Recommended for uninhabited Sicily lovers, away from the noisy hiking trails
The cheapest fish on the island
The warmest sea in the off-season (located at latitude of Tunisia)
Apartment “Rosella” is a part of a private house, typical of the south of Sicily. Located near the center of Portopalo; neighbors only from the sides. Renovated in 2011. 100 meteres to the sea , 200 meteres to a sandy beach (Scalo mandrie). In the adjoining street there is always a mass of free parking space (free and safe).
The entrance from the main street (via Nunzio Costa), an area of 60 mq, 3 bedrooms (open space – typical for the buildings of this part of Sicily), 5-6 beds. The apartment consists of a ground floor with a living room-kitchen, a bedroom with a large bed, a bathroom with a shower and bidet, and a mansard floor with 2 bedrooms (one with 2 separate beds (can be combined), the second with a semi-double sofa bed).
Super-economical option for unpretentious travelers (everything necessary for living is here).
The apartment is a part of the multi-property “The House in the South of Sicily”
Portopalo di Capo Passero is a unique town located in the very south of Sicily, in the province of Syracuse, washed by two seas: the Mediterranean and the Ionian. The fishing village is still fishing, there is a good infrastructure with shops and bus service Interbus connecting the town with airport of Catania, cities of sicilian baroque, Syracuse and so on. Recommended for connoisseurs of traditional Sicily and the clean sea.
Airport Catania Fontanarossa – 110 km (1.5 hours by car, 2 hrs- by direct bus).
Interbus bus stop: 200 m (address of the stop: Via G. Garrano, 62)
Nearest supermarket: 100 m.
Sandy beach with a lido: 200 m (Scalo mandrie, opposite the island of Capo Passero)
Shopping / Restaurants – 50-300 m.
Tafuri castle, tonnara – 500-700 m.
Isola delle Correnti (“Isle of Currents” – a beach at the intersection of 2 seas, the southernmost point of Sicily) – 7 km.
Marzamemi (fishing village, film festival in July) – 7 km.
Vendicari reserve, the main entrance, parking – 20 km.
Syracuse (the Archimedes birthplace) – 60 km
Noto (capital of the Barocco, protected by UNESCO) – 30 km.
Pozzalo port (ferry to Malta) – 30 km.
Cava Grande (a protected area of extraordinary beauty with canyons, lakes, waterfalls) – 40 km.
Modica is 45 km away.
Ragusa is 60 km away.
The volcano Etna (the southern slope), Etnaland water park – 120 km.
Agrigento (Valley of the Temples) – 190 km
Trapani (airport) – 360-400 km.