The Casale is perfect for those who want to appreciate the beauty of central Italy.
At the crossroad between Tuscany, Lazio and Umbria, it has a 360° panoramic view overlooking rural landscape.
It is situated perfectly if you wish to enjoy medieval gems or simply swim in the pure water of Bolsena.
Natural hot springs are everywhere. You can hike and bike at the Monte Rufeno, enjoy an aperitivo at San Casciano, Sorano or Aquapendente.
At the Casale, you will watch the most beautiful sunset.
The Casale s name is Copertone from the stream that flows down the hill.
It was a ruin. It has been restored by our parents who designed the interiors and the garden, taking care of the plants and flowers.
Today is a lived, warm and restful house, located on top of a gentle hill in the middle of wheat fields.
It is tastefully decorated to reflect the region and landscape of the countryside.
The house has 2 floors. On the ground floor there is a large living room with fireplace, a kitchen with oven, and dishwasher, breakfast room, a bathroom with shower and a double bedroom
There are four bedrooms upstairs along with two bathrooms with a bathtub.
A few days before your arrival at the "Casale con tre viste", I will send you the cellphone of one of us, who will show you the house upon your arrival, and will explain to you everything you need to know. This person will be your contact during your staying at the Casale.
The Casale is located at only 10 km from the Spa of San Casciano dei Bagni and at the border of the Natural Reserve of Monte Rufeno (15 min by car) where one can enjoy trekking and horse riding.
In 30 minutes one can reach suggestive places such as Montalcino, Pienza, Bagno Vignoni, Orvieto and Città della Pieve.
The nearest lake is Bolsena lake (just 25 minutes by car) where you can rent boats of various types.
From the Casale you can also admire the Amiata Mountains where you can visit the Wildlife Park and observe many species of animals living in an almost natural conditions. " In San Casciano dei Bagni (10 Km) there are craft shops, wineries and excellent traditional restaurants. In Acquapendente (7 Km), one can buy various local products: meat, wines, jams, legumes, cereals, oil and cheese of local Coperative.
You can also reach the sea at just 1 hour by car. We suggest the natural reserve of Macchiatonda and Capalbio. Sorano and Pitigliano, wonderful medieval sites, are on the road toward the sea.
It has a splendid view, on all sides:
· Behind the Casale is protected by the woods of Mount Rufeno, which is a natural park in Umbria.
· On the right side, you can admire the Tuscan medieval and renaissance villages, with the clay and the rows of cypresses.
· On the left side, you will find Acquapendente, the last town in northern Lazio, where it is a pleasure to come and go for an aperitif, a dinner or breakfast.
When we go to COPERTONE we love:
· Play sports, go to the lake and to the Termal bath
· Cook (there is an oven that makes amazing pizzas, and a barbecue)
. Discover the nearest wineries
· Take care of the plants and the garden
· Walk around and run into animals such as foxes or deer
. Look at the stars and the milky way
. Relax, read and take all the nap we want!
You need a car when you stay at the Casale Copertone. As you can notice by the pictures, you reach is calm and outstanding location following a country road. We and the farmers that use it, always look after the road and is in good conditions. Anyway, if you have the choice, come with a car that is not to low.
One of us will come with you to the Casale the first time and show you how to reach it and how everything works thereGet the full listing »