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Villa | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach or lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
  • Car not necessary
  • Nearest beach 0.3km

Located in one of the most exclusive sites near Palermo, Mondello Beach, Villa Amalia is located close to the the Mondello village, a characteristic fishermen's hamlet, wrapped in a unique atmosphere. All activities related to the sea life are within walking distance.

The beautiful beach is about 300 mt to walk, the village with restaurants, bars and shops, is about 100 mt and the amazing marine reserve of Capo Gallo is about 400 mt, reached with the bicycles available for guests. To reach Palermo city centre, a bus stop is just one minute's walk from the Villa.

The in-villa-apartment is very spacious and bright, with a typical marine atmosphere and has all the amenities. The house has two separate entrances, and a comfortable lobby, connected to the spacious covered patio on the north side. The bedrooms are tastefully decorated in classic mediterranean colors, all equipped with air conditioning and heating for the winter. A spacious living room with large dining table, seating area and TV corner, is ideal for relaxing in the evening and dine with friends. The kitchen, equipped with all types of appliances, is ideal to prepare traditional Sicilian dishes. Completing the apartment two bathrooms, one with a shower and one with bathtub.

In the villa garden on the north side is a solarium equipped with umbrellas, sofas and sun loungers, allowing you to relax after a day at the beach. On the back of the house, surrounded by a beautiful garden of citrus, a typical Sicilian patio with barbecue allows you to dine in quiet and enjoy the cool evening. There are also games for children, an outdoor shower and a private parking for up to two cars.

Perfect for families with children or groups of friends who want to enjoy the beach life together, without the need to use the car to reach the sea.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Nearest beach Mondello beach, Capo Gallo natural reserve 300 m
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 300 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Palermo airport (Falcone-Borsellino) 24 km, Nearest railway: Palermo Centrale 15 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

General Central heating, Air conditioning, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (3), Cots (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

- Italian Books for reading

- 2 different lunch/dining areas

- No smoking except on the exterior.

Further details outdoors

- Covered external equipped patio

- external lunch/dining area

- Double access to the Villa

- Outdoor toys for children ( swings, slides, docking )

Further details

- Italian, english and french speaking.

Extra service ( please ask for costs ):

- Cook-at-home service and Sicilian cooking school in Villa;

- Transfer to and from the villa with minibus max 9 people;

- Rubber boat to rent with driver for visit sea coast. ( from June to September )

The Sicily region

Sicily is the largest of the Italian islands, separated from the Continent by the Strait of Messina and surrounded by the Ionian, the Tyrrhenian and the Mediterranean Seas.

It is one of the pearls of Southern Italy and can be discovered, understood and experienced through a series of itineraries dedicated to areas of interest ranging from nature to history and traditions.

Nature seems to have endowed all its wonders to this land: mountains, hills and above all the sea, with its incredible colors, its crystal-clear water and the beauty of its seabeds, in no way inferior to those of other seas.

Here, the Mediterranean Sea, with its many little islands scattered around the coasts of Sicily - The Aeolians, Egadi and Pelagie Islands, Pantelleria and Ustica - offers unique and the intense sceneries, scents and flavors of uncontaminated nature.

Last but not least, its great volcanoes are symbols of the irresistible beauty and vitality of this incredibly charming region.

Fascination for this region grows with treasured archaeological sites that tell the story of the ancient origins of Trinacria (ancient name for Sicily).

The provinces of the region are: Palermo (regional capital), Agrigento, Catania, Caltanissetta, Enna, Messina, Ragusa, Siracusa and Trapani.


Mondello is a beautiful tourist destination located only a few kilometres from the city. Until the end of the 19th Century it was a noxious and foul-smelling swamp, however, in 1898 the area was reclaimed by Prince Francesco Lanza di Scalea and subsequently leased by the municipality to an Italian-Belgian company which commenced development of the area by creating a lido, a hotel and 300 villas.

