Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

"Maniace" is a perfectly furnished studio, air conditioned, with private bathroom, with fully furnished kitchenette and relaxing little garden/terrace where have lunch or dinner or Even catch the sun in the very full center of Ortigia…..

First floor of a private building.

This open space is exclusively reserved just for Maniace’s Guests.

“Maniace” is a one-roomed apartment with 1 king size bed for 2 Guests and a comfortable and new sofa-bed for further 2 young Guests or 1 adult Guest and 1 young Guest. For a further young Guest is available even a single folding bed to place in the same room fittable for 1 young Guest.

Total occupancy is for maximum 5 Guests (3 adults and 2 young guests more)

The zone is really very central so offering all the needed services for a comfortable holiday: shops, grocery, bars just at 1 meter from the sea, restaurants, pubs, amazing historical attractions to visit.

Everything is far just 50/100 meters from the apartment just reachable just with a relaxing walk for a very a few minutes.

The tariff includes:

- 1 set of bed linen and some additional pillows and blankets

- 1 set for each guest of 3 towels, respectively for shower, face and bidet, besides some little welcome set of shampoo and soaps

- Free Wi-Fi connection included.

- Flat TV 32 "Led

- Energy Fees, local taxes, final cleanings costs.


Check in is possible from 1 pm till 7 pm.

Check out is scheduled from 9 am to 9:30 am.

It's necessary to agree with the Host time of arrival and departure in order to receive the keys.

The apartment is very central in Ortigia so only you can access by car in the historic center JUST to leave your luggage but not to park.

There are many electric public minibus that lead from outside the old town up to very close bus stop, just few meters from the holiday house

Size Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom, Solarium or roof terrace
Check in time: 13:00
Check out time: 11:00
Nearest beach Cala Rossa Free Public Beach 100 m
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 100 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Catania International 49 km, Nearest railway: Siracusa Railway Station 4 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access
General Air conditioning, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Furniture Sofa Beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden
Access Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Sicily region

The studio is really very ventral located in Ortigia island (delicious historical center of Siracusa city) relaxing life style and surrounded by exclusive architectural beauties.

The location is really central in Ortigia (the charming but lively island / historical center of Syracuse), making it ideal for a convenient and easy visit all major tourist attractions, as well as offering comfort in reach a lot of bars, restaurants, shops , market food, etc ... in only 1/2 minutes walking.

Only 50 meters away are the beach, free of charge, "Cala Rossa" and the beach "Arethusa". The sun / beach "Forte Vigliena" is instead about 3/400 mt.

Just 100 meters away there’s the magnificent Cathedral square (The Duomo) where you can admire the Cathedral, the Archbishop's Palace, the church of St. Lucia to the Abbey, which houses a priceless painting by Caravaggio.

Moreover very close are art galleries, museum Bellomo, the amazing and impressive castle Maniace built by the enlightened Frederick of Swabia.

You can even “lose” yourself in the charming and picturesque streets of the island, once the beating heart of the most powerful "polis" of the period Greek / Hellenic around the Mediterranean, where you were born or formed the biggest personalities in the field of scholarly literature (Aeschylus, Euripides, etc ...) and Science (The Genius of Archimedes was born, lived and died in Syracuse).


The apartment is located just 50 mt. by the main public electric bus stops (BLUE Line - Line n. 1 – Only 50 cents of euro per trip, ticket can be purchased on the bus once boarded) that allow you to reach the main places of interest in the city, just walking a couple of minutes.

At about 100 mt. some free parking is available (check the address/location on the map: “Lungomare d’Ortigia”.

In the immediate vicinity of the holiday house you can find several places to rent bicycles to enjoy the amazing beauty of Siracusa or to rent cars to visit the beautiful province of Syracuse.

The province of Siracusa offers 3 sites protected by UNESCO as "World Heritage": Syracuse and Ortigia; Noto and Val di Noto and Pantalica.

The main beaches in the province of Syracuse:

-In Ortigia: Cala Rossa beach is far just 50 mt. and it’s accessible by comfortable ladder handy.

Just 2/3 minutes walking from the holiday home, shingle beach and the open sea of very nice quality. Recommended for proximity and practicality;

-Beaches Of San Lorenzo, although not as much 'cheap' Lido Agua beach is recommended for its services and wonderful sea quality and colors.... ..If the weather is that of the usual spring/summer wonderful days it will seem to stay in some 'Caribbean' beach…..

-Island Of Currents / Carratois, Carratois Lido as well as the Lido Le Dune are recommended, southern tip of Italy.

-Nature Reserve of Plemmirio, very close to the city center of Syracuse: reefs and crystal clear sea, protected reserve, several possibility to snorkeling and to enjoy amazing sea nature.

-Beaches Of Lido di Noto, waterfront widespread and sometimes crowded sea of excellent quality;

-Beaches of the Nature Reserve of Vendicari , pristine beaches, no overbuilding, birdwatching and nature untouched;

-Beach of Calamosca, pristine but necessary 5/10 minutes walking through the nature reserve after parking, pristine sea;

-Beaches Of Arenella and Fontane Bianche, the resort areas of Syracuse, albeit distant only 10/15 minutes driving from the city, recommended for those looking for the presence of services, food markets, beaches, beach entertainment, etc….;

-Borgo Of Marzamemi, charming seafront fishermen village featuring cafes and restaurants overlooking the sea, shops, etc ...... perhaps romantic destination for the end of the day of the sea;

-Fishermen Borgo Seaside of Portopalo of Capo Passero, a picturesque village that has to be visited as well as to enjoy a drink in the late afternoon in the immediate seaside or in some restaurant of the main little square which brings back the years.

-Borgo Of Brucoli (north of Syracuse in the district of Augusta), features coves in town in the summer and particularly the geomorphology;

Places to visit in the city:

-The whole island of Ortigia, the Cathedral of Syracuse, Frederick's castle 'Maniace', Archaeological “Park of Paradise” (Greek theater of Syracuse, Roman amphitheater, the ear of Dionisio, etc ...), archaeological museum 'Paolo Orsi' (as provided the World finds pre-Greek colonization as well as finds of the Greek and roman)

Places to visit in the province:

-Unique at the world Baroque of the city of Noto;

-Necropolis of Pantalica (UNESCO World Heritage) in the area of Sortino / Ferla;

-Medieval Borgo of Buccheri.