The Casale Poggio del Tiglio offer to his guests the opportunity to take excursions with guide on the Etna, even at night and horse riding always with the guidance.
The Farmhouse adopt best practices to protect the environment, such as recycling, composting, use salt electrolysis cleaning system for the pool and the use of natural products.
In addition, the Casale Poggio del Tiglio produces vegetables and fruits in the organic garden that fertilizes with the use of manure of animals.
Guests will have the chance to taste wine and traditional Sicilian cuisine, both meat and fish, all biological and produced at km 0.
Upon their arrival, guests will find in the room a small box of local biscuits.
A 10% discount for guests with Slow Tourism Passport.
Casale Poggio del Tiglio is a 800’s Residence of historical and cultural interest, protected by the regulations of Cultural Heritage.
The farmhouse is managed by Valentina and her family and is situated at the foot of the mountain in the area of Viagrande, easily accessible, surrounded by unspoilt nature, in the Etna Park and just minutes from the sea.
The hotel has 9 rooms all decorated in fine 800 Sicilian style, air-conditioned, with private bathroom. Each room has a typical name of the place:
Il Palmento: The room is derived from the ancient room of the squeezing, it has a private terrace with a central old cistern.
La Magnolia: The love for horses, who grew up in this land, has transformed the barn in an accommodation that welcomes anyone who wants to live the past without giving up all the comforts.
Il Tiglio: The Tiglio is the tree that gives the name to our structure, is a long-lived plant that can reach up to a thousand years old. Since ancient times is the symbol of friendship and loyalty. Under the tree’s branches, there is this accommodation.
La Dispensa: This property born from the ancient barn, which subsequently became pantry: reflection angle, a refuge, a window to the sea.
Le Botti: Where it retains the result of the pressing work, there is an accommodation that can accommodate a family of up to 5 people. An integral part of the room is a terrace nestled in the woods.
La Cantina: It is an accommodation full of history. Born as a place to store wine, during the Second World War becomes a refuge for women and children in the area.
The Lapilli: The lapilli, small fragments of lava of our volcano, give their name to this accommodation indicating like fire and heat can be a source of reception that characterizes us.
Le Pigne: The forest is full of fruit that trees give us. The pine cones are among them the most characteristic, you can collect as many as you want and bring with you a souvenir, remember your host and that bears their name.
Le Felci: Among the lava rocks live ferns. There is so many in the forest and to them we wanted to dedicate this accommodation.
Outside guests have at their disposal a 1-hectare park with 150 olive trees, flowers, more than 300 varieties of plants and a children's playground.
From March to November it is available the outdoor pool, as well as a barbecue area. In the property of Casale Poggio del Tiglio it is also a riding school.
Guests of Casale Poggio del Tiglio at breakfast will taste Italian and American coffee, hot and cold milk, choice of tea, juices, fresh orange juice, almond milk, yogurt, cereals, cheeses, meats, toast, fresh bread, honey organic product of own production, fresh fruit, biscuits, cakes and pies produced from the farm itself with organic jams.
For dinner menu will be available both meat and fish with price from 26€ to 37€ (including appetizer, first course, main course, dessert).
The child menu costs €15. Guests will also benefit from the wine list features several Sicilian products.
Nearby Casale Poggio del Tiglio, guests can visit the villages of Zafferana Etnea, Viagrande, Acireale, Riposto, Taormina and Catania.
The sea is only 5 km to the beaches of Acireale, Riposto at 8 km, Fondachello and 10 km.
For those wishing to visit the crater of Etna, it can be reached along 8 km.
It is also possible to visit the butterfly house, the Etna Park, the Volcanic museum, the museum of honey, the chestnut tree of 100 horses, the Alcantara Gorges and Mount Serra Park.
Double room: From €60 to €100, extra bed €18. The prices include breakfast and are per room.
Each room has private bathroom.
The price includes all services: tv, heating, air conditioning, swimming pool, wifi, solarium, playground, barbecue, etc ..