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Casina Grotta di Ferro

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SP 60 Km 13 Contrada Torre Mastro, 97100 Santa Croce Camerina, Sicily, Italy
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in the hotel for 12 days, and we enjoyed every single moment. Excellent room service, clean, nice cozy rooms. The family run hotel is located in a very quiet place, with amazing landscapes, full of nature with everything your would need to even stay and relax on the swimming pool or go and visit the nearby-neverending small, beautiful... More 

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Lomma, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were 6 families from Sweden, 12 adults and 15 children, spending one week together in Casina Grotta di Ferro. We rented the whole house incl. self service in the kitchen and had a fantastic stay. The big pool was wonderful, inner yard and garden were the children had a lot of space when playing. We had two Sicilian Cooking... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Spent three days at this gem in the rural countryside near Ragusa as part of a Nada's Italy tour. Carmela and Franco treated us just like family, provided great meals and wine as well as a cooking class. The cannoli in particular was to die for... The complex has a pool and is surrounded by groves of olive and other... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Country hotel Casina Grotta di ferro is a fantastic hotel. Don't expect a lot of nightlife, since it is in a remote location. But if you are looking for tranquility and peacefulness, this is your place. It also means you need a car to get here. The hotel has a lovely view. The staff is super friendly. We had a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We arrived tired from exploring lots of cities and towns. We drove down this wonderful country farm drive into another world. Olive trees, stone buildings, and courtyards, stillness and beauty. A carob tree in the middle of the outdoor space, covered sheltered areas, open areas, a large pool which we enjoyed using, a lovely long garden area, and our own... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I stayed at Casina Grotta di Ferro for a few nights on a 2 week tour of Sicily. Casina Grotta di Ferro was a little more removed than some of the other places we visited in more touristy cities, but I wanted to try an agriturismo and I wanted to visit Santa Croce Camerina because that's were my family is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

As we love visiting our neighbour island especially for it’s exquisite food, a friend of ours' recommended ‘Casina di Grotta di Ferro’ in the vicinity of Ragusa as a base to visit the area. So off we went to our destination. As we were approaching the ‘Casina’ we could see that the countryside was very dry, hot and arid with... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We stayed in this fantastic country house and enjoyed the hospitality of Franco and Carmela & the rest of their team already for the second time this year...! And are planning to come back soon again. Do I need to say more...?

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Amersfoort, Utrecht, Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stayed with a party of four during 5 days, for the first time in this region. Franco and his wife Carmela and the rest of his team made it a very nice experience - providing nice breakfast at any time in the morning, a relaxed atmosphere, well kept beautiful pool and terraces, wide views over the surrounding hills on... More 

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Enfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We loved this hotel. It's a beautifully restored country house situated on the plain with views all the way to the sea. The rooms are simple but beautiful and incredibly clean. The gardens and pool are just perfect. There is even a separate kitchen building with facilities for the guests to use if they would rather eat in for the... More 

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