Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 8 km; Great for children of all ages ;
It has been beautifully restored maintaining many traditional elements while creating a charming and comfortable ambience. With an eye for detail and her own style inspired by her worldwide travel the owner has created a unique and pleasing decor both inside and out. S …see more
2 May 2015
"A key to the best of Abruzzo Italy"
Whichever way you arrive at this unique, lovingly and sensitively restored Italian farmhouse you are struck by the numerous mountain top villages in the area. The house is hidden amongst the vineyards… More
25 Apr 2015
"Loved dining outside in the sun and relaxing on the terrace"
Lovely house. Beautifully decorated. Best bit for me was definitely eating outside on the terrace every morning with breakfast.
Surrounding area was great to explore, the REAL Italy - awesome food… More
Thank you - I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and appreciated this beautiful region of Italy and its local food culture.
25 Sep 2015
"Relaxing Country Farmhouse."
We are a middle aged couple who rented this house in September 2015.
We were very comfortable in this former farm house which has been fairly recently renovated. We occupied the roomy master bedroom … More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 15 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Spacious modern apartment in traditional villa on edge of village. Relax on sunny terraces, enjoy beautiful countryside, spectacular moutain views or take short drive to lovely beaches, golf course or National Parks for walking, nature, skiing and much more. …see more
6 Jul 2012
"A little bit of Heaven."
Surely this is what Heaven will be. The stay at Casa Collina marked our eleventh trip to Italy, and we have entered it in the diary as one of our finest holidays. The perfectly appointed and immacul… More
18 Jun 2012
We stayed in this clean and comfortable apartment for a week. Our stay was a complete bliss. I would get up early in the morning and bask in the sun reading my book under the olive tree listening to t… More
27 Apr 2012
"This fabulous home was a joy to stay in and the views were spectacular !"
Casa Collina is a wonderful home located in a peaceful setting with incredible views of the mountains and surrounding hill sides, We stayed for a month and enjoyed every minute of it ! The home is im… More
Beautiful 18th Century Stone Farmhouse .
Is located only 20 minutes from the blue flag beaches at Francavilla and 10 minutes to the Maiella National Park. The house is secluded and your privacy is assured yet you are only 5 minutes from the heart of the village.
For …see more
11 Nov 2014
"A beautiful house with stunning views that is perfect any holiday"
This holiday home was truly amazing. It sits quietly in the Italian countryside and is conveniently located close to the beach and lake. Having travelled over winter, the house was warm and sheltered … More
2 Sep 2014
"Sorry I used so much fire wood"
Submitting a late review of my time at this villa. First visited for a week in September 12 to enjoy the sun, then celebrated new year 2013/14 and a further week in March 14 skiing the local mount Ros… More
6 Sep 2015
"Villa Paolo 'Rustic Beauty'"
If you're looking for rural Italy, this is the place for you. Quite simply, it is tranquillity and rustic beauty wrapped into one glorious package. The beautiful stone walled villa holds five spacious… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 15 km; Great for children of all ages ;
A wonderful place where you can relax exploring the unique and wild landscape of Abruzzo, region full of history, nature, excellent food and lifestyle. Giuliano Teatino has a wonderful position that allows you to get the Adriatic sea and the mountains easily and quickly …see more
Such a nice welcome, a clean, well equipped little apartment with breathtaking views to national parks and towards Chieti. The small town of Bucchianico is interesting and hosts Joe and Frankie, have… More
9 Oct 2012
"We just hated to have come home and leave it all behind"
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Villa Leonardo. Our hosts (Frankie and Joe)were very knowledgeable regarding the abruzzo area and were able to advise on places to visit. Without a car our location… More
9 Oct 2012
"This is the real Italy, definitely planning to return next Summe"
I had a fabulous week at Villa Leonardo apartments, great accommodation with the views of the valley and mountains which are amazing, my room had it's own balcony but preferred to sit on the shared la… More
All fixtures and fittings are new. TV with DVD/CD player & USB port. Selection of books, Cds, DVDs provided …see more
31 Jan 2016
"A marvellous stay, beautiful scenery, delightful and comfortable apartment!"
We spent our winter holiday at Villa Leonardo, and didn’t regret our choice for a second. The hosts turned out very friendly and were always there to help. The room was absolutely fantastic, with pe… More
1 Oct 2013
"best holiday apartments ever"
just back from a really relaxing week in villa leonardo holiday apartments.Hosts layla the dog and buddy the cat made us so welcome.....oh and frankie and joe of course! Great place to stay with beaut… More
Thank you for your great review. It was a pleasure having you all here and we are so glad that the dog & cat made you feel so welcome!! It's great that you had a go at the local lingo ...that always helps! As discussed - hopefully we will see you guys in 2014!
