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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Mascali, Province of Catania, Sicily
Wonderful Sicilian villa (XVIII century), totally built in typical lava stone, surrounded by greenery, with a breathtaking views of the gulf of Taromina (and the Italian peninsula in the background). We are in one of the most beautiful areas of the island between the UNESCO site of Volcano Etna and the enchanting sea of the renowned Taormina. The villa (120 sqm) spreads on two levels. At the first one there is a fully equipped kitchen, a big living-room where you can also find a sofa bed, and one bedroom. On the second level we can find the other two bedrooms from wich you can enjoy an unforgettable panorama. All the bedrooms (25 sqm each one !) are very big, wide and panoramics and with an ensuite bathroom.
In total the villa can host up to 9 people (3 per rooms) since each bedroom has a sofa bed. The villa is fully immersed in a green...
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About the Manager, Giuseppe Recupero (Property Manager Giuseppe Recupero - SicilianMate)
Languages spoken: English, Italian, French
Calendar Updated: 50 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2010
Overall rating: 4.3 / 5.0
Based on 52 reviews and 67 properties
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English first
Middelfart, Denmark
Reviewed 7 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Amanda B
Berlin, Germany
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 8 October 2015 for a stay in March 2015

The villa's location is very convenient and easy for get around and discover the most beautiful places in Sicily. It is simply wonderful, with a beautiful view that can be seen from most parts of the house. The view offers relaxation, clean air, silence, nature and inevitable smiles! The pool is sparkling clean, spacious, and immersed in the absolute quiet....

adriana s
2 reviews
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Reviewed 3 September 2013 for a stay in August 2013

Roberto and Giovanna, the owners, have been fantastic and helpful with a good knowledge of all the surrounding area ! The villa is close to the beach, just 15 minutes by car. In the village we enjoyed the lovely pizzeria and the hospitable folks. The villa is an old Sicilian Palmento (where once made the wine). I think is the...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
Please take note of the additional sums to pay on arrival: final cleaning fee € 150 in cash; Damage deposit to be paid locally: € 300 in cash, to be refunded on departure. The...
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    3 Sofas
    3 Fulls
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24 Mar 2018 -
25 May 2018
5 nights
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29 Jun 2018
5 nights
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27 Jul 2018
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please take note of the additional sums to pay on arrival:
final cleaning fee € 150 in cash;
Damage deposit to be paid locally: € 300 in cash, to be refunded on departure.
The electricity is included up to a consumption of kWh 300 per week. Beyond that limit it will have a cost of € 0,36 per kWh.
Please, contact the owner before booking to know if your pet can be allowed.
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About the neighbourhood
Presa is a peaceful village situated in the Etna-Taormina district. The romantic village is a perfect place to enjoy a wonderful and unforgettable Sicilian holiday. There are few places in Sicily, which enjoy a climate, a nature and an overview of this type. In the village there is a restaurant, Pizzeria, Bar, one market, one church, one postal office, one plaza, zero noises ! Here, life goes on, slow and quiet. Also, we are one step away from the two most visited places in the island: Mount Etna and the sea of Taormina.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Catania: 30.0 km
Railway: Taormina: 10.0 km
Ferry: Catania: 30.0 km
You can reach our vacation home landing on the airport of Catania, 30 km away from the villa. From the airport, by car, in 5 minutes you get the A18 motorway and arrive to Fiumefreddo exit, or Giardini-Naxos exit and then you are almost arrived.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
Nearby cities
Sicily Villas (14,953)
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