Alhambra: "a piece of paradise" on the slopes of Etna
Sicily, a land with deep roots in history and tradition, it is proposed to travellers with an air of charm, with its beautiful and unique landscapes, from sea to mountain, from Volcano Etna to the charm of Taormina, from the pine Ragabo forests to the Alcantara gorges... Few places in the world can offer in such a short space so many wonders ... in Sicily every day you have the feeling of discovering something "different." And within this context so rich and varied born the B & B Alhambra, a different idea of doing B & B, looking for something hard to find.
Located in Giarre (CT), strategically at the center of the Taormina-Etna district, the B & B Alhambra is an ideal location for visiting the most beautiful places in eastern Sicily: is, in fact, 300 m from the Cathedral of Giarre, 2 km from Riposto touristic harbour and Fondachello beaches, 15 km from Acitrezza, Acicastello and Alcantara Gorges, 17 km from Taormina, 25 km from Etna and Catania, 30 km from Catania Fontanarossa airport and from Castiglione of Sicily.
By car you can easily reach all the destinations above in less than a 30 minutes trip, facilitated by excellent roads and highways.
There are thousands of B & B offering bed and breakfast. Alhambra is much more ..
A palace of the end '800 refurbished for several years with passion and intention to achieve something great, a structure that maintained its original characteristics and at the same time could make available to its guests all the amenities and facilities that luxury hotels can offer. The details have been meticulously cared for, not the shallowness of thinking .. so i'll give it to strangers .. On the contrary, it was decided to use precious parquet hard to find on the market, the ceilings originally painted by end of '800 artists, were completely restored by contemporary professionals, furnishings and decors chosen with great care to make the environment warm, cozy and elegant. The rooms are equipped with LCD digital TV, air conditioning with high quality and low-noise motors/splitters, safe in the room to preserve its values, peltier cells engine minbar that do not emit any noise, glass shower, free broadband Internet connection via wireless or LAN, with controlled access via hotspot. And for breakfast? On this point the most: fresh croissants every morning (not frozen), high-quality milk, fruit juices, hot bread, croissants, cereals, toast, butter, jam, chocolate, espresso, American coffee, cappuccino, hot tea and cold, almond cakes, Sicilian cannoli and typical products, fruit (much of which collected from the garden), biscuits, granite, cold cuts, cheese, bacon, yogurt, gluten-free products ..
Guests can also avail themselves of the laundry, with its 9 kg load washing machine, ironing board and iron.
Outside the property is a terrace of 250 square meters, equipped with hammock, big sun umbrellas, tables, chairs and benches for guests to have breakfast, sunbathe, read or just relax outdoor without necessarily having to exit the structure; the garden, 500 sqm, is enriched with secular trees, fruit trees and a wood oven. Finally, on the ground floor it is spossibile to use a very large garage with a capacity of four cars, to ensure guests a stay in comfort and safety, especially when traveling by motorbike.
Many guests have defined the Bed and Breakfast Alhambra "a piece of paradise in the city center."
This is what it decided to be Alhambra, a Charming 3 star Bed and Breakfast (pity that the law does not allow the B & B classifications above) built as a villa to live in comfort, two steps from Etna , sea and Taormina.