February 9, 2018

Bagolaro

Layout: 4 bedrooms & 4 bathrooms

Location: Viagrande, Sicily

Living space: 600sqm

Weekly Rate: € 8650.00

Security deposit: Refundable at the departure less any damages €1000

Included:
Concierge service, maid service on Monday, Wednesday and Friday starting from 3 pm, change of linen and towels on Wednesday and Saturday, onsite caretaker Monday to Saturday from 3:30 pm to 8:00 pm, heating, Wi-Fi internet connection, air conditioning, city tax.

Not included:
Cooking service upon request, extra maid service 12 Euro per hour, baby sitter 10 Euro per hour, late check-in after 11pm Euro 100.

Photos:https://www.dropbox.com/sh/o5exrxb51rrh59m/AAD7JmPawX2CCwp3xYJM-lVqa?dl=0

Description:

Bagolaro is a stone built house dating back to 1600 expanded with a modern structure and a large swimming pool. This pleasant mix of history with modernity is enclosed in a beautiful, tidy garden, shaded by cypress trees and other impressive trees, with the volcano Etna visible in the background from some windows of the villa.

The villa still preserves part of the seventeenth-century structure; stones, stairs, floors and a beautiful ceiling in the living room, decorated with frescoes in bright colors. Bagolaro is divided into two floors. The first floor houses a bright modern kitchen with a pleasant outdoor area suitable for eating out. A modern glasshouse overlooks the pool. It is a multifunctional space, suitable for outdoor dinners, events and as a shaded place to shelter from the summer sun. This glasshouse is connected to a professional kitchen and a very striking old wine producing cellar transformed into a lounge room for wine tasting.

Bagolaro has a good location to visit the famous Taormina and its archaeological site where you can admire the Greek theater located in the most panoramic place in Sicily.
pearl of Sicily is Syracuse, a charming baroque city with important archaeological sites, situated on a one hour drive from the villa.

Notes:
The pool area offers limited privacy. Staff lives on site, the entrance of his apartment is located at the courtyard of the villa. In some places of the garden you might hear some street noise. It is a non-smoking villa. The villa is not suitable for disabled people.

 

 

Teti

Layout: 6 bedrooms & 6 bathrooms

Location: Fontane Bianche, Sicily

Living space:

Weekly Rate: € 9600.00

Security deposit: Refundable at the departure less any damages €1000

Included:
Concierge service, electricity up to 500kwh per week (heating, air conditioning, heating pool), change of linen and towels on Saturday and midweek, final cleaning on Saturday, internet connection, all taxes.

Not included:
electricity 0.40 Euro/kwh (over 500kwh per week), cooking service, baby sitter 13 Euro per hour, laundry service upon request, extra maid service 60 Euro per hour, telephone.

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/g5tjwackklwezdn/AADbVlUA2BGlBpxIh22JwWl6a?dl=0

Description: Teti is a villa of exceptional beauty set in a quiet residential area with an idyllic position, right on the beach of Fontane Bianche, a lovely seaside village few kilometres from Siracusa.  The private beach of Teti is made of smooth rocks with creeks that form small natural pools; the sea is clear and blue, and it is perfect also for families with children. Beyond the sea, the villa offers a lovely swimming pool with hydro massage corner.
Teti has been recently renovated and transformed in to an elegant and comfortable holiday villa, with great attention to details and quality. The villa can accommodate up to 12 guests.

There are many little outdoor corners where to admire a beautiful and spectacular sunset; the villa is surrounded by terraces equipped with tables, sun beds and umbrellas and has an outdoor kitchen perfect for a BBQ party. A suggestive swimming pool and a direct access to the beach make this villa the perfect location for a luxury retreat in one of the most prestigious seaside resort of Sicily, well known for its crystalline sea.

Notes:
The staff lives on basement of the villa (one person, entrance from the garden). The parking space of the villa is just outside the property, along the road leading to the villa. Please note that the bedrooms do not have proper wardrobes, but are equipped with a recess covered by a curtain where it is possible to place clothes. Privacy from the terrace with gym equipment might be slightly compromised.

