Immersed in the greenery and in the shade of lush plants "Corte Caselle" offers a serene comfort in the peace of the typical Mantuan countryside. The ancient remembrance of walls and rooms of a typical peasant house reappears childhood memories, open air games with the scent of grass and the past. Large and mobile rooms that transmit feelings of warmth and intimacy and invite you to relax. An experience of past feelings and many other emotions of country life long ago.
"Corte Caselle", easily reachable from the highway, is just a few minutes from Mantova, a city of art with ancient rural traditions.
Every corner of the house speaks of a peasant reality in contrast to elegant furnishings with period furniture in every room.
A rustic yet elegant and comfortable environment.
The ceilings with authentic beams restored to the rule of art give the environment an authentic rural structure but refined details of the casual homes of once.
On the ground floor the large lounge overlooks the large park, which recalls the typical atmosphere of the Mantuan farmhouses, and the long rows of tall Cypress poplars allow you to enjoy a cool shade. Always on the ground floor the characteristic and large masonry kitchen, equipped with antique fireplace, allows you to cook and consume the meal on the large antique table.
Upstairs three large bedrooms and a quaint bathroom, designed personally by the owner, in the liberty style.
Outside, under a comfortable open porch, facing the orchard, a space equipped with an old wood-burning oven, a vintage marble sink, a table with benches to enjoy outdoor culinary moments. Adjacent to the porch a large barbecue to cook in the company of wonderful grills. In the same building there is a convenient laundry / dispensing compartment with two washing machines and two washers.
The tranquility of the place and the spacious spaces make for a relaxing family or company break, as well as a romantic stay immersed in nature and away from stress.
In the immediate vicinity, you can enjoy the authentic and genuine Mantuan cuisine in the charming agritourism of the area.
Mantua, a city of art, is together with Sabbioneta inserted in 2008 on the UNESCO World Heritage List; Both of them shared by the precious legacy left by the Gonzaga that made it two of the major centers of the Italian and European Renaissance. The city is a true urban museum rich in prestigious religious and civil architecture that witness the passage of great artists such as Giulio Romano, Andrea Mantegna, Leon Battista Alberti and Luca Fancelli. A pleasant walk through the city allows you to enjoy the view of the Ducal Palace, the Castle of S. Giorgio, of the Cathedral of S. Pietro, of the great square Sordello and then Piazza Erbe with the Palazzo del Podestà and Palazzo della Ragione, the Basilica of S. Andrea, the Rotunda of S. Lorenzo, the magnificent Teatro Scientifico by Antonio Galli Bibiena, the Teatro Sociale, the Church of S. Sebastian to Palazzo Te. Within each of the paintings of rare beauty.
For those who love bicycling, there are interesting routes in the surrounding countryside to reach, with the existing bicycle, Lake Garda.
In the nearby village of Stradella you can rent a car.
The proximity to the Mantua Nord exit of the A22 motorway (three kilometers from the farm) makes it easy to reach many tourist destinations: Lake Garda, Verona, Padua and Venice to the north, Parma, Bologna, Cremona to the south.Get the full listing »