Apartment | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Le Galelle, is a large country house in the village of Rosciano and is situated in the heart of Abruzzo, in a wonderful location, offering stunning views of both the Gran Sasso and Maiella mountain ranges. We are centrally located with easy access to motorway, airport, beaches, ski, shopping and much more. The apartment is self-contained accommodation on the first floor of the house, sleepingup to 10. All rooms are large and spacious with stunning mountain or Olive grove views. Access to free WIFI. The house has a large enclosed garden, with plunge pool, (June-September) fun for the kids and perfect for cooling off, making it suitable for families with children or couples, while you relax with a glass of good local wine, and food on the BBQ taking in the beautiful views, in this lovely part of Italy. The region of Abruzzo has so much to offer so you can make your stay as energetic or as relaxing as you would like.
he wonderful clean beaches of the Adriatic are just 25 minutes away with crystal clear waters and where you will find trabocchi (traditional fishing huts) dotted along the coast.
The apartment is great for those who like to ramble or cycle and there are some truly wonderful routes in the National Parks.
We are also less than 10 minutes from the Megalo shopping complex with over 100 shops.
The region of Abruzzo has so much to offer so you can make your stay as energetic or as relaxing as you would like.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Pescara 25 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Pescara 20 km, Nearest railway: Chieti Scalo 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||3 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The Marche/Abruzzo region
Abruzzo is the best environmentally protected region in Europe and has it all, the national parks, nature reserves, scenery, wildlife, lakes, mountains, hilltop towns, churches, museums, art, architecture, local wine & cuisine, thermal springs & spas, castles, festivals, hermitages,rivers, waterfalls, abbeys and archaeological sites. It is also home to the marsican brown bear, wolves, wild boar.
A third of the area of Abruzzo is protected and it is a marvellous place for nature-watching. It has three National Parks (National Park of Gran Sasso-Laga, National Park of Abruzzo and National Park of Maiella), a regional park (Park of Sirente-Velino) view which can be enjoyed from the apartment and more than 30 nature reserves and oases.
The Adriatic coast with its pines and palm-lined promenades is only 25 minutes drive from Le Gallele, so you can spend all day at the beach enjoying the turquoise waters or just relaxing on the sand. with133km of seaside and coastline with blue flag beaches waiting for you to soak up the sun and there are water sports facilities, and the golden sands are clean and safe for children. The resorts are modern with a good selection of restaurants and cafés.
Characteristic features of the southern coast of Abruzzo are the 'trabocchi', which are distinctive wooden structures that look like spiders, used for fishing.
Activities in the region include skiing, walking, cycling, mountaineering, horse riding, canoeing, fishing, shooting, cross country skiing, equestrian trekking, windsurfing, mountain biking and golf.
Climate: We are fortunate to enjoy long hot summers, warm springs and autumns with the winter being short and quite mild but with snow on the surrounding mountains.
With so much to explore, we can provide information on tours by guides or which you can do yourself and discover Abruzzo and make the most of this beautiful part of Italy, as we have carefully prepared to ensure that you fully enjoy all that the region has to offer.
These are just some of the tour ideas:
Lake Scanno and villages
Olives press, wine tasting, pizza making
Celano/castle, Alba fucens, Pescina
Historical towns of Lanciano & Chieti
The Maiella National Park
Sulmona, Roccacasale and Popoli
Gran Sasso south
Sirente Regional Park
Churches & places of spiritual interest
Museums and cities of art
Cycling and walking
We can also give advice on how to make the most of your stay and we can supply you with local contacts and information centres, which will be more than happy to help.
The charming village of Rosciano,is set between both the Maiella and Gran sasso national parks a typical Italian village, with local tradition very much at its heart, which has a beautiful medieval tower and local bars, shops, restaurants, wine cantinas and an olive press.
With many Festas (parties) held through out the year, especially during the summer months, where you will find typical Abruzzo foods, wine and music, with something for all ages. A great way to get into the local spirit and soak up the atmosphere of real local life.
The modern and lively city of Pescara is just 20 minutes away and also has many events on through out the year, including the renowned Jazz festival, cycling events and various road-shows. With a host of restaurants and bars you'll never be short of something to do.
Why not have a day out in Rome, you can take the coach locally for 28.00euros return and we can drop you and collect you from the pick-up point.