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Villa With Pool And Spectacular Views On The Coast

Bedrooms 6
Space 300 m²
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, sea view, close to Etna, bright rooms, coastal views

Villa Valverde is a white villa on an exceptional location. It is set high above the sea with breathtaking views enjoyable both from the garden and from the huge window of the living room. Not to mention that all floors have terraces overlooking the Ionian Sea. It would be truly difficult to ask for a more delightful place.

The villa is on 3 floors, all modernly furnished. The ground floor consists of a big living room, a kitchen with dining table and 2 bathrooms with toilet, bidet and shower. On the first floor are another living room with fireplace and panoramic terrace, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with toilet, bidet and shower. The first bedroom has a double bed, a sofa bed and an en-suite bathroom. The second bedroom has two single beds (possibility double bed). The second - and upper floor - consists of 3 double rooms, a single room and a bathroom with toilet, bidet and tub with shower.

Furthermore, the villa is provided with all comforts: from the wireless Internet to the air-conditioning, to a dishwasher and an outdoor shower.

The small garden gives space to a refreshing swimming pool of 8x4 meters (deep 1.50 meter). The pool is open from the 1st April until early November.

From the village Valverde, a beautiful rural road, parallel on the coast, leads to the villa. Undoubtedly Villa Valverde is an excellent base for a cultural and natural exploration of the Eastern Sicily. The stunning baroque towns of Acireale and Catania, the charming Taormina, but also the volcano Etna are all really close. Moreover, thanks to the proximity of the highway (at San Gregorio, 3 km), also the South-East side of Sicily with highlights as Noto and Syracuse can be easily reached.

Guests will enjoy every season in Villa Valverde. Thanks to the presence of a fireplace, the central heating and to the very sunny climate in Sicily, the villa, indeed, offers a pleasant stay also in winter.

More Details

Property Manager
Giulia Lattanzio / Lenneke Burghouts / Giulia Tiriticco
Speaks english, french, german, spanish, italian, dutch
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
9 October, 2017

About Giulia Lattanzio / Lenneke Burghouts / Giulia Tiriticco

We have been with Homeaway since 2006, proposing houses that are able to unfold Sicily's colours and charm at best.

Houses with quality furnishing in unique locations, with incredible views or with a pool, always accurately selected in order to satisfy our main wish: to see you falling in love with Sicily just like we did.

We provide you with transparent information and true pictures. What you see is exactly what you get. We will advise you as much as we can about travel info, transfers and car rental.

Dinners in villas and other extra services can also be arranged. Finally, our prices are final rates! There are no hidden additional costs. We are flexible with your arrivals and departures and if you need a late check-in this is usually possible.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa rental in Valverde, Italy

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 300 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Try to be on time for your check-in (which is usually set at 4 PM) and please send a text message to the keyholder in case of delay.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 14 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , bidet , ground floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure , bidet , ground floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure , bidet , 1st floor, en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower enclosure , bidet , 1st floor
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , bath with shower , bidet , 2nd floor
    outdoor shower - outdoor shower , outdoor shower
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , 1 child bed , 1 cot , 1 sofa bed/futon
    Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 6 (the smallest) - 2 single bed , 2 single beds in a L-shape position
  • There is a double sofa bed in the living room with fireplace on the first floor.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
Pool size: 4x9 meters (deep 1.50 m.). Open from 1st April until early November. On request the keyholder can organize dinners in villa for you!


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Villa With Pool And Spectacular Views On The Coast
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 30 reviews

Spacious property with great views

  • 4 of 5

There were only four of us sharing this large villa so others with larger groups may not find these comments applicable.

The villa is very spacious with lots of circulation and interior and exterior relaxation space.

It is well equipped for a large party although if a large party wanted to eat outside it may be a bit problematical with tables.

Bathroom arrangements are a little strange but there are enough, just not in the right places in my opinion.

The villa was very clean and the gardens and pool well maintained and it is set in a quiet location.

Views from the balconies and garden were stunning,

A restaurant, only one hundred metres from the villa, Ristorante Casalrosato, provided very good and reasonably priced meals and Antonio, maybe the head waiter was exceedingly helpful. We visited it four times in our two weeks.

A Eurospin supermarket is within a tweny minute walk or a similar walk into Valverde to the Paniceria for bread.

Patrizio, who looks after the villa was extremely helpful and always happy to help. His wife cooked us two meals while we were there at 20 euros per person. They were delicious.

Really a car is essential otherwise it would be very difficult to travel around.

I would recommend this villa to anyone but maybe not at full capacity if all adults.

