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Sicilian holiday home vacation

Sicily is one of Italy’s most charming and popular travel destinations. The Mediterranean’s largest island is diverse, offers beautiful beaches and great little cities but also space for exciting cultural discoveries and excursions. A holiday home is the perfect way to discover the charms of Sicily. atraveo offer for Sicily comprises of more than 1,800 holiday apartments and more than 850 holiday houses. Here you can enjoy a tranquil atmosphere in a beautiful surrounding. Many of the holiday apartments and houses are situated near a beach and offer a private pool. This gives you the option of a swim in private atmosphere which hotels in popular tourist destinations cannot offer you. With atraveo you can choose between a holiday on a typical Sicilian country estate with organic farming and horse riding, a luxurious villa or a comfortable holiday apartment in one of the coastal towns such as Taormina or the capital Palermo. Just be inspired by the huge offer and look for your dream holiday home for your next vacation on Sicily.

Typical Sicily: Fuming volcanoes and the blue sea

In order to discover the diversity of Sicily you can rent a car and go on discovery tour by yourself or alternatively opt for a coach trip with tour guide. The volcano Mount Etna in the north of Sicily is with its frequent small eruptions Europe’s highest and most active volcano as well as the island’s most renowned sight. Furthermore it can even be ascended with experienced guides. An experience no holiday maker on Sicily should miss. Next to Mount Etna also Mount Stromboli carries its own fascination. The volcano is situated on the small same named island which is part of the Aeolian Islands and is permanently active. In irregular but short intervals there are smaller eruptions which offer a quite spectacular and breathtaking sight especially at dusk.

You can discover the sea not only from Sicily’s beaches relaxed during a great beach vacation but also in an active way on boat trips or diving. Off Sicily there are still some larger coral reefs and a large variety of fish that are at home in their original underwater habitat.

Discover Sicily's towns from a holiday home

On Sicily one can discover many lovely cities and small villages. Always worth a trip is the city Taormina, which can proudly look back on many famous visitors. Oscar Wilde, Greta Garbo, Marlene Dietrich and Cary Grant are just few of those who treasured the charm of this city with its many typical Sicilian restaurants and shopping options. The Villa del Casale, UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site, with its beautiful mosaics and other impressive Roman ruins are popular cultural tourist attractions. Also worth a visit is the city Palermo with its cathedral and pretty squares and parks as well as the famous catacombs of the Capuchin monastery. Further interesting cities on Sicily with many tourist attractions include Catania, Messina, Ragusa, Trapani, Agrigento and Syrakus.

Sicily's culinary specialities

Sicily’s cuisine is as diverse as the island itself. The history of Sicily’s ice cream dates back to the Roman Age. According to tradition it was invented at the foot of Mount Etna when sweet beverages that came from Arabia to the island were mixed with the ice of the volcano’s peak. The result was a sweet delicacy. Respectively the range of ice cream creations which can be enjoyed in the hot summer climate of the island is delicious and diverse.

Also Sicilian pastries are known to be delicious. Great wines are grown on Sicily, as well as figs, tangerines, mulberries, peaches, apricots, melons and many more which can be bought fresh at the regional markets.

Enjoying the Mediterranean climate

The climate on Sicily is primarily mild and sunny. During winter the temperature seldom drops below zero degrees. The most popular tourist season is due to the often very hot and dry summer the springtime, especially April and May, and the late summer between September and the beginning of November. Usually the temperatures in the heartland are lower as the regions are at a higher altitude than the coastal areas.  

By plane to Sicily

You either travel by plane or with your car to your holiday home vacation on Sicily. International airports with regular flights are available to Palermo, Catania and Trapani. Whilst on the island it is recommended to hire a car in order to reach the holiday home easily and to explore the region. Alternatively most of the larger holiday resorts – especially those close to the sea – are usually quite well connected to public transport.

Journey with the car and ferry to to the holiday apartment on Sicily

Those who want to travel with their own car can either drive down to southern Italy in two to three days or shorten the journey by combining it with booking a passage on a ship. Those who drive the whole route will have to take the ferry in the south of Calabria from San Giovanni to Messina which connects the mainland with Sicily in just 30 minutes. Alternatively you could choose a night ferry instead of the long drive through Italy which runs from the north Italian port Livorno or Genoa to Palermo and Catania.

Reviews from our customers

3.8 out of 5 (7 Customer reviews)
1 The holiday homes and apartments in in Fontane Bianche have been rated by 7 customers, scoring 3.8 out of 5 houses, on average.

Location reviews

Total rating of Fontane Bianche

3.4 out of 5 (28 Customer reviews)
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This is what holiday rental customers wrote about Fontane Bianche 

  • 2.0 out of 5
    atraveo customer Jürgen wrote
    on 31/07/2016, travel period: July 2016

    “Very few (and therefore also overpriced) shops, a few good restaurants, then priced and with incalculable tendency tourists unsure speak and understand, to make you pay too much Italian.”