Notable features:
• beach front villa with access to a small private bay
• private setting yet located in a residential area close to the village
• staffed villa

 

Villa Ciatu (24th -30th June, 2018)

Layout: 3 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms

Location: Noto

Weekly Rate: € 4.450,00

Security deposit: Refundable at the departure less any damages € 1000

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/wrlog13pq0e2mm5/AADqkC_VELlU_tXVk7sXu33Oa?dl=0

Description: Ciatu means breath in Sicilian dialect, a name chosen by the owner to encapsulate the power of the landscape and villa to take the breath away of anyone who comes to stay.  It is a gorgeous simple villa, located by the magical coastal nature Reserve of Vendicari. The reserve, runs along the coast between Noto and Pachino, and is famous for its romantic duny beaches, wildlife — including migrating flamingos — and wild landscapes whose colours shift with the light.

The simple interior is designed to recall the atmosphere and layout of a rural Sicilian house, pared down to essentials.  It is the perfect setting for a judicious selection of mid-century and modern furniture, and the owner’s striking collection of contemporary art.  The villa consists of three separate structures on different levels united by the swimming pool and the external spaces — all of them designed for outdoor living.

On the ground floor of the main building is a large and luminous open space with a well-equipped kitchen, living room with fireplace and conversation area, and a study and music zone. There is also a guest bathroom and utility room. Throughout there are huge windows designed to make the most of the views.

The first floor can be accessed by either an internal or external staircase. Here there is the master bedroom, with walk-in wardrobe and a bathroom with a spacious separate shower room.

The second structure lies close to the swimming pool, and comprises a double bedroom, a walk-in wardrobe, a bathroom with shower and a small private terrace.
The third building has a private terrace with a double bedroom, walk-in wardrobe and a bathroom with shower.

There is an exquisite infinity pool, a barbeque area, and a large table perfect for lazy summer lunches and dinners — with wonderful views on all sides.

 

 

Villa Idda

Layout: 3 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms

Location: Acireale:

Weekly Rate: € 5.750,00

Security deposit: Refundable at the departure less any damages € 1000

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/28u9lzb44stc4d7/AADoiIsyrEbCjkNpNWEuY75da?dl=0

Description: Villa Idda, is an ancient country house exquisitely restored by its owners –skilled in the use of recycled materials and in the inventive and original use of space. The villa is divided into two units connected by communal external areas.

The interiors of both buildings are distinguished by an elegant simplicity, with smooth, cool, stone surfaces in perfectly coordinated neutral hues. The first building, a magnificent light-filled structure, is the main living space, characterized by vast picture windows which allow extraordinary 360° views from much of the interior. The open plan ground floor extends from the kitchen and dining area at one end, via a pretty sitting area with a piano, and into the very striking lounge with its double-height beamed ceiling. A stone staircase leads from the lounge up to a gallery and into a double bedroom (with futon). An elegant bathroom with plunge bath and overhead shower is on the ground floor.

An atmospheric covered dining terrace links this first building with the second lava stone structure. This too has a large open plan living room, tastefully furnished, and with a fireplace and small kitchen area. There is a single bedroom, a bathroom with shower and, along one side of the living room, a partitioned alcove with a double futon which provides a handy extra sleeping area. The stunning master bedroom has a gorgeous sunken bath with shower and shares an additional bathroom with the adjacent single bedroom. The single room and games room (with table tennis) are both accessed directly from this master bedroom.

 

 

Villa Buzza

Layout: 3 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms

Location: Marina di Caronia, Me

Weekly Rate: € 3.200,00

Security deposit: Refundable at the departure less any damages €500

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/2nue0r2ep5qah5d/AABF_WBSRIPh9czo4QsWmOQSa?dl=0

Description: Villa Buzza is a beachfront villa in the true sense of the word, with the pebbly beach and crystal clear waters of the Tyrrhenian sea literally on your doorstep and views across to the Aeolian Islands.  Villa Buzza’s lush gardens and cool, stylish interiors make it a perfect seaside holiday house in Sicily. With its three double bedrooms, en suite bathrooms and great focus on outdoor living, the villa is an excellent solution for families or groups of friends and its situation on Sicily’s north coast means that the lively resort of Cefalù, and the Nebrodi and Madonie mountains, are all within easy reach.

