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We stayed at the converted bakery for 11 nights. The outside of the property is adjacent to the road in the centre of Ponte de Barbarano. Inside is a large grassed area with the owners house to the side. On the far side is an events venue open onto the grass, all within the property. We were warmly greeted by Silvana and made very welcome. We were treated like one of the family. The apartment is adequately furnished and is comfortable. For me, quietness is important so I was surprised that a wedding party had been arranged one night at the events venue. Silvana was very apologetic for the noise. Also there were four large fan units for the air conditioning for the adjacent shop, restaurant and office that form part of the group of buildings, adjacent to our patio door, table and chairs. It was noisy at times to sit at the table or on a lounger due to the fans and subsequent whining noise from the units. The music for a book signing party on another evening ended soon and we went out that evening so were not disturbed further. Silvana had some of her friends back after the signing and on our return we were warmly invited in. A little irritation of the apartment was that the bathroom was small with a shower to one side with no cubicle so the water made most of the floor wet. Silvana was such a charming friendly host it feels bad to mention the issues arising but we felt somewhat unprepared for what we found. Further information on the site can be found on their website or Facebook. Look up Villa Sangiantofetti Rigon
My wife, daughter and I really enjoyed our week at ai Celtis in June 2018. The accommodation was excellent - in a beautiful stone building, spacious, comfortable and cool in a week of high temperatures. We loved eating in the sheltered courtyard surrounded by greenery and colourful plants and flowers. We were very well looked after by host Loretta who brought us a delicious breakfast every morning.
We used the apartment as a base to visit the nearby Euganean Hills (good walking trails), Padua, Vicenza, Venice and the thermal spa at nearby Abano Terme. All in all a memorable week and we were very sorry to leave.