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Villa Aurora Apartment

Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Taormina, Province of Messina, Sicily
Villa Aurora Apartment is a newly refurbished apartment within a traditional Sicilian character property. The villa was built at the turn of the 20th century and is an extremely attractive character property set in a private garden in a quiet residential area of the town.

This property is ideally located in a quiet area of town set back from the road, but only a 10 minute walk from the town centre. As a historical town this charming location offers many interesting things to do and see. Taormina is world famous for its Roman-Greek amphitheatre which regular hosts different concerts and festivals. This town is ideal also for shopping as it offers an array of locally crafted products as well as luxury goods.

With only a 10 minute stroll from Villa Aurora Apartment you will also reach the cable car station in town which enables you to ea...
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Listing #HL1652800
About the Owner
Francesca V
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2011
Interaction with guests
On arrival guests are welcomed to the property by my father Nino, the owner of Villa Aurora. He is local and has fluent English and good conversational French. He will be waiting for you as you arrive and show you to the apartment, give you your keys, show you round and answer any questions you may have. Nino has lots of great tips and recommendations and will gladly help you with anything you may need. Nino lives on the ground floor of Villa Aurora so if guests need anything during the holiday he can be easily reached. He can also assist with booking transfers. In the apartment guests have a comprehensive information booklet with details regarding the apartment, the area and host contact details.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views from the apartment were stunning. The apartment was bearable and comfortable. However the bathroom shower cubicle really needed to be replaced as it was grubby. The shower head didn’t work properly and after 4 days the boiler packed up and we were left...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2018

I stayed at Nino's apartment with my mum for 10 days and we had such a wonderful time. The apartment is so Italian and genuine and the terrace is such a great size! Spent a lot of time out there catching the sun and eating...More

Thank ChemBean
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

We had a marvelous stay in this beautiful home located in a quiet neighborhood of Taormina. The updated bath and kitchen were great as were the 180 degree views of the city and sea from the terrace. Our host, Nino who lives on the first...More

Thank Expedition783410
Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Ocean Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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Rental prices quoted in € - Euros.
A minimal stay required is 7 days during high season (July & August) and 3 days during the off-season.
The listed prices are all inclusive of Internet usage, bed linen, bath towels, final cleaning, satellite TV and utilities.
For longer rentals in the off-season please contact us for pricing. For a 14 day stay or longer we will gladly offer a discount.
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About the neighbourhood
The apartment is located in a peaceful residential area of town, a town minute walk from the town centre. Porta Messina the entrance arch to the main shopping street Corso Umberto is ten minutes away. From the apartment you can enjoy views of mainland Italy and old town views.

Taormina's Farmer's and Fisherman's market is only a few minutes away – so if you fancy living and cooking just like the locals here is your chance. This is open every morning.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Catania Fontanarossa: 55.0 km
Railway: Taormina-Giardini: 4.0 km
Ferry: Messina: 55.0 km
Reaching Taormina from Catania airport is extremely straightforward whether you decide to hire your own car from the airport or reach us via means of public transport. From Catania airport there is a regular direct bus service to Taormina (takes approx 1 hour). Should you prefer to reach us by taxi we can arrange this for you. Also if you have a hire car we can arrange for private secure garage parking opposite the property at an extra Euro 10 per day (to be paid on arrival). For more information on transportation or arranging a transfer please do not hesitate to contact us.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
Nearby cities
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