Character one bedroom apartment in a 18th Century palazzo, superbly located right in the centre of the historical old town of Syracusa (Ortygia), a few steps away from piazza Duomo and Aretusa Fountain.
Inside a beautifully restored palace a panoramic lift takes you to the apartment (on first floor), tastefully furnished apartment, extensively renovated in 2006 using precious local materials (terracotta floor tiles, woodden beams...).
The apartment is composed of a contemporary living and dining area, comfortable bedroom and bathroom with shower. It has modern & very well equipped kitchen with integrated fridge/freezer, electric hob, microwave and all the modern appliances.
It includes satellite TV, wifi connection, air conditioning, radio/CD player, bed linen and towels. Laundry facilities are available in the building.
The apartment has also a balcony where you can have breakfast or relax yourself looking a piece of sea.
This holiday accommodation is an ideal base from wich to explore Syracuse because has everything on its doorstep, restaurants, pizzerias, cafes and shops as well as historic places and there is also a little beach less than 50m away. No car is needed. There is a wonderful fish and vegetable market within walking distance and a little market around the corner, selling daily fresh bread and drinks.
Suitable for couple, small families and business travellers this accommodation offers warm, welcoming and family atmosphere.
Syracuse was awarded from Unesco as World Heritage and it is full of historic sites and interesting areas nearby. It is very centrally located and from Syracuse you can explore the East of Sicily and have daily trips to Taormina (1 hour driving), Catania, Etna Volcano (1 hour driving), Caltagirone, Piazza Armerina (roman villa - awarded from Unesco), Modica (1 hour driving), Ragusa, Noto (20 minutes driving), Scicli, the nature reserves of Pantalica (awarded from Unesco), Vendicari, Cavagrande, etc.