We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travelers have booked this property

Villa Verde

Very good
5 reviews
The living room
The living room
The living room
The living room
The living room
The living room
The kitchen
The kitchen
The kitchen
The bedroom (1)
The bedroom (1)
The bedroom (1)
The bedroom (1)
The bedroom (2)
The bedroom (2)
The fountin with spring water
The fountain with spring water
Outdoor dining area near the fountain
Stone steps outside
Outdoor dining area
The bathroom
The bathroom
The outdoor view from the balcony
The frontside of the Villa
Frontside of the house
The frontside of the Villa and the outdoor space
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Villa -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Polizzi Generosa, Province of Palermo, Sicily
“ Villa Verde ” is an ancient typical Sicilian stone villa of the IXth century, in the Madonie Natural Park , completely restored, maintaining its old structure and atmosphere but at the same time supplied with all modern comforts.

The property is dipped into a secular hazel-nut woods, crossed by a natural spring water stream and has got also a very large outdoor area with a flower garden where you can have a pleasant break and equipped to dine outdoors. In the summer season fruit trees and a kitchen garden are freely at disposal of the guests.

The house offers a wonderful view of the ancient medieval village of Polizzi Generosa and of the surrounding mountains.
It is very easy to reach from both Catania and Palermo airports. The house is dipped into the natural area of the Madonie Park and from it you can easily reach all the...
Read more
About the Owner, Giancarlo C
Languages spoken: German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 112 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2007
Overall rating: 4.6 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 3 properties
Contact Owner See more properties
Listing #HL29635
Reviews from our community
Very good - based on 5 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
English first
French first
English first
Helen T
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
67 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed August 12, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Carlo and Maria were welcoming and keen to ensure we felt at home. Communication with them prior to the stay was good and they called us during our stay to confirm there were no problems. The house is secluded and quiet. As another reviewer states, there are barking dogs, but (and this is someone who hates persistent yapping) we didn't...

Management response:

Dear Helen, thanks for your kind and detailed review, it has helped us to improve the house. The shower cabin has actually been changed with a new, bigger one which can fit anyone tall up to 2 meters and more! Regarding Internet, the credit could have run out because of some automatic refreshing web pages, but anyway we will increase...


Report response as inappropriate
Matthew N
1 review
Reviewed March 21, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

We stayed at the villa with our baby and parents for a week in March. Positive points - the villa was indeed well appointed with working but slow wifi and appliances and the heating worked well especially for an old house (it was cold for March and quite damp). The owners were helpful and left wood for the fire and...

Jackie M
Inverness, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed November 16, 2013 for a stay in November 2013

We stayed at Villa Verde for 2 weeks from the end of October through to November and had the most relaxing time, It really was idyllic and looked exactly like the photos on Trip Advisor, if not better. Living in a traditional property was a great experience, but it had all the modern comforts and was very well equipped. The...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights
Nov 1, 2017 -
Mar 31, 2018
Low season
7 nights --
Apr 1, 2018 -
Jun 30, 2018
Medium season
7 nights --
Jul 1, 2018 -
Sep 30, 2018
Summer season
7 nights --
View all periods
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
A refundable damage deposit of 200 Euro is required at your arrival.
There is an extra charge of € 200 per week for heating, which is usually necessary from October to April.
Hide Rates
About the neighborhood
Polizzi Generosa is a town at 917 meters (3,008 feet), on the Madonie Mountains . The area is a botanical paradise which has survived from ages past.The area around Polizzi is well-known for growing hazelnuts and for other agricultural specialities. On the Madonie Mountains around Polizzi, you can admire a real botanical rarity, the white fir (abies nebrodensis) which disappeared from all other parts of Italy during the ice age. On the slopes and plains of these mountains, you will find many plants that do not grow elsewhere, and , in spring, you can admire the finest orchids in all the Mediterannean.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Falcone Borsellino: 74.6 mi
Railway: Cefalù: 15.5 mi
Ferry: Palermo: 55.9 mi
From Palermo “Falcone Borsellino” airport take High-Way A-19 (Palermo-Catania), in the direction of Catania- From Catania “Fontanarossa” airport take the same highway in the direction of Palermo. Get off at Scillato to take the scenic State Road, SS 643 (17 km), or continue on A-19, and get off at Tre Monzelli. Then, take SS 120 and 643 (14 km) to reach Polizzi Generosa. A bus service from both Palermo and Catania railway station connects with Polizzi
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 15.5 mi.
Nearby cities
Sicily Villas (15,359)
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
Initially, you may contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner. After you've made your first payment, you'll be able to see the owner's contact information.
How will the owner contact me?
This owner will contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to ask if the property is still available.
How do I pay?
For this property, please use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
Yes. Payments made via the TripAdvisor inbox are covered by our Payment Protection.
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from inquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travelers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travelers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Book Now
14 travelers
viewed this property in the past week
This property has Payment Protection
Never pay for your vacation rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.