This old-fashioned 18th Century home, in which the current owners reside, features a large courtyard and is surrounded by old outbuildings (including a stable, haylofts, oil mills and farm buildings) that have been partly renovated and converted into comfortable guest accommodation. Guests can watch farm activities, all in a warm family atmosphere guaranteed by the warm and welcoming owners. Children and adults can also enjoy meeting the menagerie of animals at the villa, including sheep, pheasants, tortoises, guinea pigs, chickens, rabbits and dogs. Comprising a total of 10 guest rooms, this establishment welcomes its guests into a lobby with a 24-hour reception service and a cloakroom. On-site facilities include a TV lounge, a restaurant, Internet access and a laundry service. Guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in either the outdoor car park or in the undercover parking garage and those wishing to get in touch with nature can hire bicycles from reception and explore the local surroundings.
This family-friendly hotel is located in Val Demone, in the municipality of Acquedolci, in the Parco dei Nebrodi. Guests can enjoy a special stay in this natural setting and the hotel is just 2 km from the coast, opposite the Aeolian Islands. The centre of Acquedolci is a 15-minute walk from the accommodation and there guests will find restaurants, public transport links, shops and a beach. Palermo is 20 km away, Cefalý is 80 km and Taormina and Etna are both 180 km away. The hotel is 120 km and 211 km from the airports of Palermo and Catania-Fontanarossa respectively.
All of the bedrooms are comfortable and feature the same furniture and accessories as the old country house. The old colonial houses have been cleverfully renovated in accordance with original styles and materials, yet at the same time ensure all modern comforts (such as efficient independent heating systems and en suite bathrooms), to satisfy guests' requirements. The bathrooms come with a bathtub/shower and hairdryer and in-room amenities include a TV, Internet access, a kitchenette with a fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, a washing machine and king-size or double beds. Individually regulated heating units and balconies/terraces also feature.
This establishment's grounds include sun loungers and parasols, a snack bar, a sun terrace and facilities for archery, tennis and bowling. Younger guests can play in the playground and take part in the children's entertainment programme. Watersports are available nearby, including diving and sailing.
The hotel offers bed and breakfast, half-board and full-board stays. Breakfast is served in buffet style and midday and evening buffets are available, featuring traditional and original dishes based on seasonal farm produce.
Take the A20 Messina-Palermo motorway and exit at S. Agata Militello. Find the Chiesa Madre church and follow the signs to the right of the church for the Nicetta district. After approximately 2 km, there is a stone archway on the left, just beyond a half-bend. Enter and drive to the end of the avenue.
King size bed