ADDITIONAL INFO: Independent 'ITALIAN COUNTRYSIDE' holidays
Guests prepare their own meals including breakfast in fully equipped kitchens. When booking, guests may request that some basic groceries be purchased in advance. The two nearby towns, Frugarolo and Spinetta Marengo, have well supplied shops and are easily reached - even by bicycle.
Self-catering apartments; 1 apartment for 4 guests - 1 apartment for 5 guests - 1 apartment for 6 guests - 1 apartment for 8 guests. The property is situated on 90 acres of farmland where corn, wheat, and sugar beets are grown. Approximately 200 Friesian dairy cows are also bred and raised here every season. Pheasants, partridges, and rabbits can be seen in the surrounding fields.The layout of the buildings is typical of the region, surrounded by walls and inside of which are the owner’s residence, verdant gardens, a chapel, an orchard and beehives, a swimming pool, the stalls and barns. The lodgings of the farm workers and the farm holiday apartments surround the main interior courtyard.
The apartments are in two restored residences on the farm, maintaining their original character. They are furnished with a combination of new and family pieces, in a comfortable country style. Each apartment has its own fully equipped kitchen and central heating, especially attractive to medium and long term stays in every season. Solid walls and shutters keep the apartments cool in the summer. There are no televisions or telephones in the apartments.
Prices are calculated per number of guests. We normally request a minimum 2 night stay, but we will also try to accommodate guest’s needs at the time of booking, including the possibility of providing breakfast.
Included in the price; electricity, gas, heating, bed linens and towels as well as weekly cleaning, and VAT. Extras not included in the price; more frequent cleaning or linen changes, pool towels, linens for extra beds, bicycle rentals, etc.
places to stay represent some of the best places to stay for
their excellent balance between price and quality, and are very
well situated for exploring the surrounding towns, villages and
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hotels, 'alberghi', 'agriturismi' and self-catered accommodation
recommended for this holiday destination have been included in our
selection of 'NICE PLACES TO STAY' in Italy as a result of us
personally choosing them for their mix of charm, price, quality and
location. These places are intended for 1 or 2 week summer holidays for
those wanting to simply 'get away' and relax, or to explore a
particular area of Italy. Almost all have a swimming pool or a clean
fresh water river or lake nearby for swimming in.
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