Use this guide to find top-rated agriturismo or farm house holiday accommodations in the countryside of Sicily. Farm house accommodations are a good choice if you are looking for a rural vacation and are traveling by car. By clicking on the links you can find out more about each farm house, see photos, read reviews, check prices, and book directly on Venere, a booking site I use myself.
01 of 08
Bio-Agriturismo la Casa di Melo - Southeastern Coast
La Casa di Melo, 3 kilometers from the coast near Siracusa, is a 19th century farm house surrounded by an organic citrus plantation. Walking paths lead to the sea and there's a traditional stone swimming pool with views of the mountains. There are 9 double bedrooms and 2 mini-apartmens with mountain views, wireless internet access, and air-conditioning.
02 of 08
Il Noceto - Eastern Sicily, near Mount Etna
Il Noceto is set on a hill in the Nebrodi Natural Park, 30 kilometers from Taormina and 20 kilometers from Mount Etna. The farm house has 14 double or triple bedrooms with private bath, one apartment, and facilities for disabled guests. Their restaurant uses organic food and food grown on the farm and there's a veranda with view of Mount Etna, a garden, and children's play area.
03 of 08
Baglio San Vincenzo - Southwest
Baglio San Vincenzo is on a promontory surrounded by hills near the southwestern coast of Sicily. On the farm are olive trees, vineyards, and citrus trees. There's a restaurant, wine cellar, bar and internet point. Accommodations are in rooms with bed and breakfast and one room is equipped for disabled guests.
04 of 08
Antico Feudo San Giorgio - Northwest
Antico Feudo San Giorgio is set in a natural park where guests can enjoy walking, hiking, and biking (mountain bikes available for guest use). There's a swimming pool and solarium, table tennis, and children's play area. Accommodations are in double rooms. Meals are available.Continue to 5 of 8 below.
05 of 08
Monaco di Mezzo - Northwestern Sicily
Monaco di Mezzo is in the northwest part of Sicily, south of Cefalu. The farm has self-contained apartments with cooking corner, a restaurant, swimming pool and common areas for guest use. Shuttle service is available for those arriving at Villalba or Caltanissetta train stations or in Resuttano by bus.
06 of 08
Villa Rica - Northeastern Sicily
Villa Rica is perched on a hill a few kilometers from the sea and has views of the sea and Aeolian Islands. The farm house is set amongst olive trees, lemon groves, and other fruit trees. Visitors can buy organic farm products such as olive oil and cheese and take part in farm life if they wish. Rooms (single, double, or triple) face the patio and Aeolian Islands and two have facilities for disabled guests. There's also a swimming pool, restaurant and bar, and children's play area.
07 of 08
Villa Trigona is in the countryside less than one kilometer from the famous archeological site of Piazza Armerina. The farm house has 2 suites and 13 rooms, two of them with facilities for disabled guests, and is surrounded by woods and fruit trees. There are several common rooms for guest use including one with a fireplace, a play area, garden, restaurant, and wireless internet access. Excursions by moutain bike or horse back are available.
08 of 08
Staying in an agriturismo makes a good rural vacation. Find out where to stay on a farm that offers lodging in Italy.