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Villa A.R.Raciti- pool, garden, beautiful views of Mount Etna and the Ionian sea

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,399 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. Private Pool and Garden.Large terrace and lawn.

"Villa A.R. Raciti" is a cozy independent villa with every comfort, where you can spend your stay in absolute relax and tranquility. Duo to it’s location, you can enjoy the hill, the mountain and the sea and the artistic beauties of the Sicilian Baroque.

The house is built on two levels, and is composed on the ground floor of a living room with fitted kitchen, a shower room with a washing machine, upstairs there are two bedrooms and a bathroom with shower. It is fully furnished and equipped with appliances, bath towels and bedding.

The house offers a large terrace, where you can have a wonderful view of the Ionian Sea and the Etna volcano, from a green area consisting of meadows, olive groves, vineyards and fruit trees. The large swimming pool is private, exclusively for guests, with solarium equipped with deck chairs and umbrellas where you can enjoy the sun in Sicily. The swimming pool is open from April to October.

The villa is equipped with parking space and wifi connection.

"Villa A.R. Raciti" is located in Pennisi, a village just 6 Km from Acireale and from the A18 (Catania - Messina) motorway. The geographical position is strategic to reach the many beautiful beaches of the Ionian coast of Sicily and important tourist centers such as Acireale, Aci Castello, Catania, Taormina, Giardini Naxos, Messina, Siracusa, Gole dell'Alcantara, Aeolian Islands.

From Nicolosi or Zafferana Etnea it is easy to reach the Etna volcano.

Prices include water, electricity, gas, bed linen and towels.

More Details

Member since: 2014
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Speaks: english, italian, Brazilian Portuguese
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
December 18, 2017

What makes this villa unique

The villa is in contact with the Sicilian nature, a few kilometers from the A18 Catania - Messina motorway which allows you to easily travel to Eastern Sicily.

The house is well furnished, in a very quiet place to relax. You can enjoy breakfast in a lovely garden overlooking the Etna and the Ionian Sea or refresh yourself in the large swimming pool and enjoy the sun in Sicily.


Acireale Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1399 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 9:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Max. adults: 5
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , shower , bidet
    - toilet , shower , bidet
  • towels included.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    - 1 double
  • E 'possible to add a single bed for a child (contact owner). towels included.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • 1 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • disco club
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
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Villa A.R.Raciti- pool, garden, beautiful views of Mount Etna and the Ionian sea
average rating of 4.5454545 based on 11 reviews

Excellent service! Lovely villa everything we needed

  • 5 of 5

The only thing I would ask for is maybe a booklet on how some of the appliances work i.e. TV, washing machine, etc but generally these were self explanatory. Everything was perfect! Would recommend anyone staying here though to purchase food items before going to villa especially if arriving later in evening!

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely house with great views of the sea and Mount Etna, very nice swimming pool and grounds.

  • 4 of 5

Mario and Katy were very good hosts, available to help at any time. We were made very welcome after a long flight delay and Katy met us just off the motorway to guide us to the villa - we would never have found it by ourselves! Be prepared for a bumpy access road.

The villa had everything we needed, lots of good towels and smaller items such as liquid soap in kitchen and bathrooms which was very nice. It was spacious and spotless throughout the villa, the pool was just the right size and the grounds well kept. It was lovely eating at the outside table with the views of the sea and Mount Etna.

There was one issue which gave some minor problems; the house next door had dogs which barked a lot, including sometimes in the night. This seemed to set dogs barking at other locations and it did get annoying occasionally. However that is clearly something that Mario and Katy could do nothing about.

Overall we had a lovely stay, the villa is situated well to go sightseeing, facilities are good and the grounds and pool area offer a very comfortable option to just stay at the villa and relax.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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  • 5 of 5

Beautiful villa and very clean everything to hand and didn't need for anything as it was all provided, I would recommend anyone booking this villa you wont be disappointed. I would like say a special thanks to Mario and Ketty the owners, we had major problems finding our way to the villa our mistake and ended up god knows where but Mario came looking for us and he took us to the villa. Our son is going to miss the lovely pool as he used it every day from early morning and we will miss the relaxing atmosphere and tranquil villa and the area. Overall a special holiday with special accommodation and wonderful helpful owners who where only a text away if needed.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Angenehme Villa in guter Lage

  • 5 of 5

Ruhige Villa mit einem schönen Pool. Die Zimmer sind sauber und aufgeräumt. Wir haben den Urlaub geliebt.

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Danke für die nette Bewertung. Ich hoffe, wir sehen uns bald. Danke. Mario and Ketty
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Wonderful stay!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time at this Villa. Lovely pool and lovely owners. I would suggest you need a car. I would recommend this to anyone. Thanks Ketty for the pleasant stay and your hospitality.

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your nice review. I hope to see you soon in Sicily. Mario and Ketty
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Très agreable

  • 5 of 5

Belle maison, confortable, bien équipée, belle vue. Tout était bien.

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Catania - Aeroporto Fontanarossa
Nearest Barpub
600 Metres
Pennisi - Acireale
Nearest Ferry
85 Kilometres
Messina - Catania
Nearest Golf
50 Kilometres
Castiglione di Sicilia - Il picciolo golf club
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Acireale - Zafferana Etnea - S.Venerina
Nearest Ski
13 Kilometres
Etna-Rifugio Sapienza( sud)-Piano provenzano(nord)
Nearest Beach
9 Kilometres
Santa Tecla - Santa Maria La Scala - Aci castello
Car: recommended

"Villa A.R. Raciti" is located between the Etna and the Ionian Sea, in the countryside of Acireale, in contact with nature, a few kilometers from the Etna volcano, the highest in Europe (60 minutes) and a few kilometers from the beautiful beaches of lava stone and gravel.

It is only 6 km from Acireale and the A18 (Catania - Messina) strategic point to visit sicily oriental.

How to get:

From the A19 Palermo - Catania motorway.

From the A18 Catania - Messina motorway, exit Acireale, follow signs for Pennisi.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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