Villa Antico Casale Gelso

Chiaramonte Gulfi - Ragusa - Southeast Sicily


























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Enjoy a unique experience, rent one of the most beautiful villas of Southeastern Sicily.

Discover Villa Antico Casale del Gelso, a beautiful recently restored cottage in Syracuse.

Southeastern Sicily
Syracuse ………..
one of the cultural highlights of Sicily!
In ancient times Syracuse was for several centuries
the most powerful city in the known world
and Cicero described it as “the largest and
most beautiful of all Greek cities “……

Our Antico Casale Gelso is surrounded by a private garden of 800 SQM. Olive groves, prickly pear cactus, and a large well-kept lawns contribute to the feel-good factor in the house. Poolside there is a neighboring building with toilet and shower room generous (hot and cold water). An eye-catcher  is also a covered patio wrought iron near the main entrance, which is equipped with a dining table for 6 people and a lounge with armchair sand sofas. The holiday villa Antico Casale Gelso offers a spacious living room with sofa bed and table, with the transition to the dining room. A few steps to reach the fully equipped kitchen and the bedrooms (3 bedrooms). From the hall a spiral staircase leads to the basement. There you will find a small wellness oasis with a 3.50 m x 2.80 m large heated Jacuzzi. There is also another bathroom with shower. In addition to the main garden is still the secret garden located at the house, created a small, enclosed by high rubble walls former threshing floor, to protect the plants from wind and weather today it forms the forecourt to a fantastic old wine press, in a small wellness oasis was converted to a mosaic-tiled hot-water massage pools.

Culture and Leisure Program
Day trip to visit to Syracuse, Noto, the Nature of Vendicari including Sicilian picnic on the beach.
Jeep safari to Etna with traditional Sicilian picnic.
Guided trekking tour to Pantalica caves and the Anapo valley.

- Up to 7/8 people, 140 sqm, recently restored cottage dated in the 19th century.
- Private pool (6m x 12m)
- Jacuzzi with hot water in the basement (3.50 mx 2.80 m)
- Private garden 800 sqm
- 1 bedroom with queen bed (you will also sleep two children comfortably)
- 1 bedroom with double bed
- 1 bedroom with two single beds
- 2 bathroom / wc with shower
- 1 further bathroom with shower outdoors
- 1 living room with double sofa bed
- Well-equipped kitchen
- dishwasher
- Microwave
- Toaster
- Kettle
- Washing machine
- HI-FI system with CD player
- DVD player
- Internet access by internet key (for fee)
- Garden furniture
- Quiet location
- Well maintained country style
- Flat screen TV with satellite decoder
- Air conditioning / heating
- Internet
- Alarm
- safe
- Private parking
- Sheets
- Towels
- Cot and high chair
- No dogs allowed

Prices per week 2016

Period  Up to 8 People
01st January - 23rd April
29th October - 10th December
€ 800
24th April - 28th May
€ 900
28th May - 25th June
24th September - 29th October
€ 1100
25th June - 30th July
27th August - 24th September
10th December - 31st December
€ 1250
30th July - 27th August  € 1550

Minimum stay 7 nights, arrival and departure on Saturday.
The weekly prices include
- Gas
- Water
- Baby cot
- Baby highchair
- WIFI-Internet
- electricity up to 300 kw / week
Prices do not include
- Consumption of electricity more than 350 kw / week € 0.20 Kwh
- Final cleaning € 70,-
- hot water Jacuzzi € 100,- / week
- Towels and bed linen € 10,- / person
Breakage deposit (to pay on arrival in cash): € 300,-

Close to
Noto – 58 km
Syracuse– 110 km
Modica – 38 km
Ragusa Ibla – 18 km
Scicli – 51 km
Vendicari nature reserve – 76 km
Valley of the temples Agrigento – 121 km
Caltagirone (sicilian ceramics) – 46 km
Golf course Donnafugata - 44 km

The surroundings
The lovingly restored country house is situated in a scenic location amidst the natural landscape Ragusa. The town of Chiaramonte Gulfi is located only 8 km away from the house. The village has a charming old town with small masterpieces of Sicilian Baroque and narrow alleyways. The place is known to the Sicilians for the  preparation of delicious meat dishes. In the village itself there are also typical rustic trattorias, which are a little journey into the past. The sea is only 30 minutes drive time, etc. The sandy beaches of Marina di Ragusa and Acate. The southeast coast, in addition to its mild climate throughout the year for the historic towns of Modica, Ragusa Ibla, Ispica, Scicli and Noto known.

Restaurants (Chiaramonte Gulfi) - 8 km
Supermarket - 4 km
Sandy beach (Marina di Ragusa, Acate) - 30 minutes

Comiso airport - 6 km
Catania airport - 85 km
Palermo airport - 265 km
Trapani airport - 345 km