The appealing blue-shuttered villa is surrounded by a leafy garden, with a swimming pool and outdoor shower and a bamboo-fringed pathway that leads directly to the pebbly beach. Shady terraces are accessed directly from the living room and each of the bedrooms. In the garden, an outdoor kitchen with a barbecue sits alongside a large covered dining area.

The accommodation is spread over one floor, at the heart of which is a living-dining room with French doors to the terrace and access to a pretty pastel-blue and white kitchen. The three attractive bedrooms are simply furnished in the same white and blue hues, offset by terracotta flooring. Each of the bedrooms has its own en suite bathroom, complete with local ceramics and tiling.

 

Villa Dioniso

Layout: 3 bedrooms & 4 bathrooms

Location: Near Syracuse

Weekly Rate: USD$12, 404.

Security Deposit: €500

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/le62whiv5jmv80w/AAD4uZrliMfxhuKpcz3rOwpIa?dl=0

Description: Villa Dioniso is a great choice for a family with children or group of friends seeking a tranquil vacation amidst the Sicilian coast and surrounding countryside. Boasting a private swimming pool and veranda for alfresco dining, as well as close proximity to Siracusa, this is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the beauty of the region. Siracusa is 6.2 miles away and Noto is 22 miles away.

Additional Expenses

  • Heating: According to consumption
  • Telephone (If Available): According to consumption
  • Air conditioning: According to consumption
  • Electricity (above 300 kw per week): According to consumption
  • Arrival Fee (after 8:00 pm) Payable upon Arrival: 30 EUR

Other Notes

  • **Special discount pricing valid when booking is paid in full by Feb-10-2018
  • Heating (in Italy): Allowed by law from November 1 – April 1; some exceptions for extreme weather
  • Cook Services (If Available): must be arranged at least 2 months prior to arrival
  • UPON ARRIVAL, RENTERS MUST PROVIDE A PHOTOCOPY OF EACH TRAVELER’S PASSPORT AND SIGN A FORM FOR THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES. IF ARRIVING AT DIFFERENT TIMES GUESTS HAVE 24 HOURS TO COMPLETE THIS PROCEDURE OR OWNERS WILL BE FINED BY THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES.
  • Departure Time: between 8 am and 10 am
  • Tourist Tax (Payable upon Arrival): 1-5 Euros per person per day

* These prices and conditions may change based on your arrival date and length of stay.

 

Villa – SICSIR 2675

Layout: 5 bedrooms & 6 bathrooms

Location: Syracuse

Weekly Rate: 9300 €

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/jqsr1xj2n9hlmnr/AAAqrsjus9qwI_n6ceOhWtLla?dl=0

Description: It has a living room with a fireplace.  Each bedroom has a double bed and ensuite bathroom. There are guests toilets as well and a covered and equipped terrace with barbeque.

 

 

Villa – SICSIR 2686

Layout: 6 bedrooms & 6 bathrooms

Location: Syracuse

Weekly Rate: 4470 €

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/n6ldetsn7wqns9w/AAAxWc3d1RRYw0H3a9–G9PYa?dl=0

Description: Luxury villa with private pool, in the region of Syracuse, which is an ancient Greek city, being one of the most beautiful of the Mediterranean. It harmoniously blends with the surrounding rural landscape, the house is a very contemporary residence, built and thought in a deep respect of the natural environment. The residence is divided into two levels, and three volumes interpenetrating each other: the entrance part and its reinforced concrete tower together with two wings, one for the night time, the other sheltering the living room. These volumes embrace the solarium and the pool that is intimately situated in an angle of the garden. Tastefully decorated, boasting contemporary design living spaces, the villa is perfect for a large family or a party of friends. You will appreciate the six en suite bedrooms, the cinema room with home cinema, as well as the freshness of the veranda. The place is also an excellent starting point to go and explore the south west of Sicily, or little baroque towns of Val di Noto, but also enjoy a beautiful nature in the Natural Reserves of Cavagrande or Vendicari. A short drive gives access to the beautiful beach of Fontane Bianche.

