Farmhouse / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Pet friendly

The appartment is on the ground floor of a ancient Villa with a spacious living-dining room and open wood fire including a cooking area, two double bedrooms, one bedroom with two single beds, bathroom, washing machine, tv sat and fridge. Villa Rica is surrounded by century old olive trees, lemon groves, orchards and mediterranean scrub. At only 50 mt you can find a tipical restaurant to taste excellent regional dishes.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 6 bedrooms
Rooms 6 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom, Solarium or roof terrace
Nearest beach Mongiove 6 km
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 6 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Reggio Calabria 86 km, Nearest railway: Patti 7 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Staffed property, Sea view
Pool Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
General TV, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Satellite TV
Standard Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (2), Single Beds (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 6
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set
Access Parking, Wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Other service are: swimming pool (shared), ping pong, archery, excursion service, mountain bike rental, play ground for children, bowling.

Further details outdoors

The ground of the farm ( 42 acres) is mainly used for growing citrus, nuts, ecc, Everething is organically grown. The position of Villa Rica is ideal for trekking in a background of incomparable beauty.
The farm is on the North East coast of Sicily, near the town of Patti which lies between Milazzo and Cefalù. It nestles among low rolling hills and offers a stupendous view over the valley below towards the Aeolian Islands and the Tyrrhrenian Sea.

It is a unique location. Not only is it the ideal place for a peaceful and relaxing stay but it is also an excellent starting point for visiting many of Sicily’s most beautiful sites. The Aeolian Islands, Taormina, Cefalù, Mount Etna, the Heritage Park of the Nebrodis, Alcantara Canyon, Messina, Catania, Palermo, Monreale can each be visited on a one day excursion.

Further details

Swimming pool only available from May to September.

Garden is shared with the owners of the house and the customers of the B&B .

English-speaking representative on hand to answer any questions

The Sicily region

Sicily, how marvelous, here is the key to everything"

Sicily for the history, the monuments, the landscape, the beaches, the volcans, the mountain, is one of the best place you can find in Italy. The weather is quite always good, the people is very friendly. You can find Natural Park, world heritage, Greek and Romans sites, Arabic, Norman and spanish buildings. Sicily offers a lot of thing to do and to see. It' s possible to visit some cities or villages, the islands with their unforgettable colours, to go to the beaches, to find archeological and architectural treasures, to taste delicious food and wine, to enjoy the natural park, to go to many museums, theatres ( also Greek or roman), to do a sport, as swimming, diving, sailing, snorkeling, riding, parapending etc, or to go out in the night.

Contrada Mortizzi

Near to Villa Rica there is Tyndaris a site of an ancient Greek settlement founded by Tindaridi; there are also important traces of the Roman colonizers of the centuries that followed.

The remains of the city walls lead the visitor to the Greek amphitheatre with a stunning view of the Aeolian Islands and Cape Milazzo acroos the Tyrranean sea. Tyndaris is also an important destination for Pilgrims devoted to the cult of the Black Madonna. Very important is on 8th of September the Madonna festival. During the summertime there are some show at the Greek theatre and many other festival in the nearer village like Montalbano Elicona ( with a medieval parade), Patti Marina, Mongiove, Gioiosa Marea.