2kms From Medieval Hill Town
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CASA FARFALLE :
Casa Farfalle is an attractively restored country house in a
secluded but accesable location only a few minutes drive
inot the closest thriving hill town hich is well provided
with good shops, excellent restautants and fascinating
architecture, old churches and medieval town walls. The
house is close to the provincial capital Macerata famous for
its renowned open air summer opera festival. Set in
ravishingly beautiful country side with wonderful views
Casa Farfalle offers a sanctuary of peace, surrounded by
lavender beds and butterflies. The interior is stylishly done
with a hand made wooden kitchen, comfortable, tasteful
furnishings and plenty of space for up to 10 people. The
owners have young children and have created a child secure
environment and provide all the necessities for babies or
A formal garden lies to the front of the house surrounding a large
terrace. A table for 8 people with large umbrellas entices alfresco
dining. For further shade and relaxation, the loggia under the
arches is set with both a lounging area and a further table for
The swimming pool is located on the next terrace down, surrounded
by the olive grove. Sun loungers are provided for 8 people as well
as further large shady umbrellas. A small seating area with table
and chairs for 4 are provided in the shade of the olive grove.
A full-fitted, hand-made maple kitchen with granite work surfaces
provides all modern conveniences (fridge-freezer, double oven -
electric oven with gas hob, microwave, dishwasher and washing
machine). A large table accommodates 8 people comfortably. Travel
high chair provided for small children. Adjacent sitting room with
comfortable sofas surrounding a log-burning stove. A wall of books
is provided for our guests, as well as a television and DVD player
(DVDs available to borrow during the stay). A small study is
located off the sitting room.
3 double bedrooms on the first floor: one double with en-suite
shower room, a further double and a twin room, both served by a
family bathroom. A large corridor links the rooms with the 3 large
arched windows overlooking the valley.3 double bedrooms on the
first floor: one double with en-suite shower room, a further double
and a twin room, both served by a family bathroom. A large
corridor links the rooms with the 3 large arched windows
overlooking the valley.
further room at the front with a single bed and travel cot available
Loro Piceno, a beautiful medieval hill town is on the hill opposite the
house is a quick drive. with two good supermarkets, butchers, cafes,
ATM, restaurants and bars.
The regional capital Macerata is a 20 minute drive with not only top
quality boutiques and restaurants but a spectacular open air opera
season in the summer.
Web site to Macerata Opera: See below.
Abbey Fiastra is a few minutes drive or cycle ride with beautiful walks
around the abbey grounds, a magnificent 12 C abbey, a choice of
excellent restuarants and horse riding.
Roman ruins at Urbsalgia are close by which makes a fascinating
tour. Loreto, Tolentino and further afield Urbino are all within easy
The local area is busy with festa and Sagras in the summer and
Aumtmn time celebrating harvests and holidays. These are great fun
for all the family, everyone staying up late into the night, eating gelati
Close by the Adriatic coast with its long white beaches and
numerous fish restaurants and nightlife is an easy 40 minute drive.
The Sibilini mountains with all their natural beauty, wonderful
walking, skiing, wild flowers and pony trekking along with water
sports on a natural fresh water lake are 45 minutes drive from the
house.The nearest beach Civitanova is a 40 minute drive offering
sandy beaches and a wide choice of fish restaurants, shops, boutiques
and coffee bars.There is a lively night life scene too. The chic resorts of
Grottamare and San Benedetto are a further 30 minutes to the south.
Monte Conero National Park is about an hours drive to the north
with well marked walks, mountain biking and excellent beaches and
restaurants at Sirolo, Numana and Portonovo. There is a local
agriturismo the closest restaurant.
See our yearly updated restaurant guide to the area for all the best
places to eat. See below Restaurant and Area Guide.
Italian Idyll as part of our booking agency offers Extra Holiday
Services inlcuding babysitting, prepared home cooked by a chef meals
on arrival, chef to come in an dcook for something special, pick up
and drop off airport and taxi service, pre arrival shopping and more.
We can help you arrange bike hire, wine tours, guided tours, cookery
demos, hang gliding, pony trekking,
canoe hire, yoga, language, painting, massages and treatments, info
on opera seasons etc. Please enquire after booking or go to: While on
Holiday in Le Marche Page on this site..
The coast is no more than minutes drive with clean white beaches,
night life, Cafe life and Countless fish restaurants.
See our Annual Restaurant guide which will be in the house.
La Vita is both a restaurant guide and a general service guide to the
The mountains are less than 25 minutes with all kinds of activities
available including a fresh water lake , restaurants and bars, quad
bike hire , hiking , absailing and horse rides.
Macerata , the provincial city , a stunning medieval walled city
holds a glorious open air opera season every summer for three
weeks - 20 minutes drive from the house.
Ancona - Stansted - Ryan Air 1.20 mins
Bologna - Gatwick - Easy Jet 2.50 mins
Rome Ciampino - BA - Easy Jet - BM - 3.40 mins
Pescara - Stansted - Ryan Air 2 Hrs
Pisa - All Major - 4 hrs.
Station 50 mins Civitanova or Porto San Giorgio/Fermo
All Major Hire Car Companies - Bookable On- Line
Rates per Week 2016
Changeover - Saturday
Not Negotiable in Peak Season
1st November 2011 - From £ 800.00 - £ 1200.00
17th May - 1st July £ 1600.00 - £ 2000.00
1st July - 1st September £ 2200.00
1st - 22nd September £ 1600.00
22nd September - 13th October £ 1400.00
|Country House 2 kms to Medieval Hill town Sleeps 10 - 5 Bedrooms Ensuite12 x 6 m Pool on Panoramic Terrace, Terraces, Lovely views, Private location.