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Sicily - Cottage in Augusta

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 807 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Charming cottage 5 mins from cliffs with access to the sea and shopping centres.

Description of object

Situated in a very quite residential area nearby the town. Catania, Syracuse, Pantalica, Noto, Taormina, Piazza Armerina and Etna are all within one hour drive. The cottage consists in Lounge, kitchen/dining, 2 bedrooms, bathroom with shower stall, veranda, private parking, private garden with fruit threes. WIFI, indipendent heating and airconditioning.

Augusta is not a busy tourist city but at the same time the most famous sites of cultural and touristic importance of East Sicily are all within one hour drive range.

Augusta is a city placed on a small island connected to the mainland through two bridges. A very important military and commercial harbour is to the west of the island and a wide bay to the east. Augusta has experienced various foreign dominations which have left vestiges, such as two Spanish fortressen and a monumental Spanish gateway.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, german, italian, dutch
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 13, 2017

Why The Owner chose Syracuse

This cottage is very confortable, equipped with alla desirable facilities, away from crowded tourist centres and at the same time at reasonable distance from the most important tourist attractions of East Sicily. The tenants are a very friendly Dutch/Italian couple who live in the attached master's House. They have lived many years abroad and both speak Italian, Dutch, English, French and German.

Amenities

Augusta Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 807 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.5 based on 8 reviews
5

Séjour très agréable

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé une excellente semaine dans la jolie maison d'Eugenio et Johanna. Ce sont des hôtes charmants, très chaleureux, qui connaissent bien la région et sont toujours de bon conseil. Augusta est une ville bien placée pour rayonner sur la côte est de la Sicile.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup pour votre appréciation et surtout pour votre compréhension. Nous avons aussi apprécie votre sejour et nous sommes tres hereux de vous avoir connue. Nous espérons de vous avoir encore chez nous. Cordialement. Johanna et Eugenio
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Ampia e bella casa ma calda

  • 2 of 5

Abbiamo avuto una buona accoglienza dal Signor Eugenio e sua moglie. La casa è grande, ha il giardino e un piccolo patio che può essere utilizzato per cenare alla sera. Il materasso del letto matrimoniale è scomodo perché si infossa al centro. L'auto si parcheggia sulla strada pubblica. E' necessario avere un'auto per spostarsi. Purtroppo abbiamo saputo solo al nostro arrivo che l'aria condizionata, contrariamente a quanto scritto sull'annuncio, era guasta perciò abbiamo sofferto molto il caldo in quanto la casa è esposta al sole tutto il giorno e la zona è poco ventilata

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mi dispiace dover contestare la sua recensione che trovo ingenerosa ed inappropriata. - L'aver parcheggiato in strada è stata una sua rispettabilissima scelta, gli ospiti che l'hanno preceduta sono riusciti a parcheggiare DUE AUTO nel parcheggio privato. - La mancanza del condizionatore non è una difformità rispetto alla descrizione, come lei lascia intendere, ma un guasto verificatosi il giorno prima dell'arrivo (lo sbalzo di tensione ha danneggiato anche un mio condizionatore) e comunque le ho messo a disposizione diversi ventilatori. - La villetta è esposta per l'80% a NORD, ha pareti esterne di 40 cm e tetto in legno coibentato: voler attribuire il caldo sofferto all'abitazione, anziché all'eccezionale ondata di caldo, mi sembra quantomeno azzardato. I am sorry I must disagree with your review which I find ungenerous and inappropriate. - Parking on the road was just your choice, previous guests succeded in parking their TWO vehicles in the private parking. - Airco failure was an unforeseen event which took place just the day before your arrival, not a different situation from as described, as you suggest. Anyway you got several fans to cope with the discomfort. - The cottage faces NORTH for 80%, has 40 cm thick walls and a wooden insulated roof. Ascribing suffered warmth to the cottage and not to the unusual heat wave sounds at least specious.
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5

Sehr gute Unterkunft

  • 5 of 5

Sehr gute Unterkunft, sehr liebe Vermieter, alles sauber und Ordentlich .

Wenn man eine Frage hat, wird sie sofort beantwortet. Ruhig gelegen und gut zu erreichen.

Nachteil: viele frei laufende Hunde die viel bellen!!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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4

Our stay in Augusta, january 2017

  • 4 of 5

We had a pleasant stay here. The property is good quality and much spacier than expected, with quite a large and nice garden with - even in winter - some ripe fruits like oranges and mandarins. The house is in a very quiet neighbourhood, but on the downside, you have to drive a few kilometers or more to find good opportunities for walking or jogging. On the other hand, Augusta is quite a good location for exploring Eastern Sicily as a whole, and the old town of Augusta has more to offer than meets the eye at first sight. Further, parts of the equipment of the house (e.g. the shower) could be better, but all our questions and requests were always met in a timely manner by our hosts Eugenio and Johanna. All in all the price-performance ratio is more than good, and we would certainly consider coming back!

Regards

Wilfried & Philip Simons, Holland

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice review, and very happy that you consider of coming back. Be sure you will find a new shower cabin! Best regards and "tot volgende keer".
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5

Sehr schöne geräumige Ferienwohnung mit Garten und sehr netten Vermietern

  • 5 of 5

Schöne landestypische Ferienwohnung mit viel Platz und romatischen Garten.

Guter Ausgangspunkt für alles im Osten und Süd-Osten der Insel.

Die Vermieter wohnen nebenan, sind sehr nett und hilfsbereit.

Beste Empfehlung !!!!

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Vielen Danke fur ihren beurteilung. Wir hoffen ihnem wieder zu zehen. Vreundliche grussen.
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5

nous avons aprécié ce sejour a augusta et l'acceuil des propriétaires location conforme a l'anonce

  • 5 of 5

tout très propre bien équipé calme bien situé pour visiter confortable très agréable avec sa terrasse.

je recommande vivement et y reviendrait volontiers.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci pour votre appreciation et on vous attend volentiers.
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Catania
Nearest Barpub
25 Kilometres
Bar Daniel
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Catania
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Augusta
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
Catania-Siracusa
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Archi Vuoti
Nearest Ski
80 Kilometres
Etna
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Faro Sant'Elena
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Augusta Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
LAST SECOND
Aug 27 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$347
 
 
PERIOD B
Sep 10 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$441
$1,499
 
 
PERIOD C
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
$335
$1,147
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$265
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Winter stay central heating will be charged on site

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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