"In the Heart of Scopello"
House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
The house has just been fully renovated & refurbished. It is vey sunny and spacious to host 4 people. It has a nice living room, Kitchen with dining table. There are 2 spacious and airy bedrooms tastefully furnished for a relaxing atmosphere and a lovely bathroom with shower. The house has 4 large windows overlooking the main square (Baglio) in Scopello and the village. The Village of Scopello is located just above the Faraglioni and there are a few locals lovely restaurants and cafes serving local delicatessen.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Scopello 500 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Palermo 60 km, Nearest railway: Castellammare 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Further details indoors|
3 rooms and Kitchen plus one bath. There are 4 windows and bathroom lighted with natural light thanks to a beutiful skywindow.
|Further details outdoors|
Scopello has plenty of stores, cafes, icecream places and bakeries. Being a tiny village with few streets and only 45 permanent inhabitants. It is a lovely little village, a good base for excursions, an idyllic place for children to play under the stars, water trickling from the fountain, gelato eating and enjoing the wonderful food local restaurants can offer.
The Sicily region
Scopello is close to Castellammare and on the north ovest part of Sicily. One of the most beautiful areas of the island.Sicily is great island full of History and archaeological sites for the many invasions.The weather is for most of the year temperate. From April to late October temperature range from 20 c° to 33 c°.Best period to come and visit is from April to November .Place of interest to visit are Zingaro Park , Segesta with thermal pool, San Vito lo Capo, Erice, Trapani, Saline di Trapani with the salt museum, Marsala and Mothia Island, Egadi Islands, Marsala for famous wine, Ustica island, Palermo, Monreale, Cefalù, Selinunte and Temple's valley of Agrigento. All these places are 30-50 kms from the villetta.
The village of Scopello, is a lovely and tiny village which overlooks the Faraglioni rock-stacks and the ancient Tonnara , 300 metres below and it is also close to the enchanting Nature reserve of Lo Zingaro. A 'charming atmosphere, involving, as the hospitality and the availability of Scopello. The traditional seafood, local specialties of the agricultural society, the ceramics of the local school, reviews the cultural element, take Diving lessons and visits nearby attractions (Trapani, Segesta, Erice, Palermo, etc..) Scopello is perhaps the more evocative and colourful place of the entire gulf of Castellammare. It is a small village risen at the end of the 18th century around the "baglio", on a previous arab country house. In the low-lying wonderful cove limited by the stacks and protected by old towers, there is the "tonnara" (thunny-fishing structure), The name of Scopello probably derives from the Greek "scopelos" (rock). At night is now a place to sit down in a cafe after dinner and enjoy the summer breeze!
Close is the 1.620 hectares of "Riserva dello Lo Zingaro" extend in one of the most evocative landscapes of Sicily and amazing beaches. It is the first natural reserve instituted in Sicily (6 May 1981), it is more than seven kilometers long and spreads along the coast. It is situated in one of the few still integral places in all the Island.
Segesta with the Greek ruins (temple and amphitheater) is only 20 km away.
Palermo and Trapani are beautiful cities to visit as well as the island like Favignana and Levanzo (ferry boat leaving from Trapani port).
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5 Sep 2013
"L'incanto della Sicilia vera"
All'interno di un baglio arabo, vicini a una tonnara e alla Riserva dello Zingaro io, mia moglie e mio figlio abbiamo passato una settimana meravigliosa. Difficile da descrivere, il consiglio è vivere questa esperienza
26 Aug 2013
"da rifare per scoprire meglio le meraviglie della sicilia"
la casa è accogliente ma non ha neppure uno spazio esterno, stanze piccole, poco arredate, piccolo armadio per 4 persone, bagno senza finestra, il tutto non esplicitato dall'inserzione. La casa… More
Un peccato che il villaggio di Scopello non sia piaciuto alla Signora, che la bellezza ancora intatta del paesino non sia stata apprezzata pienamente cosi come non ha aiutato neanche essere nel centro di Scopello con la convenienza ad esempio di potere approfittare dell'opportunita' di fare colazione la mattina in uno dei deliziosi tipici bar del Baglio di Scopello. Ci dispiace poi che il cagnolino, probabilmente di qualche turista che abitava nella casa vicina e che lo ha portato con se in vacanza, abbia dato fastidio e non ha aiutato a migliorare l'esperienza della signora. Purtroppo questo non e' sotto il nostro controllo.
15 Jul 2013
"Perfect place to stay in Scopello"
I almost don't want to review this lovely apartment in Scopello, in case too many people get to know about it! It's really that good! It´s always a bit of a gamble trying to find somewhere … More
11 Jul 2011
"Lovely apartment overlooking the village piazza"
Vincenzo the owner was great and communicated via email and text every step of the way. The apartment was lovely - the bedrooms overlooked the piazza which was great for people watching. It was ashame… More
29 Jun 2011
"A Fantastic Apartment in a beautiful part of Sicily"
The apartment is tastefully furnished and the excellent facilities provided great comfort during our stay. Necessities can be found at the local shop which is a brisk walk away. It was also a pleasure… More
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