The apartment is placed in the quite and renewed Borgata Tesso (Tesso Village). Its positions gives many advantages. First of all the closeness to the historic centre (where the great part of the attractions are) easily reachable by public transport (15 min). Right in front of it there's a smart shopping centre made out of an early century factory with 40 shops and a supermarket but you can also find the typical shops of a small village and the traditional daily morning open market (just some blocks far).
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Caselle Airoprt 10.5 km, Nearest railway: Porta Susa 2.6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details indoors|
The kitchen is fully equipped and is supplied with staples commodities as olive oil, vinegar, salt and sugar.
Parking can be easily found in the street and it's free
Piedmont, in literal meaning at the foot of the mountain, is a region marked out by a variety of landscapes. From the Alps Mountains, in which most of Turin Winter Olympic Games competitions took place in the 2006, to the plane pleasant countryside along side the Po river passing through the charming hills of the Langhe and Monferrato where the Barolo, Barbaresco, Nebbiolo and Barbera renowned vines are cultivated.
The climate is temperate (15° average), sometimes rainy, during the Spring and Autumn and can be very hot in Summer. Winter is cold, about 0° average, between the month of December and January.
Turin has been the first capital of unite Italy. It's considered a Baroque city due it's large amount of XVII century buildings and monuments (most of all Guarino Guarini's and Fillippo Juvarra's).
Placed in the crossing of three rivers (Po, Dora and Stura) the city gives the pleasant sight of the Alps Mountains to north-east and the gentle hills along to Po river to the south-west. Turin offers a charming choice of fluvial Parks.
In the last 15 years, coming from a heavy industrial past, has been raised to a very tourist city at the rate of Rome and Florence. Lots of prestigious events take place in it every year: the Salone del Gusto (Taste Exhibithion), the Salone del Libro (Book Exhibition), the Torino Film Festival just to cite the most important ones.
Borgata Tesso is a quite village with many shops, some bars, pubs and restaurants that have got the main advantage to be very close to Turin historic centre, the so called Quadrilatero Romano, a picturesque reticulate of small streets devided into contradas full of little shops and craftman's studio's in which is easy to run into medieval buildings.