Contrada Zottopera -Strada Zottopera 1 , Chiaramonte Gulfi 97012 Chiaramonte Gulfi (Ragusa)
Villa Zottopera is an ancient Villa of the 700-800, South-East of Sicily rich in history, art and nature, a few kilometers from Ragusa Ibla, Modica, Scicli. You can stay in one of the 5 comfortable apartments, once the peasants, or, in one of the 3 Charming Suites, on the first floor of the Patronal House. If you are 2 or 3 families of relatives or friends, you can reserve the entire Casa Patronale, equipped with 10-11 beds, with a large kitchen, and a huge terrace for unforgettable moments and experiences, especially in the evening. The structure has a swimming pool, a tennis court, a large Mediterranean garden, trappeto, the church, brings back a unique atmosphere. On request it is possible to dine and participate in the Siciiana Kitchen Workshops.
Villa Zottopera includes a total of 8 accommodations:
5 comfortable apartments, from 2 to 5 seats, which still retain the construction features and furnishings of the past, have one or two bedrooms, kitchen, shower-bath, air conditioning, TV, veranda on the garden. They were obtained from the ancient court on the "baglio": Casa dei Tutù. Casa delle Rose, Casa del Prete, Casa della Mannira, Casa di Massa Vito.
3 Charming Suites, from 5, 3 and 2 beds, located in the Prestigious Area of the Patronal House: Le Stanze dello Scirocco, (5 beds), Rooms of the Libeccio (3 beds), Stanze dello Zefiro (2 beds) . These Suites have been recently renovated according to refined and functional architectural and furnishing devices.
In the Patronal House there is a large kitchen and a large dining room that we normally provide for the Stanze dello Scirocco, but on request we can make available to the other two Suites. The Patronal House is equipped with a large terrace, pet to spend in peace the omenti of the evening, the dinners etc ...
Being an autonomous body, the Patronal house with its 10-11 beds, 4 bathrooms, a kitchen and terrace grotto, lends itself to accommodate groups of 2-3 families or friends who can share spaces and services in common, being the various environments, with certain expedients, communicable.
All accommodations will be delivered furnished and cleaned. Cleaning is guaranteed every 7 days. On request and upon payment according to the client's needs.
The Pool, 11m x 6m, surrounded by trees of Mediterranean species, figs, carob trees, olive trees, etc .. is surrounded by a solarium space in Sicilian terracotta, and a Veranda, where in the evening, for ch déisdera, you can dine with the tasty dishes of our cook.
To be specified that evening catering service is reserved exclusively for our internal guests !!
1) Visit the ancient environments of the company: the old oil mill with the oil cellar, the old barn, in Mannira delle Pecore, the Cantina del Vono and the Palmento, the Giebbe, company tour on foot or in Tractor, etc .. There is the possibility for guests to collect our products of the countryside, vegetables, fruit, etc.
2) Participate in the workshops of Sicilian folk cuisine and Olive Oil tasting courses, including the renowned "Villa Zottopera" Oil
3) Take advantage of some Mountbike to visit our countryside, through the trazzere of the past
4) Dine, only for our guests, in the Veranda of the pool.
Free services: Swimming pool, welcome breakfast basket, tennis and five-a-side pitch, mountain bike; vegetables, fruit and eggs to be harvested on the farm.
On-demand and paid services:
- Daily cleaning and change of linen
- Breakfast € 5 (Italian breakfast) - € 8 (International breakfast)
- Restaurant service only for internal guests to ensure peace of mind (€ 18)
Various services: Pos with credit card - Wi-fi Internet connection (free)
It is easy to find Villa Zottopera: a few Km from the SS (State Road), 514 at the Chiaramonte-turning, going towards Acate til reaching Roccazzo (you will find a detailed map on our web-site).The place is easy to reach from Catania Airport: it takes about 50 minutes. The coach from Catania stops near by. We are situated in the centre of a fascinating historical area rich of culture: Modica, Noto, Ragusa Ibla, Agrigento, Siracusa, Caltagirone, etc....
We are at 25 minutes from the sea where you can visit beatiful places: Marina di Ragusa, Scoglitti, Punte Secca, Punta Braccetto, etc...
Chiaramonte is a nice little Ibleian town (KM 10) with its 5 museums.
Towns and villages nearby for shopping: Pedalino 4 km; Roccazzo Km 1,5; Comiso Km 6
Only guest can access the restaurant
historical courtyard with soul (anna). excellent gastronomy. very nice facility. anna cooks fantastically and is there with body and soul. the courtyard is authentic and real. only disadvantages: small shower.
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Beautiful and peaceful place . Anna and Alonso we re very kind
Friendly front desk, clean apartment with functional facilities (unfortunately very clairaudient and relatively cool in the rain), no TV in our apartment, Wi-Fi was mediocre. Dinner freshly cooked; Cook very nice; typical regional tasty home cooking; Opportunity for cooking class (ravioli with ricotta), simple drinks (water, red wine) to eat, home-made olive oil, pool available, but could not be used in early October due to the weather, largely maintained property with a historic atmosphere (old oil mill) In very rural Surrounding vineyards and olive groves but also some abandoned farms and empty or discontinued real estate; a lot of rubbish on roads and paths; to the coast a good 1/2 hour by car. Catania Airport 1 1/4 hours.
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Pleased to meet you, I am Alfredo Rosso and I am 62 years old.
In this photo I am with my brother, Giuseppe Rosso
I have been managing Villa Zottopera since 2000 along with my brother.
We take care of: we are responsible for communication, we take care of the crops, we run the courses.
It was a desire to to keep the family business alive which led me to run an agriturismo.
Our guests' favourite thing about Villa Zottopera is the food.
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