Caccamo Villa Rental Photos and Description
4 bedroom villa sleeps 8, 45 minutes from Palermo, 30 minutes Cefalu'
Lovely 4 bedroom 2 bathroom villa located in the historic Sicilian town of Caccamo - near large lake and castle. Lovely restaurants and friendly locals. Close to the Historic City of Palermo and the charming town of Cefalu'. Perfect area for artist, walkers and mountain bikers. Lovely family beaches at the bottom of the mountain. 3 double, 1 single bedrooms, 1 cot. 6x3m swimming pool with large sunbathing area with loungers. BBQ terrace with seating for 10. Covered outside terrace with large table and chairs. Fully equipped kitchen and comfortable lounge with 2 large sofas and fireplace for cosy winter breaks. Located in the mountains with amazing sea views. Close to Caccamo and Termini Imerese. Not suitable for very young children due to open boundary and roof. Not suitable for disabled due to steps. Car necessary. 2 of bedrooms and 1 bathroom are in the lower floor of the house and are accesses via steps or path at sides.
Caccamo: You will find the villa less than 5 minutes drive from the historic town of Caccamo. Caccamo is set high in the mountains above the town of Termini Imerese. Caccamo is a lovely town with streets of volcanic rock and old stone house. It has lovely restaurants, one beneath the old castle which stands in the entrance of the town. There are many shops selling local produce in the town and large supermarkets in Termini. There is a busy market on Saturday and Lake Rosamaina with water sports. The population is approx 8000 people.
Excursions Nearby Caccamo: The nearest sandy beach is in the western part of Trabia and approx 20 minutes by car from Caccamo. There is free access to the beach or paid access, which includes lifeguards, toilets, showers, restaurant and bar. Termini Imerese, an historic port town, is about 15 min by car from Caccamo and has a main line train station. There are many different beaches to choose from along the coastline. The famous beach resort of Cefalu' is 40 minutes away on the motorway or coast road, by car. The capital city of Palermo is approx 1 hour by car from Caccamo and is a fabulous day trip to include Palermo Opera House and Mondello Beach. Direct flights to Palermo for UK flyers are from Gatwick, provided by Easy Jet and Ryan Air.
Taormina and Mt. Etna: Taormina (2 to 3 hour car trip) dominates two grand, sweeping bays below and on the southern side, the top of Mount Etna, the European highest active volcano, often capped with snow, offering to the visitors a breathtaking, dramatic and memorable view over almost one hundred miles of Mediterranean sea. Taormina once was comprised of ancient people like the Sicels, Greeks, Romans, Byzantines, Saracens, Arabs, Normans and Spaniards chose it as their residential site thank to its favourable position, mild climate and magic atmosphere. Nowadays visitors can still find fine examples of Taormina's golden times: the splendid Greek Thetre, the Roman 'Naumachiae', the 13th century Cathedral of Saint Nicola, the 14th century Palazzo Corvaja, the 16th century Palace of the Dukes of Saint.Stefano, the public gardens, the 'Badia Vecchia' (Ancient Abbey) and many others.
- unsuitable for elderly or infirm
- children welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible