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Beautiful Town Centre Apt With Balcony And Roof Terrace, Sea, Bay And Etna Views

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 430 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Taormina, Sicily, Italy - Easy Access To Both Town Centre, Beaches

The apartment is in lovely condition with air conditioning and just about every comfort, located 2 mins from the main Corso Umberto its simply perfect. upon entering the property the sleeping area and bathroom are found on the first floor, on the second floor there is the living area including a kitchen and large balcony. from the balcony one can access the beautiful roof terrace and its amazing views.


Owner
Garufi Virginia
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, Italian
Calendar last updated:
7 December, 2017

About Garufi Virginia

I am British with a Sicilian partner living in the UK..

Garufi Virginia purchased this apartment in 1998

Why Garufi Virginia chose Taormina

I purchased this apartment as i simply fell in love with Taormina. As anyone visiting will find out Taormina is really the Pearl of the Mediterranean Sea, the apartment is perfectly located in the town center but just set back from the main Corso Umberto giving you the best of both worlds, central but just back from the crowds.

What makes this apartment unique

Its this location that means you can if you wish spend your days without a car, walking around the town taking in all the beautiful sights and visiting the Greek Theatre etc. There is cable car to take you down to the beach, its simply breathtaking. There are day trips to be purchased in town, for example to visit Mount Etna or the Aeolian Islands, you will simply never be bored and this on your doorstep.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Taormina in Province of Messina

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 430 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • town
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • diving
  • ski
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
5

Central apartment with sunny terrace and excellent facilities

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I travelled from Ireland and booked this apartment based on the central location and facilities.

It has a slightly quirky layout with a lot of steps, but we forgave that as it added to the charm of the apartment and kept us fit 😄

The kitchen and dining area had everything we needed, and more.

From the terrace we could see the Greek ruins, the sea and Mount Enta, which erupted impressively one night while we were there.

Restaurant Casa Niclodi just down the steps from the apartment has an amazing steak with red wine sauce.

We would recommend this apartment to anyone, if you don't mind steps and stairs.

  • Review Submitted: 29-May-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely gorgeous, will definitely come back!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect service from start to finish from Virgina and Pina, beautiful apartment in fantastic location.

  • Review Submitted: 04-May-2016
  • Date of Stay: April 2016
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Stylish and comfortable, perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful, relaxing stay. Virginia is easy to deal with and couldn't have been more helpful. When we arrived the apartment was stunningly clean and we were made to feel very welcome.

The facilities are good, with a comfortable bed and well-equipped kitchen. Sliding patio doors open up almost all of the top floor to the fabulous double-level terrace. We found this a lovely, peaceful place to relax. The sea views aren't unbroken but still great and you can see the Greek theatre in the distance.

The location is superb, less than a minute's walk, down a few steps, to the main street with its multitude of shops, restaurants and bars. There is even a bar right next to the gate below the apartment and a great restaurant just opposite. Despite the central location it is stilll very peaceful and quiet.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
catania
Nearest Barpub
5 Metres
internet point
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
Milazzo
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Taormina
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Taormina
Nearest Restaurant
5 Metres
Casa Niclodi
Nearest Ski
40 Kilometres
etna
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
mazzaro taormina
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

10 minute walk to the cable car, and a further 5 minute walk to the first beach, and there are many beaches to consider.

Travel:

The nearest airport is Catania and is only about 40 minutes by car. If you hire a car it can be parked in one of the town car parks but the car will likely only be used if you elect to travel around Sicily as the apartments location means a car is not required. Give consideration to a driving free holiday as it may be simpler to take a taxi to and from the airport which we can assist you with.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Taormina, 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
 
april
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£264
for 3 nights
From
£88
£423
£1,587
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
may
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£317
for 3 nights
From
£106
£555
£1,851
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
June
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£344
for 3 nights
From
£115
From
£132
Sat,Sun
£573
£2,116
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
July
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£357
for 3 nights
From
£119
From
£132
Sat,Sun
£617
£2,204
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
August
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£397
for 3 nights
From
£132
£749
£2,248
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
Sept
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£397
for 3 nights
From
£132
£661
£2,469
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Oct
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£397
for 3 nights
From
£132
From
£132
Sat,Sun
£573
£1,940
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£317
for 3 nights
From
£106
From
£119
Sat,Sun
£441
£1,587
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £132.25
Stay tax £0.88 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 11 years.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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