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Villa with private pool, hottub and seaview

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10 reviews
Sharing a swimming pool is overrated.  Enjoy your private pool!
Come home from a day trip and relax with a glass of Terre di Trente wine!
Prepare your BBQ in the shade of a 100 year old olive tree
Open kitchen and living room
Entrance to the house
Living room
Fist bedroom with matrimonial bed and seaview
Second bedroom with two single beds
Third small bedroom with double bed and seaview
Living room
Downstairs bathroom with shower
overlooking Taormina and the sea
Comfortable lounging area in the shade of old olive trees
Stairs leading to the house and BBQ area
BBQ area
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Overview
Villa -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Piedimonte Etneo, Province of Catania, Sicily
'Your home away from home ... and more'.

Nature at her best, a Garden of Eden looking at the sea and olive trees. This stylish recently renovated 1850 country house is nestled on the slopes of Mount Etna, approx 2 km away from the town Piedimonte Etneo between Catania and Taormina, and only 9 km away from the Marina di Cottone beach at Fiumefreddo. It is surrounded by the rural nature and offers a breathtaking sea view and a wide panorama.The spacious house can accommodate up to 7 guests. It has all comfort, is furnished for outdoor living and includes a private outdoor swimming pool and a heated jacuzzi.This tucked away jewel is one of the best kept secrets in the Etna north area between Catania and Taormina. Privacy, beauty and peace - the ideal family, romantic or honeymoon hideaway...
About the Owner, Trente and Filip H
Languages spoken: German, English, Italian, French, Dutch
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Oct 2013
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 10 reviews and 1 property
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  • German first
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English first
gaynor_ki...
Brighton, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 12 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

We are a family of two teenage boys ,grandad and mum and dad and the villa was just perfect for us all to enjoy our own space-the boys loved the pool,grandad found plenty of shade with cuckoos ,jays and butterflies to watch. We enjoyed relaxing looking at the incredible view and we all loved star gazing in the hot tub...

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Happy you enjoyed your holiday and always welcome!

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Bilious B
1 review
Reviewed 7 February 2015 for a stay in November 2014

I don't normally write reviews, but this house in Sicily has made such an impact on my heart, that I feel compelled to do so. We flew into Catania, (direct from Stockholm!) grabbed a car with GPS and made our way - it took maybe an hour to find this place. I guess maybe it's a couple of hours further...

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Mrdanl07
Crewkerne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 30 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Trente and Filip were great hosts and made us feel very welcome. The villa is just as described, with a beautiful pool, terrace and hot tub set in a tranquil and peaceful location, plus stunning views to the distant coastline. Paradise!! It was certainly an ideal base to explore the Etna region. As other guests have commented, the only access...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Water Views
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House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    2 Showers
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Dates Min stay Per night
Default 5 nights
£129
€145
1 Oct 2017 -
31 Oct 2017
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5 nights
£147
€165
1 Nov 2017 -
30 Nov 2017
Default
5 nights
£138
€155
1 Dec 2017 -
20 Dec 2017
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5 nights
£129
€145
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
NOT INCLUDED is the exit cleaning fee (100 euro), gas water (= 1 euro per person per day) and electricity (meterstand 0,4euro per kw) and the set of linen/sheets (20 euro per single set, 30 euro double set). to be paid upon arrival in cash.
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About the neighbourhood
The house is located on the northern side of Mount Etna between Catania and Taormina, approx 2 km away from the towns Presa and Piedmonte Etneo, and 20 min away from the sea and 30 from Piano Provenzana on Mount Etna. A car is essential. The road to the house is a country road.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Fontanarossa, catania: 57.0 km
Railway: Piedemonte Etneo: 4.0 km
Ferry: Messina, ferry: 62.0 km
Take the motorway from Catania to Messina. Exit Fuimefreddo. Drive up the Etna direction Piedemonte Etneo/linguaglossa. Before entering the center of Piedemonte follow the sign 'Presa/Vena' to your left. Keep on following the signs 'Presa'. When you get to the church in Presa continue the main road up. 800 meters from the church you will see a pink house on your left with a sign 'Casa Gallida'. Take this (curvy, bumby) road for approx 1km. The house is on the left. No housenumber. DO NOT USE YOUR NAVIGATOR.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 9.0 km.
Nearby cities
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