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House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 Home 87431
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House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8
Poco Galles is a welcoming, spacious house set alongside the national park area of the Majella. The house is set in a very peaceful hamlet close to Palombaro.
Peace and relaxation can be enjoyed whilst walking through the many foot paths of the Majella, enjoying lunch at the several picnic areas.
The ancient town of Lanciano, which is older than rome, can be reached in 15 mins. Long sandy beaches and pebble coast can be reached in 40/30 mins respectively.
There are two water parks, the closest being a 50 mins drive. There are markets most days in towns close to the house. Beautiful restaurants and agriturismos in abundance can all be reached in a short car trip.
The house is ideal for families and is well equipped with 3 bedrooms, room- 1 super king size bed, room- 2 super king size bed, room 3- bunk beds, and living room has double bed settee.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Nearest beach||La Morge (sandy) San Vito (sandy) Chietino( shingl 25 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Pescara 50 km, Nearest railway: Lanciano 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 8|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Swing set|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
Play station 2 plays dvd (large selsction in the house)
The Abruzzo region
To travel to Abruzzo is to witness an age-old Italian lifestyle that has not changed for centuries. You'll find ancient beechwood forests inhabited by wolves, wild boar and bears. Century-old footpaths, still used by colourfully-attired shepherds and their flocks, ominous castles which now guard nothing but beautiful scenery. catching a glimps of a soaring royal eagle or a lone family of mountain goats.
Abruzzo is mountainous region, with its eastern border marked by vast white sandy beaches, and pebbled coves stretching along the Adriatic coast, with breakwaters in the sea, allowing safe bathing for children, and a haven for small sea wildlife, ideal for snorkelling.
Abruzzo is steeped in history, with ancient buildings allowing you to visit a Cathedral built on a bridge or the Abbey overlooking the cliffs along the Adriatic. Why not take a boat trip on lake Bomba, or even wake board behind it. In spring you can snowboard in the mountains, then in the afternoon, paddle in the warm azure blue sea of the Adriatic. There is the stunning grotte de cavalone, a 2km long cave, only accessible via a gondola lift, high into the mountain, a castle on a dormant volcano at Roccascalegna, just to name a few of the attractions in the area.
Through the whole of August to the middle of September there are festivals all over the region, with something for everyone, every evening. However the festival season in Abruzzo starts in May.
Palombaro is an ancient town built on top of a hill, it hosts festivals during the month of August as do most villages and towns in the area. Palombaro is a small friendly town, that hosts a small market weekly, it comprises of a few local pubs, hotel that has an outdoor pool which is open to the public for a small charge.
Macerlleria (butchers), a supermarket, bank with cash point. A 16th century monastery ruins can be found in a small cave, a short walk into the hills, 40mins drive to local small ski resort or 50 mins to the 3rd biggest ski resort in Italy.
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