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Studio in elegant Villa by the sea and City center

Villa Scimemi
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15 reviews
Villa Scimemi
Studio Entrance
Studio entrance
Outdoor area
Main room
Main room
Indoor dining area
a little babies area
The white sand beach
shell fish
pasta with seafood
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Studio, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Mondello, Palermo, Province of Palermo, Sicily
Studio with separate entrance in a very elegant "Wright" style villa in the village of Mondello, surrounded by trees, accross the street from the sandy beach. There are two beds + a sofa bed, kitchenette equipped with crockery, a large wardrobe with drawers, mirror and very good quality lingerie, television with satellite TV, radio with CD player, wireless internet, heat pump, bathroom with shower, outdoor shower and parking. The studio includes an outdoor area equipped with sun umbrella, table and chairs where you can have your meals, relax and sunbath. The bus stop to the City Centre is located approximately five minutes away.

Monolocale con ingresso autonomo, in elegante villa di stile “wrightiano”, nel borgo marinaro di Mondello, circondata da alberi centenari, in riva al mare tra il golfo sabbioso e la scogliera, La fer...
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About the Owner, Francesco V
Languages spoken: English, Italian
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Feb 2013
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 26 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
We are very friendly people. When guests arrive we try to put them at easy and we give them of the information they need about the house, the area, the culture, the foods of our region and any other information so that they enjoy their stay in Sicily. We only ask respect for people and items
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English first
Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in July 2017

Management response:

Thanks a lot for your wonderful review. When you receive a so nice review you are satisfied and think you have reached the gol of being a good host. In addition to that, with Anja and her nice girls, we also were emotionaly involved for their friendly and nice behaviour. We look forward to meeting them again


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Reviewed 5 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Management response:

Thanks a lot for your very nice review; anyway it's a pleasure to be an owner when we have so kind and polite people as you were. Thanks again


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Reviewed 9 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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On arriving at Villa Scimemi in Mondello we realised that this was not just any villa. The house is in a stunning location, surrounded by beautiful trees and plants, with amazing views. Our host Francesco, greeted us on arrival and showed us to our apartment, which is part of the villa. Francesco also showed us around his beautiful home which...

Management response:

Thanks a lot for your lovely and detailed review. Certainly I will take note of your suggestions. To remember that every holiday house owner would like to have guests as you are. Business aside we hope to meet you again.


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking allowed
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1 Aug 2017 -
31 Aug 2017
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2 nights
1 Sep 2017 -
31 Oct 2017
Medium - High season
2 nights
1 Nov 2017 -
31 Dec 2017
low season
2 nights
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  • surcharge per day for the third bed: £9 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The price include the supply of linen and towels once a week. There is a surcharge of 10 Euros per day for the third bed
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About the neighbourhood
Mondello is a small borough of the city of Palermo in the autonomous region of Sicily in Southern Italy. Its beach lies between two mountains: Mt Gallo and Mt Pellegrino. The town was originally a small fishing village situated on marshland, but at the end of the 19th century it was drained and grew into a favourite tourist destination.<BR>From 1912 onwards Mondello became the seat of the aristocracy. The nobility of the city fostered the construction of several exclusive and aristocratic nautical clubs, the construction of villas, lush gardens. King Ferdinand of Bourbon called it "a corner of paradise". Eventually, the tourist resort of Mondello became popular. Mondello is characterized by a white sandy beach (1.5 km long) and sea water of tropical colors. The landscape is... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Falcone-Borsellino: 20.0 km
Railway: Stazione Centrale - Stazione Notarbartolo: 8.0 km
The best way to reach Palermo is by airplane. From airport to Palermo-Mondello (or Palermo downtown) there is a bus. When you arrive in Palermo you have to take a local bus to Mondello (number 806). You can ask the driver to let you off in "Piazza della Esedra-viale della Libertà" where you can take the local bus to Mondello or a taxi if you don't arrive too late at night. Don't forget to buy tickets before taking the local bus. The best way, in my opinion, is to take a taxi from the airport to Mondello which will bring you to my home (address: viale Principessa Giovanna n. 2); the cost is about 40-45 Euros. I suggest asking the driver how much it costs before you get in and at your arrival ask for the receipt. From Piazza della Esedra to Mondello-Valdesi the cost of Taxi... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
Nearby cities
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