Taormina Historic Country Manor | Sicily
“Located just 1km from the sea, between Catania ad Taormina, the Taormina Historic Country Manor is a real gem of a property, ideal for those wishing to explore Sicily’s east coast.”
Dating back to 1700, the Taormina Historic Country Manor is an exquisitely furnished villa, sleeping up to 12 guests in 6 double bedrooms. Three bedrooms are located on the ground floor and three on the first floor, each with its own en-suite bathroom.
The first floor has 2 sitting rooms with books, TV and DVD player available for guests to use. The kitchen is equipped with a wide range of equipment including a traditional Sicilian bread oven, while the dining room features antique furniture. The Taormina Historic Country Manor has AC through and WiFi. A highlight of your stay is sure to be spending time on the terrace with its comfortable seating and magnificent scenic views of Mount Etna and the Ionian sea.
The villa’s 5000 sqm garden is lush and pretty with plenty of trees creating shady corners for reading or quiet contemplation. The swimming-pool is behind the villa and has a wooden porch area with barbecue, fridge, table and chairs for relaxed outdoor meals and drinks. The villa also has private parking.
Whether you are planning a relaxed beach break or are eager to explore Sicily’s east coast, the Taormina Historic Country Manor could be better located. In a peaceful spot just 1km from the sea, it has views to Mount Etna and is situated between the town of Taormina and city of Catania. The nearest airport is Catania at 45km, with Giarre train station 8km away. The nearest beach is at the pretty fishing village of Torre Archirafi, 2.5km away. Top attractions in the region include the ancient Greek theatre at Toarmina, Palazzo Corvaia, hiking or skiing on Etna, and boat tours to Isola Bella.
Private chef, massage and baby-sitting services are available at an additional cost. A range of activities can also be arranged to add a special touch to your stay, from golfing and mountain biking, to fishing and tourist excursions.