26 Aug 2013
"Super accommodation in a beautiful area"
The quality of these appartments would be hard to beat. The location is very convenient for walking in the Majella, spending time at the beach - or sighseeing in the many interesting local towns. … More
We are glad that you enjoyed & appreciated Villa Leonardo & the surrounding area. Hoping to see you again very soon!
All fixtures and fittings are new. TV with DVD/CD player & USB port. Selection of books, Cds, DVDs provided …see more
3 Aug 2014
"lovely accomodation in a beautiful location with very friendly owners"
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Bucchianico. The accommodation was very stylishly furnished and lovely and light with picturesque views all around it and plenty of terraces and space to enjoy the … More
12 Jul 2014
"Great location and apartment!"
Stayed at Villa Leonardo for a week and it was perfect location. The apartment was a good size for 2 couples, we were able to make meals and eat out on the decks. Frankie & Joe were helpful in showi… More
2 Oct 2013
"a joy from start to finish"
just back from a lovely holiday in villa leonardo holiday apartments.hosts layla the dog and buddy the cat made us so welcome...oh as did frankie and joe!.Great place to stay and experience the real I… More
Thanks for taking the time to review our apartments....and thanks for leaving the apartment so clean when you left! We love the way people are always blown away by the excellent views...photos just dont do them justice. We and all the animals miss you very much and can't wait to see you again next year!!
"Exceptional villa with extraordinary english speaking owners."
We have stayed in many Villa's and in many places, this is one of the best. Beautifully appointed, great beds, stylish, great pool. Our two bedroom villa had three wonderful terraces to sit and cont… More
Thank you so much for your great review. It's great to know that others love our Villa and the area as much as we do!! Thanks for leaving the place so tidy aswell! So glad you enjoyed the cucumbers, you should come back some day and help us with the olive harvest. We genuinely kind of miss guests like yourselves after you go, looking forward to seeing you again someday or waving as we pass each other in the airport to do a house swap! very warm thanks from Frankie, Joe & Ellis
25 Jun 2014
"Charming, quiet retreat"
Very clean and modern surroundings. Beautiful views from bedrooms and living area. Quaint town, with small market on Thursdays. Frankie and Joe are very amicable and knowledgeable of the area. Anythi… More
Thank you for your lovely review and thank you for being our guests. we hope to see you all again someday!
18 Jul 2012
This is a comfortable and good equipped apartment with beautiful views. The villa is located in a quiet place at about 20km from beaches. The place is ideal for exploring the abruzzo region and relaxi… More
thank you very much for your review, we really enjoyed meeting you guys. Thanks also for leaving the apartment so clean! We look forward to seeing you again someday. Frankie & Joe
Beautiful ground floor apartment with garden overlooking sea and mountains. It 'about 10 km away from the sea and 23km from the mountain with ski fields in winter. And 'ideal for those who love the countryside and quiet.
Guests will be offered a welcome drink
9 May 2015
"Superb B&B with incredibly welcoming owners"
The apartment we had was very spacious and clean. The bathroom was very nice and utilized with a laundry machine and the kitchen was very well equipped too. Bedroom was comfortable with heating/AC.
Sono stato 4 giorni in questo casolare con amici. Ci si addormenta col silenzio della natura e ci si sveglia con gli uccellini che cantano...un incanto!
La casa è molto ben curata, spaziosa e confort… More
29 Sep 2015
" Un angolo di paradiso!"
Grazie all'ottima posizione di questo rustico ho passato delle splendide vacanze, spostandomi dalle vette della Majella verso le coste Abruzzesi! L'abitazione è molto accogliene, pulita e confortevol… More
8 Jan 2016
"Perfetta per un weekend in pace!"