 

Villa – SICSIR 2668

Layout: 6 bedrooms & 7 bathrooms

Location: Fontane Bianche

Weekly Rate: 8930 €

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/pa75kjx8oliw4lk/AACQYC31Ps8gxROwXXQKZ-0Sa?dl=0

Description: This beautiful sea-front villa is situated in Fontane Bianche, a popular seaside resort, 20 km south of Syracuse. The property enjoys a lovely location: it sits just a few hundred metres from one of the best sandy beaches on Sicily’s east coast and overlooks the sea and the rocky shoreline that are just outside the gate.   Stylishly decorated, it provides the perfect setting for a large family holiday or group of friends.  Anyone seeking relaxation can spend happy hours in the well-tended garden, on the spacious terraces with sea views, or in the small swimming pool with sun terrace.

 

 

Villa – Madrugada

Layout: 7 bedrooms & 6 bathrooms

Living Space: 220m2

Location: Ragusa Area

Weekly Rate: 4500 €

Deposit: 500 €

SERVICES INCLUDED

Electricity
Cot for babies under 2 years
1 set of bed and bath linen per week included in the price.
Midweek cleaning of bedrooms and bathrooms on Wednesdays (rooms will only be cleaned if vacant). 1 welcome supper featuring typical local products, day to be agreed – Monday to Thursday. (Any special requests not included in the proposed menu are to be paid for on site).

Further costs to be paid on the premises in cash
– Air conditioned according to consumption
– Central heating according to consumption
– Final cleaning: € 12.00 per person. Minimum amount for the final cleaning: € € 120.00
– For stays exceeding 7 days obligatory cleaning service on Saturdays € € 120.00 to be paid on site.
– Additional beds cost (2 available) € 100.00 per week, to be paid on the premises
– Electricity where weekly consumption is above 150KW. 0,40 Euro per KW. Extra bed-linen change Euro 12 per bedroom. Daily cleaning service, in addition to Wednesday’s already included in the price, Euro 300 per week, or Euro 50 per day

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/n0l8kvgb8bh1hqf/AADHFQkSzEKIIZeQLqPHWfHRa?dl=0

Description: Casa Madrudaga is an old house typical of the Iblea area, recently renovated with great care and good taste not only in the fine details, but also in the choice of materials such as the use of the calcareous stone which is typical of this area and was used to build the attractive dry-stone walls and the splendid late Baroque architectural masterpieces. The house is divided into three apartments, two of which are on the same floor and communicate internally. The house has every modern comfort and is well furnished. Madrugada is in the town of Scicli, a Baroque pearl in the Val di Noto one of the towns on the UNESCO World Heritage List along with Ragusa, Ibla and Modica. The panoramic location of the building, at the summit of one of the hills surrounding the town, means that you can enjoy a splendid view of the sea and the town and over the hilly landscape with its typical local vegetation of carob, olive and almond trees. A nice, furnished garden surrounds the property with a 5x10m swimming-pool and a perfumed vegetable garden with medicinal plants. Alongside the pool is a pool-house with living-room, kitchen and bathroom with shower, and also outside is a lovely furnished loggia. Air conditioning is in all rooms.
Pets allowed only on request and with extra cleaning fee. Inside the same property is Villa Sicla, a villa with a separate entrance and private swimming pool that can accommodate up to 10 people.  Both houses can be booked together for large groups.

 

 

Villa – Plaia Grande

Layout: 4 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms

Living Space: 110m2

Location: Donnalucata, Ragusa Area

Weekly Rate: 1350 €

Deposit: 300 €

SERVICES INCLUDED

Electricity
Cot for babies under 2 years
1 set of bed and bath linen per week included in the price.
Internet 1GB per day.

Further costs to be paid on the premises in cash
– Air conditioned according to consumption
– Central heating according to consumption
– Total final cleaning cost: : € 100.00
– Domestic pets € 30.00 for final cleaning
– Additional beds cost (1 available) € 120.00 per week, to be paid on the premises
– Electricity consumption included up to 100 Kw per week. Electricity consumption in excess of 100 Kw shall be calculated according to the amount used and paid on site (0,40 Euro per KW). Internet connection via modem router 3G, to be paid only if traffic exceeds 1GB per day.

