An intimate and refined private residence on Mount Etna

Description Location Fares Experiences Feedback

Charming bed and breakfast Castiglione di Sicilia - Ref: CGO

Located in the heart of the lovely town of Castiglione di Sicilia within a stone's throw of the Castello Lauria, this luxury bed and breakfast boasts stunning views on Mount Etna and the Alcantara valley. The owner Denise du Chêne de Vère has taken the initiative to completely renovate this small palazzo and convert it into a refined, comfortable and cozy bed & breakfast.
You will enjoy to stay at this private house for its hearty atmosphere, the peaceful environment, the comfort of the rooms, the stylish and refined decoration of the interiors. One can relax on the large terrace overlooking the volcano snow-topped and the town of Castiglione di Sicilia.
The ideal location of the bed and breakfast allows easy access to popular destinations such as Taormina, Catania, Randazzo, Bronte, the northeastern side of Mount Etna and the gorges of Alcantara. Etna quality vineyards are of international renown, so don't miss the chance to visit a winery and taste excellent wines. Thanks to knowledgeable local guides, one can organize a trekking to discover the beautiful fauna and flora of Mount Etna and the Alcantara gorges.
The charming borough of Linguaglossa can be reached by car in about 10 minutes. Small shops and restaurants can be found in the town of Castiglione di Sicilia. A stairway of 40 steps located right next to the public car park will lead you to the entrance of the house.

This elegant bed and breakfast has 2 bedrooms, one of which is a 50m² Suite. The suite and superior rooms have all comforts such as TV, air conditioning, Wifi connection, modern bathrooms and a balcony with Etna view. The spacious suite features a large double bed, living-room area and a bathroom with a wide bathtub. The large dining-room and living-room can be shared by the guests.
A refined and generous Breakfast is served in the dining room. Enjoy Etna specialties like oven-baked ricotta, almond granita, season fruits, local honey, cured meats, croissant, eggs and the delicious Zibibbo jam made with Pantelleria raisin. A special mention goes to the refined tableware consisting in silver cutlery and fine china porcelain.

Key facts

Comfort • Hospitality • Tasteful decoration • Spacious rooms • Ideally located close to Mount Etna • Absolute peace •
Do you want to book this accommodation or get more information?
Contact us
Bed and breakfast
Catania - 70km
Italian French English
bathroom TV air conditioning - heating Wi-Fi car park
table d'hote cooking classes bar massage boat rentals
  • Guided excursions on Mount Etna
  • Visits of wineries and tastings
  • Donkey rides and walks to the Alcantara gorges
  • Body rafting or canyoning in the gorges



10km Linguaglossa • 11km Randazzo • 30km Bronte • 38km Taormine • 57km Catania •


OPEN FROM 01/01/2024 TO 31/12/2024

Double superior

140€/per night

breakfast included

Suite × 2

240€/per night

breakfast included

General information

Table d'hôte on request drinks included 40€ to 50€ per person

Minimum stay 2 nights

Indicative prices calculated on a 2 person basis unless otherwise stated

Highest rates are intended for peak season periods




Hand-picked selection

We have visited every single place

We have personally visited every single hotel listed to make sure that they fully meet our criterias of charm, authenticity, comfort and sustainable tourism.
Tailor-made itineraries

We offer a personalized service

Whatever your budget and your wishes, we create tailormade itineraries you wouldn’t have thought of. Plus we optimize your trip so that you travel with a free mind, have time for the unpredictable and enjoy every moment of your stay.
A singular experience

We propose a different way of travel

Your experience of slow travel starts in our hotels. The only way for us to understand your expectations and wishes is to have a word with you.
Booking service

We save your time

We manage everything for you and alleviate the overwhelming hassles associated with itinerary preparations and availability of the hotels.