Villa Aurora Apartment
Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Villa Aurora Apartment is a newly refurbished apartment within a traditional Sicilian character property. The villa was built at the turn of the 20th century and is an extremely attractive character property set in a private garden in a quiet residential area of the town.
This property is ideally located in a quiet area of town set back from the road, but only a 10 minute walk from the town centre. As a historical town this charming location offers many interesting things to do and see. Taormina is world famous for its Roman-Greek amphitheatre which regular hosts different concerts and festivals. This town is ideal also for shopping as it offers an array of locally crafted products as well as luxury goods.
With only a 10 minute stroll from Villa Aurora Apartment you will also reach the cable car station in town which enables you to easily and quickly access Taormina's beautiful beaches. On these beaches you also have the opportunity of hiring umbrella and sun loungers so that you can soak up the wonderful Sicilian climate
Apartment Aurora is located only a few metres away from where the writer D.H. Lawrence was based. Lawrence fell in love with Taormina and stayed and lived here for over 10 years
This rental property boasts typical Sicilian features as well as contemporary touches. Through a private entrance you access this light spacious apartment (90 m2), each room has large terraced doors onto the large private terrace (30 m2) which boasts breathtaking sea views with mainland Italy visible in the distance and views onto the historical town centre of Taormina. The newly fitted and appointed kitchen is fully equipped with brand new electric appliances (including dishwasher, fridge/freezer, hob, oven and grill ).
On your arrival you will be welcomed to the property by the owner Nino, who will be able to answer any questions you may have as well as provide you with up to date information about local events, excursions, shopping, beaches etc for Taormina and the rest of the island.
Also, on arrival you will find a welcoming Sicilian Hamper including wine, fruit and other essentials to ensure your holiday gets off to a relaxing start!
Taormina is ideally located to be able to access most parts of the island should you be feeling adventurous – Etna, Piazza Amerina, Agringento,Siracusa are all within striking distance.
* Welcome by the owner and assistance during your stay (boat hire, information on restaurants, events, shopping, beaches, excursions, reservations)
* Welcome hamper including wine, fruit and essentials
* Final cleaning and mid stay clean for longer stays
* Complimentary WiFi internet
* No extra charge for cot & high chair
EXTRAS - Can be arranged at request
* Private parking in front of the apartment (10 euro/day)
* Private cooking classes
* Private Transfer Service
* Car rental service
* Private art lessons
* Honeymoon special
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Catania Fontanarossa 55 km, Nearest railway: Taormina-Giardini 4 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
Availability Your dates are available
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24 Oct 2014
"Pretty. Rustic and charming!"
Classic Italian decor. Stunning views. Very amicable hosts - Niño and Francesca were very helpful and friendly. Had a lovely week in Taormina visiting the beach, lovely restaurants and shops. And of … More
18 Oct 2014
"Villa Aurora Taormina - Beautiful Villa, Wonderful Host, Fantastic Holiday"
The ideal place to stay for a relaxing beautiful and comfortable holiday. Villa Aurora is located close enough to Taormina central to walk to all the shops and restaurants in 10 - 15 mins; yet far eno… More
Thank you so much for your great comments. Thank you also for highlighting a couple of things that we can improve on for next year (more tv channel options and dvds) - we are always looking to improve! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Villa Aurora and we would love to welcome you again in the future. Warm wishes from us here in Taormina!
15 Oct 2014
Great stay in this comfortable apartment. Was just as described. Upstairs in owner's villa with modern newly fitted kitchen, wi fi,tv, dvd player and shower room. The star of the flat is the large terrace with views over the town and to the sea where we enjoyed many a meal. And glass of wine. Perfectly located in quiet part of town but within 10 mins easy walk of Corso Umberto, 15 mins walk to cable car to beach and 20 mins to bus station to pick up any day trips. The owner, Nino was very helpful, took us to town to show us the best places to shop and eat and was always on call should he be needed. Would recommend!
Thank you so much for your great feedback. We do appreciate the time you have taken to leave us your comments. At the same time we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Villa Aurora and do hope we will meet you again in the future! With best wishes from Nino and Francesca
7 Oct 2014
"A near perfect apartment"
This is a lovely, well equipped apartment in a very beautiful traditional Italian building. The owner, Nino, is very friendly and helpful. We cannot recommend this apartment too highly and we will ce… More
Thank you so much for your great feedback. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Villa Aurora and we love to welcome you again in the future! Best wishes to you from Nino and Francesca
21 Sep 2014
"A nice apartment with great owners and a lovely view"
We stayed as a couple for 3 nights for our honeymoon. The owner Nino was very welcoming and often went out of his way to make our stay more pleasant.
The view onto the sea is very nice and you can appreciate it from the private terrace.
Thanks for a lovely time!
Thank you so much for your feedback. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your honeymoon at Villa Aurora and we really do appreciate the time you have taken to post your comments. We hope to welcome you again in the future and in the meantime send our best wishes to you both from Taormina!
6 Sep 2014
This is not just a flat - it's the top floor of a genuine Italian villa with all the style and history that you could hope for.The positive comments made by many others are an accurate reflection… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your review. We really do appreciate and value your feedback. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Villa Palma and do hope that we will have the opportunity of welcoming you again in the future. Warm wishes from us all here in Sucuraj
27 Aug 2014
I do not have enough words to describe our fantastic stay at Villa Aurora. From the moment we arrived Nino took care of us and made out trip extra special. So much that we enjoyed a drink with him alm… More
Thank you so much for your lovely comments and for taking the time to leave us a review. We really do value your feedback. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and do hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you again in the future. All the best from us all here in Sicily, saluti from Nino, Francesca and Sofia!
19 Aug 2014
I had the pleasure of staying at Apartment Aurora for 2 weeks whilst studying at Babilonia language school. The apartment is in fantastic location only a 7 minute walk to the Corso Umberto but a nice … More
Thank you so much for taking the time to review our property - we really value your feedback. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Villa Aurora and we do hope to welcome you again in the future. In the meantime we wish you all the best, saluti from Nino, Francesca and Sofia!
4 Aug 2014
"I LOVED this place!"
Bright, sunny, clean, charming, great location! This apartment has all the comforts and conveniences necessary with a spectacular terrace and view. It is well represented on line with pictures, and th… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your feedback. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at Villa Aurora apartment and do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you again in the future! Tanti cari saluti from Francesca and Nino
8 Jul 2014
"Relax and enjoy!"
We stayed at Villa Aurora for 7 nights in June and loved it.The situation of the house was perfect with stunning views across the sea to Calabria .The large terrace was ideal for simple leisurely … More
Thank you so much for reviewing our property. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Villa Aurora apartment and do hope to welcome you again in the future. With warm wishes from Francesca and Nino
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