House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 13
The Villa and cottages offer private access to the beach, so you can choose to relax amidst nature, greenery and fruit trees, or to slip down to the beach and take a dip or gaze at the endless ebb and flow of the waves. Restaurants and an organic fruit and vegetable stall are all available within a few minutes walk, and each cottage has its own private bar-b-que facilities. We are situated on the outskirts of the beautiful Norman town of Cefalu' – the scenic ‘jewel in the crown’ of Sicily - and within view of the great nature reserve of the Madonie mountains.
For the more energetic, kitesurfing or wind surfing is available on the beach, and our residents are free to use the Fly Junior or Laser1 yachts, or take out a canoe and scout out the coast. Sports facilities such as tennis, golf, horse-riding are available within 5 km.
|Size||Sleeps up to 13, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Salinelle 100 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Palermo 100 km, Nearest railway: Lascari 2 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Boat available, Sea view|
|Standard||Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
Domestic pets including dogs are welcome, provided they of gentle disposition and friendly to humans as well as to any other animals which may be on the land!
The Sicily region
The special geographic position of Cefalu means that you have easy access to all the main areas of historical and cultural interest in Sicily, by going on excursions lasting no more than 2 hours.
Mount Etna, Taormina, Acireale and Catania and Siracusa (Unisco World Heritage Site), are about 2 hours away; the stunning and famous Greek temple and theatre at Segesta, and the Roman Villa of Casale at Piazza Armerina (also a World Heritage Site) are just 1.5 hours away; the artistic and archaeological treasures of Palermo, Monreale, Tindari are less than an hour away; the Madonne mountain range, a natural asset jealously guarded by Sicilians, with its dramatic hilltop villages like Castelbuono, Isnello and Gratteri are just half an hour’s distance.
And you will be surprised to discover that each year brings widespread snow, and you can ski at Piano Battaglia, located further inland in the Madonie.
But the real pearl is Cefalu, with its fabulous scenic panoramas and the town itself, which arose out of fishing and navigation, with which divinities, kings and adventurers all fell in love, from the ancient Goddess Diana to the Norman King Roger, and for you also it is certain to be an experience of love at first sight!
Charming and romantic restaurants abound, both here and in the neighbouring towns and villages, offering the finest traditional Sicilian food and wine, both of high quality and value.
During the high summer season the area – which attracts many visitors as do all of the fine beaches of Cefalu, offers a full array of enjoyable recreational activities, and the low season is a time to appreciate the peace and quiet of the countryside, which you will have all to yourselves.
Within easy reach are a variety of sports facilities such as tennis, golf, horse-riding etc, located under 5 km away. At a large nearby hotel you can avail of a waterpark and a wellness centre.
On the beach you can take on the more energetic sports of kite surfing or windsurfing, or you can take a short trip in a sailing boat like the Fly Junior or the Laser1, available to residents, or if you prefer there is the more relaxing option of a canoe trip to scout out the beautiful Cefalu coast.
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5 Mar 2014
"We just love the place!"
We stayed at Dario's property three times now, together with friends, in Villa del Glicine. It's just a beautiful and peaceful place to relax. In springtime the smell of the lemon trees is d… More
10 Oct 2013
"Ein Stück vom Paradies"
Wir haben 15 Tage im September 2013 im Vine House, einem Cottage mit 2 Schlafzimmern gewohnt. Das Haus ist sehr gemütlich eingerichtet, verfügt über einen Gasherd und einen Backofen, Kühlschrank, … More
6 Oct 2013
Ho soggiornato varie volte in questo luogo magico, immerso nella natura, tranquillo e silenzioso. La spiaggia e il mare ti catturano, da ammirare e vivere specie al mattino presto e al tramonto. L… More
22 Aug 2013
"delightful peaceful cottage in nature by the sea"
We stayed for several weeks in May 2013. My wife Martina, who loves nature, plants, trees, wildlife and dogs, was very much at home in the cottage we stayed in on Dario's land - as I was. We find… More
23 Jul 2013
"Il paradiso terrestre"
Se credi che il paradiso non esista, vieni qui e ti ricrederai.É il secondo anno che soggiorno in questo posto incantato.La natura, la pace, il silenzio, le persone ti permettono di staccare con la r… More
Grazie Sceila, l'Oasi delle Salinelle ringrazia e sara' sempre contenta di poterti avere sua ospite qui ma...Fidel Trespolino ed Oslo sono un po' arrabbiati per non essere stati menzionati nella tua recenzione :)
Ci vediamo presto al mare!!
30 Sep 2012
"Simple and beautiful"
We had a great time staying at "Salinelle Oasi". The place is cosy, quiet, simple, clean and beautiful. we enjoued the nature around, the very close and peaceful beach and the nice area. th… More
27 Sep 2012
A perfect place for those who respect nature and love to live in a peacefull place. Salinelle´s Oasi is also a very child friendly place to spend a holiday. The propertys owner is really helpfull and… More
18 Jun 2012
"Like a movie, but it's real!"
There are a variety of cottages to choose from, so depending on your needs you'll need to investigate. My cottage was clean, spacious and functional, and the grounds of this oasis are just what w… More
7 Nov 2011
"Great house, but very noisy road!!!"
The house has two floors with kitchen and living areas below, and three bedrooms above. There is also a terrace upstairs as well as an entry patio on the ground floor, and lots of nice trees and plan… More
3 Nov 2011
"Secret Paradise near the beach"
Very nice place with plants (citrus,olive etc). You can walk to the beach. Perfect to families with children. Near Madonie Park and Cefalu. Pizzeria/Trattoria only 200m:s from the gate.
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