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Cocuzzolo & Tana This property has been verified by our local team in Sicily Villas in Sicily in Sant'Alfio

Description

For families holidaying with grandparents or an additional couple, these two properties offer the best of both worlds – enough living space for everyone to spend time together with some extra privacy when needed. Accommodation is in a main house (Cocuzzolo, sleeps 6) and a smaller cottage for 4 (Tana), set amongst extensive leafy gardens with a pool and sea views. The villas are on the eastern slopes of Mount Etna, within easy reach of the coast between Acireale and Taormina. The nearest shops are in the village of Sant’Alfio.

The two villas are set apart from each other amidst the leafy landscaped gardens of Le Case dell’Etna estate. The pool is closest to Cocuzzolo, surrounded by large sun terraces and trees. Both villas have patios for al fresco dining.

Cocuzzolo, a yellow-walled cottage with green shuttered windows, is the larger of the two villas. Accommodation includes a smallish living room and a kitchen with double doors that lead out to the outdoor dining terrace. There are three double bedrooms and three bathrooms (with shower). The third bedroom is on the upper floor with a sloping ceiling. Tana is a small stone house with a double bedroom, two single beds on a mezzanine level and a bathroom (with shower). The cottage and outdoor dining terrace overlooks a children’s play area with a swing, a boules area and a barbecue.

  • Bedrooms 4
  • Sleeps 10
  • Bathrooms 4
  • Size300-400 sqm
  • Airport (nearest)Catania
  • PoolYes
  • Air ConditioningNo
  • InternetYes
  • Wash. machine Yes
  • DishwasherYes
  • BarbecueYes
  • JacuzziNo

The area

Less than an hour’s drive from Catania, Sant’Alfio is a small village on the eastern slopes of Mount Etna, best known for its magnificent Castagno dei Cento Cavalli tree. Thanks to the fertile soil, local landscapes are of vineyards and citrus groves, set against the backdrop of the rocky coastline that sweeps along the Ionian Sea.

Local coastal towns include Giarre, around 7km away, which is home to the remains of an 11th century church, in addition to shops and restaurants. To the north, Taormina is a delightful seaside town, with lovely beaches, a picturesque town centre and a magnificent Greek-Roman amphitheatre. To the south, we also recommend visiting Acireale, renowned for its Carnevale but also home to several Baroque-style buildings and Roman thermal baths. Catania is Sicily’s second largest city, with an attractive historic centre and fabulous fish market!

The slopes of Mount Etna are dotted with hillside towns such as Zafferana Etnea and Milo, constructed largely out of black lava stone. In addition to visiting Mount Etna, a range of excursions, wine-tastings and adventure activities are available on and around the volcano.

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  • Available
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  • Optioned

Amenities

  • Suitable for
  • Families with children
  • Flexible stay
  • Food lovers
  • Golf
  • Groups
  • Pets welcome
  • Sci
  • Total relax
  • Tour and trekking
  • Day area
  • Blender
  • Bookshelves
  • CD-IPOD player
  • Coffee machine
  • Crockery
  • Detergents and cleaners
  • Dishwasher
  • Drinkable water
  • DVD player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wood oven
  • Night area
  • Baby bed
  • Baby cot
  • Bath Towels
  • Detergents and toilet paper
  • Double bedrooms
  • Extra beds
  • Hairdryer
  • Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Exteriors
  • Barbecue
  • Bowls court
  • Deckchairs
  • Garden
  • Outdoor shower
  • Pool towels
  • Private parking
  • Private swimming pool
  • Terrace
  • Other amenities
  • Central heating
  • Highchair
  • Internet Wi-Fi
  • Weekly cleaning
  • Welcome hamper
  • Location
  • Catania Airport within 50 km
  • Close to a town
  • Palermo Airport beyond 100 km
  • Trapani Airport beyond 100 km

Price

Price group for 10 guests
Property Promo From To daily cost
(€)
weekly cost
(€)
minimum stay
Cocuzzolo + Tana 07/01/2017 14/04/2017 291 2040 5
Cocuzzolo + Tana 15/04/2017 26/05/2017 324 2270 5
Cocuzzolo + Tana 27/05/2017 30/06/2017 355 2490 5
Cocuzzolo + Tana 01/07/2017 28/07/2017 388 2720 7
Cocuzzolo + Tana 29/07/2017 25/08/2017 452 3170 7
Cocuzzolo + Tana 26/08/2017 29/09/2017 355 2490 5
Cocuzzolo + Tana 30/09/2017 05/01/2018 331 2320 5


Price group for 6 guests
Property Promo From To daily cost
(€)
weekly cost
(€)
minimum stay
Cocuzzolo only 07/01/2017 14/04/2017 218 1530 5
Cocuzzolo only 15/04/2017 26/05/2017 242 1700 5
Cocuzzolo only 27/05/2017 30/06/2017 267 1870 5
Cocuzzolo only 01/07/2017 28/07/2017 291 2040 7
Cocuzzolo only 29/07/2017 25/08/2017 340 2380 7
Cocuzzolo only 26/08/2017 29/09/2017 267 1870 5
Cocuzzolo only 30/09/2017 05/01/2018 248 1740 5


Refundable Security deposit euro 600.
Gas and Heating on consumption at euro 6/m3.
The pool is open to guests from 14th April to 22nd October 2017.

Activities and excursions

Cookery classes
  • 3 HOURS
  • EASY
  • EN - IT
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Street food tour in Sicily
  • 3 HOURS
  • EASY
  • EN - IT
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Wine tasting and vineyard visits
  • 2 HOURS
  • EASY
  • EN - IT
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Adventures on land
  • HALF DAY
  • MODERATE
  • EN - IT
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Boat and sailing trips in Sicily
  • HALF/FULL DAY
  • EASY
  • EN - IT
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Hiking and walking in Sicily
  • FULL DAY
  • MODERATE
  • EN - IT
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Air-based adventures in Sicily
  • HALF/FULL DAY
  • MODERATE
  • EN - IT
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In-villa cook service
  • 2 HOURS
  • N/A
  • EN - IT - FR
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