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A FINE STONE HOUSE IN EMILIA

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
farmhouse
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday farmhouse in Bore

A fully restored 2 bedroom stone farmhoues in the lush hills of Emilia, on the borders of Parma and Piacenza. It has all the main facilities including WiFi and Sat. Tv, a terrace at the back and all the garden furniture. Its situated at the end of the village so you can enjoy your tranquillity in the large garden. A car is essential, but within any easy drive, you can discover places like Parma, Bologna, Venice, Verona, the lakes, Le Cinque Terre etc... Close by there are numerous medieval towns with there castles and markets. In nearby Salso which is a very old Spa town with its sulfuric waters, and wellness center for the girls, so while they relax the boys play golf on one of the 3 courses in the area. Also for the boys FERRARI DUCATI LOMBORGHINI MASERATI etc can be visited within the day, and the girls might go shopping in the ultra smart Fidenza shopping Village, or if you prefer hop on the train to Milan . This area is arguably the best for food and culture, so you can have a fine meal and then see an opera, being the birthplace of Verdi, Toscanini etc. Or relax unwind and sip a glass of our complimentary wine, home made from our vineyard, (of which we supply two cases) and watch the world go by. BUONE Vacanze.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed

Owner
Frank Bragoli
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
20 November, 2016

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(4 traveller reviews)

A FINE STONE HOUSE IN EMILIA
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
5

The ultimate get away into the gorgeous Italian Countryside!

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for the ultimate escape into the Italian countryside but yet still be close enough to great cities and sites - the Stone House in Emilia is the place for you! Hidden down a long, very narrow drive through the woods and outlined by a beautiful wrought iron fence. My wife and I spent 16 days in Italy celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary and we wanted to be able to stay local - off the beaten path - but yet be able to make day trips to all the best places. We stayed a week in a VRBO residence in Tuscany and then moved north to this house. Both places were perfect for us. The little tiny village of Castelletto is sleepy and quiet. The old church - the anchor of the village is beautiful and it's bell chimes ever so faintly on the hour. The people, when you see them, are friendly. Just a quick drive and you are in Vernasca, Lugagnano, or Castell Arquato. Three great little towns with every amenity. We grocery shopped and prepared some of our own meals. Frank was a huge blessing in that he gave us ideas on where to go and great places to eat - his favorite spots where he knows the owners personally. If you want to get to know Italy and truly live into the culture - this is a great way to do it. The Fine Stone House has everything you need and it sits on a beautiful piece of property. We had the entire place to ourselves and it was a great experience. There is a second separate unit in the upstairs that is also available to rent. If you want the true Italian experience and full immersion - The FIne Stone House in Emilia delivers as promised!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful traditional home in the hills

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, authentic Italian farmhouse in the sleepy village of Corti. Great place to get away from it all. Loved hearing the church bells in the morning. House is well equipped with all you need and as described online. Fifteen minutes from the closest shops/supermarket in Castell'Arquatto. Thirty minutes from the auto strada to Milano and about 75 minutes to Linate airport. Surrounded by many beautiful Italian villages with medieval Castles and absolutely amazing food!!! We visited local trattorias in Vezzolaca, Monestero and "El Ranch" all within a few minutes. Loved the local delicacy "chingali" - wild boar. Frank was a great host meeting us at the house on arrival with a case of wine and gift basket . The children loved the Christmas tree and lights that Frank had set up for our Christmas holiday. My husband and I loved the wood fireplace (well stocked with enough wood to last all winter). Waking up to snow on our last day was definitely a highlight of our trip to Bella Italia! Thank you Frank for sharing your family's ancestral home with us. Definitely recommend if you want to experience the true Italian village and food experience. Diana - Australia.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Haus sehr schön - Lage sehr ruhig

  • 4 of 5

Das Haus ist schön, praktisch, funktional aber gleichzeitig stilvoll eingerichtet, Heizung überall. Francesco, der Vermieter und seine Frau sprechen sehr gut englisch.

Um die direkt umliegenden Städte wie Mailand, la Spezia und Pisa zu besichtigen, ist die Lage noch gut (je knapp 2 Stunden). Allerdings braucht man bis Venedig oder Florenz 3 Stunden -darüber sollte man sich klar sein.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Mit der Natur in der Natur

  • 5 of 5

Ein wunderschönes Haus inmitten einer natürlichen Umgebung. Das Grundstück ist wunderbar, mit Garten, Obstbäumen, einem Holzschuppen und jede Menge Platz, auch für das Auto, das man hier draußen auch braucht. Zum Einkaufen fährt man am Besten nach Castell Arquato, wo man auch wirklich alles bekommt.

Das Haus ist perfekt eingerichtet und lässt keine Wünsche offen. An kühlen Abenden hat uns der Kamin eine angenehme Wärme beschert. Schlafräume, Küche, Bad und Wohnraum, alles ist wie beschrieben.

