The organic farm Villa Dei Papiri in Syracuse is an ancient restored Sicilian farm of the nineteenth century, has an extension of 17 hectares where they are organically grown lemons (the Syracusan femminello) and oranges (mori, common tarot and nocellari). The property is surrounded by papyri more than 3 meters high. palm trees, secular olive trees, almond trees, carob trees, cypresses, bonsai trees and other traditional Mediterranean plants. It is located 5 km from Syracuse, in the Natural Reserve of the river Ciane & Saline, three meters from the mythological Fonte Ciane one of the most interesting tourist destinations in the area. Precisely this source preserves the only indigenous European station of the papyrus, a plant used since time immemorial for the preparation of those extraordinary paper rolls on which much of the history of human civilization has been handed down. The area also denotes an important archaeological interest as well as naturalistic, as many Paleolithic remains have been found such as tombs and workplaces with caves and wells. These findings are invaluable evidence of the presence of ancient Sicilian human settlements. It is in this vast nature reserve that you will find Villa dei Papiri, a place with an invaluable historical and landscape heritage, surrounded by greenery and equipped with every comfort where the visitor has the opportunity to relax and appreciate the beauty that surrounds it.
The rooms and suites are distributed in order to guarantee a pleasant stay to our Guests. The accommodations are only surrounded by the sounds of nature for a true mental comfort and to maintain privacy and tranquility during your stay in the farm. The places to sleep are characterized by being bright and extremely comfortable, in colors, materials, objects and details. Every choice was made to enhance the sense of well-being, emphasizing some elements of Sicilian memory but in settings with a contemporary breath. An invitation to spend your stay without haste, a bit 'out of the world but with everything around. The suites are distributed on two levels (ground floor and mezzanine). They have an area ranging from 45 square meters (suite 2 beds) to more than 65 square meters (suite up to 5 beds). The Dépendance are surrounded by citrus groves and overlook the gardens. Each double room is independent, furnished with antique furniture, equipped with every comfort: heating and air conditioning, large bathroom with shower, mini bar and television, wi fi.
Exclusive double room with garden Elegant double rooms with garden view, large private bathroom, fridge, TV and air conditioning, about 26 square meters, private entrance to the garden with tables and chairs reserved for your relaxation.
Triple suite on two levels with kitchen and private equipped garden Studio of about 45 sqm on two floors, with double bed in the loft, single bed , large bathroom with shower and equipped kitchen on the ground floor, fridge, TV and air conditioning, private entrance on the garden with table, umbrella, chairs and chairs in bamboo reserved for your relaxation and leisure, comfortable and elegant furnishings.
Quadruple suite on two levels with kitchen and private garden Studio of about 65 square meters on two floors, with double bed in the loft, large bathroom with shower, two single beds and equipped kitchen on the ground floor, fridge, TV and air conditioning, private entrance on the garden with table, umbrella and chairs reserved for your relaxation and leisure, extremely comfortable and elegant.
A timeless place to enjoy the hospitality that the land of Sicily can give, by means of tastings of products at km 0, cooking class, nature excursions and guided tours to discover the fascinating prehistoric, Hellenic and medieval archaeological finds.