Esagono Monello is a family-run Guest House located in an ancient building dating from the early 1800s, in the heart of the old town of Avola, Sicily, just a few miles away from Syracuse and Noto.
Avola is famous abroad especially for the Avola Mandorla, the perfect owl to think of Antonello's female faces, as defined by Sicilian writer Leonardo Sciascia, and for the Nero d’Avola, the ancient vine, known and exported all over the world for their unique and unmistakable flavors.
The house, named after the unique hexagonal plant of Avola, lays in a very convenient location, just off the main road, Corso Vittorio Emanuele, on the corner with Piazza dei Tre Leoni.
Among the closest best beaches, Vendicari, Cala Mosche, San Lorenzo, Eloro, Calabernardo, Sabbiadoro, Fontane Bianche and Arenella.
The house, which has two storeys, can accommodate up to 10 people and consists of:
- 4 large bedrooms.
- 1 living room with sofa bed.
- 1 spacious, fully-equipped kitchen.
- 4 bathrooms.
- 3 balconies and a little terrace.
The rooms are spacious and bright, quiet and silent, and face a typical courtyard, where local residents use to meet and chat.
The ancient building, which retains the original 19th-century facade, was completely restored after the earthquake of 1990, which destroyed part of eastern Sicily.
Bedroom 1, on the ground floor, with en-suite bathroom, is perfect for a couple and can also be used as a single.
The three upstairs bedrooms overlook an inner courtyard and each has a balcony in typical Art Nouveau style.
Bedroom 2, with en-suite bathroom, can accommodate up to 4 people and is perfect for a family with children or a group of friends.
Bedrooms 3 and 4 are located on the first floor in a separate wing of the house, which can be independent of the others, and are ideal for two couples, a group of friends or a family.
On the first floor, for the use of guests there is also a small terrace for drying clothes and enjoying the cool on hot summer nights.
All rooms are equipped with air conditioning and heating.
Room 1: double bed, bathroom.
Room 2: double bed, 3 single beds, bathroom, balcony.
Room 3: double bed, bathroom shared with Bed4, balcony.
Room 4: double bed, bathroom shared with Bed3, balcony.
Other areas and
services available to the guests:
• Exclusive use of the whole structure.
• Free outdoor parking not guarded.
• Internet wifi.
available on request for a fee:
• Transfer to and from airport.
• Car with driver.
Contact us to book our extra services.
Avola boasts beautiful, clean beaches, crystal clear water, free access, and bathing establishments equipped for bathers.
The coast stretches for about 10 km of coastline and offers a very varied landscape, suitable for different needs and for all tastes.
Sandy beaches with low backdrops, which are well suited for a holiday with children.
Cliffs overhanging the sea, from which you can dive into a clean sea rich in flora and fauna, lined with narrow dirt roads along which you can enjoy pleasant walks for miles.
Coves delimited by the typical cliff and with wide stretches of sandy beach.
A few kilometers away from the house, wonderful sites, known throughout the world for their outstanding artistic, historical, natural and enogastronomic features.
From Avola you can easy reach magical authentic places:
- The Natural Reserve of Cava Grande del Cassibile
- The Natural Reserve of Vendicari
- The Natural Reserve of Pantalica, UNESCO Heritage.
- Il Barocco del Val di Noto, UNESCO Heritage.
- The archaeological sites of Syracuse and Ortgia Island, UNESCO Heritage.