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Superb 4 bed Farmhouse with Large In-Ground Pool. Close to town and beaches.

People6
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,937 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Farmhouse in Santa Croce Camerina, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy - Quiet Location, 4km from Beaches and the quaint little town of Santa Croce

Montalbano country-Nestled amongst olive, pine, fruit and palm trees is our farmhouse with a beautiful large pool and patio, a charming garden and an additional large shaded patio area with a granite table and BBQ where you can enjoy evening meals alfresco. Set in 2 acres of unspoilt quiet Sicilian countryside. Your choices are unlimited- either relax by the pool or on the beach, read in the shade, go sightseeing, shopping or enjoy traditional Sicilian cooking in the various local restaurants. Alternatively, you can sit outside at one of the local bars in the piazza enjoying an espresso and join the locals watching the world go by. Nightlife is also well catered for with numerous bars, nightclubs and discos within 10km. Within 5 minutes of the property there is also a Natural Reserve forest with BBQ pits with direct access to one of the most beautiful beaches in the area.

Free 24 hour wi-fi.

The villa is available for rent on a self catering basis and is ideal for families.

More Details

Property Manager
NICK
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, Italian, Learning Spanish.
Calendar last updated:
22 April, 2017

About NICK

Owners are experienced travellers and have lived in England, Canada and Sicily. Now permanent resident of Sicily we are here to help you in every way to ensure you have a wonderful holiday. English spoken as a first language.Fluent Italian and French also spoken.We have been resident for years and share our beautiful propertry with our Jack Russell dogs who are quiet, friendly and in a secure area.We spend our summers writing. Nancy has several books published including a romantic comedy entitled 'The husband diet' which became an Amazon best seller. Nick writes fiction and recently published a no-nonsense guide to Sicily.

NICK purchased this farmhouse in 2006

Why NICK chose Ragusa

Warm and friendly people. Beautiful climate with an abundance of fresh cheap food always available. A truly unspoilt part of the world yet to be discovered.

Excellent restaurants including 'Agritourismo' type where a seven course meal, using only the freshest local ingredients are used, can be obtained for less than £14 per head. Typically and locally, a pizza cooked in a log burning oven can be bought for four people at the same price.

The local markets and supermarkets offer the highest quality produce- sourced locally - at incredibly low prices.

By car. 5 mins from town and in the opposite direction 5 mins from clean, free sandy beaches ideal for families.

Good base to explore the area.

Major tourist attractions within a days excursion.

What makes this farmhouse unique

Farmhouse.

Property is close to everything- beaches, shopping, restaurants, nightlife, beautiful countryside. A beautiful 12m x 6m swimming pool on-site for renters use only. The residence offers peace and tranquility with just a distant noise of a neighbours dog barking and a cockerel that crows at 3 in the afternoon for reasons only known to itself. Wide open skies-no tall buildings or hotels to block the views. No ambient light in the evenings which allows for a truly spectacular view of the milky way at night and in the summer shooting stars can be seen. Agricultural area-unspoilt and tranquil yet close to Town, beaches and attractions.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Just to let you know we arrived home safely. We got to the airport so early that the car hire place was still closed so we had to leave it and cross our fingers



Many thanks for all your help and enjoy the rest of the summer

Best wishes

Dina
Aug 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Punta Braccetto in Sicily

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1937 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • town
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Family bathroom- Gigantic bath with shower attachment, sink, toilet and bidet. Additional 3 piece bathroom with shower, sink and toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: 4 bed farmhouse : Sleeps 6/7 Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom- huge double bed, well furnished with wall to wall wardrobes. Air conditioned. Bedroom 2-small 1 1/2 size double bed, blue and white decor.Wardrobe. Bedroom 3- Two single beds or one double-Your choice -sleeps 1/2. Free-standing wardrobe. Bedroom 4- Double bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Property is gated and set on 2 acres of Sicilian countryside. Swimming pool is for renters/owners use only. English/ Italian/ French speaking owners on site available if needed. Prices quoted in Pounds are for the Farmhouse per week based on self catering basis. Fresh linen and towels supplied weekly. A complimentary welcome package of coffee, tea, milk, sugar, water, fruit juice, olive oil and an assortment of fresh fruit is supplied upon arrival. Farmhouse has 2 TV's and DVD players. Outside: In-ground 12x6m pool with large patio area and sea views. Pool is set approx. 20m from the Farmhouse (pool is not fenced and therefore may be unsuitable for very young and unsupervised children). Additional outdoor patio under shade of carob and berry trees. BBQ and large outdoor mason built table with ample seating. Gated entrance with plenty of free parking space. Main patio with garden furniture naturally shaded by cluster of trees. BBQ and large granite table allows for memorable Sicilian alfresco evenings spent dining and enjoying the warm weather. Views of the Mediterranean from the pool, main patio and garden with breathtaking sunsets. You are welcome to pick any produce growing on our land at the time of your stay which can include lemons, oranges, figs, olives, prickly pears and pomegranates. Our own olive oil is available to buy. Outdoor activities include badminton, soccer ball, frisbee etc. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Fresh linen and towels supplied on a weekly basis. Other: All rooms have screens on windows. The price quoted includes everything.

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer
22 Jun 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,225
for 7 nights
£1,225
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£975
for 7 nights
£975
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Booking Policy: 25% deposit required to confirm booking Balance payable in full 8 weeks prior to arrival Based on one weeks rental. Payable through bank transfer. A receipt is issued for all monies received. A 200 euro cash deposit upon arrival refunded on departure subject to inspection. Full booking conditions and form will be emailed to you upon request. Price quoted includes everything. There are NO extras.

Changeover Day:
We operate flexible change-over days. Please check date availability on calendar.

Notes on prices:
Prices quoted are per week in Pounds. Rates are based on on a weekly, self-catering basis (8 days, 7 nights). Pro rata rates available if not staying for advertised duration-subject to availability. We are flexible with dates and will do our best to assist you.
The price quoted includes everything. There are NO extras.

25% to secure booking. Balance due 8 weeks prior to arrival. Full details provided. Please do not send money or book flights until you have had confirmation from us that your dates are still available. Thank you.

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