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Corso Ruggero 149, 90015, Cefalu, Sicily Italy
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A small, comfortable, fully-equipped apartment for you to enjoy an unforgettable holiday in the heart of wonderful Cefalu, which has been visited for centuries by travelers from all over the world. Our apartment is located in the town square in front of the extraordinary Arab-Norman Cathedral, one of the architectural jewels of Sicily. From here it is possible to walk to the Mandralisca Museum, which hosts a famous painting by Antonello da Messina; to start a walk up La Rocca, the hill overlooking the town from where a breathtaking view of the coast from Palermo to Messina can be enjoyed; or to go for a swim in the clear, blue sea near the picturesque local fishermen's port, along the street of the shopping. From Cefalu it is easy to travel by train to Palermo; to the magnificent Madonie Mountains and their nature park; to all the main sites of Western Sicily (Agrigento, Piazza Armerina, Catania, Taormina and the volcano Mount Etna) with organized trips or with public buses; and also to the unique Aeolian Islands. Our apartment is on the first floor of Palazzo Villelmi, which dates back to the 15th century and still has a simple corner window from that period with a little column in the middle. It is a valuable document of the bourgeoisie taste from the Renaissance, showing also the signs of an inscription on its arch. The apartment is composed of 2 beautiful balconies overlooking the main square, living room with kitchenette, bathroom with shower, single bedroom, double bedroom in the loft and a sofa bed in the living room.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-smoking hotel
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Self-serve laundry
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Soundproof rooms
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Centrally Located
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Languages Spoken
English, German, Italian
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Shirley M wrote a review Sep 11
Worthing, United Kingdom113 contributions58 helpful votes
Beautiful apartment. Bright and beautifully furnished . We loved the colours and the quirkiness of the place . The rooms are upstairs and situated in a fantastic way. The only thing is if you are limited in mobility the bedrooms are upstairs and the bathroom is downstairs. Fantastic location right by the cathedral and 5mins to walk to the beautiful beach . Friendly lady who showed us the apartment. Lovely balcony from which you can see the central square . Amazingly it is very quiet in the evenings as the area clears of people quite early. Highly recommend it .
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Responded 1 week ago
thankl you v ery very much
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LIF2200 wrote a review Oct 2019
Baltimore, Maryland6 contributions3 helpful votes
We had an amazing sunset cruise around the town of Cefalù in the Tyrrhenian Sea. The captain and crew were funny and generous and made our evening so special. We were able to take a swim in the crystal clear blue water and watched in awe as the sun set over the town of Santa Lucia and into the horizon. Make sure you add this to your list of things to do in Cefalù!!
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Response from Guiseppe S, Proprietario at Madonie Holidays
Responded Oct 30, 2019
thank you very much, very glad to have you onboard
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AlexBorisovsky wrote a review Sep 2019
Riga, Latvia4 contributions2 helpful votes
We stayed in a beautiful cosy apartment Rosa. Very well equipped, nice apartment overlooking piazza Duomo, excellent location. Our special thanks to Angella and Giuseppe for their superb service and hospitality!Would like to stay there again.
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Traveled with family
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Response from Guiseppe S, Proprietario at Madonie Holidays
Responded Sep 27, 2019
Thank you alex
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Jasonleg wrote a review Sep 2019
Cape Town Central, South Africa1,564 contributions159 helpful votes
Amazing service from Angela and Guiseppe. From arrival to access to apartment and then continued interaction during our stay, service was excellent. Located in central square means easy access to restaurants and a five minute walk to the beach. Comfortable beds, lovely balcony and great feeling of comfort. So glad we stayed here.
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Responded Sep 19, 2019
Great guests! A pleasure to host you and hope to see you again. Regards
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robcalderan wrote a review Aug 2019
Sydney, Australia31 contributions3 helpful votes
We stayed five nights at the beginning of August. The town was buzzing and we were right in the middle of it. Piazza Duomo was the place to be, and still close to cafes, restaurants and short stroll to the beach. Beautiful people and small town atmosphere. Angela was very helpful from arrival to departure. Go to Cefalu and enjoy one of their apartments.
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Date of stay: August 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Responded Feb 19, 2020
thank you very much for all
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PRICE RANGE
$85 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
La Finestra sul Duomo
LOCATION
ItalySicilyProvince of PalermoCefalu
NUMBER OF ROOMS
4
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Frequently Asked Questions about Madonie Holidays
Which popular attractions are close to Madonie Holidays?
Nearby attractions include Enoteca le Petit Tonneau (0.1 miles), Duomo di Cefalù (0.01 miles), and Cefalu Coast (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Madonie Holidays?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, airport transportation, and laundry service.
Which room amenities are available at Madonie Holidays?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a refrigerator.
What are some restaurants close to Madonie Holidays?
Conveniently located restaurants include Triscele, Mandralisca 16, and Ristorante La Brace.
Does Madonie Holidays have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Madonie Holidays offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Madonie Holidays?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Madonie Holidays?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, German, and Italian.
Are there any historical sites close to Madonie Holidays?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Duomo di Cefalù (0.01 miles), Piazza del Duomo (0.01 miles), and Porta Pescara (0.1 miles).