Villa | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 9
Villa il Gelso is a former farmhouse that was completely restored whereby the traditional Sicilian colours, white and blue, have been retained. The interior of the house surprised by its special style and very comfortable furnishings. The beautiful garden with a swimming pool offers a pleasant atmosphere for a relaxing vacation to spend outdoors. Equipped with heating and proximity to other independent villas, partially inhabited also the whole year are making the house an ideal holiday accommodation even in the winter months. In the immediate vicinity of this villa, in one of the most beautiful and interesting areas of Sicily located, are the sea, the Faraglioni of Scopello and the Zingaro Nature Reserve.
|Size||Sleeps up to 9, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Guidaloca 1 km|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Palermo airport 40 km, Nearest railway: Castellammare del Golfo 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Air conditioning, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
|Further details outdoors||
Swimming pool available: from 30.03.13 to 26.10.13
Refundable breakages deposit of euro 500',00 required on arrival, to be refunded within one day of your departure (subject to satisfactory property inspection).
The Sicily region
The Elemi, Phoenician, Carthaginian, Greeks, Arabs and Normans settled the Western side of the island. In the past this area was called “ Val di Mazara; it includes hilly landscapes covered by rich Olive groves and well grown vineyards. Along the costal landscape you can admire not only beautiful beaches of golden sand that look over the African sea, as well as stretches of rock coast suitable for snorkelling and pleasure craft. This is the area of Tonnara” (Tuna fish processing farm), of “ Blue fish”, of the “ salt routes ”, of the Zingaro, of Moscato and Marsala, “ “ Liquid Gold”, of the Temples and Mosaics.
Selinunte is the biggest archaeological park in Europe.
The place is famous for its ancient "Tonnara" and the warm and crystal clear sea.
You will find lovely sandy beaches in Castellammare del Golfo and surroundings.
Places to visit: Scopello and Zingaro natural park 3 Km, Erice 60 Km, Segesta 20 Km, Marsala 70 Km, Trapani 60 Km, Palermo 50 Km, Selinunte 60Km.