5 Bedrooms Villa with playground in a peaceful country setting but close to the town of Modica.
We offer the best family holiday villa in Sicily,here are the reasons why:
Large well equipped Villa.
Private solar heated 6x12 meters salt water pool.
Lovely landscaped garden with pagoda and picnic area.
Well equipped playground for children.
A tree house with a balcony for children 3.50x 2 meters size.
A sand pit for kids .
A zip-line to glide from tree to tree.
A 5x5 meters fish pond with Egyptian papyrus.
A picnic area with a charcoal BBQ
Tree swings for kids and toddlers.
2 Hammocks to relax in under the trees.
Ping Pong table.
At the far corner of the property a petting zoo of domestic animals,chickens,ducks,geese,rabbits,tibetan goats, and much more ..kids and adults can interact with if they like.
English speaking as a first language .
Welcome to our corner of Paradise..This fine villa is set in the warm and timeless landscape of south eastern Sicily, one of the beautiful and suggestive part of the region,on the foot-hills of the enchanting town of Modica. From the Villa's private swimming pool, views extend over hills and valleys capped by the steeples of Baroque Modica is only a scant mile away. The garden, with its succulent fruit trees and the scent of jasmine, is a peaceful and picturesque setting for guests to enjoy the Sicilians way of life. Dining by the pool, where there is a barbeque (Gas & Charcoal) and furnished Gazebo, makes the perfect setting to enjoy the 'alfresco experience'. The villa's location offers total privacy to enjoy a relaxing holiday ideal for working on a total tan; and leave feeling relaxed, rested and looking forward to your next stay in Sicily. The Pool is salt water, no more smell of chlorine, red eyes or dry skin. A pleasure to swim in, an acre of mature olive and carob trees, a tree house for kids,an outdoors picnic and BBQ area with tables and a breathtaking view located under a secular carob tree, a kids zip line to slide from tree to tree, and in the far corner a Happy Farm made of domestic animals, the kids and adults alike can interact with the animals.
Villa Modica is five minutes by car from the centre of Modica. In March 2003 UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization)has acknowledged that the city of Modica and its surrounding areas to be added to the world heritage list for the baroque treasures it holds in its historic buildings and architectural design unique only to this part of Sicily, in Modica was filmed the renowned Italian TV series 'Inspector Montalbano' that's been showing on BBC3, the town built between two valleys and hills is known for its Baroque architecture, has restaurants, cafés, supermarkets and shops. Modica is also called the Positano of Sicily the town of Modica was so particular until the middle of the last century that it was called the second Venice of Italy: it is situated on the valley where two torrents merge into each other and there were a lot of large and small bridges to connect the zones of the lower area.
At the villa we have a secure full size play ground of 140 sq meters for the children to enjoy with lots of toys, plus Netflix for movies and children entertainment ..On January 2012 BBC 2 broadcast a TV series Sicily Unpacked,Episode 2 was filmed right here in Modica,Andrew Graham-Dixon and Giorgio Locatelli took part of this fascinating journey through Sicily, Andrew and Giorgio explored the legacy of Spain's 500-year occupation of the island and the influence this has had on art and culture. And it's not only art that is experiencing a resurrection on the island but agriculture too: the wine, that only 20 years ago was considered only good enough for blending vats on the continent, is now one of the most fashionable in Europe and is being exported all over the world. The Villa is located on a strategic point: this part of Sicily has an abundance of art, archaeology, history, breathtaking scenery and of course wonderful food to offer.
http://www.ryanair.com has direct flights from Stansted airport to Comiso airport only 40 Km distance from the villa at very cheap rates.
Now you if long to explore the real Sicily , then Villa Modica is the right place to start. Because we’re picky about what we offer, we personally take care of every detail to make your holiday special, we offer private tours to an organic ricotta farm or to our local winery to taste wines with no sulfates,have a private chef to prepare a delicious candle light dinner at the villa, we are sure to leave you wanting to return again and again, the way many of our guests have done!
The Villa's location offers total privacy to enjoy a relaxing holiday. So, if you are looking for a quiet getaway, this is the perfect choice. But, at the same time, the Villa is a strategic point: this part of Sicily has an abundance of art, archaeology, history, breathtaking scenery and of course wonderful food to offer. You will certainly be inspired by the brilliance and beauty of the town, by the stunning, secluded beaches, tranquil vineyards, ancient olive groves. And you can also explore Mount Etna, the greatest vulcano of Europe, Catania, a splendid city lying between Etna and the Ionian Sea, Syracuse, with its temples, its Greek Theatre and Roman Amphitheatre, and its Ear of Dionysius, Ragusa, with its traces of human settlements dating from as early as the 3rd millenium BC.
Or, if you prefer something really breathtaking, why not go to Agrigento and see the Valley of the Temples?
Anyway, the list of wonders that are waiting for you is too long to be written here.
Secure parking is available for up to 6 cars. At Villa Modica we try hard to give you the best villa rental experience possible.After all, your vacation is extremely important - to both of us. The pool has access from three points in the garden. All access points have gates to keep young children outside of the pool area. Pool season starts April 1st till October 31st, from November 1st to March 31st the pool will be open on request with an extra charge of 250 Euros....
For great car rental rates anywhere in Sicily we highly recommend http://www.rhinocarhire.com , they have good rates on car hire from any airport, client discount also available – details on booking voucher.
"To have seen Italy without seeing Sicily is not having seen Italy at all - for Sicily is the key to everything." - Goethe
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