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Castle Near the Sea with Private Pool, Park and Views of the Sea and of the Etna

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Last updated: 12/04/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Castle
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

An Art Nouveau-style castle near the sea, with a superb private pool, and surrounded by one and a half hectare park that includes a lawn with a swing, a lemon orchard, bougainvillea, roses, palm trees and a wonderful pine: in Castello Claves you can truly have a taste of 19th century decadent life!

The castle, located just 200 meters from the square and the marina of Stazzo, was built in the late nineteenth century and used as a base for hunting. The descendants of the first owners - an exquisite elderly couple - live on the ground floor. The couple, while occasionally using the park and the pool, provides privacy for their guests who will have the rest of the property and a private entrance.

The first floor of Castello Claves has a large living room with access to a spacious panoramic terrace. On this floor there are also a double bedroom with view of Mount Etna, a large double bedroom with access to the terrace, a third bedroom with two single beds (which can be united), two bathrooms (one with bath) and a kitchen with dishwasher.
The second floor is the floor with the turrets. The turrets offer a charming stay with a marvellous 360 degrees view that includes the sea and Mount Etna. The panorama gets even more fascinating at nights with all the towns lights! You can access the two turrets from the terrace on the rooftop. The north tower has a double bedroom with en-suite bathroom. The south tower has a single room that can be reached via a spiral staircase. This room does not have a bathroom.

Castello Claves is ideal for families and friends who are seeking an exclusive experience in Sicily! The park is well kept also thanks to the owner who, among other things, has let the vegetation grow up to the first and second floor in order to provide the terraces with a green roof and therefore a beautiful and desired shade. The refreshing pool measures 15 x 7 meters and is open from April until October.

The first floor of Castello Claves offers a pleasant stay even in low season thanks to its radiators. The turrets, not having the heating, are not suitable for a winter stay.

Stazzo: Castello Claves is located at 200 meters from the sea, in a village that thrives on fishing during low season and tourism during high season in summer. There are two marinas and restaurants. In the nearby villages of Santa Tecla and Santa Maria La Scala, there are excellent seafood restaurants. Taormina and Giardini Naxos are about 25 km further away.

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From Sunday to Thursday

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Member since: 2006

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian, dutch
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

Property Type

  • Castle
  • 180 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, bidet

    1st floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower, bidet

    2nd floor, in tower with double bed...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet

    1st floor...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Castello Claves is an historical villa with pool at 200 meters from the sea and from restaurants. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Volcano
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    The owner of the villa can occasionally use the pool....moreless

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall 2016
Sep 25 - Dec 23, 2016
5 night min stay
$332
$1,984
Christmas 2016
Dec 24 - Jan 1, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,984
Heating and WiFi included!
Jan 2 - May 26, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,037
Rate 2017
Jun 3 - Jun 17, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,681
Rate 2017
Jul 2 - Jul 8, 2017
4 night min stay
$536
Rate 2017
Jul 22 - Jul 29, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,967
Rate 2017
Aug 26 - Sep 1, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,217

Changeover Day: Saturday

Rate 2017
Sep 9 - Sep 15, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,949

Changeover Day: Saturday

Rate 2017
Sep 16 - Sep 29, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,252
Heating and WiFi included!
Sep 30 - Dec 31, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,037

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • No additional mandatory fees

Notes:

Prices include linen, towels, final cleaning, electricity, gas, water. There are no extra costs.


Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking


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Last updated: 12/04/2016
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Location

25 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Catania, Fontanarossa Airport
7 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Acireale
25 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Catania, Fontanarossa Airport
50 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
il Picciolo, Castiglione di Sicilia
4 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Carruba
7 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Acireale
200 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
35 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Rifugio Sapienza
200 Metres
Nearest Beach
Stazzo (lava rocks)

Car: Recommended

Stazzo is a village that thrives on fishing during winter and tourism during summer. There are two marinas and restaurants. In the nearby villages of Santa Tecla and Santa Maria La Scala, there are excellent seafood restaurants. Taormina and Giardini Naxos are about 25 km further away.

Other Activities: Excursion to Mount Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe

 

Manager info

intoSicily

About: We have been with Homeaway since 2006, proposing houses that are able to unfold Sicily's colours and charm at best. Houses with quality furnishing in unique locations, with incredible views or with a pool, always accurately selected in order to satisfy our main wish: to see you falling in love with Sicily just like we did. We provide you with transparent information and true pictures. What you see is exactly what you get. We will advise you as much as we can about travel info, transfers and car rental. Dinners in villas and other extra services can also be arranged. Finally, our prices are final rates! There are no hidden additional costs. We are flexible with your arrivals and departures and if you need a late check-in this is usually possible.


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Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian, dutch
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

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  • Walking distance from seaside village Stazzo

    Walking distance from seaside village Stazzo

  • Castello Claves

    Castello Claves

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