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URG | HDIT Exclusive penthouse overlooking the medieval castle

Bedrooms 3
Space 3,229 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

Exclusive penthouse in the heart of the city with views of Mount Etna and castle

The house is located in the city center and in front of the Castello Ursino, built by Frederick II of Swabia and dating back to the XIII. The privileged position within the tourist route from Catania and its night life make it unique and very convenient to stay in the city. From here, with brief walks, you can visit almost all the main tourist points of the city and in the evening you find yourself in the middle of the night life (restaurants, pubs and discos). Among the points of interest immediately neighbors: the Duomo, the greek amphitheater and the odeon, the Benedictine monastery, the Roman amphitheater, baths yarrow, the baths of the rotunda, the well of Gammazita, the river Amenano, Palazzo Biscari , Via Etnea, Teatro Bellini maximum.

With the help of public transport in 10 minutes you get to the area of ​​sandy beaches and volcanic rock, and you can reach Etna with about 40 minutes by car.

They can be made available to the bikes to get around the old town.

The house, restored by the architect owner has a contemporary style while maintaining detail and materials in the historical tradition of the place and the building. It is on the second floor of a historic building and is on two levels: the first level living area with um large lounge and dining area with a reading corner and a home theater with projector and surround sound system, a modern kitchen very comfortable (with barbecue external), a common bathroom with majolica of the century XX. The whole plan is built around a terrace garden and tastefully decorated with wonderful views of the Castello Ursino.

At the top level there are two large bedrooms with a total of 4 beds and a sofa bed. The two rooms have their own bathroom and one of the two bedrooms has an exclusive access to the terrace level with private sundeck with outdoor shower and wonderful views of Mount Etna. At the same level is also the laundry area. the house is equipped with everything, including WIFI and PC.

All the furniture is of a refined design and some pieces were made on an exclusive design of the owner.

The house is 10 minutes from the airport, 10 minutes from the train station and 5 min (walking) from the main shopping street of the city. A 5 min taxi is the bus terminal to Taormina (40 min), Siracusa and Ortigia (30 min) and other picturesque locations of the island.

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Property Manager
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese, italian
Calendar last updated:
May 29, 2017



Catania Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3229 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16.00 / Check-out: 10.00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    - toilet , shower , bidet
    - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 1 queen
    - 1 queen , 2 sleep sofa /futon
    - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible


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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $353.48
final cleaning $58.91

Parcheggio gratuito in strada.
La locazione è fornita senza servizi centralizzati ai sensi della L. 431/98 senza fornitura di servizi alla persona.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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