Nothing is missing: come to us and you will be greeted with warmth and maximum care. Before entering leave the schedules, stress, the search for parking and the heat. You will tell me how you will feel rested when you leave, !! The large living room, 2 bathrooms, independent kitchen where you can cook our fresh fish bought from refrigerated vans that arrive in the morning with the catch of the night. You find everything very well equipped for a holiday at the top. You also have private parking and reserved. This region is visited every year by thousands of tourists and we find a healthy relaxation, joy, clean air and a safe sea for you and your children, excellent food and wine and all the warmth you want, but above all the privacy you want from the holiday.
Falconara Marittima is a town in the Marches of about 28 thousand inhabitants, in the province of Ancona, fringed with sandy beaches much loved by tourists from all over the peninsula: the main resource is offered by the sea and by life on the beach. From the highest point of the village, in the innermost area that goes up the first hills, on a clear day you can admire a good part of the Adriatic coast, from Pesaro to Monte Conero, and sometimes even the profile of Croatia can be glimpsed.
Behind the panoramic promenade, in a dominant position on the center, the Castle rises proudly and strutting up, today the municipal seat, built between the eleventh and twelfth centuries and subjected to various changes over time. Transformed, after centuries of military activity, in large country house, today the castle has been restored to its original splendor and continues to communicate a sense of power and protection. The charming and spacious courtyard of the castle every year, in the summer months, hosts an exciting program of shows and concerts aimed at an audience of all ages.
Near Falconara Marittima there is another castle interesting to Rocca Priora, in the past bulwark for the defense of the nearby Ancona from enemy attacks from the north. Provided with slits and a drawbridge after particularly violent raid, the castle was completely restored in 1756 by the Marquis Thumps and became his private residence.
To see the district Castelferretti, created between 1384 and 1386 by Francesco Ferretti and later, in 1397, declared the county by Pope Boniface IX. Chaired long armed forces, was used as a refuge from the people of the region during the struggles in Brand Anconitana. At the top of the hill overlooking Castel Ferretti you can admire the Villa Monte Domini, built by the Conti Ferretti in 1505 and reachable, from the center of the village, through a long and impressive staircase.
Finally in Falconara Marittima deserve the attention of the visitor, the Church of St. Mary of Mercy of the fifteenth century, with its beautiful frescoes school Umbria-Marche, and the Franciscan Library and Picena created by Father Candido Mariotti in honor of St. Francis' Assisi and the Franciscan.
Going down to the coast is finally time to enjoy the sea: the seaside in Falconara Marittima offers numerous local, bathing facilities and play areas for children, in addition to organized sports activities on the shoreline and theme nights in bars that dot the picturesque beach. Along the coast is also a zoo of over 60 000 m², born in 1968 and ready to thrill young and old.
To make the holiday more enjoyable we think the climate of the Marche coast, characterized by mild temperatures and always plenty of sunny days during the year. The average values of the coldest month, January, ranging from a minimum of 1 ° C to a maximum of 9 ° C, while in July and August, the warmest months, we go from a minimum of 17 ° C to a maximum of 28 ° C. Rainfall is concentrated mainly from the end of summer to the beginning of winter, when they reach an average of 70-80 mm of monthly rainfall.
With the weather and environmental conditions so favorable, it is not difficult to imagine the wealth of events that are organized throughout the year, especially during the summer. Festivals, cultural events, concerts and festivals are almost on the agenda, but one of the most original occasions held in the month of August is the Exhibition of Comics, which invades the central Piazza Mazzini with a wave of colorful stalls and Visitors enthusiasts.
Reach Falconara Marittima is not difficult, whatever means you choose to use. Those arriving by car should take the A14 motorway, coming from the north in the direction of Ancona and coming from the south towards Napoli, then exit at Ancona Nord and follow the signs to Rome, to continue on SS76 towards Pesaro / Falconara Marittima continue on SS16 following signs to destination. For those who prefer the train station Falconara Marittima is a short walk from the city center, while the closest airport is Ancona Falconara, just 5 km from the center of Falconara Marittima (Ancona). One important thing for those who want to stay at our hotel is to know that from here the rail links with Rome, Naples, Perugia, Terni and the inland Marches reached quickly. Our hills are so interesting and all to visit such as the pace of the Furlo Gorge dell 'Infernaccio the wonderful Jesi wonders of which even the people closest to the city every day is surprising. From here you can visit all the villages and wonderful interior, characteristic centers of art and culture and also of typical products such as oil wine truffles meat delicatessen cheeses unique flavor for every palate. The history of Falconara is very long and linked to the Papal States until the unification of Italy. Beautiful to visit are the nearby Ancona, Osimo, Loreto, Porto Recanati, Castelfidardo, Senigallia where, as we life is not dear and heritage socio-economic-cultural-artistic and religious is really very rich. One suggestion is to visit the Frasassi.
Today the caves are open to the public who can visit them, accompanied by professional guides, on a smooth tourist route lasting about 75 minutes.
Visitors can experience the excitement of a world turned upside down, hidden and beautiful, made of beautiful environments, rich in extraordinary natural sculptures, where the silence is broken only by the dripping of water droplets that makes the complex alive and evolving.
The senses are deceived and no longer able to evaluate the size and distances and the guide who accompanies us with your information, we are surprised and wonder.
The stalactites, stalagmites, castings calcic and ponds crystallized, represent the most beautiful part of the caves and are the final expression of the long work done by rainwater on the rock.
In fact, if the limestones are cracked, the rain water penetrates through the surface of the soil, circulates inside the rocks by following the cracks and, as the water is always a certain amount of CO2, the limestone is partially melted and the cracks are enlarged where the circulation of water is greater.
The constant dripping because the transfer of carbon dioxide from water to air, baking soda, sold the CO2 becomes insoluble and settles producing beautiful concretions. The discovery of the magical Frasassi, equipped and enlightened as we can all visit them, it's like a fairy tale, and like a fairy tale, begins with ....
There was once a group of friends who, after the war devoted their free time to caving.
These friends, in 1948, created the Speleological Group Marches of Ancona that explores the karst mountains of Marche.
Time passes and these friends cavers, who in the meantime have made group with the Italian Alpine Club of Ancona, along the northern slopes of Mount Vallemontagnana, they discovered a small entrance leading into a tiny room.
Nothing special, but, by some cracks in the wall, a kind of subterranean wind that turned their curiosità.Dopo few days of excavation, our heroes, they managed to make inroads in a narrow and here to slide towards the edge of a dark void from which they dropped a rock.
When, in total darkness, the stone began to fall, the speleologists held their breath.
The echo came after a time that seemed long: it was September 25, 1971 and had been discovered the Great Cave of the Wind, the one now called Hall of Ancona Frasassi, one of the most spectacular karst complex in the world. To descend from the top of the Abyss Ancona were needed special equipment, but our heroes overcame adversity and, when finally touched the bottom of the cave, and with the lights they saw the splendor and unique beauty of this amazing underground world, decided that others could see that wonder
Four years later, on 1 September 1974 he officially opened the tunnel of over two hundred meters, dug into the rock, which made it possible to access the Abyss Ancona and almost a thousand meters of path Frasassi Gorge.Get the full listing »