For accommodation information, please contact Suzanne Turrisi.


Services included:

  • Electricity consumption 

  • Water

  • Gas for cooking and hot water

  • Gas for floor heating during the colder months

  • A small welcome hamper of local provisions 

  • All linen: bed and kitchen linen is changed once a week, bath linen is changed after three nights

Services not included

  • Extra bed  linen change is 30 Euro per double bed and 25 Euro for single bed if requested

Rental Agreement:

1.   Rental contracts are made in the name of The Sicilian House at the prices quoted and under the conditions listed.

2.   Payments:

  • After confirmation that the accommodation selected is available for your Sicilian holiday, a deposit via bank transfer of 25% of the total amount payable is required. 
  • Payment in full must be received 45 days prior to commencement of the rental period
  • Reservations made less than 45 days prior to the start of the rental period require that the full rental amount be paid.

3.  Rental periods:

  • A three (3) night minimum

4.    Arrivals and departures:

  • Arrival is between 2pm – 5pm or by arrangement.
  • Please notify The Sicilian House via email of arrival time
  • Departure is to be by 11am
  • The caretakers of Palazzo Notar Nicchi will assist you with arrival and departures and are available for all enquiries and emergenices during your stay.

5.    Cancellation Policy:

  • If cancellation is made up to 45 days before the date of stay there is no penalty and monies are refunded
  • If cancellation occurs 14 -44 days prior to the the date of stay 25% of the total rental cost is forfeited 
  • If cancellation occurs 14 days from the date of stay all monies are forfeited

6.    Keys: 

  • You will be provided with a maximum of 2 sets of keys on arrival which are to be returned on departure. More keys may be         available upon request
  • Lost keys will incur a charge of 150 Euro per set


7.    Number of Persons Staying:

  • Only the persons on the rental document can stay. Pets are not allowed.

8.   Doors, Shutters and Terrace Umbrellas:

  • At all times guests are required to secure external shutters on doors and windows using the stays
  • When away from the property for extended periods guests are required to close windows and doors
  • Guests who are staying in the Garibaldi Apartment are required to close the terrace umbrellas whilst away from the property and overnight as strong breezes can move the umbrellas and potentially cause damage

9. Parties/Disturbances:

  • No parties or functions are allowed at The Sicilian House. Any party or disturbance caused will be dealt with by the managers who will contact the guest and if not corrected the rental will be terminated immediately and the guest will be required to vacate and there will not be an entitlement to a refund of the rent paid.

10. Damage and State of the Property on Departure:

  • We entrust our properrty to our guests
  • The property is to be left in the same condition at the end of a stay as at the beginning (other than for linen and towel washing). All kitchen chinaware, cultery, drinking glasses and utensils used during your stay must be left clean and put away.
  • Before booking please understand that it is a requirement that any damage and/or accidents, untentional or not, are the responsibility of the guest and that the guest will meet these costs.
  • Our managers will show you through the property on arrival and demonstrate the use of the house and its appliances,air conditioning units and fixtures and fittings. This is the time to raise any concerns or questions that you may have.

11. The Role of the Managers of The Sicilian House:

  • The managers of The Sicilian House will meet you and take you to the house and explain the workings of the house. They will be on call if you experience any problems with the house during your stay. They will assist with matters outlined in this document or in the Arrival document.
  • If you require assistance or any service that is not directly related to what is normally required in renting a holiday house then that assistance would be chargeable to the guest. If you require any particular assistance or service during your stay please advise us and we would be happy to provide a quote.



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& events

San Gandolfo Festival
The 7th Wednesday after Easter and the 3rd week end in September
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The Most Holy Crucifix
Starts May 1st
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La Sagra delle Nocciole (The Hazelnut Festival)
Always in August usually after the 15th, a moveable date

Lo Sfoglio
Late August

Santa Lucia
December 13


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