Located in the exotic landscape just outside of the Baroque town of Modica is the lovely 18th Century Villa San Filippo. Imagine a truly noble mansion with beautiful architectural features, mixed with a sense of tranquillity and unspoilt nature.
The property has always been inhabited and exposed to creativity from many noble families over the years. Each room has its own character in terms of decor and design and whilst you wouldn't describe it as luxury as such, it certainly has a noble feel to it.
The villa's grounds contain century old palms and trees, and a lovely swimming pool with an accompanying sun terrace. The pool has a special oblong shape and is worth a dip. Among the trees you will find many beautiful cosy corners with tables and chairs where you can enjoy the good weather and a nice glass of the local wine. Upon prior agreement with Michele, Muni or Anna Maria, one can taste the family cooking and possibly even participate in the actual cooking!
The apartments are all decorated differently. The mood and the tone is informal and relaxed and you should be prepared to encounter lizards and spiders on your doorstep! Even scorpions, but in Italy they are very small and not poisonous!
Apartment Forno is located on the ground floor and consists of a living room with a kitchenette and two beds and a bathroom with toilet and shower. There is a terrace with a parasol and sun loungers.
Gelso apartment located on the ground floor and consists of a living room with a kitchenette, a double bedroom and a bathroom with toilet and shower. In front of the apartment there is a terrace with parasols and sun loungers. The apartment is also equipped with air conditioning and television.
Gelsomino apartment is located on the ground floor and consists of a living room with kitchenette, a double bedroom, a bedroom with two single beds and a bathroom with toilet and shower. Front apartment have a terrace with parasols and sun loungers. There is also air conditioning and a television.
Noce apartment is on two floors. The ground floor has a living room, a kitchen and a bathroom with a toilet and shower. The elevated ground floor contains a double bedroom and a bedroom with two single beds. In the apartment there is a terrace with parasol and sun loungers.
Apartment Le Palme is huge (about 200 m²) and consists of two separate apartments. There is a separate room with a double bed, a kitchenette and toilet and a terrace with outdoor shower. The second part of Le Palme consists of kitchen, living room, dining room, two bedrooms with double beds, two bathrooms with toilet and shower and walk-in wardrobe. In the apartment there is a large terrace and garden.