Abbiamo soggiornato per capodanno in questa casa con altri 3 amici. Oltre all'estrema gentilezza del proprietario abbiamo avuto l'occasione di visitare i paraggi grazie alla posizione comoda e vicino … More
Questa splendida casa vacanza mi è stata suggerita da una mia amica che già l' aveva provata e non smetterò mai di ringraziarla...è situata in una bellissima posizione che vi farà godere di un pa… More
7 Aug 2015
Siamo stati ospiti della struttura a luglio..casa bellissima immersa nel verde e nella pace..il proprietario disponibile e gentilissimo!lo consiglio caldamente..unico neo un pó troppo fuori mano ma d… More
15 Jun 2015
oasi di tranquillità ,pulizia degli ambienti maniacale, colazione eccellente con dolci di fattura artigianale ed sopratutto accoglienza" Reale" del sig, Silverio .
comlimenti lo… More
Siamo stati a Villa ANGELA per circa 2 settimane. Eravamo 5 adulti e 4 ragazzi. La casa è semplice, accogliente e attrezzatura con tutti gli elettrodomestici. La posizione è leggermente fuori dal … More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 30 km; Ask owner if suitable for children;
One bedroom apartment, brand new and fully equipped with kitchen, bathroom and laundry facilities. The garden offers outdoor comfort for dining or just relaxing and there is off road parking within the grounds. Owners live in the attached property with private access. …see more
2 Jan 2016
This is lovely spacious apartment set on edge of a rural italian village with beautiful views of the Majella mountains .
We were warmly welcomed by Stephen and Jacquie who were perfect hosts through… More
Thank you for taking time to write such a great review, it is very much appreciated! We look forward to seeing you again in the near future.
10 Jul 2015
"Excellent apartment and town"
We highly recommend Majella Gardens. Having driven from Rome airport we arrived to a wonderful friendly welcome from Jacquie and Steve. The apartment is superb, modern, comfortable, and clean with all… More
30 Aug 2015
l'accueil ainsi que la qualité de l'appartement ont été exceptionnels. Un hebergement qu'il est évident de conseiller!!!… More
Since I will be staying here an entire month, I am being treated like family. The B&B is clean, every room has a little different feel, and breakfast is more than substantial. The local restaurant is … More
Location da sogno. Struttura ,pulizia ed attenzione ai minimi dettagli. La proprietaria Gabriella ci ha coccolati ed ha reso il soggiorno rilassante. Un grazie anche ad Aldo che ha illuminato il giar… More
19 Oct 2014
"lacation da favola"
eravamo di passaggio abbiamo soggiornato benissimo la camera era stupenda , la struttuta molto curata e pulita ed in fine la colazione deliziosa!!! grazie Gabriella continua così!!… More
Struttura perfetta per soggiornare in collina a pochi chilometri dal mare. Il servizio e la cortesia di Fabio contraddistinguono questo B e B rendendo la vacanze in autentici momenti di relax… More
18 Aug 2015
"Very clean and comfortable accommodation with welcoming host!"
Spacious accommodation, welcoming hosts, although I was traveling solo, this accommodation would be great for a family/group. Clean and comfortable bed. Fresh coffee, breakfast bakes and fresh fruit f… More
13 Aug 2015
"Un Angolo di Paradiso"
Abbiamo soggiornato solo un giorno siamo arrivati il 9 e ripartiti il 10....devo dire che è stato davvero un peccato non aver potuto prolungare la vacanza! Il posto è davvero rilassante e tranquillo… More
Great for children of all ages ; Air conditioning; Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner;
Casa Pretoro is a Charming, Newly-Completed Apartment in Mountain Village with Sea Views.Set in National Park, Close to Village Amenities, Ski, Beach Resorts and Airport. Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) …see more
17 Jul 2015
"Super holiday in Pretoro"
Nice location in a genuin part of Italy. Owner very friendly and helpful in everyway. We recomend it warmly. Thank you Roy & Christina… More
thank you for your revue you are welcome to return any time
24 Jul 2014
"Memorable for the right reasons"
We have stayed at 'Casa Pretoro' with and without family five times we usually don't return to a holiday location more than once but we were smitten.
The 'Casa' is in a fantastic scenic panoramic loc… More
thank you we aim to please its not to hard with our apartment being in the best place in italy
15 Oct 2014
"Wunderschöner Ort - Tolle Wohnung"
Die Lager der Wohnung im alten Dorf Pretoro ist einfach toll.
Einerseits nah am Zentrum, auf der anderen Seite ruhig und leicht erreichbar.
Die Wohnung ist groß und zweckmäßig eingerichtet.
