After a sabbatical year with third-party management, the governance of the historic owners of Villa Mariella Pittorino returns, who resume management with renewed enthusiasm, having carried out a partial restoration in the garden with the creation of a round gazebo with a seating area and a restoration on the floor land to the two accommodations: SLIEMA (one-blue and two-room blue) and MEDINA (one-green and two-room green).
Historic home, maximum tranquility, friendly and familiar welcome, are the main features of Villa Mariella Pittorino, located in Leni, the only district of the island of Salina remained intact, anchored to the rhythms, calm and original silences of the island: a mule track, pedestrian only, completely paved, leads in 20 minutes to the sea of Rinella, the only sand basin of the whole island, a seaside village, also very authentic, which preserves traces of the passage of actors of the caliber of Anna Magnani and Rossano Brazzi from film "Vulcano", shot there in the 1940s. Alternatively, there is the local bus that runs every 55 minutes from Rinella beach to Piazzetta Pittorino, behind which the structure is located, and vice versa, following the panoramic / provincial road for 2.8 km.
Villa Mariella Pittorino is located in the center of Piazza Pittorino, in Leni, from the name of the statue placed there, which represents the grandfather of the current owner. It consists of a building dating back to the late 1700s, rich in historical evidence.
from 01/06 to 31/10 when there are staff and / or the owner: you can choose as a gift the transfer from the port of Rinella to the structure only in the following time slots and that is from 7.30 to 10 am, 30, and from 17.00 to 19.30 and only upon availability of the service car that is not already booked or out of order for maintenance (everything not mentioned is to be considered extra)
They are available to tourists for free, upon request and availability, beach towels and umbrella, a rich library in various languages as well as games and table pastime
A fenced parking in the area, with assigned spaces, allows you to park your car for free
Possibility, upon arrival and departure, to deposit luggage pending delivery of the room or to release it. Use of an external bathroom for departing guests.
A distance of about 900 meters on foot separates "Villa Mariella" from the hydrofoil port, also located in Rinella, from where numerous daily trips connect Salina to the other six islands of the Archipelago, as well as to Reggio Calabria, Messina, Palermo and Milazzo.
A paid laundry and ironing service is also available, as well as drying racks in the courtyard for your linen, as well as the game of bowls in the orchard.
Our staff will be happy to make table reservations at the restaurants of the island on request, reserve taxis and tours of the island by boat or car, contact ticket offices on departures of naval vehicles to and from the islands, find out the dates free public events on the bill (outdoor cinema, dancing evenings under the stars, festivals of the squid, caper, capon, grapes, malvasia, tavuliata, concerts, exhibitions, exhibitions, theatrical performances ).
The breakfast bar outside is open only from 10/06 to 15/10, same for the front garden which is available with all the equipment (rocking chair, gazebo, deck chairs, tables etc) only in the aforementioned period. As for the car, Salina is the only island in the Aeolian Islands on which it is possible for non-residents to travel with their own car or rental car, however you can also travel safely by bus or by renting mopeds. Furthermore, at the property it is possible to borrow a car starting from € 35.00 per day, excluding fuel, discounted prices for packages of three or 6 days.
Small pets allowed with a supplement of € 4.00 per day, upon notification, and damage deposit of € 30.00, returned at the end of the lease.
The location on the ground floor is not suitable for those who want to stay in the winter months, from November to March, as it is located at 200 meters above sea level. L.M. Otherwise, the consumption of electricity will be counted for those who want, even in these months, to spend their vacation, using electric radiators, at a cost of € 0.40 / kw, detecting the input and output reading.Get the full listing »