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Villa Verde

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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
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Overview
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...
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About the Owner, Giancarlo C
Languages spoken: German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 81 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2007
Overall rating: 4.6 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL29635
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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Amenities
  • 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
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Twin
    2 Fulls
    1 Crib
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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
$161
€130
$1,117
€900
Nov 1, 2017 -
Mar 31, 2018
Low season
7 nights --
$1,241
€1,000
Apr 1, 2018 -
Jun 30, 2018
Medium season
7 nights --
$1,241
€1,000
Jul 1, 2018 -
Sep 30, 2018
Summer season
7 nights --
$1,365
€1,100
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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.
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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.
Access
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
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