We thoroughly enjoyed our time there and would happily go again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful comfortable large house with plenty of spaces for all to hang out separately

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful house located off the beaten track. Patrizio was most welcoming despite our late arrival due to car hire issues at the airport. The location of the house made it completely unsuitable for the large car we had hired. Car could not be driven on many of the small roads surrounding the accommodation. We spent more time than is usual for us at the house due to the driving difficulties in Sicily. It was a pleasure to be at home with a pleasant pool and plenty of areas for all 3 generations of the family to spread out and interact as and when we felt like it. While there was plenty of space for us all some improvements need to be made to the sleeping accommodation on the top floor - another bathroom is needed at this level and the smallest room is unsuitable as a bedroom. Thankfully we didn't need the bed spaces in it as we were a group of 10. Additional air conditioning needed on this level too. Also the freezer space in the kitchen is insufficient for a large group - a small stand alone freezer should be provided. There is a restaurant close by which provides an authentic Italian experience - menu is totally in Italian so Google translate was needed! Accessing any other restaurant/shop etc requires the use of a car as roads are not safe for walking. This is a holiday home to get a truly away from it all Sicilian experience. Would recommend it for use by different generations of the one family.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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lovely, clean, peaceful villa

  • 5 of 5

Our second stay at the villa and we were not disappointed, a lovely modern, clean villa with a pool which the children loved. the views took my breath away each morning and enjoyed watching the ships out at sea from the top balcony.

A car is a must, we visited Taormina, Noto, Aci Trezza, and a train trip around Mount Etna. Another fantastic holiday at Ville Valverde

  • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very impressive Villa

  • 5 of 5

The Villas views are truly spectacular, the interiors are extremely spacious even for our very large group. The meal the owner cooked for us was a highlight of the trip and is a treat not to be missed.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic stay. The villa was beautiful, clean and spacious, there was 7 of us. The outside space was perfect with eating areas, loungers and the pool which the kids lived in. The views were breathtaking and stepping out onto the terraces each morning to soak them in was amazing. I have nothing but good things to say and really hope we get to return here. Car is definately needed. Our stay was just perfect. The owners are friendly and helpful. We would recommend taking a snorkel to Isola Bella and the cable car up Mount Etna, just amazing.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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  • 5 of 5

A perfect holiday in a perfect villa. We were 11 people from three countries getting together after two years. It was a wonderful house in a nice quiet village. At first a little difficult to find but then perfect. I cannot say anymore. Highly recommended

  • Review Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Catania, Fontanarossa Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
15 Kilometres
Catania - Ferry from Napels
Nearest Golf
50 Kilometres
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
San Gregorio
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Nearest Ski
30 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
7 Kilometres
Santa Tecla
Car: necessary

An excellent base from which to explore eastern Sicily. The villa lies 4 km from the coast and just five kilometres from Acireale (a pretty little city, built on a plateau of lava, that is known for its Baroque churches). Gardini Naxos, a seaside resort with beautiful sandy beaches, is just 35 kilometres away. Beside it we find Taormina ‘the pearl of the Mediterranean’ and the most exclusive seaside resort in Sicily. Its ancient Greek theatre is world famous for its extraordinary panoramic views. Santa Maria la Scala and Aci Trezza are pleasant seaside villages near Villa Valverde. In the village Santa Tecla, a few kilometres from Praiola, is the renown, but quiet cheap, fish restaurant “Da Lorenzo”.

Villa Valverde is also an excellent base from which to explore Mount Etna and its surroundings. The villages of Etna, such as Trecastagni, Zafferana Etnea e Randazzo, are famous for their ancient lava flows, the architecture of their seventeenth century churches, their delicious local produce and the hospitality of the villagers. Situated 700 metres above sea level, they are a favourite retreat of the city dwellers who, in summer are in search of cool, fresh air, while in winter are in search of snow for skiing. Few people are aware that Etna is a popular location for skiers in winter. On some glorious days in winter, it’s even possible to ski the frozen slopes in the morning enjoying a wonderful panoramic view of the Mediterranean, and then, the same afternoon, go and sunbathe on the beaches below!


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday villa in Valverde, Italy

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Incl. Air-conditioning & WiFi
2 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
Rate 2017
28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
Rate 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
Rate 2018
6 Jan 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
Rate 2018
24 Mar 2018 - 4 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
3 nights
5 May 2018 - 28 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
4 Jun 2018 - 20 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
3 nights
27 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
Rate 2018
7 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Rate 2018
14 Jul 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Rate 2018
28 Jul 2018 - 18 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
late summer
28 Aug 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
Rate 2018
8 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
Rate 2018
27 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
Rate 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add A$15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Rates include internet, linen, bathroom towels and final cleaning. There are no hidden extras.
Security deposit: 300 Euro.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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