Ski; Suitable for children age 5+; No pets allowed;
House with terrace, a medieval village, mountain, sea, beach, Majella, Pretoro, Abruzzo, B & B, stay at mountain House with terrace, a medieval village, mountain, sea, beach, Majella, Pretoro, Abruzzo, B & B, stay at moun …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
NEAR THE BEACH, NEAR THE MOUNTAIN IN THE ITALIAN COUNTRY, NEAR MAJELLA GRAN SASSO NATIONAL PARKS GOLF WINE CELLARS TO VISIT IN ALL ABRUZZO AND MANY OTHERS ACTIVITY, TREKKING, RAFTING, GOLF MOUNTAIN BIKE …see more
Quella in abruzzo è stata una vacanza indimenticabile anche e soprattutto grazie all'accoglienza che abbiamo trovato a Guardiagrele. L'appartamento è impeccabile, dotato di ogni comodità. Dall'ampi… More
5 Sep 2014
"che bel posto!"
Abbiamo deciso all'ultimo minuto di andare a trovare degli amici a Guardiagrele, quindi ho contattato Simona che si è dimostrata una persona splendida e molto disponibile.La struttura è nuova, pulit… More
23 Aug 2014
"CASA STUPENDA PER IL RELAX TOTALE"
Accolti dai proprietari in maniera eccellente.
(Si sono resi sempre disponibili durante la nostra permanenza).
La casa è dotata di ogni comfort..
Il terrazzo è il massimo!!!! Si può godere della… More
A wonderful apartment, very clean and well equiped. Wonderful view and a located to receive a wonderful breeze while a short walk to the centre of Miglianico so a quiet location.
Had a great time w… More
Thank you Mark!
I hope to see you again!
8 Sep 2014
"A stay nice and quiet"
The service was excellent. The house was neat and clean.
The only negatives are the lack of lift (the house is located on the second floor) is the lack of curtains on the windows.
The place is quiet… More
thank you for your feedback.
We will definitively place curtains for next season.
Nothing can be done for the lift!
200 yr stone farmhouse recently converted to a high standard with 12m swimming pool. Situated in four acres, 200 tree olive grove with stunning views of surrounding mountains. Large12m terrace with 4m gazebo facing south (sun all day). Short driving distance to beach. …see more
13 Oct 2014
"Secluded, private and highly relaxing"
My husband and I stayed at Olive Grove Farm in Pescara, Italy for 2 glorious weeks. If you love seclusion, privacy and total peace and quiet, this is the place for you to spend your much needed holida… More
What I didn't realise before these two guests came - it was their honeymoon - and they run the well known business "blog" iHubbub. Guests like these are a pleasure to meet
3 Nov 2013
"Fantastic location, great weather and super facilities, wonderful pool for adults and children"
A great place to chill and relax, escape from the rat race. In the middle of no where a Classic Italian farmhouse with Fabulous views of the hills and surrounding valleys. The local people are very fr… More
4 Oct 2013
"Wonderfully relaxing and completely secluded"
We like Olive Grove Farm very much. This was our fourth visit in as many years and have seen the house, grounds and pool restored. Today it is beautiful and we are very jealous of the owner. We have s… More
Lo consiglio vivamente perché è un posto curato, gradevole e rilassante.
Le camere erano mo!to pulite e arredate in stile rustico - classico, l' ambiente caldo e tranquillo.
Siamo stati veramente… More
Nearest beach 35 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Thinking of a Romantic retreat, peace & tranquility, living the true rural Italian lifestyle? Then this is the place for you. In the undiscovered area of the Parco della Majella, the greenest part Europe has to offer. A haven for hikers,cyclists,explorers or just chill! …see more
2 Jul 2015
"A unique house in a untouched beautiful area of Italy"
A perfect holiday for anyone. A beautiful location in a peaceful and friendly village and locals who made us welcome. There is so much to experience with the sea, mountains, stunning views and beautif… More
Thank you for your lovely review and am pleased you enjoyed your holiday in my home. For information of potential future clients who would like to enjoy walks in the area, please note the mountain hiking is accessible directly from the village without the need for a car journey. A car is required for the beach or for non hikers wishing to access the higher mountain areas in an easier fashion. These views are highly recommended as indicated in the reviews. Thank you again and you are welcome to return anytime. Kindest regards Rachelle
23 Sep 2014
"Home away from home, fantastic area with so much to see"
We stayed here for a week in early September. The holiday home has everything you could wish for, was very quiet, clean and comfortable. Nestled within the quaint and pretty village of Serramonacesc… More
Siamo stati in questo B&B nel mese di luglio in compagnia del nostro cane. Siamo stati accolti con grande calore dai padroni di casa che ci hanno messo a disposizione delle camere molto confortevoli e… More
Nearest beach 39 km; Ask owner if suitable for children; Car advised;
Newly refurbished Jan 2015
All year round accommodation
Close to Passo Lanciano Ski slopes beaches …see more
10 Feb 2015
"Excellent value for money, brilliant village and close to ski slopes!"