NOTICES: Refundable damage deposit to be paid in Euros on arrival – Domestic pets Allowed – Pool opening dates (Private pool) 31 Mar 2018 – 20 Oct 2018

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/i8anofr4zqw7s43/AAB8rpFE5S7WK_Epc_GnWRoxa?dl=0

Description: Casa Plaia Grande is a delightful small villa of recent construction, located within a top-quality residential complex situated just 700 metres from the sea and from the beautiful beach with the same name of Plaia Grande and from the splendid nature reserve “Riserva naturale della foce del fiume Erminio”. The reserve offers a breath-taking example of natural vegetation that represents the last surviving evidence of what the Sicilian coastline was like in the past. The house is equipped with air conditioning, dishwasher, washing machine and stereo with CD player. Around the house is a beautifully-tended garden of around 300 m², where the 6 x 12 m swimming pool is situated. Covered parking space. The village of Donnalucata, with shops of all kinds and characteristic restaurants, is just 3 km away, while the splendid baroque cities are also within easy reach: Scicli 7 km, Modica 18 km and Noto 60 km. Internet 1GB per day.

 

Costa Bianca

Layout: 3 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms

Location: Siracusa

Weekly Rate: € 3400.00

Information about extra services: A chef is available upon request to cook for you at the villa.

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/339b5951cm2vxpq/AACuDehCGwy2ms7Pw2-kN7QQa?dl=0

Description: Gorgeous summer residence immersed in a 3000 sq. mt Mediterranean garden where there’s a tennis court and a spectacular 16×8 mt pool with Jacuzzi. The property is situated in the center of the beautiful marine reserve of Plemmirio just a few hundred meters from the seaside. You can reach the beach on foot via a path that is right opposite the villa. The house, built out of Modica white stone, has recently been refurnished and is equipped with all modern comforts. In the grounds there are plenty of quiet spots where you can relax and enjoy the green and pleasant garden. There’s also a spacious patio by the pool and another patio connecting the main house with the guest house.

A well -cared for garden with olive, carob and palm trees surrounds the house. Close to the pool there is a spacious patio with sun loungers, table and chairs, a table tennis set, foosball, an outdoor shower and a small toilet. Beside the pool there is a tennis court and between the main house and the guesthouse there’s a huge patio with a table for 8. There’s another great area for relaxing on the lawn too. External stairs lead up to the roof-terrace with sea views and in the garden there is enough parking spaces for 4 cars. Just off the kitchen there is the BBQ area, a washing machine and a sink. The 130 square-meter, white, stone house, consists of a living room where there’s a sofa that converts into a double bed and dining table. Adjoining this area there’s the well-equipped kitchen that leads to the patio area. There are two double bedrooms (in one of the double bedrooms a single bed can be added) and two bathrooms. In the guesthouse there is a bedroom with a double bed, a single bed and frigobar, and a bathroom with shower.

 

 

Saracena

Layout: 3 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms

Location: Near Brucoli just above Syracuse

Weekly Rate: € 2700.00

Services included:

  • Final cleaning
  • Sheets, pillow cases and bath towels
  • Consumption of water and gas
  • Consumption of electricity up to 300 kwh. per week

Optional extra services available upon request with payment on site:

  • Consumption of electricity greater than 350 kw. € 0.30 Kwh
  • Mid-week cleaning € 50.00 per day
  • Mid-week change of sheets and towels € 10.00 per person

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/nz0hxus2c3k8z6p/AADJFSB57ZJmnsaR0aMVMAjEa?dl=0

Description:

A unique feature of this beautiful and elegant villa is undoubtedly the general pleasure in visual things, both inside and out. The house has a large and immaculate garden designed to suit all needs: you can lay idle in the garden, dive into the magnificent deck level swimming pool, take in the views from the roof-terrace, dine or enjoy a drink in the alfresco patio or relax under the huge carob tree. Then, if you should tire of the garden you can stroll down to the beach which is just a few metres away.

