The bathroom has a shower.The kitchen has a window facing on the mew.
Island getaway at Lipari, Italy
Island getaway at Lipari, Italy
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
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This is a two levels loft, located on the island of Lipari, Sicily, Italy. Its strategic location just few steps from the Old Harbour benefits of all main facilities, transportation, shops and pubs, all located within walking distance. Sun, sea, all water sports and nightlife will be at your hand, and you will also not need a car. You will be living in a mew, in the city centre, therefore when the windows and blinds will be open, it might be sometimes a bit noisy, although only during the daytime. There is a double bed at the first floor, and a bathroom. At the lower level there is a sofabed with a double bed in the living room with two extra places, which are available only in exceptional circumstances, as the place is for two peoples only, and a small kitchen with everything you need.

I would suggest this destination from April to September, when you will enjoy the best local climate. From the beginning of July to end of August, the temperature might be very hot, since this group of islands is located approximately at the same latitude as the northern part of Morocco. During the two central weeks of August, The island usually also become a bit crowded. It is a rather popular destination until the local celebration of S.Bartolo, which falls each year on the 24th of August.

The Island of Lipari is located approx 20 nautical miles North of Sicily shore, in the Aeolian group of islands. This group of 7 little islands offers to tourists a variety of fun and relax possibilities. You will find detailed information on the web and on several Tourist guides.

The most convenient and fast way to get there is by plane to Catania, Sicily, or to Reggio di Calabria, on the mainland. Then you may use a bus service from the airport to the Milazzo harbour and from there you will reach the island in about 1 hour with the hydrofoil or 3 hour with the ship. Among the air carriers, Blue Panorama, Alitalia and Easyjet fly to Catania and to Reggio Calabria from Rome and Milan.

The property is small and very simple, furnished with the basic stuff only. It is located in a mew in the centre of the village, just steps from the old harbour, used mainly by tourists and local fishermen. It falls within the Congestion Charge area, so if you rent a car, you will not be allowed to park it close to the flat. For this reason I would rather suggest renting a scooter.

The roads on the island are rather few and primitive. In my view, the best option is to rent a small boat, because the best beaches on the island are reachable from the sea only. There are plenty of boat rentals on the island.

Please note the fridge in the photos is unfortunately currently inder repair. Therefore it has temporarily replaced with a mid-size one.


Amenities
Kitchen
Essentials
Shampoo
Hangers

Prices
Cleaning Fee $98
Weekly Discount: 18%
Weekend Price $109 / night
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in time is 9AM - 7PM
Check out by 10AM

You must also acknowledge
Must climb stairs - The sleeping room is higher than the living room. You will be required to climb one stair.
No parking on property - Parking is allowed in the street close to the flat, but there is no private/guarded parking.
Amenity limitations - No Wi-Fi at the time being, but you can set up your own.

Cancellations

Availability
5 nights minimum stay

15 Reviews

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Hülya User Profile
August 2017
Very central and good location! The communication and check-in check-out were very easy.

Mads User Profile
July 2015
The location couldn't be better in a small street in the old part of the town. We had a wunderfull time there, and the place were excellent value - Great communication as Well. Our best recommendations.

Jean Pierre User Profile
August 2012
the flat is too expensive for the service that is proposed. - no climatisation - no washing machine - Frig too small - installations and facilities reduced to minimum The welcome is correctly assumed by the mother of Manuel
Manuel User Profile
Response from Manuel:
Problematic user. He has complained after his check-out about services not listed in my advert. The flat is offered without air conditioning and he knew this before booking.
August 2012

Antonella User Profile
August 2012
We loved it! The apartment is lovely and is in an absolutely fabulous location ... just two minutes wolking from the main street! Manuel is an excellent host!!! :-)

Florian User Profile
September 2017
Joli studio ds le centre historique de lipari (juste a cote du marina corta, le vieux port). Ruelle pittoresque. Bien aménagé. Accueil tres sympathique.

Martina User Profile
August 2017
Per il check-out ci eravamo organizzati diversamente con la proprietaria ma ci sono state delle incomprensioni! Per il resto tutto come descritto, casa pulita e centrale.
Manuel User Profile
Response from Manuel:
L'orario del check-out come da annuncio pubblicato è entro le 10 per darci modo di fare le pulizie e fare trovare al prossimo ospite l'alloggio pulito e confortevole come lo avete trovato voi. Credo che tra i messaggi Airbnb, il telefono, email, (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) non siano mancate le opportunità di comunicare. Se volevate 1 giorno in più avreste potuto tranquillamente prenotarlo, oppure chiedermi un ritardo. Ma io non ne sapevo nulla e quindi è ovvio che l'orario del check-out sia rimasto come da voi prenotato.
August 2017

Va Lentina User Profile
August 2017
La casa è una bomboniera, le foto non rendono bene anche se è adatta per una coppia giovane o due amiche/ amici (non la consiglierei ad una famiglia con dei bimbi piccoli per via del soppalco e della scala). La location è strategica perché centrale e vicinissima al porto di Marina Corta da cui partono le escursioni per le varie isole dell'arcipelago. Non c'è aria condizionata ma ventilatori.
Manuel User Profile
Response from Manuel:
Grazie Valentina! E' stato un piacere avervi nostre gradite ospiti. L'assenza del'aria condizionata era espressamente indicata nella sezione "Servizi" della descrizione dell'appartamento, quindi se mi posso permettere, lo sapevate anche prima di prenotare.. :-). Ma accolgo il suggerimento dato che quest'anno le temperature sono state superiori alla norma
August 2017

Rome, ItalyJoined in December 2011
Manuel User Profile

Hi my name is Manuel.
I have a partner, and I am frequently away for my airline pilot job, I do not have regular hours and luckily I have friends spread all over the world.
I would be very happy to know new people, with only two conditions: they are not troublemakers and the let me sleep when I am back home knackered from work.
Apart of this, I am very friendly and easy going.

Languages: English, Italiano
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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