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Casa Iolanda 'the scent of the sea'

Aperitif at the sea
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Condo/Apartment -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Riposto, Province of Catania, Sicily
Children 0-12 years old don't pay.
The apartment is spacious, consisting of one bedroom with double bed, two rooms with a sofa bed and a single bed, kitchen, internal laundry , two bathrooms, entrance hall, pantry, internal private car parking space and condominium green area. The two balconies , exposed respectively on the tree-lined avenue and the sea and on the inside condominium green area, allow the apartment pleasantly airy. The flat is also served by an efficient air conditioning and autonomous main heating. The accommodation is located on the first floor with lift and is in excellent condition, newly renovated ( May 2014 ) , is furnished and equipped for up to 8 people. The apartment is equipped with the following accessories : 4 television sets , one with satellite TV and 3 with digital -terrestrial, kitchen with gas hob and...
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Listing #HL1128530
About the Owner
Rosario - Giuseppe B
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2013
Interaction with guests
Children up to 12 years are our welcome guests and stay for free. We will do our best to guarantee you a peaceful, relaxing and ...... hopefully unforgettable holiday!
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rosario was a very friendly and helpful host and made us feel welcome at his apartment and gave us some great tips on places to eat and things to do locally. The apartment was clean, well furnished and had all the facilities we needed for...More

Thank yuvelondon
sarobonaccorsi, VR Owner at Casa Iolanda 'the scent of the sea', responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Lovely people, they left the apartment clean and in order. Should they come back to Sicily, we would see them again just only for greetings. Like friends. Recommended to all the owners.

Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Iolanda House it s a great appartment next to the sea.very good conditions with all that we needed. Rosario and his wife are special people and very helpful. Pleasant stay here. Great to come back. All the best Rosario!!More

Thank 570iulianai
sarobonaccorsi, VR Owner at Casa Iolanda 'the scent of the sea', responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

What a beautiful family. Like old friends since the first contact. Very easy communication. They left the house tidy and clean. Warmly recommended to the other owners. We hope to have them again in our apartment in the future. Thank you for your stay at...More

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Reviewed January 30, 2018

Location of the appartment is ideal for those who plan to explore East side of the Island – 1.5 hour drive to Syracuse, 45min to Catania and Taormina. Appartment is great and very clean with a direct view to the sea and to Etna summit...More

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sarobonaccorsi, VR Owner at Casa Iolanda 'the scent of the sea', responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2018

Two large and funny families. They left the apartment clear and in perfect order. I suggest them to all the owners. Helen is a very good "storical cars" driver. I would like to meet them again in the future.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking allowed
    2 Full baths
    1 Full
    2 Sofas
    2 Twins
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  • Cleaning: $58 / stay - Fee
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Fontanarossa di Catania: 28.0 mi
Railway: Giarre-Riposto: 0.6 mi
How to reach the Apartment:
1)Free shuttle transfer from/to Airport if you rent a car for 1 week.
2) Take a taxi from the airport to the apartment, 30min. away, cost over 100 €.

3) Rent a car at the airport for 7 days, by appointment, 350 € approx.

4) Take bus n.457 from the airport to Catania railway, departure every 20 min., cost 1 € per person.
Then you take the train from Catania to the railway of Giarre / Riposto, departure every 1h, cost
less than 3 € per person.
Then you take a taxi from the railway of Giarre / Riposto to the flat, 5 min away, cost
about 15÷20 €.
If you arrive by car from the motorway, take the exit of Giarre and follow my instructions(I will send details of address by private e-mail).
The apartment is provided of free private garage...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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Sicily Villas (16,010)
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