For those that wish to spend lots of time outdoors enjoying the Sicilian weather, this is the place for you. This property has everything you might need and more! To the front of the house, the immaculate lawn with a shady century-old carob tree and just opposite a garden lounge with sofas and armchairs and a second building that acts as an outdoor kitchen. There is a bathroom with shower in the garden as well. On the eastern side of the house is the garage with a roof-terrace that has wonderful views of the sea. You’ll love the deck level eco-friendly swimming pool too (no chlorine)! Once inside, you’ll be enfolded in coolness and calm. Near the entrance, there’s a dining room with a table for 8 which leads to the open plan living area with a super kitchen and fabulous window opening onto the garden. At the back of the house, on the ground floor is an airy family room, a bathroom, a spacious laundry and a store room. From the entrance, up the superb staircase to an open space where there’s a computer corner, a small fitness room with massage chair and a double bed sofa all with an adjoining terrace overlooking the sea. Off here lie the bedrooms: two doubles-one with ensuite and walk-in wardrobe, a twin and a family bathroom

From the gate it’s just a few steps to the gorgeous rocky beach where there are loads of spots for lazing and sunbathing on the flat rocks. Access to the water is fairly easy but not for those with toddlers-far too many unnerving drops. The house is conveniently located for exploring both the north and south eastern sides of Sicily.

 

 

Il Cavaliere

Layout: 3 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms

Location: 2km from Noto

Weekly Rate: € 2940.00

Services included:

  • Consumption of electricity up to 140 kwh. per week
  • Welcome pack
  • Consumption of water and gas
  • Sheets, pillow cases and bath towels
  • Towels for the swimming pool
  • Wi-fi connection

Mandatory extra services to be paid on site:

  • € 120.00 Final cleaning
  • € 10.00 Late check-in after 9.00 pm
  • € 0.35 Consumption of electricity greater than 140 kw.(Kwh)
  • € 1.00 Visitor tax for guests over 14 years only up to 14(per person per day)

Extra services (optional):
Cook
Midweek or daily cleaning
Excursions and guided tours
Deep-Sea Fishing
On site yoga

Additional information

This villa can be rented with the “Tuffetto” or the “Pettegola” villa which are approximately 100 metres away. Privacy is maintained since there is no visual contact between the villas and the noises of the other houses are not heard.
If the houses are rented together, there is a 5% discount on the week booked.

The pool is open from 24th March to 4th November
Clean pool and beach linen is supplied every 3/4 days. For 2-week stays, bed linen is changed mid stay.

Noto’s city tax:
14-75 year-olds–€1 per day (up to 4 nights; after the 4th night no tax is charged)
November, January and Febuary–50cents per day. No taxes apply for the disabled.

Optional extra services available upon request with payment on site:

  • Use of swimming pool out of season € 150.00
  • Mid-week cleaning € 11.00 hour

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/zz87pxgp7xnnnks/AAC27G07j0oWxaY0SqXIRph2a?dl=0

Description: The first thing you’ll notice about the Villa is that it’s in perfect harmony with its Mediterranean surroundings. Perched atop hilltops and surrounded by century-old olive and almond trees with simply magnificent views of the Ionian sea, you’ll be at one with nature in this heavenly corner of paradise. It is just a stumble to the beautiful baroque town of Noto with its warm, generous inhabitants and only a few kilometers from the Vendicari Reserve and its wild beaches. The villa Timo is just 100 metres away so you can take them together or separately!

Reached down a country road that winds through century-old olive and almond trees, this delighful getaway is immersed in a hectare of land and lawned gardens. The house occupies a stunningly panoramic position with a Mediterranean garden to one side and sweeping views all the way to the sea on the other. The perfectly proportioned single-storey house has 3 roomy double bedrooms in total with white walls, concrete floors and crisp linen and two bathrooms as well as a laundry. The light filled living room has fabulous picture windows where there are views of the surrounding countryside that will take your breath away. The adjoining kitchen is modern and spacious and double doors connect onto a covered area that acts as an outdoor lounge and dining space where you can enjoy meals and a drink while watching the sunset. Stone steps lead down to the inviting pool and sundeck and there is an external bathroom and shower as well for your comfort. Shady spots where you can sit and relax dot the garden and as night falls the pool is lit up.