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Dublin
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3 reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We had a wonderful time as guests of La Frescura. Beautiful place. Family couldn't be nicer and couldn't do enough. A space to relax and unwind. Multi language library to ease the mind. Special thanks and love to Franca. Multa gratcia.

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Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Excellent choice for a romantic or family holiday. Ancient nicely restaurated building surrounded by orange, lemon and mandarine orchards. Views of the etna. The owners a very friendly elderly couple. Excellent breakfast with local produce. 2 good natured dogs to play with your kids. This is a little paradise.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 26 December 2015

Our stay was fine here. The rooms themselves are not so nice, very sparse with a sort of strange bathroom situation (a shower that is in the middle of the room and drains all over the floor). Breakfast is not included. Overall, a serviceable base for Syracuse, although it can be somewhat tough to find if you miss the sign... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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Reviewed 18 October 2015

The farm was very relaxing. We stayed there at the end of our trip and it was quiet and peaceful and there were pretty walking trails. It is a family run place. The staff went out of heir way to make us comfortable and ensure that we had everything we needed. They were helpful with suggestions for sightseeing in the... More 

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Valletta, Malta
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

Beautiful setting and excellent service. All very clean and made with class. Very tasteful design with attention to detail. A heavenly breakfast served in the morning shade. Just sitting outside looking at the house is therapeutic! Also easy to find. Highly recommended

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Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

We felt like we were guests at a friends' home. The owner Franca and his son Giovanni made us feel as part of the family. They leave all the doors open: you can help yourself a glass of wine or whatever, they just trust you will pay. This is just an example of the mood, but the place itself is... More 

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Solvang, California
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Reviewed 20 May 2015

This spot was one of the most beautiful places I've stayed in Italy; it was definitely one of our favorites of the entire trip. It's super romantic, and worth every penny to upgrade to the larger suite with the kitchenette. Giovanni was a wonderful host! Breakfast was so fresh and delicious.

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paris
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Reviewed 26 June 2014

Thé place is out in the middle orange trees Extremely quite Super clean The hospitality is very warm thé breakfast is veryhealthy I would love to go Bach there with all my family towalk and visit syracuse

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 May 2014

I booked my large family group (we were 11, ages 20 to 81) in La Frescura for a four day stay in May, the start of our Sicilian holiday. Our hostess, Ida, made us feel at home right away and was very helpful with local knowledge and suggestions for great restaurants we would have never found on our own. The... More 

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New Milford, Connecticut
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Reviewed 24 May 2014

our first trip to Sicily-hoping to meet all the relatives not seen since my grandmother's day. Our time spent at La Frescura was a beautiful introduction to a wonderful trip. Ida and her family met all of our needs.Breakfast under the trees on the grand patio, fresh honey, fresh jam and an abundance of fruit trees (orange, lemon and nespola)... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Frescura is an ancient country house dating back to the 17th century. Completely done up in 2007, it is faithful to the architectural characteristics of its ancient origins. The two-story building is immersed in nature and surrounded by twelve hectares of citrus groves. The typical Sicilian "masseria" develops around a courtyard with direct access to the accommodations. The lodges are different from one another, in an ambiance of a simple and minimal country style, with a flair for comfort and attention to detail. All of them are en suite, and some of them self catering. Complement for all of them air conditioner, the kitchen are full service. At disposal for our guest: library (English, Italian, Dutch), common space, panoramic terrace, orange and lemon trees garden, parking, panoramic walking paths, bike rentals, market-garden, touristic information, maps and guidebook. The position represents an ideal compromise between the countryside, sea and city in a very quiet and relaxing environment. 6Km from Siracusa city, nearby the highway, easily accessible the airport, Catania and all the east coast of Sicily! ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Frescura agriturismo

Address: via per Floridia 50, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
Region: Italy > Sicily > Province of Syracuse > Syracuse
Price Range: $75 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Frescura agriturismo 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“I'm sure they are all good and each one uniquely different.”
 of 5 bubbles gero170, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Best views are on top floor; larger rooms are worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles lizzyd111, 19 May 2015 | Read review
“if possible , choose a room that opens out to the upstairs patio. you will see stars you never knew existed.”
 of 5 bubbles NonnaPatriciaBella, 23 May 2014 | Read review
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