Me and four other friends (aged 19-20) stayed here for a long weekend and we all absolutely loved it! We liked every thing about it, from the town, the people, the house and the activities. We ended u… More
9 Feb 2015
"Beautiful townhouse close to local ski fields"
We recently stayed in this beautiful townhouse and had a fantastic few days of skiing - the resort is a short 15 minute drive away, with long pistes. The house itself was very clean, with all linen pr… More
1 Feb 2015
"Lovely town house close to skiing, in very friendly local town"
On arrival was given a code to get the key, which was so easy. The owners had left us a lovely welcome pack with some of the essentials- tea, coffee and wine! The kitchen was huge and very spacious, … More
This tastefully restored villa offers modern facilities and old charm. Set in quiet countryside but a short drive to the blue flag beaches of the Adriatic and also within driving distance of major and family ski resorts. Lots to do and explore in Maiella National Park …see more
16 Jul 2013
"Convenient, clean and private"
Clean restored farmhouse in a suburb of Lanciano; which made for easy commute to city and highway.(10 min) On main road to scenic drives to mountains
and easy commute to all beaches (San Vito, Fossac… More
Thank you for your review and pleased to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay. As you mention the villa is ideally situated between sea and mountains. It is a perfect place for stays throughout the year to enjoy the beach or skiing. On sunny days the terrace offers excellent sun-bathing and al fresco dining and in the colder months, the log burning fire in the dining/kitchen is a great place to relax.
11 Sep 2015
"Great villa between sea and mountains"
We had a wonderful stay. Jane had left us a "goody pack" of essentials that we much appreciated. The 2 double bedrooms were perfect for us. The roof terrace gave us space to relax, in sun or shade. We… More
Glad to hear you had a great time. It is such a stunning area with lots to experience and explore and very much untouched by tourists still.
9 May 2015
"We loved this rental!"
We come to Italy every year and rent apartments or houses.
We highly recommend Jane's house. It is extremely well furnished,
spotlessly clean and very comfortable. Jane even provides a very
The villa is in such a peaceful rural community for a relaxing time, but close to the beautiful Adriatic and stunning mountains providing plenty of activities for those seeking adventure. Come and enjoy!
A beautifully restored country villa in Castel Frentano Abruzzo, near the town of Lanciano, 20 mins from the Adriatic coast.
Sleeps 10 in 4 beds, all with air con, 3 baths. Private gardens with own pool set in 1/3rd of an acre overlooking the village of Castel Frentano. …see more
18 Jul 2014
"Just an amazing holiday!"
From start to finish this was a fantastic experience. We felt we got to know Tony well as all his correspondence was friendly, helpful and always welcome. The house itself is amazing. The photographs … More
Thank you for your kind review. We'd love to welcome you back anytime. Kind regards Tony
9 Nov 2014
"Heerlijk huis, mooi gelegen"
Fijn huis met 4 slaapkamers en 3 badkamers. Grote keuken, tuin en aparte zitkamer met kachel. Goed contact met eigenaar en alles in een prima staat.… More
Abbiamo soggiornato una settimana a metà agosto. La posizione è comodissima perché vicino all'uscita dell'autostrada e vicino al paese di Ortona. E' un posto molto tranquillo e silenzioso. La puliz… More
7 Nov 2015
"Comfortable with friendly generous hosts"
Situated in the hills of Ortona, the apartment was spacious and comfortable. We stayed there for two months using it as a base to explore other areas of southern Italy. The owners live underneath the … More
We are very glad to read your feedback, we will improve the kitchen as you focused. Thx.
Thank you for sharing your free time with us and many thanks your present.
We hope to see you again.
Mila et Domenico nous ont reçu dans une implacable et spacieuse "Villa de Charme". Quel bonheur de dîner mi-mai en terrasse dans une ambiance feutrée et profiter de l'éclairage arc en ciel provena… More
26 Sep 2015
"Well located and very comfortable house"
We enjoyed a relaxing holiday here in this house and region, Close enough to the beaches and mountains to enjoy both but you will need a car. Rural Italy, we watched the grapes being harvested from th… More
27 Jul 2014
"Perfect fortnight in rural Abruzzo"
We have just spent a wonderful two weeks in Villa de charme, Lanciano. The property exceeded expectations- very spacious for our party of 4 adults, although there is ample room for up to 8 including … More