Casali Margello is a eco-village farmhouse, surrounded by the typical landscape of northern Sicily, which extends for more than fifty acres of hillside shaded by olive trees, citrus, hazelnut and chestnut, home to free the animals reared under organic management.
Here, environmental protection, land, natural resources, local traditions and authenticity of food are a way of life and a guarantee of quality of living.
The company to sustain itself through the production of electricity from renewable sources (solar panels), the use of drinking water from their sources and the administration of food obtained through the administration of vegetables, fruits and meat from own production, practically and effectively applying the product philosophy "zero kilometer".
There are also five kilometers of nature trails inside the farm, ideal for excursions, during which guests can freely collect mushrooms, hazelnuts and chestnuts and visit the sheep, goat and black Nebrodi pig breeding farms.
A few miles from the company:
- River Kart: go-kart track open until late evening (for a fee).
- Nebrodi Adventure Park: it is the first adventure park in the province of Messina, designed for fans of all ages (for a fee).
You can play table tennis at this farm stay, and bike hire is available.
It is possible to buy in the farm - according to availability and seasons - a series
of products: biscuits, jams, cold cuts, cheeses, citrus fruits, dried fruits, etc.
In addition to this, at any time of year, you can taste and buy our precious extra virgin olive oil.
The extra virgin olive oil is the symbol condiment of the Mediterranean diet,
for the unsurpassable organoleptic qualities and for its health guarantees.
For three generations the Ciminata family is engaged in a composite agricultural
activity that combines olive oil production with the cultivation of citrus fruits,
dried fruit and animal breeding.
The award-winning extra virgin olive oil Casali di Margello,
first classified in Sicily in the light fruity category, fresh from the crusher,
unfiltered, has a slightly veiled appearance and a beautiful color that fades
from sage green to golden yellow; to the nose it offers hints of sweet olive
that are joined to light fruity notes, to the tasting denotes a good balance of taste
set on finesse and calibrated sweet and spicy tones. The extra virgin olive oil is
the traditional condiment to enhance the ancient flavors of our cuisine and ideal
for the latest food fashion of raw food.
His majesty the pig - Il Suino Nero dei Nebrodi is King (black pig logo)
In order to pay homage to a protagonist of the gastronomic tradition of the territory,
the tasting of ancient flavors is proposed: from the antipasto to the second,
with a menu strictly based on Nebrodi black pig, fine breed, reared in the semi-wild state in the farm
The farmhouse is located on the outskirts of Nebrodi Park, a few miles from the beaches of Capo d'Orlando.
Ideal for a comfortable and relaxing contact with nature, but also as a reference point for visiting the many tourist destinations and charming Sicily:
- Volcano Etna
- Fiumara d'Arte
- Villa Romana del Casale in Piazza Armerina
- Nebrodi Park
- Sea of Capo d'Orlando
The long sandy beaches of Capo d'Orlando is less than fifteen miles away.
Here you can hike with rental of inflatable boats and sailboats, sport fishing, diving, and fishing to tourism on boats equipped with the ability to taste the fresh fish on board.
From the port, with daily excursions on motorboat, you can reach the Aeolian Islands.
The farmhouse is located on the outskirts of Nebrodi Park (collegamento a sito del Parco dei Nebrodi).
The farms have a function that goes beyond the simple availability of meat and other products at zero distance: Sheep and goats, feeding, play a natural role of the mowers, as well as pigs blacks, moving in packs, as real tractors.
All this with great benefit to the environment and health of those who live.
The structures of Margello Country date from the early nineteenth century and are a classic example of a farm dedicated to agriculture and farming village, witness to a time when the economy of the land was the main source of livelihood.
In 2001, after a masterly work of rehabilitation on a farm, the estate has returned to its former glory, making him feel alive, in the guests, that sense of continuity between past and present.
The Old Mill Oil
In the main building of the farm, on the round floor, there is a conference room with a bar, where you can admire an old mill oil.
Offering a seasonal outdoor pool, barbecue and children's playground, Casali di Margello is set in San Salvatore di Fitalia in the Sicily Region, 46 km from Lipari. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free private parking is available on site.
Every room at this farm stay is air conditioned and is fitted with a TV. The rooms include a private bathroom fitted with a shower. Extras include free toiletries and a hair dryer. Casali di Margello features free WiFi .
There is a shared lounge at the property.
On the upper floor of the farmhouse, also characterized by wood, is the restaurant where you can taste the dishes of good and healthy Sicilian tradition, inspired by ancient recipes: homemade pasta, mushrooms, vegetables, meat from breeding company, accompanied by excellent regional wines and spirits. The menu is varied, changing with the seasons, favoring the products of the farm.
At guests' disposal: two swimming pools (6 meters x 12, 6 meters x 18), playground, bowling alley, ping-pong table, soccer field, wireless internet connection in outdoor areas (WI FI) free, air conditioning in all rooms.
Private parking available free of charge without reservation.
Pets allowed on request.
Other services: transfer to and from airport (fee), common room, daily cleaning service, meeting / banquet space.
Credit cards accepted: All.
The rooms are all air conditioned with private bathroom, satellite TV, minibar, separate entrance, parking, and were obtained from the renovation of old houses of the nineteenth century, using architectural elements that belong to the Sicilian tradition: terracotta floors, exposed stone , wrought iron and wooden roof beams.
Type Double Room (1-6)
Is a Suite:
Max guests 2
Bed size(s) 1 large double bed
Room size 20 m²
Air-conditioned room with wood-beamed ceilings, a TV, and a private bathroom.
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