About us

Something about us

Miriam Paladino is an excellent business lady who wishes to expand her professional experience, she is a lover of nature and horses and strongly wanted to achieve what now is the Antica Dimora Cutrufelli Residence. The professional skills and enthusiasm, the various agreements with local businesses, combined with the complicity of the family, make this the ideal place to spend a relaxing holiday full of ancient perfumes and Mediterranean flavours.


The Antica Dimora Cutrufelli Residence is located in Graniti, a town in the province of Messina, which is a few kilometers from the main seaside resorts such as Taormina and Giardini Naxos, in the countryside of the Valle Alcantara.

How to Reach Us

By car

Graniti is easily reached from the A18 which connects Messina to Catania and is located approximately half way between the two provincial capitals, 55km from Messina and 45 km from Catania. To reach the Antica Dimora Cutrufelli Residence, you must exit at Giardini Naxos and then continue for about 7 km towards Francavilla Di Sicilia. For more information see www.autodtrade.it

By Train

You can reach the Antica Dimora Cutrufelli Residence by train from most of the important cities in Sicily and Italy. All trains that go from Messina – Siracusa and viceversa stop at Taormina – Giardini Naxos. The residence is only 10 minutes away from Taormina – Giardini Naxos train station and it can be reached by bus or taxi. See www.trenitalia.com for more information.
Curiosity: A note on this station, one of the most beautiful in Italy, thanks to its Art Nouveau Siciliano.

By Plane

The nearest airport is the international airport of Catania Fontanarossa which is about 65 Km from Graniti. From the airport there is a direct bus to Messina that stops in Giardini Naxos. It is possible to rent a car at the parking lot in front of the airport where there are all the major companies (Avis, Hertz, Maggiore etc …). From the airport you can reach the residence Antica Dimora Cutrufelli in about an hour by motorway A18 direction Messina, exit at Giardini Naxos. Visit www.aeroporto.catania.it for more information.

Please contact us for further information and reservations.


Sat Coordinates (GPS)
Latitude: 37.8300599 (Nord)
Longitude: 15.2685924 (Est)

I nostri recapiti

Antica Dimora Cutrufelli
Via Archimede
98035 Graniti, ME
+39 388 3695974
+39 347 2206065