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volcano etna
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volcano etna
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
Catania, Province of Catania, Sicily
Etnaland is a delightful place to use as your base for touring Sicily, or for those really wishing to discover Etna<BR>The flat is ina semidetached house , very calm in winter time. there is a chimney . It is perfect if you wish to relax and to discover etna.<BR>Ideal for small family. Thre is rom there you can reach a lot of villages on the slopes of volcano Etna , Catania, Syracue, Palermo, Taormina, The sea and so on.
About the Owner, Carmine R
Languages spoken: English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2011
Overall rating: 3.0 / 5.0
Based on 2 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL160807
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English first
Perth, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
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Reviewed 12 July 2012 for a stay in June 2012

We arrived late on the afternoon of 9th June to find the entire entry and the full height of the stairwell under construction. The construction works were fully open to the passage which led to the entry of the apartment. Even though we booked on the 22nd of October 2011, we were not advised of the work in progress until 4 days before our arrival when we were already on holiday in Spain. In trying to ascertain the construction hours and noise level, the owner finally relented saying "not to worry, they won't be working on Sunday" which was totally unacceptable. The apartment itself was not as clean as it should be for paying guests, it is certainly not fully renovated and the seating in the living space consists of an ancient two seater couch and an IKEA stool. Nor was it honestly or correctly represented in the photographs when I booked. In trying to negotiate with the owner for a refund, we did not intend to spend 10 days of our once in a lifetime holiday paid for...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2012 for a stay in March 2012

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Furnished fully equipped
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
The guest should respect the common rules , don't make too much noise and leave the house as they have found.
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
1 Sep 2017 -
30 Sep 2017
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
extra: cleaning 10 € , garage (medium car) 15 € per night
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About the neighbourhood
ragalna is a small village on the slopes of volcano etna 25 km far from Catania and 5 km far from Etna or Nicolosi<BR><BR>Catania (pronounced [ka?ta?nja], Greek: ?at??? – Katáni; Latin: Catana and Catina[1]) is an Italian city on the east coast of Sicily facing the Ionian Sea, between Messina and Syracuse. It is the capital of the eponymous province, and with 298,957 inhabitants[2] (752,895 in the Metropolitan Area)[2] it is the second-largest city in Sicily and the tenth in Italy.<BR><BR>Catania is known to have a seismic history and past, having been destroyed by a catastrophic earthquake in 1169,[3] another in 1693, and several volcanic eruptions from the neighbouring Mount Etna volcano, the most violent of which was in 1669.[3]<BR><BR>Catania has ha... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Railway: Catania: 1.0 km
Ferry: Catania: 1.0 km
From Airport <BR>Fontanarosa<BR><BR> Fontanarossa Airport (CTA)<BR>95121 Catania, Italy <BR><BR> 1. Head east on Via Fontanarossa <BR> 550 m <BR> 2. Keep left at the fork <BR> 53 m <BR> 3. Turn left to stay on Via Fontanarossa <BR> 170 m <BR> 4. Slight left to stay on Via Fontanarossa <BR> 28 m <BR> 5. Turn right at Via Santa Maria Goretti <BR> 220 m <BR> 6. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Via San Giuseppe alla Rena <BR> 700 m <BR> 7. Turn right onto the ramp to Catania/Messina/Siracusa <BR> 280 m <BR> take the ss toward Paternò than follow the direction to Ragalna go up until piazza rocca than turn left the house is 100 meter after... more
Activities nearby
Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
Nearby cities
Sicily Villas (15,726)
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