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Carob Tree Cottage

The Cottage under the Carob Tree, shaded by green foliage, seconds from blue seas.
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The Cottage under the Carob Tree, shaded by green foliage, seconds from blue seas.
Bringing in the boats at sunset on the adjoining beach. Another living room view over the kitchen
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5.0 of 5 stars
16 reviews
The Cottage under the Carob Tree, shaded by green foliage, seconds from blue seas.
Bringing in the boats at sunset on the adjoining beach.
Another living room view over the kitchen
The Carob Cottage is a favourite with artists and writers all year round.
Charming, airy and light-filled, old-style kitchen.
Another generic view over living room and kitchen
Spacious cottage bedroom looking out onto olive and lemon groves.
Fresh oranges and lemons picked from the garden
The living room seen from the kitchen
The new ceramic pellet stove with fire view, modern functions but old style design
Cook up a storm at the authentic stone oven on the patio.
Storage shed beside the vegetable patch, where the owner hides the extra light bulbs!
Get lost in the scent of Indian figs on the way to the adjoining beach.
The two minute stroll to the beach is flanked by a guard of honour of sweet scented pines.
Drink in the beauty of the Madonie National Park views from among the Carob branches.
Watch the late evening tide roll by on the adjoining beach
Rigging the sails for a day with the waves.
Immerse yourself; you're in Sicily!
Emerald waters, soft brown sands, satin white shore and an endless horizon...
Watch the cherry red sunset from the adjoining beach.
The beauty of Cefalu cove; ten minute drive from Salinelle.
Cricketsong and Indian fig scent fill the air between the main house and the other cottages on the p
The Carob was here before the cottage, but the cottage is prettier inside.
Get up early enough and you never know who you'll find on the adjoining beach!
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Cefalu, Province of Palermo, Sicily
This lovely cottage is about 40 sqm and it is entirely covered from a big and secular carob tree and it is 100 mt far from a wonderful very private sand beach. From the house you can hear the sea-waves and the beach is directly accessible by a pathway through the gardens. An added bonus for outdoor eating is the shaded terrace and a barbecue area where you can enjoy outdoor dining surrounded by nature. <BR><BR>This quaint, no fuss furnished cottage, has everything you need for a great stay in Sicily. There's one bedroom, a combined living room with a double sofa bed and a fully equipped kitchen, a tiled bathroom with stand up shower. <BR>In the cold month you will have a nice air pellet stove with a charming fire view.<BR>Perfect for couples or family with maximum two children.
About the Owner, Dario L
Languages spoken: English, Italian, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Dec 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 30 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL110960 by: Holiday Lettings
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Martin E
Bath, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015 for a stay in October 2015
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We loved the character of the cottage, set with a few others amidst the fruit and olive trees - not isolated but very private. The beach was at least a kilometre long, sandy and almost deserted while we were there, at the end of the season. Dario is charming and very helpful. The cottage is furnished in a homely style...

Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 for a stay in August 2015
person found this review helpful

From the moment you arrive at Darios place you immediately feel relaxed and at peace. This is more than a holiday rental it is a home from home. The grounds are beautiful with oranges, lemons, figs, grapes and olives (depending on the time of year). The place has a natural beauty to it that makes it very special. There are...

Mary B
Petersfield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Excellent location - quiet and peaceful yet easy access to main roads; railway station a 10-15 minute walk. Pizzeria 5 minute walk; supermarket 5 minute drive. Well equipped cottage with direct access to beach. Whilst there are two other villas in the grounds they are all separate and well screened. Dario is very friendly and helpful and fluent in English.

  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stove
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
Additional amenities & feature info
There is no air conditioning but in this place you will hardly feel the need for it!
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 1 night
Jul 9, 2016 -
Sep 9, 2016
Very High Season
7 nights --
Sep 10, 2016 -
Sep 30, 2016
High Season
3 nights
Oct 1, 2016 -
Oct 28, 2016
Mid Season
2 nights
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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.
  • Final Cleaning: $39 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The rate includes utilities (water, gas and electricity).

The following are in addition to the rental cost: Euro 30 for the final cleaning and Euro 15.00 per person for bed linen and towels, if desired.
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How to get there
Airport: Palermo: 62.1 mi
Railway: Lascari: 1.2 mi
Ferry: Cefalu: 3.7 mi
* Fly to Palermo - Villa del Glicine is 100 km from the airport.<BR><BR>* Fly to Catania - Villa del Glicine is 140 km from the airport.<BR><BR>* At the airport is very easy to rent a car with a lot of cheap company.<BR><BR>* Local buses and train run regularly between the airport and the town.<BR><BR>* There are always local taxis available - or we can organize a transfer.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
Nearby cities
Sicily Villas (15,553)
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