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Away from it all, country house in front of the Marine Protected Area of ​​Plemmirio

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

The house is situated in the peninsula of La Maddalena Island in the district, ancient Plemmyrion sung by Virgil, the southern limit of the great port of Siracusa which overlooks a picturesque view and strategic Ortigia (Unesco).

The house, surrounded by fields and with a beautiful view of the sea, is immersed in an area of ​​outstanding natural beauty (nature reserve "Pillirina"), and is an oasis of tranquility. And 'particularly suitable for nature lovers, but given its proximity to Syracuse (only 8 km) and motorway connections also allows easy movements to the major attractions of Eastern Sicily (Noto, Ragusa, Etna, Taormina, Catania).

The accommodation is suitable for couples, lone adventurers, families (with children) and large groups.

NB: essential machine.

Upstairs there is a small independent apartment.

First information locations: Sicily <Italy

Nearest Airport: Catania Fontanarossa at 70 km

Nearest Ferry: Port of Catania to 70 km

Nearest train station: The Railway station 8 km

Nearest Motorway: Highway Siracusa Catania to 15 km

Nearest Beach: beach cliff and 350 meters

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Syracuse in Province of Syracuse

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 23
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Bidet
  • In the house there are two bathrooms, one with a shower cubicle. Outside there is a hot shower pleasantly usable in the summer.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 1 Double Bed
    - 1 Double Bed
    - 1 Double Bed
  • The house has three double bedrooms. An extra bed can be added.
Entertainment:
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • diving

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

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Away from it all, country house in front of the Marine Protected Area of ​​Plemmirio
average rating of 4.888889 based on 10 reviews
5

This was paradise!

  • 5 of 5

We were totally surprised by the location - a bit of secluded paradise on the edge of heaven! The place is more than adequate for three families - and would provide the young or the “young-ar-heart” fascinating explorations. The house fits the Sicilian countryside - a tranquil piece of solitude from a busy world. Francesca and Carlo had our home well stocked for the first night (complete with fresh oranges from the trees nearby) and provided directions for additional supplies or recreation. We could walk to our own private beach, explore lanes and orchards or sit on the patio and watch the sun set! We did not want to leave! Our biggest mistake: book for only three nights!

  • Review Submitted: 16-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

THIS IS PARADISE!

  • 5 of 5

This place is heaven on earth! We are a Swedish family of five and have travelled extensively in Southern Italy and we all agreed that this was one of the best houses of all times. It is a beautifully restored stables, spacious and decorated in an old school Italian way. The garden is huge, with hammock, veranda (which our boys used as a football ground), two outdoor sitting groups, olive and pine trees, as well as lemon, orange and kumquat trees. We picked oranges every morning- lovely! The sea shore is beautiful too and perfect for our kids 8-13 years old, and the water crystal clear. (You have a good sea view from the house)

There are lots of things to discover only a short car ride away like, Siracusa, Noto, Catania and the amazing necropolis di Pantalica. And Etna too, which we didn't have time for this time.

Francesca and Carlo were helpful, generous and kind. Perfects hosts.

Once back in Sweden in was snowing and we can't wait to go back to this gem of a villa.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Just Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

A perfect house for a stress free holiday - beautiful, comfortable, clean and spacious with air-conditioning, and WI-FI, set in a tranquil, rural location off the beaten track with stunning cliffs and sea-views.

The house is set in large grounds with a spacious terrace, various seating areas for either sun or shade, hammock, outdoor hot shower, (great idea!), and is surrounded by olive trees, almond trees, palms and flowers.

We used the outdoor dining and BBQ area daily and long into the night to enjoy leisurely alfresco meals.

The clear sea, (great for snorkelers!), and secluded rock bays are just a short walk away with amazing views of Ortigia.

A small grocery shop, and pizzerie/restaurants, which also do take-away, are just a short drive away and historic Siracusa and Ortigia just a 15 minute drive, car essential!