During this period the Art Deco villas of the Belle Epoque were constructed, some by noted architects such as the Sicilian architect Ernesto Basile. The small fishing village was thus transformed into a rich and elegant resort and its development continued until the end of the 1990's. Today Mondello's rich heritage of historic villas remains intact; some of the villas have been completely restored over the years while others are left semi-abandoned. The lido was completely renovated several years ago and now houses a prestigious sailing club and the Charleston restaurant. For a number of years the beach has been covered in the summer with wooden beach huts which are rented to families and used for various purposes.

From 2008, the company which operates the beach is slowly eliminating the unsightly beach huts and transforming the beach by creating small areas with bars, deck chairs and umbrellas which undoubtedly helps to create a more pleasant and livable environment. Mondello is a place which retains an extraordinary fascination, above all out of season when its white beach is infrequently used and the splendid Caribbean colours of the sea can be seen in their full glory. In the village of Mondello, still partially used by the local fishermen, there are numerous restaurants where you can eat excellent fish and seafood, either standing or sitting down.

Beyond the town lies the Capo Gallo Nature Reserve which was created in 2001. Upon payment of a small entry fee, you can enter the reserve and swim in one of its small, sandy coves or from the rocks. The reserve is also an ideal place for hiking. You can walk to a fascinating, abandoned lighthouse along the unmade coastal path which runs through the reserve. Sailing regattas are regularly organised at Mondello by the local sailing clubs. In Mondello you can rent rib’s and boats, pleasure craft and windsurfers and take classes in scuba diving and surf kiting. All essential services are available in the village: bus, pharmacy, supermarkets, restaurants, self-service cafes, pizzerias, sandwich bars, mini-golf course and tennis courts.

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Review 1-10 of 13

30 Jun 2014


"Great Stay with friends"

We stayed at Villa Amaia for 3 nights at the end of June with a group of friends. The villa had lots of character, was very accessible to the beach. Elena was very friendly and helpful throughout our… More

16 Jun 2014


"Perfect vacation"

Rested in a villa for two weeks in June 2014. Villa is very comfortable and cozy, well-equipped, with all the necessary things. Very suitable for young children. And a very convenient location. The be… More

23 Apr 2014


"Wonderful Trip"

We just returned from a fabulous stay at Villa Amalia. It was a perfect house for two families with young children. It was fully stocked for a baby/toddler. The location was ideal, 2 blocks from th… More

26 Mar 2014


"Settimana bellissima"

Ottimo posto per una vacanza rilassante e divertente. La villa è comoda, spaziosa e ben arredata, inoltre è posta sia vicino al mare che ai locali e con un pullman si raggiunge facilmente Palermo.I… More

7 Mar 2014


"Fantastic location"

Thanks Elena for making us feel so welcome. The villa is literally right beside the sea and only 5 minutes walk from the little square and the beginning of the sandy beach. Every morning we would go… More

12 Nov 2013


"Great house!"

Dear ElenaYour house was amazing!!!Thank you for our holidays in Sicily! House is well furnishing whith good sence of style. There are you can find everything that you may need while living there. Hon… More

24 Oct 2013


"Perfect place"

Dear Elena,We really had a perfect time in Mondello. The house is even larger than we thought and the garden was perfect for the kids to play around. The veranda is a beautiful place for a morning bre… More

14 Oct 2013


"Beautiful Mondello"

Excellent villa, better than expected. Very close to the sea, beach and all amenities. The villa was comfortable and spacious and the outside space was brilliant. The bus stops at the end of the r… More

8 Sep 2013


"Great villa in a great location for both beach and city"

We would warmly recommend this apartment, which is tall and airy, well equipped and furnished and which has excellent outdoor areas - including a covered terrace at the front which we used every day. … More

25 Jun 2013


"Sun, Sea and Sicily"

After trawling the internet for villas/apartments/hotels that would fit the bill for a long weekend away in the sun, we could not have asked for much more from Villa Amalia and Mondello Beach.The shor… More

Review 1-10 of 13

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