(Description of the locality)
TAORMINA is a 10.000 inhabitants small town, placed on the eastern coast of Sicily, 40 km away from Messina. The most famous tourist resort of Sicily is situated 200 metres on the sea level, high on the top of a hill and overlooks one the most beautiful landscapes all over the world. The majestic Aetna, the wonderful bay of Isola Bella and the strands of Mazzarò and Giardini Naxos form an enchanting background to the ancient Greek Theatre. Along the streets of the downtown with its characteristic panoramic terraces, its flight of steps and ancient narrow roads full of elegant boutiques, anyone can breath a surreal atmosphere and admire several monuments of different ages.
Interesting trips to : Giardini - Naxos is 5 km away, the Aetna is 30 km away, le Gole del fiume Alcantara (the Gorges of river Alcantara) are 20 km away, Catania is 50 km away, Messina is 40 km away, Siracusa is 100 km away, Agrigento is 170 km away.
“Casa del Sole” is placed in a peculiar alley right in the centre of Taormina, a few steps away from the main and elegant boulevard ”corso Umberto”, the Duomo and from the Teatro Greco (Greek Theatre) suggestive stage for shows and events often starring world wide known artists…and all around it is a blooming of monuments, alleys, flowered courtyards, cafés, restaurants, boutiques and tourists…coming from the whole world. The house is the result of the restoration of an ancient shop and distinguishes itself for the linearity of its structure. The lodging is comfortable and outstands owing to the peculiarity of the materials - revetments coming from the local handicraft, Sicilian terracotta in the pavements, lava stone in the stairs - and to the ancient and modern style furnishings chosen with particular care by the owner. At the ground floor there is the daylight zone including a well-equipped cooking corner in brickwork while at the upper floor there is the sober bedroom looking onto Taormina’s life through a cute tiny balcony. A stereophonic, piped in music, system permits to enjoy music in all the rooms. Public parking in the vicinity (nearly 400 metres away). The town-centre of Taormina (groceries, shops, bars, restaurants, banks) is just 100 metres away. Railway station is 5 km away. Sea with sandy beach is 4 km away.
Ground Floor: Living room with connected kitchen and single bed couch, 1 bathroom with shower. 1st Floor: 1 double room, 1 bathroom with tub, balcony. Washing machine, dish-washer, electric oven, fridge with freezer, percolator, TV, DVD and CD player.
- Surface 45 m²
- Heating Central
- View Sea