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Self catering rental holiday home Pizzo Calabria Italy

Apartment in Calabria, Italy

Property Details of Calabria Apartment

- Between the sea & mountains- 5 minutes from beach - Large pool - 12m x 18m - All rooms air-conditioned - Secure car parking within the small gated complex - Explore the area & its hilltop villages &"old world" charm- this is the "Real Italy" - Rich heritage from Calabria's Greek and Roman occupants - Central region has National Parks with valleys, lakes & hills Situated in Calabria between the sea and the mountains our vacation rental apartment is in a new, modern, gated complex with a large residents pool and is only a 3 minute walk to the beach. It is 4 km from the historical town of Pizzo and beautiful Tropea is just 30 minutes to the south. Whether you seek a peaceful relaxing holiday or want to be within easy reach of activities and sightseeing-this is the place! Enjoy days by the pool or on the stunning sandy beach or explore the Calibrian countryside with its villages with their"old world" charm Fully air-conditioned with own balcony and garden - ideal for breakfasts in the sun.There is also a large swimming pool in landscaped communal gardens. It has everything you need for your perfect holiday. The vacation apartment can comfortably sleep 6 people with its 2 bedrooms and large sofa bed and 2 bathrooms.- It's perfect for children. A 5 minute walk takes you to the beach where you can relax or stroll along the long wide beach. If its history and culture that interests you the area has a rich heritage of artistic and architectural remains from Calabria's Greek and Roman occupants, with further relics from Byzantium, Renaissance and Baroque periods to explore. A drive inland will bring you to one of the many hilltop towns and villages such as Gerace with its 500 year old cathedral, or Stilo with its famous Basilica. The central region has the conservation areas of the Silo and Aspromonte National Parks with their valleys, lakes and hills offering outdoor pursuits such as hiking, water-rafting, and pony trekking. .  Set against a spectacular backdrop of mountains and traditional villages, our vacation rental apartment, as your base, offers more than your average family beach holiday! Check out : www.calabria-vacation-rental.com

Local Area Details

Calabria is natural unspoilt relatively undiscovered by tourists our west coast home is well situated to explore both coast inland. Close to the historic towns of Pizzo further on Tropea both with great sea views, festivals & food

A brief outline of things to see do in this interesting diverse region- Links included for indepth information on what's on offer Starting locally....

Enjoy our apartment with its own private garden and the grounds within the gated complex have a swim or relaxby the pool or in the landscaped gardens An easy 300m walk to the beach where you can enjoy swimming walking etc. A beach bar and restaurant are open in the high season

Nearby Pizzo Town is 4km to the south. Between sea mountains its one of Calabria's priettiest towns. Full of alleyways - turn a corner & in front of you is an amazing sea view!

The Castello Murat also known as Castello Aragoneseis set in the clifftop at one end of La Piazza della Repubblica. This where Joachim Murat Ex King of Naples, brother-in-law of Napoleon, was imprisoned & executed in 1815.

Pizzo's 8km long coastline comprises large white sandy beaches small picturesque bays. Built into a grotto on the beach is the famous Chiesa di Piedigrotta church.

Events not to be missed - In April Pizzo celebrates the L'Affrunatain the P.della Republica. In October there is the Murat Festival.

Down the coast to the south is Tropea with it's magnificent churches atmospheric alleyways gorgeous sea views coastline & beaches. People come from all over the world to glimpse the houses built into the sheer cliffside.

Further south still an hours drive from Pizzo is Reggio di Calabria who's museum houses the famous Riace Bronzes. Sicily is only a short ferry trip from here.

Drive inland from Pizzo to Serra San Bruno to see its wonderful Cathusian monastery, walk in the forest then return via SS110 road heading south towards Stilo- this is one of Calabria's most spectacular drives through fields of fragrant wild flowers pine forests.

Visit old villages perched on hillsides in the mountainous interior as well as the Sila Apromonte National Parks - beautiful especially in Spring & Autumn.

Boat trips to the Aeolian Islands are worthwhile especially the evening cruise to Stromboli.

Whether you seek a peaceful relaxing holiday or want to be within easy reach of activities sightseeing this is the place. Enjoy days by the pool, on the stunning sandy beach or explore the countryside with its villages with their "old world" charm
Calabria's festivals are religious or gastronomic. Given the influences of the Ancient Greeks, Romans, Normans, Byzantine, French, Spanish the events are colourful & dramatic. The gastronomic festivals are based on the successful harvesting of crops so are seasonal. The food is fresh, at its best, wholesome

A number of bars restaurants are within easy walking distance the nearest is Marinella Hotel 300m.

Pizzo is famous for ice cream "Tartufo" why not wind down at the end of the day at award winning child friendly Gelateria Enricos Parlour Bar 250m away.

Check out www.calabria-vacation-rental.com

Self catering rental holiday home Pizzo Calabria Italy Property Information

Location:Calabria, Italy
This Property Sleeps:6
Minimum Price Per Week:€350
Maximum Price Per Week:€675
Nearest Airport:Lamezia Terme (SUF), Italy25 minutes from the airport (airport code SUF)

Property Features

  • Has a Pool
  • Close to a beach
  • Children are allowed

Accommodation and Facilities Summary

Theme Quiet yet close to local activity
Accommodation Changeover Day Sat, Size: Compact, Accommodation Type: Self Catering
Suitability Non Smoking Only, Wheelchair accessible, Children Welcome, Family Oriented, No Pets
Outside Outside Shower, Outside Tap, Garden, Shared Swimming Pool, Terrace, Balcony, Parking, Patio
Location Distance to Airport 20-50km, Distance to local restaraunts 500m, Distance to convenience store 2km, Distance to beach 500m, By the sea
Local Area The local town is Lively but not wild, Distance to Local Town Centre 4km, Restaurants, Quiet Bars and Pubs
Local Activities Water Sports, Diving, Walking, Swimming, Sailing
Living Room Fold Out Beds Sleeping 2, Sofas 1, Seating for 6 People
Laundry Ironing Board, Iron, Towels Provided, Linen Provided, Washing Machine Provided
Kitchen Toaster, Separate dining area, Fridge, Freezer, Oven, Hob, Washing Machine, Microwave
Entertainment DVD Player, TV
Dining Dining room, Seating for 6 People, Dining room table
Heat/Cooling Aircon throughout
Bedroom Pull-out Beds 1, Singles 1, Doubles 1
Bathroom Bidets, Shower Rooms 1, Toilets 2, Bathrooms 2

Contact Information for Self catering rental holiday home Pizzo Calabria Italy

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Apartment in Calabria, Italy