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Borgo del Carato

A short distance from Syracuse, one of the most beautiful cities in Italy, there is Borgo del Carato, a fourteen century fortified farm which takes its name from the seed of the carob tree, of which the park ninety acres is surrounded by. A luxury farm house in the Mediterranean, between the hillsides of Monti Iblei between Palazzolo Acreide and Syracuse, characterized by the simple way of life of old Sicily. Borgo del Carato is the ideal solution for those who love the tranquility of the countryside in an exclusive setting equipped with the best services. Recent restoration has transformed the old warehouses, stables, and laborers accommodations, in beautiful rooms. You can sunbathe at the edge of a swimming pool overlooking the meadows and old olive trees, in the shadow of which graze amazing horses. In conclusion of your Sicilian stay enjoy a well-equipped wellness area with massages, sauna, and Turkish bath. Borgo del Carato offers typical Sicilian meals at lunch and dinner, horseback riding activities, cooking and wine tasting classes.

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