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Center of Taormina: 2 bed rooms, full otional, big terrace & seascape in a very quiete area

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Space 914 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

Hill zone very panoramic (seascape) an quiete. 2 bedrom, clima, wifi, big balcon

On the top of the beautiful hill of the ancient convent of “Cappuccini”, just about 250 m. far from the main street of Taormina “Corso Umberto”, the apartment “Miramare”, like its name suggests, gives its guests a wonderful view of our sea : the bay of Taormina and the Calabria in front of you.

Inside the apartment the furniture is a refined mix of Sicilian and modern style.In the entrance there is a large living room with typical mosaic flooring, it is separated from the kitchen by a brickworked arch . The kitchen is made up of natural material like granite and little lavic stone tiles on the walls.

The two bedrooms are beautiful and because of their different colours, we can call them: “Sea” and “Etna”.

In the bedroom “Etna” there are colours that vary from the red to the orange and yellow; it has a glass- door that looks into the balcony and on the garden below. The bedroom “Sea” is larger, its colours are blue, light blue and light yellow. It has a larger glass door – window that makes the room very well-lighted and looks on the town on one side and on the bay of Taormina on your left- side. The two bedrooms open on three large balconies typically decorated with Sicilian jars and wrought iron lamps and flower pots. There are also wicker chairs and sofa for your breakfast outside.

Sitting here , a wonderful view will size your eyes: the smell of the jasmine, typical Mediterranean plant, the colours of the sea and of the garden below with its lemon and orange trees and the palm tree; in the warm Spring or Summer evenings you will enjoy a glass of good Si

More Details

Owner
Sacha
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, spanish, italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 12, 2017

About Sacha

Hello, my name is Sacha i'm from Taormina.I'm friendly and educated person and I would love to find guests who love Taormina and Sicily in general.

They are available to ospitio for qualsisi information is on the city of Taormina that on routes close to Taormina as Etna, the Alcantara River, and other beautiful places of Eastern Sicily.

What makes this apartment unique

NEAR house you will find the following places than those of a city like Taormina:

150 mt Bus stop to the beach

250 mt Corso Umberto

300 m cable car

500 mt Bus stop to and from Catania airport (Terminal bus)

150 mt bus stop for parking

THE car: it is advisable to stop at LUMBI parking in order to avoid fines. The car park has free shuttles that will take you in a few minutes at 150 meters (REAL) from home.

Amenities

Taormina Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 914 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16.00 / Check-out: 10.00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Rooms are indipendent, with clima air hot/cold, and you have access directly to panoramic balcony (seascape) very big. Blu room is for double/triple accomodation Red room have double bed (do not divisible). Living room very light with a new bed sofà for 1/2 person
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • disco club
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Extremely quiet and breezy in summer. It offers an unbeatable tranquility. The Corso Umberto is very close as well as the bus stop sea and the cable car. The distance REAL are: 250 mt Corso Umberto; 150 mt Bus sea or parking; 300 mt Cable Car Mazzarrò beautiful island; 500 mt bus terminal of Taormina. At 80 meters one of the best pizzerias and restaurants of Taormina, 100 Meters municipal market with various products. All our photos are 100% real. possibility to organize excursions and great recommendations for places and the city, along with maps, and more, are offered to all. IMPORTANT:The house is not suitable for old people or people with reduced mobility you will finde for arrive a climb of 50mt and a little steps!

Reviews

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Center of Taormina: 2 bed rooms, full otional, big terrace & seascape in a very quiete area
average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews
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Great! - We're coming back!

  • 5 of 5

Sacha’s apartment was perfect for us, a family of four, for 2 wonderful weeks. Good air com and very clean with spectacular (and I mean spectacular!) views across the rooftops and blue med across the straights of Messina to the Italian mainland. 200m short walk to the local food market and nearest Alimentari. Very close to the hustle and bustle of the Corso Umberto and Taormina centre, but the apartment is a quiet retreat. Sacha was very friendly, accommodating and non-intrusive. Taormina is a great location – the cable car to Isola Bella beach, days trips to Mount Etna (Etna People were great) and the Aolian Islands. We will DEFINITELY be returning!!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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La Calabre à portée de vue depuis le balcon

  • 4 of 5

La réservation avec Sacha s"est bien déroulée. L'appartement est spacieux. La vue depuis le grand balcon est fantastique.C'était notre lieu de vie principal. Le centre de Taormina est à 5 mn à pied. Seules la salle de bain (baignoire sabot d'un autre temps dont l'utilisation n'est pas des plus simple) et la cuisine sont à revoir. La description de l'appartement est conforme à ce qui est décrit sur le site.

Cependant, il aurait été judicieux d'indiquer que de part sa situation, son accès peut s'avérer très délicat pour certaines personnes.

Pas de possibilité d'accès en voiture, la route étroite en forte pente et un escalier en final. Pour se garer, il faut aller au parking Lumbi à 2 km en contrebas (13€ pour la nuit). L'accès au village depuis le parking se fait par une navette gratuite ou par un escalier depuis le dernier étage du parking? Attention aux horaires de fonctionnement des navettes su vous devez partir tôt.

