87.84
Pet Fee £0
Stay tax £2.20 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

Proprietà immersa in un parco di 80.000 metri e strategica per raggiungere la sommità dell'etna e Taormina . Strada sterrata ll'accesso munirsi di auto con ruote alte

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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