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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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46 reviews
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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel has such a nice view from anywhere, William and Francesco are super attentive, very helpful and offer amazing full. One of the best in Sicilia. Boris, the cook, is the best. The portions are huge, you can share every course. There is a swimming pool and a large green area My only comment is about the toilet and... More 

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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Villa Rica: an amazing place with amazing hosts. We stayed at the appartments on the hill... very nice and very quit! We and the children loved it very much: thank you to Francesco, William en Giuseppe! Beautifull swimmingpool with amazing views! The kitchen was very good with typical food and lovely wines. Even the housewines were very much appreciated! Villa... More 

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

The two brothers who run Villa Rica are the nicest people ever. We explained we needed some vegetables after living off sandwiches for a couple of days - one brother is a vegan and what a meal was rushed up late in the afternoon for us. At supper the restaurant was closed for their night off (an alternative restaurant was... More 

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Thank craibstone
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5 reviews
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Very quaint location with great views albeit a bit hard to find based only on signage. Very hospitable proprietors and excellent food, including fresh fruits from their own orchards. The room and bathroom private bath were quite spacious.

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Israel
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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Villa Rica is located in a beautiful location- In front a scenery view and 15 min away from the beach. William and Francesco are great hosts; Warm, helpful and friendly. Every advice that William gave us was accurate and made our trip very fun . We loved the food (Vegan and vegetarian friendly). The food was fresh from the garden,... More 

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Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

We had booked to stay at Villa Rici for a week in the 3 bedroomed apartment. When we arrived we didn't think we could manage 1 night! The apartment wasn't clean there were cobwebs and in the third bedroom the sofa bed and camp bed smelt damp and the sheets smelt damp. There was no shower just a hand held... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We were just going to use this as a base to discover the Aeolian islands but in the end we stayed longer because it was so idyllic! The landscape and views are stunning and the house itself offers the perfect terrace for meals, reading, relaxing and sunset drinks! William and Francesco are fabulous hosts and make you feel immediately welcome... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 August 2015

We stayed at Villa Rica for 3 nights of our two week honeymoon in Sicily. The house is situated up in the hills approx. 15 minutes from Patti (by car), the perfect place to escape the tourist traps and, a great base to visit the Aeolian Islands from. The views of the surrounding hills, fields and aeolian islands are truly... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for one night in two chambers which were in a separate building close to the main building and swimming pool. Really friendly family runs this place that make you feel completely at home. Nice swimming pool that is rather deep. The agriturismo lies on a mountain with a rather steep arrival. You are surrounded by nature. The... More 

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Kesteren, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 10 May 2015

Villa Rica has a fantastic view. The people running the hotel are so friendly and the food is delicious. I would recommend this hotel to everyone who is looking for friendliness, service, good food in a restfull setting. From here you can visit many places in Sicily. We will definitely be going back. Rob and Elaine from the Netherlands

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Rica is an ideal place to spend a pleasant holiday in Sicily, in contact with nature and away from the city noise. You will find yourself in a peaceful oasis among secular olive, orange and fruit groves, a typical Mediterranean scenario. Seven km ahead of you the sea and the Eolian Island will render magic and unforgettable this corner of Sicily. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Rica

Address: Contrada Mortizzi, 98060, Patti, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Messina > Patti
Price Range: $105 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Rica 5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Rooms in the main house have beautiful views”
 of 5 bubbles danfleisch, 16 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a sea front view!”
 of 5 bubbles Cinzb, 8 Aug 2015 | Read review
“There is no Wifi in the rooms but outside and in the restaurant there is free Wifi”
 of 5 bubbles 905elainev, 10 May 2015 | Read review
“There is a choice of self catering or hotel accommodation - pick whatever suits you.”
 of 5 bubbles andymcrowe, 26 May 2014 | Read review
“The front rooms have amazing views”
 of 5 bubbles Luca_Gandossi, 2 Sep 2013 | Read review
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