Casa Venere is an elegantly furnished apartment located on a 10 acres lemon orchard bordering the sea. Together with Casa Venere there are other 6 apartments all with a private terraces and surrounded by an exceptionally soft lawn and scented mediterranean plants. Casa Venere is the most centrally located apartment and from its terrace you enjoy a beautiful view of the lemon orchard and the sea.
The house consists of a bright living room with sofa bed and kitchen, a bathroom with whirlpool shower, and a spacious bedroom with a comfortable double bed. From the living room and the bedroom you can access the terrace with an umbrella for the shade and lounge chairs.
Casa Venere is ideal for a couple or a small family looking for a relaxing break to recharge their battery. There is also a playground for children. You can safely park your car within the property and rent bicycles to reach the coast, biking on scenery paths. One restaurant is within walking distance.
Wireless internet is available and the air-conditioning is in every room.
During your stay the residence manager will offer you a welcome package for preparing a good breakfast.
Bicycle path Torre Archirafi-Alcantara: The cycle path Torre Archirafi - Alcantara develops for a distance of approximately 12.700 km, mostly flat course and sometimes with a minimum slope, close to 0. The route crosses the territories of Riposto, Mascali, Fiumefreddo and Calatabiano but involves the whole area of the Etna base. The cyclists will travel along a favoured route, with functional and convenient relax areas, a safe path, signed with information panels and tourist signs.
Mount Etna - skiing on a volcano: Torre Archirafi is also an excellent base from which to explore Mount Etna and its surroundings. The villages of Etna, such as Trecastagni, Zafferana Etnea e Randazzo, are famous for their ancient lava flows, the architecture of their seventeenth century churches, their delicious local produce and the hospitality of the villagers. Situated 700 m above sea level, they are a favourite retreat of the city dwellers who, in summer are in search of cool, fresh air, while in winter are in search of snow for skiing. Few people are aware that Etna is a popular location for skiers in winter. On some glorious days in winter, it’s even possible to ski the frozen slopes in the morning enjoying a wonderful panoramic view of the Mediterranean, and then, the same afternoon, go and sunbathe on the beaches below!