Das einzige Manko ist der Fernseher, der, außer BBC-News, keine Programme zeigt. Es hat uns nicht wirklich gefehlt, da wir über das super funktionierende WLan deutsches Radio empfangen konnten.

Die Gastgeber Gabriella und Frank sind sehr nette liebenswerte Menschen, die Franks Elternhaus mit viel Liebe erhalten und den Gästen einen angenehmen Aufenthalt bescheren. Inklusive dem sehr leckeren Hauswein !

Wir kommen auf jeden Fall wieder !

Danke Euch beiden !

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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Location

Vernasca
"Vernasca is a small medieval town overlooking the arda valley, the Via Franchigina is a famo..."
Fontanellato
"Historic town with castle and moat, has an antique market last saturday of each month. "
Castello di Vigoleno
"AN old medieval castle, still lived in by its noble residents"
Castell'Arquato
"One of the best medieval town in the area. "
Fidenza Village
"The best place for fashion shopping in Emilia "
Parma
"Rated as one of the best place to eat in the whole of italy "
Salsomaggiore Terme
"Famous spa town with a top spa and wellness center "
Busseto
"The birthplace of Verdi one of the top opera composers,with opera house and museum"
Piacenza
"Piacenza is the area capital,its history goes back to the roman era and a famous battle was ..."
Bologna
"The capital of the area, full of life and events, it has one of the oldest universities in t..."
Modena
"Modena or the motor valley of italy Ferrari, Lamborghini,Maserati,Pagonda, Ducati are all in..."
Maranello
"Maranello or Ferrari a must for motorheads."
Cremona
"Just across the river Po is the artistic city of Cremona the home town of the famous violin ..."
Mantua
"Mantova another city nearby famous for its culture and museums. "
Milan
"Top Italian and world centre for fashion, culture and art."
Venice
"There is only one its unbelievably beautifull. "
Verona
"The arena is a must, and for the romantics the Romeo and Giulietta balcony for a snapshot. "
La Spezia
"La Spezia is the nearest costal resort, great for daytrips,to Le Cinque Terre, Lerice,Porto ..."
Florence
"Firenze is the probably the main city for art and culture in Italy, "
Milan, Lombardy, and the Lakes
"All within a 2 hours drive are some of the most popular areas of interest. "
City of San Marino
"The smallest rebublic in the world, always gets beaten by at least 5 gaols, but is one of th..."
Liguria, Cinque Terre, and the Italian Riviera
"Liguria and the riviera, Rapallo,S.Margherita,Portofino,are some of the most famous resorts ..."
Ravenna
"Once the Roman capital of the west,Bisantium mosaic masterpieces. "
Genova
"Genova one of the biggest ports in Italy, amongst other things,famous for Pesto alla Genovese."
Pisa
"The leaning tower is one of the most recognisable buildings in the world. "
Siena
"A beautiful town famous for its historic PALIO"
Golf Club CastellArquato
"One of the 2 golf courses nearby "
Salsomaggiore Golf Club
"The 2nd golf course close by, there onther 22 in the region. "
River Park
"The aqua park has been opened for a couple of yrars,"
Antico Borgo di Tabiano Castello
"One of many restored medieval castles in the area. "
Rocca Meli Lupi di Soragna
"An old medieval manor, rich with historic events."
Lake Garda
Desenzano Del Garda
"Desenzano, and Sermione nearby sit on Lake Garda,one of the most beautiful areas of Italy al..."
Terzoni Graziano
"One of many wineries in this beautiful valley nearby. "
Como
"Lake Como part of the lake District of Northern Italy."
Lecco
"Lecco sits on the lake of Lecco a branch of lake Como."
Ferrara
"Ferrara a Renaissance city, famous for its buildings. bike capital of Italy. "
Bardi
"Bardi castle stands on a rock overlooking the Ceno valley is one of the largest of its kind ..."
Santa Maria Delle Grazie
"One of Leonardos most famous works , its in Milan and to view it one must book in advance. "
Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Parma
Nearest Barpub
9 Kilometres
Lugagnano
Nearest Golf
19 Kilometres
Castell'Arquato
Nearest Train
30 Kilometres
Fidenza
Nearest Motorway
30 Kilometres
Fidenza
Nearest Restaurant
7 Kilometres
Ca Ciancia
Nearest Ski
150 Kilometres
Monte Campione
Nearest Beach
190 Kilometres
La Spezia
Car: necessary

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Bore, Emilia Romagna

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Low Season
13 Nov 2016 - 18 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£413
for 7 nights
£413
£1,247
 
 
Festive season
19 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£582
for 7 nights
£582
£1,746
 
 
Low season
7 Jan 2017 - 31 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£464
for 7 nights
£464
£1,392
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£464
for 7 nights
£464
£1,392
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Easter Christmas and New Year periods are considered as high Season. In Winter a 50 euro excess charge maybe added for heating.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Bore in Emilia Romagna

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis

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