ED Refnr. 455234
Do you feel like on top of the world? Romantic, scenic, historic delicious Italy is all contained within Abruzzo's boarders. The "House of the Sun 'is on the outskirts of the village of Catignano (only 1400 inhabitants) between the mountains of the Apennines and the Adriatic coast in the unspoilt Italian region of Abruzzo . This charming area,not yet discovered by mass tourism region in central Italy ,is rich with rolling hills, vineyards and olive trees. On the holiday - with wonderful private swimming pool - you feel like on top of the world. It lies on a ridge, a beautiful location with a breathtaking panorama, including overlooking a Mediterranean olive grove. Nowhere are the highest mountains of the Apennines so close to the sea.It is the perfect place to explore Abruzzo's riches: lounging on spectacular beaches, participate in climbing the entertainment during the local festivals, rugged and enchanting mountains, real pizza taste and feast on fresh fish caught here, visiting unique museums and ruins and shopping in stores with handcrafted products..Slowly slide your way into the rhythm of authentic everyday Italian life with good espresso on the terrace of the house gazing at the majestic Majella Mountains and the beautiful Gran Sasso massif (national park) or walking on the Monday market where you can buy fresh products, such as porchetta (traditional dish of roasted pork), salsicce (spicy sausage) and cheese are.
The apartment is located in a romantic country house and has WiFi. The view, also from the private pool is spectacular: the blue sea to the high mountains. The comfortable house has room for six people . For our guest house we offers 120 sqm with large living room with fireplace ,tv ,dvd, 3 special bedrooms , comfortable kitchen(30sqm) and bathroom , a large sun terrace with a special panoramic view where you can take a breakfast on the morning.In the 3 bedroom with spacious wardrobe, special emphasis on good mattresses and beautiful bed linen was laid you can find all comfort . Dining area provides an opportunity to relax or for a romantic dinner.The apartment has a unique, elegant and modern and fresh design and has its own creativity. There are high ceilings and plenty of natural light. The windows have shutters and mosquito nets.The house has a private entrance which is accessed via an external staircase and terrace. Situated on a corner of the pool area, which thanks to a tall, green hedge has great privacy. From the bath or lounging on one of the sun beds enjoying the stunning panoramic views. If it gets too hot in the sun, no problem, there is also an olive tree that provides plenty of shade .The region is famous for its arrosticini (grilled pieces of lamb or pork on a stick), olive oil of high quality and the true Montepulciano d'Abruzzo wine which you can buy directly from the manufacturer. Restaurants offer also other Abruzzese specialties such as fresh fish, porchetta and the famous' Maccheroni alla ghitarra (pasta).
The Catignano town is 365 meters high and is small but friendly. You'll find a baker, butcher, bank, two grocery shops, a cafe and bar-cafes. Within a few kilometers you'll find plenty of local restaurants. You can make beautiful walks in the area. Most artists would love to travel and work here. Probably no other place in the world can inspire the senses, awaken one's creativity and deeply gratify the search for beauty like this corner of the world. Art overflows everywhere - from the many exquisite medieval towns to the breathtaking views of a countryside dotted with castles, villas and abbeys. Do you want to tailor yourself a different vacation ? We offers a variety of opportunities.
Walking - Horseback riding - Mountain biking – Trekking
Our home are surrounded by a 3 National Parks with a few lake , wide spaces and olive groves where you can walk, horse riding , mountain biking to explore our surroundings. We will suggest special tours and indicate the most charming places to visit. We will give you maps and road- information.
Wine & Olive Oil Tasting
You can taste the wines produced directly by farmer's association and it is possible to visit the farm and its wine cellar. Here is possible to make the olive oil tasting that will be accompanied by rich snacks of "bruschetta" toasted bread. Themed Dinners - our guests can taste typical Abruzzo food and local seasonal products. . It is an entire week of Art events, music and food tasting.Why not experience classic or modern music classes or test yourself in cooking or learning italian ?
Outlet & Shopping
If you wish to spend a day for shopping, the most famous outlets, (entire outlet village) to buy original made in Italy brands are located about half hour away.
Our location is surrounded by the most beautiful and fun pathways to ride motorbike or scooters as well as hundreds white roads that cross our wonderful green valleys down to the shores of the Adriatic Sea
Extra costs :
Heating: according to consumption (Mandatory).
Climatisation / Ventilators: according to consumption (Mandatory).
Visitor's tax: included in price (Mandatory).
Gas: according to consumption (Mandatory).
Final cleaning: once per object Costs amounting to 80 EUR (Mandatory).
Cot for children: once per object available and included in price (Mandatory).
Bed linen: once per person for rent at a price of 8 EUR (optional).
Towels: once per person for rent at a price of 2 EUR (optional).
Parking facilities: per object and day included in price (Mandatory).
Electricity: per object and day according to consumption (Mandatory).
Fuel for chimney/fireplace: per object and day according to consumption (Mandatory).
Internet: per object and week Costs amounting to 10 EUR (optional).
Water: per person and week according to consumption (Mandatory).Get the full listing »