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Villa Rosa Etna Bed & Breakfast

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Alberto makes this place excellent. Perfect English and willing to help with everything. There is room for parking a small car (you don't want to be driving a large car in Sicily!) and also a public car park 100 metres away. The large house has a beautiful garden and patios. The Blue room is large enough for a family but...

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Wezemaal, Belgium
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Alberto takes care of everything, always willing to help! At any moment of the day. If you need a restaurant : ask Alberto. If you need a doctor : ask Alberto. If you want to visit the Etna : ask alberto. Rooms are very spacious!

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Northamptonshire
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Alberto and his family simply can not give you a bigger Sicilian welcome. Nothing is too much trouble. Everything comes with a smile as warm as the sun. Chatting on the terrace over breakfast was a perfect start to the day. Tapping into Alberto's vast local knowledge is a must. He'll arrange guided trekking on amazing Etna, to wonderful wine...

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Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We booked Villa Rosa at the last minute as we were staying at an apartment near Paloma and I have to say it really lived up to the excellent reviews. Alberto was such a lovely host, helping us sort out a hike up the mountain at very late notice. The room on the top floor was massive and the beds...

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Epsom, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We booked at the last minute through Airbnb as we needed somewhere to stay after climbing Etna that day. We had the room on the top floor with a lovely private terrace. If you crane you neck to see around a tree, you can see Etna. Alberto was very welcoming and helpful. He found us a parking spot in an...

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Bangalore
Reviewed 9 May 2016

A pleasure to stay in a villa where you are welcomed with a warm smile and your needs anticipated. Alberto is a charming host who realised we would need a late lunch as soon as we checked in and guided us to a suitable without much ado!! Villa Rosa has two large apartment suitable for families. One is on the...

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Marion, Indiana
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We stayed 2 nights with 2 other couples in this B&B and had the whole B&B to ourselves. It is a very charming place with clean rooms right in the town center. The host Alberto is an excellent host who provided us with wonderful breakfast each morning and gave us very good information about sightseeing in the area. Overall a...

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Reviewed 5 April 2016

This B&B provides top service and beautiful rooms/suites. We stayed three nights in the Villa Rosa in Zafferana Etnea town, and were warmly welcomed by the host, Alberto, who goes out of his way to provide all you need and is a source of good, practical, on-the-spot information for any questions you may have. The B&B is close to the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Another great stay at Villa Rosa! We have been coming to Villa Rosa for years. We love the area and the people and either stay in the town house or the vineyard house. Both locations are great! The rooms are comfortable and clean. Villa Rosa is a great place to be based in Sicily and take day trips or excursions...

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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 1 April 2016

We stayed two nights in this house, we had an absolutely fantastic breakfast, the room was spacious and had a terras with view on etna. The host was extremely friendly, he gave us useful travel information . We can only recommend this place.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
VILLA ROSA is located in the historical centre of the village of Zafferana Etnea (Sicily). This quiet, picturesque village set on the slopes of Mt.Etna overlooks the Ionian coast offering a beautiful panorama from the famous resort of Taormina all the way down to the Calabrian coast.Enjoy one of the most stunning areas of Sicily in a comfortable, authentic Sicilian dwelling built in the early 1920s. Excellent advice and guidance on the attractions of this unique area and its particular traditions are available from the proprietor of Villa Rosa who speaks English due to his previous professional career in London. Expect a comfortable bed and a freshly prepared Sicilian breakfast. Female members of this Sicilian family are also willing to provide recipes and instruction for the preparation of traditional dishes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Rosa Etna Bed & Breakfast

Address: Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 357, 95019 Zafferana Etnea, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Zafferana Etnea
Price Range: $103 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Upstairs room has a low ceiling bathroom. So tall people, watch out. But it comes with a beautiful sunny terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles Gogsblore, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“We liked staying in the B&B - but they also have a villa in a vineyard that might be nice too as it has view of Etna.”
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 of 5 bubbles davidhP8634PE, 7 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The top floor room with its own terrace is huge, quiet and private. The bathroom is in the eaves though so perhaps not good if you are very tall.”
 of 5 bubbles 315kareng, 8 Nov 2014 | Read review
“the green room is very silent, the others rooms i don't know”
 of 5 bubbles Hans-Joergsa, 11 Oct 2014 | Read review
“We liked the vineyard and had the downstairs room with private terrace and access to swimming pool. Very convenient for families as there is an upstairs room (that shares the same bathroom)”
 of 5 bubbles AILSAL_13, 10 Jun 2014 | Read review
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