Bathing in the tranquility of the Monferrato region between the villages of Moncalvo and Asti sits Villa Amalia this beautifully decorated home, gracing views of vineyards, villages, truffle forests and valleys. Villa Amalia is set in the middle of a Unesco recognised zone, having officially become the 50th World Heritage site in Italy.
Situated at the centre of the most widely acclaimed wine and food regions in Italy, one can savour dishes made with fine truffles, taste and purchase from local famous wineries and discover the secrets of this gastronomic paradise.
Visit the local food markets in Moncalvo, Casale and Asti, where you can stock up on fresh produce; fish, fruit, vegetables and cheeses to name just a few !
Moncalvo, the closest village to the house, has wonderful restaurants and also hosts throughout the year many cultural and gastronomic events, including the white truffle fair in Autumn and the “Blue Night Blues” in the Summer.
You can enjoy hiking in the hills of this enchanting landscape, go horseback riding and mountain biking. There are lovely walks directly from the house through the local fields, or up to the local village and café/restaurant for a very Italian experience.
The property has three bedrooms and three bathrooms, formal and informal dining areas, a breakfast room and two large fully equipped kitchens with stunning views from every room. The house is perfect for enjoying warm Italian summers with lots of outdoor areas for barbecues, al fresco dining or just relaxing under umbrellas on loungers and taking in the view. The house is very cosy in winter months with two large fireplaces, under floor heating and a cinema room to catch up on all the latest movies from the house’s library.
To Genova 120 kms, Turin 70 km, Serravalle Scrivia 80kms (Designer Discount Shopping Mall) Fiera di Milano di Rho, (Host of Expo 2015), 98kms and Milan 90kms