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44 Reviews
Exceptional! 5/5
Free cancellation until30 days before check-in


Property # 404439vb

18th Century Home with Captivating Charm in Historic Centre of Town

Property overview

About this rental

  • House
    • 1023 sq. ft
  • 2 bedrooms
    • 3 beds
    • Sleeps 5
  • 2 bathrooms
    • 1 full bath
    • 1 half bath
  • Spaces
    • Kitchen
    • Living Room
    • Terrace

Charming home in bustling Modica bassa with 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5)

Rooms and beds

Bedrooms: 2(People: 5)

Bedroom 1

super king

Bedroom 2

double · single

Bathrooms: 1, Separate WCs: 1

Bathroom 1


Bathroom 1

Toilet · Bidet


  • Kitchen
  • Living Room
  • Terrace
  • Dining
    Seating for 8 people
  • Balcony



  • Children Welcome
  • Air Conditioning
  • TV
  • Heater
  • Internet
  • No Smoking
  • Parking

Safety features

  • Smoke detector
  • Exterior lighting
  • First-aid kit
  • Deadbolt lock

Location Type

  • near the seaSome of the most beautiful Mediterranean beaches are nearby, with many to choose from: the closest is Marina di Modica, our favourite is Sampieri (2kms on) and there's the bustling town of Pozzallo
  • city centreOur house is in the historic centre of town, in a quiet, residential area surrounded by lovel cobblestone streets and laneways.
  • townUNESCO world heritage site. Bustling town with stunning architecture, convenient shops selling fresh local produce, fish and cheese and meats. Easily explored on foot from our front door.


  • Air conditioningSamsung AC units in each bedroom and in the dining room/kitchen.
  • HeatingFor autumn/winter travelers, the Samsung units also provide heat. There is NO central heating
  • Hair dryer
  • Basic soaps
  • ParkingParking is located nearby - it's a one minute walk from our front door and it's free and safe.
  • Towels availableBath, hand and face towels are provided for our guests. Large Lacoste beach towels are provided during the summer months upon request.
  • Iron & board
  • Toilet roll
  • Washing machineNew Bosch washing machine is available for your use (detailed instructions displayed on machine). Laundry soap is also provided.
  • InternetFree WI-FI
  • Linens provided100% cotton sheets provided as well as eiderdown pillows and duvets. Tea towels, napkins and table cloths are also 100% cotton or linen.
  • Wireless InternetPassword for wifi will be provided at check in. It is also listed in the house manual.


  • Coffee makerThe kitchen is equipped with small and large espresso pots, an electric (drip) coffee maker and a kettle.
  • Pantry itemsA good selection of spices, tea, coffee and local olive oil and vinegar are available for your use.
  • Dishes & utensilsWell-equipped kitchen with a dishes and flatware for 12 people, All-clad sauce pans, grill pans and small and large stainless steel pots.
  • Hob4-ring gas stove with electric oven (please read instructional booklet for the oven)
  • OvenSee oven manual before using.
  • Fridge1/2 fridge with small freezer.
  • ToasterTwo-slice, electric toaster.


  • Childs highchair


  • BooksA good selection of books in English are available.
  • TelevisionNEW smart TV - stay connected to world news, or stream your favourite shows and movies on Netflix!
  • StereoBose mini speaker allows Bluetooth connections to your device allowing you to listen to your music and podcasts or to enhance the sound on your downloaded movies!


  • Beach towels
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Deck chairs


  • wheelchair inaccessibleModica is a very hilly town and anyone with mobility issues would have difficulty getting around. Our house is on 2 floors and therefore it is unfortunately NOT wheelchair accessible.
  • Long-term renters welcome


  • A private chef can be arranged if you wish to sample local specialties and see how they are made. An excursion to a rustic farmhouse in the stunning Val Di Noto, where their specialty is homemade ricotta cheese, can be organized as well! A 4-course lunch including wine and a whole lotta fresh ricotta costs 20 euros per person!


Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.
  • 50% refund (minus the service fee) if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
  • No refund if you cancel less than 14 days before check-in.
Learn more about cancellation policies.
100% refund
30 days before check-in
50% refund
14 days before check-in
No refund
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Damage and incidentals

You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property that is caused by you or your party during your stay.

House Rules

Check in after: 14:00
Check out before: 10:00
  • Children allowedSuitable for 5+

  • No pets

  • No events

  • No smoking

  • Max guests: 5

Cleaning practices

  • Minimum one-day vacancy between guests’ stays

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned with disinfectant (e.g. countertops, light switches, handles and taps)

  • Cleaned with disinfectant

  • Check in and check out with no person-to-person contact

  • All towels and bedding washed in hot water that’s at least 60ºC

  • Follows regional health guidelines: Safe Hospitality National Protocol (Italy)

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