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Etna Country House with pool and woodland

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Old restored country house with pool, garden, woodland. very quiet place just a few kilometers from the sea of ​​Taormina, located on the slopes of Mount Etna, the north side, among the best Etna wine cellars. Excellent starting point for any kind of excursion. The house is near that of the owners and is one km from the town of Solicchiata. Great place for a relaxing holiday. The swimming pool is available from the first of June to the 30th of September.


Owner
Laura
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 June, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in Castiglione di Sicilia in Province of Catania

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12.00 / Check-out: 10.00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 Double Bed
    - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Double bed Two sofa beds in the living room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • diving
  • ski
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The swimming pool is open from 1 June to 30 September. Check-in takes place between 14.00 and 00.00, and check-out is at 10.00.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Etna Country House with pool and woodland
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews
4

Etna Country house

  • 4 of 5

Enough room inside and outside. All facilities availabel including a swimming pool. Friendly owners.

Close bij Taormina and possibilities to hike in the gorge and on the Etna.

Strongly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Southwell
5

A beautiful, traditional Sicilian house, with spectacular views, in the grounds of the family farm

  • 5 of 5

A great location for seeing some of the region of Etna, and exploring the beautiful countryside and town of Castiglione di Sicilia.

We were given a warm welcome by Ferdinand and Laura, and invited to expresso and local cake in their kitchen within an hour of our arrival! They were always on hand, checking everything was OK, and it was great chatting with them.

The house is spacious, well-equipped and comfortable, a lovely experience of a traditional Sicilian farm house. Beautiful views and peaceful surroundings, we heard the cuckoo many times, and could walk in the grounds of the farm.

  • Review Submitted: 19-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

gemütliches Landhaus in vielfältiger, naturnaher Umgebung

  • 5 of 5

Das Landhaus liegt in einer wunderbaren, natürlichen und ruhigen Umgebung mit Blick auf den Etna und die umliegenden Weingärten, Olivenhaine und die Ausläufer der Monti Peloritani.

Das Haus ist einfach, aber gemütlich und sehr gut ausgestattet. Laura ist sehr gastfreundlich. Wir hatten nur auf Grund unserer mangelnden Italienischkenntnisse einige Probleme mit der Kommunikation. Auch war es nicht ganz leicht, unsere Unterkunft am ersten Tag zu finden. Am besten mit GPS arbeiten.

Da wir hauptsächlich zum Wandern gekommen waren, war die Lage des Landhauses ideal. Auch konnte man in kurzer Zeit nachTaormina und somit ans Meer gelangen.

Wer Ruhe, Natur und authentisches Sizilien sucht, dem kann ich dieses Domizil nur empfehlen.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Elisabeth many thanks for your kind and great reiew. We have been happy to have you in our house. A big hug on our part.
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5

Awesome, Lovely, Great!!!

  • 5 of 5

WIr hatten eine supertolle Zeit in diesem wundervollen Haus! Es hat alles was man sich wünscht (bis auf einen Nussknacker ;) - die Lage ist toll, etwas in den Bergen, in völliger Ruhe und Abgeschiedenheit, und trotzdem kommt man überall schnell hin. Flughafen ist ca. 1 Std Fahrt... Das Haus ist liebevoll gestaltet und das Grundstück ein Traum! Es wachsen Kräuter, Feigen und Haselnüsse drum herum und der saubere Pool liegt unschlagbar schön im Grünen in der Ruhe mit Blick in die Ferne, auf das Tal und die Berge. Obwohl Nando und Laura nebenan wohnen, bekommt man fast gar nichts von ihnen mit, fast schon zu wenig, weil sie sehr angenehme und freundliche Menschen sind, ebenso Giorgio, der für alle Fragen bereit stand... Wir haben diese Familie sehr ins Herz geschlossen und können das Haus wärmstens weiterempfehlen!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

liebevoll eingerichtetes Häuschen, ruhige Lage in toller Landschaft!

  • 5 of 5

Mille grazie, Laura, Giorgio und Ferdinando, für diesen wunderbaren Aufenthalt, den wir in eurem Ferienhaus genießen konnten! Wir haben uns sofort sehr wohl gefühlt und die Ruhe, den Pool, die Natur und eure Gastfreundschaft sehr geschätzt. Wir kommen sehr gerne wieder!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Heerlijke woning, goed geoutilleerd in Siciliaanse stijl. Heerlijk zwembad!

  • 4 of 5

Prachtige en rustige locatie! Zeer hartelijke mensen. Een aanrader!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
55 Kilometres
Catania
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Solicchiata
Nearest Ferry
70 Kilometres
Messina
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Picciolo
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Fiumefreddo
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
A18 - Messina Catania
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Terra Mia
Nearest Ski
25 Kilometres
Etna Nord
Nearest Beach
25 Kilometres
Taormina - Fiumefreddo
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday barn in Castiglione di Sicilia, Sicily

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
B
28 May 2018 - 26 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£276
for 3 nights
From
£85
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
C
27 Aug 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£244
for 3 nights
From
£74
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

pulizia £21.85

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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