Luxury Sicilian villa near Siracusa and the sea – Located in a residential area on the edge of Siracusa and a mere two miles from the beautiful sandy coast of southern Sicily, Villa Archimede is a splendid Mediterranean villa with a large pool and manicured gardens all around. The accommodation is spacious and conveniently arranged over the ground floor with many French doors leading onto the ample sunny patio. Several parasols and luxury loungers around the pool provide pleasant spots to relax or sunbathe after dipping in the pool.
Stylish outdoor furniture is comfortably arranged under the gazebo and the covered patio, allowing maximum enjoyment of the outdoor living space at different times of the day. The far reaching views across the pool and the garden complete this idyllic setting. A few miles away from Villa Archimede lies Syracuse, one of the most beautiful Greek cities in Sicily. Enjoy a tour of the Neapolis Archaeological Zone encompassing the impressive Greek theatre where ancient tragedies and comedies are still performed every other summer.
The enormous stone quarry caves, known as Latomie, are also part of this unique legacy, especially the Ear of Dionysius, famous for its extraordinary acoustics. Walk across the bridge to visit the Ortigia island, separating the city’s two ports. As well as countless ancient and baroque buildings, castle ruins and elaborate church facades, Ortigia boasts a plethora of restaurants and a beautiful sea front promenade. Villa Archimede is within easy reach of a number of magnificent historical towns, such as Noto, Ragusa Ibla, Megara Hyblaea and renowned seaside resorts all along the Gulf of Noto, featuring both sandy and rocky beaches.
Nearest restaurant 1 mile. Nearest shops 3 miles. Siracusa 5 miles. Siracusa Port & railway station 6 miles. Vindicari nature reserve 18 miles. Noto 20 miles. Marzanemi 30 miles. Necropolis of Pantalica 33 miles. Portopalo di Capopassero 35 miles. Catania airport 44 miles. Ragusa 55 miles. Nearest sandy & rocky beaches 1 mile. Fontane Bianche beach 5.5. miles. Calamosche beach and nature reserve 20 miles. Tennis courts 7.5 miles. Golf course Floridia 12 miles.