Cottage Petra delle Madonie
Petra delle Madonie is a characteristic natural stone cottage located in the Madonie Park near Sicily’s west coast’s beautiful beaches.
Set on a panoramic hill with breathtaking views of the surrounding hills and the blue sea with the Aeolian Islands, the property has been recently renovated and transformed into a romantic and welcoming holiday home with a private pool.
The place is ideal for couples and families who want to enjoy the sea, in all its most beautiful shades, away from the chaos and crowded beaches, and discover the surprising natural, historical and artistic beauties of which the island is a real treasure trove.
Tranquillity and relaxation are the keywords that distinguish this most scenic stretch of coast. There are various beaches within 3 km, the closest of which is only 1500 meters away and easily reachable on foot along a comfortable and panoramic path that departs from the nearby village.
The large outdoor areas (1200 M²) that frame this splendid example of rustic architecture features a private pool (size 6×3 mt. x 1.40 mt. depth, under construction and available from May 2021) with sea view terrace, shaded area providing a relaxing outdoor living and comfortable lounge chairs for sunbathing; all adorned with Mediterranean pines, cork oaks and strawberry trees.
Internally, the house has been furnished and decorated with a great love for detail in a typical Sicilian style with works of art and crafts made by local artists and equipped with modern comforts.
The accommodation consists of a living room with kitchenette, two bedrooms, two bathrooms with shower and a large panoramic veranda with kitchen/dining area equipped with barbecue and a mini-bar stocked with Sicilian wines, soft drinks and local organic products.
The nearby fishing village of Sant’Ambrogio (1500 meters) offers essential services such as restaurants and bars, a small supermarket, and a post office, while in Cefalù (6 km) guests can find all kinds of amenities.
Of Greek origin, the small town of Cefalù is included in the club of “the most beautiful villages in Italy” and its splendid cathedral counting in the UNESCO list of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
Some of the must-see places in western Sicily: Cefalù 6 km, Castelbuono 18 km, Gangi 50 km, Palermo 70 km, Monreale 75 km, Agrigento 140 km, Segesta 150 km, Sciacca 175 km, Erice 180 km, Mazara del Vallo 200 km.
Nearest airports: Palermo 60 km, Trapani 175 km, Catania 180 km.
On request, a range of available services such as massages, babysitting and an assistant to cook meals, prepare cocktails, light fires and help you with your every need.