Villa | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
This is the story of a tower and of a castle of one thousand years ago, when Arabs ruled Sicily. You will hosted inside this millenary building in which still remains a wonderful Arab garden of delights full of tropical plants. The Baroness welcomes you opening her fortress to your vacation. The staying shows luxurious furnitures in all the rooms. You will be hosted in the first floor of the castle (in the upper floor lives the Baroness). The prestigious building is entirely built with the wonderful white local stone. All the rooms are large and comfortable as well as the bathrooms. Unforgettable the imperial living-room in the north side of the house. It's really a Paradise 10 minutes away from the sand of Sicily and fully immersed in the renowned Sicilian Baroque area (Unesco World Heritage).
The price includes weekly cleaning and a typical Sicilian breakfast for all the days of your staying, prepared by the Chef Silvana Recupero.
This property belongs to a member of MAMMASICILY (or Il Console), the exclusive Sicilian Association chaired by the distinguished Sicilian chef Silvana Recupero and by her husband, 'the motorwriter' (Rai, Chin ... Canada) Giovanni Vallone who personally guarantee the quality of the structure.
Also, as for all the other properties advised by MAMMASICILY, you will have a daily assistance for whatever you need (for a no surprises vacation). In fact, the Association, as per by law, has the aim: “... of enhancing the resources of traditions, culinary arts …assuring a good and nice stay to Sicily's guests” (Art. 2)
MAMMASICILY is a no-profit Association focused to the realization of several Sicilian projects, as: the preservation of naturalistic and archeological areas; the printing of old Sicilian texts kept at the library of the Association; the recording of Radio and Tv programs broadcasted all over the world; the preparation of new Sicilian recipes …
Travellers, of course, are welcome to our headquarter. On request you may attend a Sicilian Cooking School with Silvana or an Etna exploration with Giovanni. Also, contact them for any information you want about the property or about their beloved island. We are here to give you the best Sicily you have ever had !
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Catania 80 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|General||Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (5), Dining seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The Sicily region
It's really a Paradise 10 minutes away from the sand of Sicily and fully immersed in the renowned Sicilian Baroque area (Unesco World Heritage).