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Best way for Etna, Catania, Taormina, Syracuse

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,475 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Romantic rooms with breathtaking views of the Riviera of the Cyclops

Pupi Catania Etna B & B - perfect place to discover the eastern Sicily and the Sicilian way of life.

This particular Bed and Breakfast is located in Aci Castello, just 950 meters from the beautiful medieval castle that gives its name to the town, 8 km from the center of Catania (15 minutes by car).

The house enjoys an enviable location right near the city, but far enough to guarantee good country air, magnificent sea views and absolute lack of chaos.

All rooms offer a breathtaking view of the Riviera of the Cyclops, have a private bathroom, flat TV and air conditioning.

Parking is internal and secure.

Ideal base for a traveling holiday in Sicily and to deepen the knowledge of:


• Catania,

• Vulcano Etna,

• Taormina,

• Costa Jonica which runs from Syracuse to Messina

• Ragusa, Modica, Scicli and Noto.

All destinations within an hour's drive without the burden of redoing your luggage.

The owner, the chef Peppe Caudullo, will be happy to give information to discover the real Sicily that shows little to the distracted tourist who, sometimes, can not decipher the "Mediterranean language".

The nearest airport, Catania Fontanarossa, is only 11 km (less than 30 minutes by car).

It is advisable to have your own vehicle even if the public transport links are not very far and there are several electric bike and car rentals available.

More Details

Peppe Caudullo
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english, spanish, italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 26, 2018


Aci Castello Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2475 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flessibile / Check-out: Flessibile
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 18 people
  • 8 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , shower , bidet
    - toilet , shower , bidet
    - toilet , shower
  • The low-cost rooms do not have bidets.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • - 1 double
    - 1 double
    - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
    - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    - 1 double
  • The rooms, furnished with taste and simplicity, respect the standards of three-star hotels.
  • Books
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • churches
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Perfect place as a base for a walking holiday to Sicily or to learn more about the city of Catania. The volcano Etna, Taormina, the Ionian coast from Syracuse to Messina and Ragusa and Modica are beautiful destinations all within an hour's car without the burden to pack your bags. It will be a pleasant experience returning from excursions and dinner at the excellent restaurants of Aci Castello, Aci Trezza or in the characteristic restaurants that cook fresh fish with low-cost prices of Capo Mulini. And 'it recommended to have your own transportation even if the connections with public transport are just and there are several rental of electric bikes and cars. The host, the chef Peppe Caudullo will be glad to give information to discover the real Sicily who shows little distracted at the tourist who, at times, he can not decipher the "Mediterranean language." The nearest airport, Catania Fontanarossa, is located only 11 km (less than 30 minutes by car).


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Nearest Airport
11 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
800 Metres
Bar Sicilia
Nearest Ferry
9 Kilometres
porto di Catania
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Stazione Centrale
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A 18
Nearest Restaurant
850 Metres
Cortile delle fate
Nearest Ski
20 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
950 Metres
Rocce nere sotto il Castello
Car: recommended

For its position, the B & B Pupi Catania Etna offers a breathtaking view of the Riviera of the Cyclops, in which stand out the medieval castle of Aci Castello and the famous "Faraglioni" of Aci Trezza. These are the places where the book by Giovanni Verga "is set Malavoglia" and Luchino Visconti's film "The earth trembles."

Aci Castello is a small fishing village privileged tourist destination.




Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax $1.23 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 1 years.
Tax Rate 10.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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