Casa al Castello Castellammare
Villa | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
This unique jewel of 90 sqm is located a few steps from the Arab – Norman castle. It is one of the eleven houses in Piazza Castello , in the oldest quarter of Castellammare del Golfo . The house is built on three levels; the rooms have a unique view of the entire harbor and the sea, and, on the other part, of the square that was the old courtyard of the castle.
The entrance is from the square, which leads to the first floor , where there is an elegant and comfortable with a lovely balcony overlooking the harbor. On the same floor there is also the kitchenette. There you can enjoy breakfast, lunch on the beautiful antique marble table or simply relax. Even when you are cooking or washing you always have the view of the sea.
The marble staircase leads to the second floor with a spacious bedroom with a double bed, double wardrobe and a spacious marble bathroom (shower, bidet, toilet, sink ) .
The bedrooms are equipped with air conditioning and all the fixtures are fitted with double glazing. On the ground floor there is another large room with two single beds and a full bathroom ( toilet, bidet, shower, sink ) . In addition , under the stairs , there is a second large fridge-freezer , so there is no need to go upstairs to take cold drinks or ice cream .
very nice is the terrace of 15 sqm , of course with sea views, overlooking the harbor . Ideal for an aperitif, a dinner, perhaps by candlelight, or for sunbathing in the afternoon, when it is very sunny.
Quality furnishings and finishes are of family, very pleasant and prestigious.
The house, also for its location, is truly luxurious.
It is suitable for people who are on holiday and want something really special in an exclusive place
on arrival, you will find a little welcoming, with seasonal fruits, eggs and organic olive oil, snacks and sweets, and some other pleasantness ...Even milk, tea, etc. ... including a good bottle of wine: it can be pleasurable to sip, maybe in the evening, perhaps by candlelight on the terrace, a glass of chilled white wine, or maybe red...
this for our way of welcoming...
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||playa beach 1 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Palermo ( also Trapani - Birgi: 40 km) 30 km, Nearest railway: Castellammare del Golfo 2 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
The Sicily region
Sicily offers a lot for those who want a relaxing and cultural holiday, as well as for those seeking fun . The weather is usually beautiful, sunny , pleasant .
You can enjoy the natural scenery as well as in its various architectural styles and monuments , which , many are present on the island .
Since the Middle Ages the Nordic peoples were attracted by our land: there is an example of this in the style " Arab - Norman " , which combines historic architectural elements Arabic with Normans elements.
Even today , the period of domination Norman, Swabian and French are remembered as periods of increased prosperity and splendor of the island. Kings as Frederick II, Constance of Hauteville and Roger II made ??history , not only of Sicily, but of the entire maditerraneo and in Europe.
You can visit many churches, especially in Palermo, all really nice, and various museums and historic houses.
There are beaches of all types, as well as the mountains and hills offer really beautiful sceneries.
We must not forget the food : Sicilian cuisine is really delicious , and the ingredients for the way you cook .
Not only good fresh fish , but all that the island's culinary tradition has handed down and that today is even more valued .
the area of Castellammare offers numerous leisure activities and places to visit .
Nearby is the archaeological park of Segesta, with the ancient temple and amphitheater . You can also relax at the spa of Segesta.
A superb location just a few miles is the Tonnara of Scopello , until the eighties engaged in tuna fishing, and now visited by guests and tourists, offers a crystal clear sea in the enchanting Faraglioni .
Recommend a visit to the Zingaro Nature Reserve , accessible by sea and by land.
From Castellammare , you can easily reach and visit Selinunte , Trapani and salt marshes , Mozia and Marsala , Palermo.
You can relax in the beautiful beaches and enjoy the natural scenery that offers the area, and at the same time spend a cultural holiday.
From the house you come very easily to the port of Castellammare (the " marina" ) , and in front of the house itself, you can see the fishermen arrive with freshly caught fish , and if you like, buy it directly from them.
At the marina you can rent boats and take advantage of big boats that leave from there and go around the coast to the Zingaro Reserve and San Vito.
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14 Oct 2014
This house is beautiful, and located in the most idyllic setting, with the charming castle courtyard to the front, and wonderful views of the harbour from every window at the back. Alongside are nativ… More
18 Sep 2014
"One of the best ever"
This is a most charming place,quiet, pretty square at the front door and two balconys at back looking over port/marina.the apartment is v comfortable and the welcome from Marco is fantastic food and w… More
12 Sep 2014
Schon im Vorfeld unserer Reise konnte ich mit Marco per E-Mail einige Fragen abklären. Er hat schnell und auch sehr herzlich geantwortet. Ebenso herzlich war der Empfang in Castellammare del Golfo. M… More
29 Jun 2014
"Stunning location, lovely house and a warm Sicilain welcome, a delight"
This casa really is a sparkly gem, stunning location with two balconies overlooking the harbour where fishermen land and sell their catches to locals twice a day, and where marriage parties came to po… More
19 May 2014
"Truly a piece of paradise!"
This is such an amazing place. From the moment we arrived Marco met us, even helped us figure out the gas station to get some fuel in our rental car. We followed him to the home - it was even more bea… More
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