Thank you to our hosts Francesca and Carlo who were warm, welcoming and informative. We had a great time! A perfect house for a family holiday!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Such an amazing place for holiday

  • 5 of 5

We spent our Easter holidays in this fantastic typical Italian country house and everything was just relaxingly perfect! Francesca gave us a warm welcome, introducing us to every detail of the place and provided a half full fridge and cupboard-including the best oranges we got throughout the whole holidays. Everything was as described and shown in the pictures or even better. Our three kids-8, 4 and 1 year old enjoyed the hugh sunny garden and the cosy fireplace. Even if evenings were chilly in early April it provided warmth in the house. With perfect weather we made walks in the never ending flowering landscape surrounding the place, even to the stunning coastline with fossils and little sandy beaches here and there. We made also short trips to Ortygia, to the archeological site and to the canyon of the Cassibile river and there were still more things to see and explore! Francesca, I'm very thankful for sharing your wonderful family place with us. I just hope we might be back one day!!!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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83115 Neubeuern
5

Wunderschöner Urlaub

  • 5 of 5

Das Landhaus in den Feldern ist wirklich weg von allem, aber nur gute 5 Minuten Fußweg vom Meer und ca. eine Viertelstunde Autofahrt von Syrakus entfernt. Es handelt sich um ein altes Landhaus mit großen, hohen Räumen, die auch im Sommer schön kühl bleiben, in Mitten eines riesiges Grundstücks mit fantastischem Ausblick zum Meer. Im Haus ist alles vorhanden, was man so benötigt, es gibt einen schönen Grillplatz und - bei uns besonders beliebt - eine Freiluftdusche mit warmem Wasser. Als Ausgangspunkt für Ausflüge auch sehr zu empfehlen, da eben ganz nah zu Syrakus und allen möglichen anderen Sehenswürdigkeiten. Die Hausbesitzer sind ganz reizend und haben uns eher wie Freunde empfangen als zahlende Gäste. Wir waren zu sechst und allen hat es fantastisch in Plemmirio und in dem schönen Haus gefallen.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Une maison conseillée

  • 5 of 5

Tout était parfait. La description du site correspond bien à la réalité.

Idéal pour ceux/celles qui veulent profiter d'une belle maison, d'un environnement idéal, d'une plage "privée" à 10 minutes (à pied !) et d'un accueil chaleureux en italien et en anglais.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
67 Kilometres
Catania Fontanarossa
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Marisia - Via Lido Sacramento, 97
Nearest Ferry
70 Kilometres
Catania - Isole Eolie
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Canottieri SR Golf club - Contrada Pantanelli, 17
Nearest Train
9 Kilometres
Stazione ferroviaria Siracusa
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
Autostrada Catania - Siracusa
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Ostrica Park - Via Maddalena, 35 SR 96100
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Spiaggia del Minareto - Area Mar. Prot. Plemmirio
Car: necessary

The house is situated in the peninsula of La Maddalena Island in the district, ancient Plemmyrion sung by Virgil, the southern limit of the great port of Siracusa which overlooks a picturesque view and strategic Ortigia (Unesco).

The house, surrounded by fields and with a beautiful view of the sea, is immersed in an area of ​​outstanding natural beauty (nature reserve "Pillirina"), and is an oasis of tranquility. And 'particularly suitable for nature lovers, but given its proximity to Syracuse (only 8 km) and motorway connections also allows easy movements to the major attractions of Eastern Sicily (Noto, Ragusa, Etna, Taormina, Catania).

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Syracuse, 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
 
Maggio/Giugno
13 May 2018 - 23 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£354
for 3 nights
From
£118
£612
 
 
Luglio
1 Jul 2018 - 21 Jul 2018
6 night minimum stay
£599
for 6 nights
£699
 
 
Fine luglio
22 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
5 night minimum stay
£562
for 5 nights
£787
 
 
Agosto
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
6 night minimum stay
£674
for 6 nights
£787
 
 
Settembre
1 Sep 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£499
for 5 nights
£699
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£350
for 4 nights
From
£87
£612
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax £1.31 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

Le tariffe indicate si riferiscono ad un numero massimo di sei ospiti.

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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