On the edge of the province of Siena, bordering onto the province of Viterbo, and at the foot of Monte Amiata.This beautiful, recently restored farmhouse is set in open countryside overlooking the Val di Paglia and the fortress of Radicofani.This is a farmhouse of rare charm, the interior is very light and well furnished, outside it is surrounded by a large lawn with a very nice swimming pool. Extremely well decorated
Main building sleeps 10
Ground floor: a large lounge-dining room with a fireplace, a kitchen, a double bedroom, a bathroom with a shower.
First floor: a double bedroom, three twin bedrooms, a bathroom with a bath, and a bathroom with a shower.
Annex sleeps 2+2
Ground floor: a lounge-dining area with a kitchenette, fireplace and a double sofa bed, a double bedroom, a bathroom with a shower. Suitable for disabled.
Garden: Swimming pool (12x6mt.), garden furniture, outside shower and toilet.
|Size||Sleeps up to 14, 6 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Lake Bolsena 20 km|
|Nearest Amenities||5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Roma 160 km, Nearest railway: Viterbo 55 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Rooms||6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (6), Double beds (3)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
Northen Lazio, characterized by lush vegetation, rolling hills and lakes, small hamlets and wonderful medieval towns.
The area is full of historic sites to visit from Etruscans tombs to Roman amphitheatres, from medieval castles to renaissance churches. It is also conveniently placed for trips into Tuscany and Umbria and of course Florence and Rome.
It is in a strategic position, being on the borders of Tuscany, Lazio and Umbria, for visiting historical and cultural sites since within one hour of the area you can reach an impressive range of hilltop towns, Etruscan ruins areas of great natural beauty.
Proceno is on the border of Lazio and Tuscany. In Lazio you have the Monte Rufeno Wildlife Reserve where there are paths for trekking and horse-back riding. Lake Bolsena is within easy reach. Then in Tuscany you have the thermal baths of San Casciano dei Bagni just a short drive away and Val d'Orcia with the spas of Bagni San Filippo and Bagno Vignoni are within easy reach.
The Acquapendente 9-hole golf course can be reached in under 15 minutes.
This area is famous the world over for its traditional cooking and for its many music, wine and food festivals, carnivals and religious festivals. An example is given below, it is not exhaustive and all dates should be checked with the local tourist information office.
Orvieto – Umbria Jazz
Acquapendente - Pugnaloni (flower tapestry) carnival
Canino di Corbara - goose festival
Orvieto and Bolsena, Corpus Domini
Marta - wine festival
Torre Alfina Blues Festival
Bolsena - Santa Cristina's Mystery pageant
Castiglione in Teverina – wine festival
Trevinano - roast pork festival
Proceno - a red garlic festival
Capodimonte - lake fish festival
Torre Alfina - wild boar festival
Onano - lentil festival
Acquapendente - farmers' carnival
Orvieto - slow food festival
Piancastagnaio – chestnut festival
Soriano nel Cimino – chestnut festival
Castiglione in Teverina - San Martino mushrooms and wine festival