Take a break at Villa Carta in the municipality of Cinisi and enjoy wonderful views of the coastline from Punta Raisis promontory in the Gulf of Castellammare, a most scenic area indeed.
You will find some shops and restaurants approx. 1 km from here with the nearest beach being approx. 3 km away. It is close to Palermo airport, approx 5 km in fact, so shortly after you land, you can be in your own private villa paradise taking a dip in the pool to start your wonderful holiday in Sicily! It is around 30 km to the city of Palermo as Palermo airport is not located in the city.
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Those with an eye for quality and good taste will appreciate that Villa Carta is built out of many traditional building materials from the area. There are many details in stone, terracotta and wood combining to create a soulful effect. Furnishings are exquisite and elegant, and the garden has a nice lawn with many Mediterranean plants and a swimming pool with a terrace.
You should be aware of the proximity to Palermo Airport. It rarely causes noise nuisance, but the villa's doors and windows are soundproofed anyway as a precaution.
5 bedroom villa - sleeps 10:
- The villa is on two floors and is surrounded by large verandas in wood and stone. There is an entrance in to the large and well-furnished living room, which is divided into several areas with sofas and armchairs, where you will also find a stone fireplace located under the stairs that lead up to the floor above. From the living room you have access to the dining room and a corridor from which there is access to the kitchen which is decorated with characteristic Sicilian details. There are two bedrooms with double beds. Next to the kitchen is a laundry room and a staircase leading down into the cellar, where the owners have their wines for guests to purchase. In the two bedrooms located on the ground floor, we can add that one is very spacious and has views of the garden and a private wardrobe and a bathroom with a toilet and shower, the other is equally spacious and well-appointed, but has no private bathroom. However, on the ground floor there is also a nice bathroom with toilet and a bath.
On the first floor we find two living rooms with a sofa bed for two people. On the first floor there is also a double bedroom and two bedrooms with two single beds in each room and a bathroom with toilet and shower. All the rooms on the first floor overlook the garden and the ocean on the horizon.
You can enjoy cooking outdoors in the aforementioned beautiful garden as there is also an outdoor kitchen with a barbeque and a wood-fired oven. There is a dining table and bench built in brick near the grill where you can sit outside and dine.
The villa is equipped with air conditioning in all the rooms and has radiators to heat the place in the winter so this house is comfortable all year round. There is also a washing machine and a dishwasher and a TV. There is a gardener and a handyman who come to maintain the garden and to deal with any repairs. If you wanted, a chef could be booked to come to the house to cook for your group, by prior arrangement and of course for a fee), and also a maid can be booked for cleaning services.