    This review has been given for property no. 834895 The review of the location has been automatically translated from German. Back to the original language

  • 5.0 out of 5
    A guest wrote
    on 17/10/2015, travel period: August 2015

    “White fountains is the beach of Syracuse. Great location, beautiful beaches, 10 minutes from Syracuse, starting point for hikes. Shops and essential services”

    This review has been given for property no. 968853 The review of the location has been automatically translated from Italian. Back to the original language

  • 5.0 out of 5
    An atraveo-customer wrote
    on 04/06/2015, travel period: May 2015

    “Fontane Bianche is a typical resort with small but important local shopping. Especially recommended for families with children. From Fontane Bianche from are very many attractions of Sicily reached within a reasonable time. However, a prerequisite is a (rental) car.”

    This review has been given for property no. 922338 The review of the location has been automatically translated from German. Back to the original language

  • 5.0 out of 5
    atraveo customer Joggi und Petra wrote
    on 19/11/2014

    “Fontane Bianche is a small place with a lot of holiday homes. There are not many shops, but you get everything you need for food, fresh bread, fruits and vegetables. It is also worthwhile to make the 20 minute drive to Siracusa and there to visit the daily market at the edge of the old town.
    Since we were at the end of the season, all the restaurants were not open. But everywhere you could good and inexpensive food. In the next place, Cassibile to reach in about 5 minutes drive by car, there are more restaurants.
    There are on the other end of the village a very nice beach (incl. Restaurants). Im not very distant Avola and Noto you will find good bathing facilities.
    It is advisable in any event, to rent a car.”

    This review has been given for property no. 853526 The review of the location has been automatically translated from German. Back to the original language

  • 4.0 out of 5
    An atraveo-customer wrote
    on 20/07/2013

    “Nærkøbmand is nice and local beach is fine.”

    This review has been given for property no. 707734 The review of the location has been automatically translated from Danish. Back to the original language


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  • Property no. 617963
    from GBP 536
    for 1 week

    Fontane Bianche, Sicily (East coast of Sicily)

    Holiday apartment for max. 4 persons

    Approx. 65 m², 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, cable TV, WLAN, washing machine, sandy beach approx. 2 km,
    There are 2 further property types with 2 accommodations for this complex
  • Property no. 922338
    from GBP 691
    for 1 week

    Fontane Bianche, Sicily (East coast of Sicily)

    Holiday home for max. 4 persons

    Approx. 72 m², 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, TV, washing machine
    5.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 1162143
    from GBP 679
    for 1 week

    Fontane Bianche, Sicily (East coast of Sicily)

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 100 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, washing machine, beach approx. 500 m
  • Property no. 919311
    from GBP 390
    for 1 week

    Fontane Bianche, Sicily (East coast of Sicily)

    Holiday apartment for max. 4 persons

    Approx. 40 m², 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, TV, Internet, WLAN, sandy beach approx. 200 m
    There is one further property type with 2 accommodations for this complex
  • Property no. 1140040
    from GBP 666
    for 1 week

    Fontane Bianche, Sicily (East coast of Sicily)

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 90 m², 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, TV, washing machine
  • Property no. 733187
    from GBP 643
    for 1 week

    Fontane Bianche, Sicily (East coast of Sicily)

    Holiday home for max. 4 persons

    Approx. 90 m², 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, satellite TV,
  • Property no. 853526
    from GBP 574
    for 1 week

    Fontane Bianche, Sicily (East coast of Sicily)

    Holiday home for max. 4 adults + 2 children

    Approx. 200 m², 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Internet, WLAN, washing machine, sandy beach approx. 2 km,
    5.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 949927
    from GBP 573
    for 1 week

    Fontane Bianche, Sicily (East coast of Sicily)

    Holiday home for max. 8 persons

    Approx. 120 m², 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 1), satellite TV, washing machine, beach approx. 600 m,
  • Property no. 1192635
    from GBP 386
    for 1 week

    Fontane Bianche, Sicily (East coast of Sicily)

    Holiday apartment for max. 4 persons

    2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, TV, sea approx. 100 m
    There are 6 further property types with 6 accommodations for this complex
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  • Property no. 981346
    from GBP 700
    for 1 week

    Fontane Bianche, Sicily (East coast of Sicily)

    Holiday apartment for max. 4 persons

    Approx. 55 m², 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, cable TV, Internet, WLAN, washing machine, beach approx. 500 m
  • Property no. 38173
    from GBP 261
    for 1 week

    Fontane Bianche, Sicily (East coast of Sicily)

    Holiday home for max. 2 persons

    Approx. 35 m², 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (max. 1), TV, washing machine, sea approx. 500 m
    4.0 out of 5
    2 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 1164892
    from GBP 700
    for 1 week

    Fontane Bianche, Sicily (East coast of Sicily)

    Holiday apartment for max. 4 persons

    Approx. 55 m², 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (max. 1)
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