The complex is nestled in a lush garden of lemon trees in the natural reserve of Cava Grande del Cassibile. At the foot of the mountains Iblei and 3 km from the Ionian Sea. The area is very sought after primarily for its crystalline and pristine waters. The beach is known as the "Pineta of Gelsomineto" also called "La Marquise" and borders on a beautiful cliff. Here ends the Cassibile, the river of the famous lakes Cavagrande.Up to 8 persons, in a rustic, fully furnished location, consisting of 1 hall, living room, 2 bedrooms, 1 kitchen with electric oven, 2 fridge, 1 satellite TV and wi-fi, 2 bathrooms with shower and washing machine. Outdoors furnished area (tables, chairs, benches, umbrellas, hammocks and deck chairs) with: pool (10x5 meters), outdoor-shower, sink, barbecue, wood oven and parking .The location is extraordinary. The city is known for its long white sandy beaches and its crystal clear sea, which awarded '5 sails' every year by the Environmental League. Excellent food and wine in the area, it also lies at the heart of World Heritage Sites of the Val di Noto and is rich in natural reserves (Vendicari Cavagrande, Cyane, Pantalica). In addition to the Nature Reserves 30 km away (half-hour drive), you can easily visit:SYRACUSE--NOTO -AVOLA -MARZAMEMI (charming seaside village of Arab origin)-PALAZZOLO ACREIDE (Greek theater)PORTOPALO DI CAPO PASSERO GOALS OUTSIDE PROVINCE: -RAGUSA-MODICA -SCICLI -CALTAGIRONE-CATANIA-VULCANO DELL'ETNA-GOLE DELL'ALCANTARA-TAORMINAThe location outside the province is about 1 to 2 hours by car.CAR: MOTORWAY EXIT SYRACUSE-GELA AVOLA;PLANE: RED FOUNTAIN OF CATANIA AIRPORT;TRAIN STATION OR ABLE TO SYRACUSEP.S. To the delight of the children in the house there is a small hunting dog very quiet and 2 cats.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 family bathrooms and 1 shower room|
|Nearest beach||Pineta del Gelsomineto 2.5 km|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Fontanarossa Airport in Catania 65 km, Nearest railway: Syracuse railway station 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Yes, smoking allowed|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property, Sea view|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (2), Bunk Beds (1), Single Beds (2), Dining seats for 15, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Sicily is an autonomous region with special status of 5,045,176 inhabitants of Italy, with capital Palermo.The territory of the region, which is part of Italy's island, consists almost entirely of the same name from the island, the largest island in Italian and Mediterranean cuisine and the remaining part is formed by the islands of the Aeolian Islands, the Egadi and Pelagie, Pantelleria and Ustica .It is the largest region of Italy (25,711 km ²) and its territory is divided into nine provinces, whose capitals are: Agrigento, Caltanissetta, Catania, Enna, Messina, Palermo, Ragusa, Siracusa, Trapani.It 'the only Italian region to include two cities among the ten most populous country in Palermo and Catania. It is washed by the Tyrrhenian Sea to the north, south-west of the Strait of Sicily, the Ionian Sea to the east and north-east by the Strait of Messina, which separates it from Calabria.The oldest human traces found on the island is dated to 12,000 BC about. Around 750 BC, Sicily became a Greek colony and in the next 600 years it was the main battlefield of the wars greek-Punic and Roman-Punic, which ended with the destruction of Carthage by Rome. After the fall of the Roman Empire in the fifth century, Sicily was a land of conquest, and during the High Middle Ages was subject to the Vandals,the Ostrogoths, Byzantines, Arabs and Normans, was born in the Kingdom of Sicily, lasted from 1130 to 1816, subject to the crown of Aragon in Spain, the Holy Roman Empire and, finally, the Bourbons (later Kingdom of the Two Sicilies). It was joined to the rest of Italy in 1860. Even before the birth of the Italian Republic in 1946, Sicily was granted the special status of autonomous region that has its own parliament.
Syracuse is an Italian town of 123,361 inhabitants, capital of the province of Sicily.Located on the southeast coast of the island, is the fourth largest city in Sicily by population, after Palermo, Catania and Messina, was once one of the largest metropolis of the ancient world, and the largest Greek city.Near the city is the rock necropolis of Pantalica declared in 2005 World Heritage [UNESCO.The name derives from the Syracuse siculo Syraka or Sùraka (plenty of water) for the presence of many watercourses and a swampy area that is the area of today Pantanelli. Both in greek and in latin is plural, Syracusae because the city was founded by Archias, a noble of Corinth in 734 BC, it became in a few years the Pentapolis as the original core, consisting of the island of Ortigia were added as other four groups: Acradina, Tyche, Neapolis and Epipoli.