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Casa Camelia:lovely peaceful cottage among citrus groves, near Etna and the sea

Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 7
Santa Venerina, Province of Catania, Sicily
Casa della Camelia for its peaceful setting is a rural idyll but at the same time it's very handy for touring eastern Sicily, being at a few minutes drive from the main roads, the beaches, very good restaurants and all kind of shops.
Camelia farmhouse dates back to the late 18th century and has been carefully renovated thus providing all the home comforts of a modern house whillst keeping the traditional styleand ambiance of a Sicilian countryhouse, maintaining the original lava stonework and wood-beamed ceilings, adding high quality of fittings, traditional furniture and Caltagirone tiles in typical Sicilian style.The thick walls keep the house cool inside during the summer months, anyway fans are provided. The farmhouse is set in a large estate of citrus groves, in a very peaceful position with Europe's highest active volcano i...
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Listing #HL6810611
About the Owner
Cinzia P
Languages spoken:English, Italian, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2015
Interaction with guests
Even though we live near the house and are available at anytime and willing to offer advice to help our guests to make the most of their holidays,Casa della Camelia enjoys a perfect privacy and its own access .
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

the nice zentral room, prety furnished, with nice details the beautiful terrace with the sight in the garden with wunderful lemontress and flowers_an not least the place on tthe roof with the view to Ätna

Date of stay: September 2018
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partiamo194685, VR Owner at Casa Camelia:lovely peaceful cottage among citrus groves, near Etna and the sea, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2018

thank you so much for your lovely review

Reviewed 12 June 2017

We had a unforgettable week in Casa della Camelia. On the basis of pictures and many positive comments we already expected a nice accomodation. But it was even better, than our expectations! No picture can show the beauty of the garden and the special atmosphere...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank OlegF109
partiamo194685, VR Owner at Casa Camelia:lovely peaceful cottage among citrus groves, near Etna and the sea, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you very much for your comments , we are really pleased to hear that you liked the house and its location , it was great to have you to stay and hope your next stay is just around the corner !

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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Casa Camelia is nestled among the perfumed lemon trees with a magnificent backdrop of Mount Etna. You will be warmly welcomed by Cinzia and Nunzio, the owners, and at hand for any questions you may have. Cinzia speaks good English and they are both very...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank francesca902
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
not available for parties or events
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
    1 King
    2 Cribs
    3 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
The east coast of Sicily offers a lot of things to do every time of the year ,having one of the most agreable climate of Europe .Enjoy a visit to Taormina ( 30 min drive),to lively Catania ,to majestic M.Etna with its stunning Natural Park; also beautiful Ortigia in Syracuse , the baroque towns of the Noto valley , the Eolian islands, the Roman villa at Piazza Armerina, are all comfortably reachable for a day trip.Do you prefer relaxing by the pool or do you fancy shopping or having dinner in a little restaurant on the coast ?Within a few minutes drive in Giarre (5km) and Acireale(7km) you can find many shops of all kinds , as well as restaurants, cafes and pizzerias.Anyway the nearest shops are at just 1 km , in the village of Santa VenerinaFor a bath in the blue Ionian sea , the near... more
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Catania: 28.0 km
Railway: Giarre or Acireale: 5.0 km
Ferry: catania: 15.0 km
Catania airport is a 30 min drive. Palermo airport is a two and a half drive .Car is essential.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.0 km.
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