Le village en lui-même est très sympa et animé. Quelques bons restaurants et gelaterias. Des belles plages accessibles en 5 mn en voiture.

A recommander pour les personnes qui n'ont pas de problèmes de mobilité.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

Taormina, een bezoek waard

  • 5 of 5

Ligging van het appartement was gunstig voor bezoek aan Taormina. Het appartement was ook schoon, ruim en een groot balkon met uitzicht op zee. Voor oudere gasten was de douche niet zo praktisch. De eigenaar was erg behulpzaam en gaf ook goede tips voor bezienswaardigheden en voor goede restaurantjes.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

We were absolutely delighted with our apartment, so clean and well equiped with everything you could possibly need. Sacha was very helpful and spent time with us explaining all aspects of the apartment and supplied us with a map of the surrounding area. The location is quiet and perfect, just a quick walk to Corso Umberto (the main street in Taormina) and the access to the funicular railway that arrives to the beach was very easy. The apartment has a great terrace with a stunning sea landscape view. Excellent and very comfortable.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Troppo bello

  • 5 of 5

Volete Taormina, allora dovete alloggiare in questo appartamento!!! L'appartamento offre grande confort con stanze ampie, ma soprattutto una fantastica terrazza che fa dimenticare le giornate pesanti di lavoro. La mattina riserva una fantastica alba dietro le montagne della Calabria, mentre al tramonto si riesce a fare rilassanti cenette nel tavolo della terrazza, in estrema tranquillità. Poi ricordo la camera Etna con piacere per comodità e fantasia, anche se entrambe sono ampissime. Come servizi, il mercato di Taormina è molto vicino quindi Pesce e verdura fresca di zona si riesce facilmente a portarle a casa e cucinare nella zona cottura, completo di stoviglie e piatti per tutti. Il centro città si raggiunge in un attimo, come la funivia per raggiungere le famose spiagge. Non può mancare un bagno ad Isola Bella, oasi naturale e obbligatorio portarsi maschera e boccaglio per uno snorkering insieme a molti pesci. Però siccome è molto affollata ho preferito prendere la macchina, sempre parcheggiata al parcheggio 40 euro a sett. (raggiungibile con 250 scalini oppure navetta fino alle 1:00 di notte) per andare a quelle di Forza D'Agrò. Le spiagge a parte quella di Isola Bella (ombrellone onesto a 7 euro pers.) sono molto libere per piazzare il tuo ombrellone. Tornando al centro si arriva in un attimo (tutta discesa) alla via principale che è piena di stranieri e locali per acquisti oppure per mangiare le granite siciliane fantastiche. Il centro offre molto per una famiglia in ferie, però arrivati alla terrazza è impossibile non stare affacciati per mirare le barche di 30 e più metri in rada, luminose nella notte. Sempre nella terrazza i diversi gruppi musicali nel locale 5 ARCHI fanno trascorrere la serata in allegria. I costi dei locali notturni e ristoranti sono abbastanza alti per la Sicilia, ma essendo abituato al centro di Firenze, non ho trovato tanta differenza! Gite ed escursioni sono possibili in molti posti perché Taormina è raggiunta da un autostrada e dall'appartamento facilmente si scende al parcheggio e si parte per l'Etna, per Giardini Naxos, per Aci-Castello, aci-reale, per Catania, per l'entroterra. INSOMMA se interessa Taormina, questo appartamento è indispensabile prenderlo in affitto, perché aumenta e valorizza le giornate trascorse in ferie nel posto più bello della Sicilia. Vuoi una vacanza indimenticabile??? allora FISSA, garantisce uno che guarda ancora le foto a mesi di distanza!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
catania 'v bellini'
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Taormina Giardini
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
Taormina
Nearest Beach
800 Metres
isola bella
Car: not necessary

(Text automatically translated) We will be happy to advise you on the spot any activity of interest to you, from restaurants to activities related to the sea, to the addresses of useful car rentals and excursions.

Home is an hill area so it's not raccomandated to person that have difficoults to walk

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Rates & Availability

Taormina Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Agosto2
Aug 12 2017 - Aug 20 2017
6 night minimum stay
$123
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $23 per night, per additional guest
 
Agosto3
Aug 21 2017 - Sep 2 2017
5 night minimum stay
$88
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $18 per night, per additional guest
 
settembre
Sep 3 2017 - Sep 16 2017
4 night minimum stay
$65
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
 
sett2
Sep 17 2017 - Sep 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$65
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
 
ottobre
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$65
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$56
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $41.05
Additional Guest Fee $11.73 per person per night
Damage Deposit $117.27

La casa si trova in zona collinare per cui per raggiungerla dal centro bisogna fare una salita, non è adatta ad anziani o persone a ridotta .
The apartment is in a Hill area with climb, so is not good for person with problem to walk!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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